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1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible

  • WD100CV

  • Graphite Steel

Key Features

  • Compatible with select 27” Front Load Washers
  • 10 Year Warranty
LG Twinwash Video

Built-in Convenience

Add the ingenious LG SideKick™ pedestal washer to your LG TWINWash™ compatible washer to tackle two loads of laundry—both large and small—at the very same time.

1.0 cu.ft. Right-Size Capacity

The mighty mini. The LG SideKick™ is specially designed for your small, custom-care laundry loads. You can clean days of sweat-laden spin class gear now rather than waiting for a full load in your regular washer. Your clothes (and family) will thank you.


Magnetic Remote Control*

Just press play. Grab the multi-function remote control RCW1 to start, stop or select a cycle on your LG SideKick™ washer. Plus, it's magnetic, so you can attach it to the side of your washer, dryer or other metal surface.

Specialty Cycles

Hand wash care, now hands free. With special cycles for Intimates, Hand Wash and Active Wear, each setting is designed to deliver a thorough clean and proper fabric care for your items. There's even a convenient Tub Clean cycle to keep your LG SideKick™ fresh and in tip-top condition.

Made for Each Other

The LG SideKick™ is LG TWINWash™ compatible and made to work with many different LG washers. Is yours one of them? Check out our handy PDF to see. 

Design Style LG SideKick™
TwinWash™ Compatible Yes
Capacity 1.0 cu. ft.
Electronic Control Panel with LED Display Yes
Touch Buttons Yes
3 Motion Technology Yes
No. of Programs 6
Wash Programs Normal, Intimates, Hand Wash, Active Wear, Rinse + Spin, Tub Clean
No. of Options 3
Options Warm Water, Extra Rinse, Child Lock
No. of Wash/Rinse Temps 2 (Warm, Cold)
TwinWash™ Compatible Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
Motor Type Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 700
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet PCM
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Painted
Door Rim Plastic / Chrome
Door Cover Transparent Tinted Semi-Circle Cover
Available Colors Black Stainless Steel (K), White (W), Graphite Steel (V)
Ratings UL Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 5 Amps
Type Electric
Magnetic Remote Control Remote RCW1 sold separately
Product (WxHxD) 27" x 14 1/8" x 30 3/4" (50 1/2 with drawer open)
Carton (WxHxD) 29" x 16 13/16" x 33 1/16"
Weight (Product/Carton) 100 lbs / 110 lbs
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor, Lifetime on Drum
UPC 048231015165

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bad Bearings LG Sidekick WD100CW After only 15 months old the bearings went bad and LG wouldn't help me.
Date published: 2018-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Small load perfection I have used the LG Sidekick for around three months and have loved it. It does exactly what I need. I use it when washing a small load, or delicate items and/or at the same time using my larger machine for larger loads.
Date published: 2017-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Love Love the LG Sidekick Washer We recently purchased the LG sidekick with the front loader washer & dryer. It’s very convenient for the smaller loads and it still holds a good amount of clothes! Easy to use. Wish we had purchased sooner! Looks great too! Transitioning all of our appliances to LG as the need arises. Their products actually do what they promise and last. You will not be disappointed ! Life is so good when using LG products!!!!!
Date published: 2017-11-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from New option in washing Bought a month ago and it has worked great. Use it for intimates and exercise apparel, also for small loads that I need in a hurry. Gets them clean but is gentle. Everyone needs the option of a small washer, saves our natural resources. So glad I decided to purchase.
Date published: 2017-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great addition Purchased this about a month ago as part of a suite. It may be the best part of the bundle as it saves time, is efficient for small items and looks great.
Date published: 2017-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product We use this all the time for small loads and it's amazing
Date published: 2017-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love my sidekick. Perfect for uniforms I had this about a month. Been great to keep sports uniforms caught up. My new fav.
Date published: 2017-10-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great addition! I’m really pleased with a SideKick washer for delicate dresses and school uniforms
Date published: 2017-10-30
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Can the sidekick and compatible washer be installed upstairs laundry room with the combined weight? It's a brand new construction.

Asked by: Killfest4
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CV weighs 100 lbs. It can be installed under any compatible LG Front Loading Washer that is manufactured after 2009 and regardless of which floor they are installed on, your floor must be strong enough to support the weight of the washer and the pedestal washer when fully loaded without flexing or bouncing. If your floor has too much flex, you will need to reinforce it to make it more rigid. A floor that is adequate for a top-loading washing machine is not adequate enough for a front loading washer due to the difference in spin speed and direction and if not solid enough, your washer will vibrate and you will hear and feel the vibration throughout your house...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-12-04

Would both washer and SideKick share the same electrical outlet with an adapter? As the laundry set plus SideKick need total 3 outlets which is not common in laundry room..thx

Asked by: Aslan
There is a warning issued in the owner's manual for LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CK that states, "For best performance, plug the washer into its own individual outlet. If necessary, use a new, UL-listed 3-prong adapter or 3-wire extension cord with a 3-prong (grounding) plug rated at no less than the branch circuit. Do not use an extension cord longer than three feet. Failure to follow these warnings can result in serious injury, fire, electric shock, or death. The outlet must be grounded in accordance with current wiring electric codes and regulations. Time-delay fuse or circuit breaker is recommended."...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-09-29

Is it possible to turn off the chime on the Side Kick as is possible on large LG washer? 

Asked by: Detergent1
The melody that signals the completion of a cycle on the LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CK, cannot be turned off...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-09-25

What type of water is supposed to be used when running the Rinse/Spin cycle? Cold, warm, or hot? The manual does not indicate anything for this option. Thank you.

Asked by: WD100CK
We appreciate your interest in this washer. The pedestal washer would do a cold water rinse.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-08-24

Can it be used under a new lg dryer instead of washing machine.

Asked by: abbyrum
I apologize, but no; this pedestal washing machine is designed for compatibility with only certain other products. Check our website, at, to see which washing machine models are designed for compatibility with this device.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-06-07

Can this unit be used without another unit on top of it? I am interested in using it on top of my kitchen counter. Thank you.

Asked by: lorfalcon
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CW installs beneath a compatible LG Front Load Washer just like an LG Laundry Pedestal. It cannot be used as a standalone unit...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-11-11

Why can't I use some form of bleach in the sidekick washer 

Asked by: lescunn
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CW does not have a bleach dispenser so if you used bleach, any bleach residue that remains in the tub will spoil the next set of garments that you wash that do not require bleach...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-05-27

Will this TWIN WASH Pedestal work with the LG Washer/Dryer Combination model# WM3997HWA?

Asked by: James from SEA
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CW is compatible with LG Front Load Washers from 2009 and later and installs under compatible LG Front Loaders just like a regular LG Laundry Pedestal. It is compatible with your LG Front Load Washer / Dryer Combo, Model # WM3997HWA...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-05-09
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