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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. 

SUMMARY
Design Style LG SideKick™
TwinWash™ Compatible Yes
CAPACITY
Capacity 1.0 cu. ft.
APPEARANCE
Electronic Control Panel with LED Display Yes
Touch Buttons Yes
WASH PROGRAMS
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
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
Motor Type Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 700
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
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)
POWER SOURCE
Ratings UL Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 5 Amps
Type Electric
ACCESSORIES
Magnetic Remote Control Remote RCW1 sold separately
DIMENSIONS
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
WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor, Lifetime on Drum
UPC 048231015165

What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice addition The pedestal washes small loads quickly and well, plus it provides a stable base for the washer unlike some hollow pedestals. My only complaint is the lack of a hot water wash.
Date published: 2017-06-15
Rated 1 out of 5 by from rusting My washer is barely a year old and due to some minor scratches is rusting in the wash bin. It is within the warranty period but LG does not cover it and there is not a paint for stainless steel to cover it. My extended warranty bought through Best Buy doesn't cover it either as it is cosmetic.
Date published: 2017-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Handy to have around! The SideKick has come in handy when I only had a couple of items to wash.
Date published: 2017-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Time saver! I have owned this and been using this mini machine for month and a half and love it! I use it was much as my full size. I put small loads in it, while running my regular size washer and I get my laundry done in twice the time. I wash things that need to be hung to dry other times I throw socks and underware in the bottom because I don't want to wash them with other stuff but put towels in the top then I dry them together. I could probably live without it but I would definitely cry!! My only con is I wish it had a hot water wash option
Date published: 2017-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great machine This machine is incredible. If someone is using the big machine can wash smaller load underneath. Hand washing feature is nice. Remote control is the icing on the cake
Date published: 2017-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this unit My husband had to put unit together since they were not puchased at the same time. delivery would not install It. Would be nice to not have to put rinse in duing Rinse cycle.
Date published: 2017-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for small loads I love the sidekick. It is perfect for small loads. Does a great job cleaning too!
Date published: 2017-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! This little guy is wort the money. It has really helped speed up the laundry process and works so well on those short loads. I have also used it for my bras and they come out looking brand new! Feels great not having to hand wash my bras anymore.
Date published: 2017-03-05
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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 http://www.lg.com/us/twinwash/pdf/LG-TwinWash-Compatibility-Chart.pdf, 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: 2017-05-30

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

Why is my washer beeping half way through the cycle 

Asked by: 3smellyboys
We appreciate your interest in this washing machine and its operations. We would appreciate additional information regarding this matter. Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-05-04

Can you use the side kick if you stack your washer and dryer?

Asked by: Jlemay
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CW is designed to be installed under a compatible LG Front Load Washer, just like a regular LG Pedestal and just like a regular pedestal, it cannot be used under a stacked washer/dryer. That would be too much weight for it to support...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-04-20

It is leaving water after it has been done for over five minutes. States after 4 minutes it dispenses the remaining water and it is not.

Asked by: Ttracey
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this washing machine. If this device is not draining properly, then the washer may be experiencing a clog in the drain or the pump. If this does not resolve the matter, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-02-16

Is the remote included or is it sold separately?

Asked by: dpfree
The remote is sold separately. 
Answered by: Remres
Date published: 2017-02-16
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