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4.3 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity TurboWash™ Washer with Steam™ Technology

  • WM4070HWA

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Key Features

  • TurboWash™ Technology
  • Ultra Large 4.3 cu. ft. Capacity
  • Direct Drive Motor 10 Year Manufacturer's Limited Warranty
  • ColdWash™ Technology
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
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Laundry At the Speed of Life

Soccer practice. Groceries. Dinner. Dishes. Shouldn't your laundry move as fast as you? Now it can, with LG's enhanced TurboWash® technology. Powerful high-pressure nozzles save 30 minutes per load, cutting wash time by half—without shortcutting cleaning performance, even on larger loads. Innovation that keeps up with your family calendar? That's not just laundry done fast—it's laundry at the speed of life.

*Compared to an LG top load washer without TurboWash. Based on AHAM-HLW-1-2010 test protocol. Cotton / Normal or comparable cycle at default settings, 8 lb. loads. Excludes quick wash or comparable cycles intended for small, lightly soiled loads only.

More free time

More free time

Towers of towels, piles of sweatshirts, and a mountain of jeans? Go for it. The ultra large capacity (4.3 cu.ft.) tub lets you do more laundry in fewer loads. That’s time saved and sore backs avoided.

Experience Steam Cleaning

There's no clean like a steam clean. Our Steam™ technology gently but powerfully penetrates fabrics to virtually eliminate dirt, odors and wrinkles.

Count on it

When you buy a washer, you want something reliable that you can count on. Because the Direct Drive Motor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the motor with a 10-year warranty.

The hottest thing in cold clean

Using the cold cycle on your washer doesn’t have to mean compromising. ColdWash™ technology uses cold water and enhanced washing motions to penetrate deep into fabrics, giving you cold water savings with warm water performance.

All the right moves

All the right moves

Get your clothes clean and experience a smarter way to wash with our innovative 6Motion™ technology. Each wash cycle combines up to 6 different wash motions to provide a revolutionary cleaning experience.

Save money. Save energy.

Save money. Save energy.

When your washer uses about 30% less energy and half the amount of water used by regular washers, you’re going to make an impact—on your utility bills, your energy and water consumption, and most importantly, the environment.

SUMMARY
Design Style Front Loader
Steam Yes
TurboWash™ Yes
Stackable Yes
CAPACITY
Capacity 4.3 cu. ft.
APPEARANCE
Design Look Front Control
Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display Yes
Dial-A-Cycle™ Yes
ENERGY
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
WASH PROGRAMS
No. of Programs 14
Wash Programs Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Large, Perm. Press, Delicates, Hand Wash/Wool, Speed Wash, Tub Clean, Sanitary, Allergiene™, Heavy Duty, Bright Whites™, Towels, Drain+Spin, Small Load
No. of Options 12
Options Prewash, Rinse+Spin, Delay Wash, Custom Program, Extra Rinse, Child Lock, ColdWash™, Signal On/Off, Steam, FreshCare™, TurboWash™, Drum Light
No. of Wash/Rinse Temps Extra Hot, Hot, Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
Spin Speeds Extra High (1,300 max.), High, Medium, Low, No Spin
No. of Water Levels Automatically adjusts to the size of load
No. of Soil Levels 5
FABRIC CARE FEATURES
TurboWash™ Yes
Steam™ Yes
ColdWash™ Option Yes
Allergiene™ Cycle Yes
SenseClean™ System Yes
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
4 Tray Dispenser Prewash, Main Wash (with liquid detergent cup), Bleach, Fabric Softener
TrueBalance™ Anti-Vibration System Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
LoadSense Yes
Status Indicator(s) Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
Internal Water Heater Yes
LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
Easy Loading TilTub™ Yes
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
Motor Type Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 1,300
Axis Horizontal
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet PCM
Control Panel Plastic
Top Plate Painted
Transparent Glass Door Yes
Door Rim Large Square Chrome Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover
Available Colors White, Graphite Steel
POWER SOURCE
Ratings UL Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 10 Amps
Type Electric
OPTIONS
Pedestal WDP4W
Pedestal (WxHxD) 27" x 13 3/5" x 28 2/5"
Stacking Kit KSTK1
DIMENSIONS
Product (WxHxD) 27" x 38 11/16" x 29 3/4" (51" D with door open)
Carton (WxHxD) 29 1/2" x 42 1/4" x 31 1/4"
Weight (Product/Carton) 200.8 lbs/215.6 lbs
WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor, Lifetime on Drum
UPC 048231 012805

What People Are Saying

Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 115 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by This product is great The washer is great! It's efficient, quiet, and does a great job! August 9, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by LG has it right with this washer! An excellent washer overall quiet,fast and efficient perfect for families, large capacity makes for less loads without sacrificing wash quality August 1, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by LOVE THIS WASHER This washer is the best one yet. After having owned a number of top rated washers this LG far surpasses all others in terms of quality and features. August 2, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Love the excellence in this front load washer This is the best washer I have ever owned. It is beyond efficient and looks amazing. Love the tune it plays when the wash is done. All around excellent product. June 12, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Love this washer! I love my washer! I have limited space but I was able to get this washer and the matching dryer with a stacking kit to fit my space with room to spare. It is so quiet we got up several times in the beginning to see if it was still running. And with having a king sized bed I needed the capacity to wash my bed coverings. Thanks LG! July 11, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great Machine Very impressed with this unit. It is bit nosey at times but does a great job washing clothes May 9, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 It does everything! I am very pleased with this washer. The wash cycle is fast and my clothes are just as clean as they have been with longer cycle washers. The spin at the end of the cycle is very good, and all excess water is out of my clothes. I didn't know clothes could be spun well. May 6, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Completly Satisfied I recently purchased this washer at Home Depot and I have been very satisfied so far. I searched a long time and read many reviews and I finally decided to make the purchase, I have been very happy with my decision. The washer is very user friendly and offers many settings and runs very quietly and effeciently. Although the product is pricey it's worth the cost.Great purchase! April 21, 2015
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Which electric dryer best matches up with this washer?

I will be stacking a pair and was wondering which electric dryer would best match up with this washer for that purpose?
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We appreciate your interest in this washer and electric dryer. According to our specification sheet, the matching ELECTRIC dryer would be model DLEX4070W.
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Is there a rebate on lg washer and dryers?

Model # Wdryer DLGX3471M3740HWA
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We appreciate your interest in this washer and dryer set. We do not have any rebates currently posted on our website. It is recommended to check with your dealer about such offers.
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As it turns out, all washers have the hinges on the left.
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I am trying to determine what washer/dryer will fit in my laundry room, but I can't find anything indicating the required clearance between the wall and the washer/dryer. How much additional room (if any) do I need to leave behind the appliances? Is this included in the product dimension?
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As it turns out, the installation clearances aren't included in the product dimensions.

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Each side: 1"
Behind unit: 4"

Product (WxHxD):
27" x 38 11/16" x 29 3/4"
(51" D with door open)

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i want to compare different front loaders. data is very valuable in selling machines
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It uses 3.2 gallons of water for each cubic foot of laundry.
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