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Key Features

  • 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity
  • SmartThinQ® Technology
  • TurboWash® Technology
  • LG Steam Technology
  • Direct Drive Motor 10-Year Limited Warranty
  • LG SideKick™ Compatible

available colors:

Graphite Steel
Suggested Price


Suggested Price

Get it All Done In Less Time

Ultra-large capacity (4.5 cu.ft.) means you have the room to do more laundry in fewer loads.

Think you can’t do laundry on the go? Think Again.

Expand the limits of your laundry room with the LG SmartThinQ® app. Select a cycle, start or stop the wash and get notifications about when your laundry will be done, all from your smartphone. It even works with the Google Assistant, so you can manage your laundry with simple voice commands.

Fast Forward Your Wash

Give big loads the same great clean while cutting your wash time by up to 30 minutes* with LG’s enhanced TurboWash® technology.

*1. Compared to an LG front 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.

Deep Clean With Steam

Our steam technology gently but powerfully penetrates fabrics to virtually eliminate dirt, odors and wrinkles.

For Small Loads
that Can’t Wait

Whether it’s your kids’ favorite shirt, yoga pants or a school uniform, washing a full load seems wasteful for just a few pieces. Now you can wash small loads that just can’t wait with the LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer or wash two loads at once to save time.

Learn more about LG SideKick™


6 Customer Care Cycles

LG SideKick™ offers six distinct wash cycles, including a special setting for active wear.

Simultaneous or Independent Operation

LG SideKick™ saves time by washing two loads at once or get it all done by washing a small load separately.    

Raises Your Washer

LG SideKick™ allows you to easily access laundry for more comfortable loading and unloading in the main washer. Compatible with all new LG Front Load Washers.

Take Control in Style.

We’ve integrated the electronic control panel into the door for a sleek, distinctive look and intuitive functionality you expect from an LG washer.

Easily Maintain &
Keep Fresh

TubClean Cycle is designed for easy, periodic maintenance to keep your washer fresh. The cycle uses water jets and intense heat (up to 149 degrees) to sterilize the tub and help keep your high-performing washer in tip-top condition.

Warranty / Certifications



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What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from My first LG Washer We have it, and we are happy, noice-less /quiet and efficient
Date published: 2018-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this machine! Love this washer, especially the small load option. It’s great when you have kids and they need their blankie washed super fast!
Date published: 2018-03-08
Date published: 2018-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Unit It is a solid unit with a lot of great features. Easy to take care of.
Date published: 2018-02-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cleans clothes better than any previous washer Very quiet operation. Spins clothes so that they are just damp and need very little dryer time. The only problem is that if the door is left ajar after a wash (as recommended by LG) water drips out of the washer and onto the floor. Sometimes over a quart. No problem if door is kept closed or completely open.
Date published: 2018-02-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Better than our old top load, but jury still out. We have had the washer almost two weeks so we haven't put it through all the paces. It is quieter and cleans better than the top load washer it has replaced. After a few days the softener tray is not emptying the flush water (the softener does empty). Not a big deal other than the fact the factory repairman isn't available for a week (we received a message that they are apparently short of techs in this area). Not reassuring. The pedestal is a worthy addition so we don't have to bend over and crawl into the machine to remove the wash. Withholding our recommendation at this time.
Date published: 2018-01-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE THIS SET I literally researched for 3 months prior to purchasing this washer/dryer set. The steam function is amazing and it is hooked up directly to your water line. All of the features are wonderful. Laundry has never been this much fun!! I have owned the set for about 9 months now with not a single problem. Follow instructions on cleaning the washer and wiping the rubber seal to prevent mildew and buildup. Could not be happier!
Date published: 2018-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use I bought my washer a month ago and love it, it’s efficient and my clothes come out of the wash very clean, the only thing that I had a problem with is the fabric softener isn’t properly going into the wash, it’s staying in the slot where you put it in, I still need to have that fixed
Date published: 2018-01-04
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I would like to stack LG WM5000HWA with compatible •LG DLEX5000W dryer is this possible. It looks like you would not be able to open top lid of washer.

Asked by: Raul68
Hello, due to the location of the detergent dispenser, nothing can be stacked on the washer or dryer. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-03-19

How much water does the washer use (maximum) per cycle?

Asked by: Mirjam
The ENERGY STAR Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity w/ On-Door Control Panel & TurboWash®, Model # WM5000HVA automatically adjusts the water level according to the size of the load and other factors. Based on an annual usage of 295 loads per year, or around 6 loads per week, as referenced by the U.S. Department of Energy test procedure, it has an Estimated Annual Water Use of 3,676 gallons/yr and a toatl weighted per-cycle water consumption of 13.14 gallons/cycle/cu. ft...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-03-05

We want a front load washer and dryer. We have a depth of 33.5" from the wall. This dimension will need to include hookups for hoses and vent. Is there a model that will fit this space? We would need a 27" wide model.

Asked by: mickey m
Hello, at this time it would seem we do not have any units that meet your specific needs. We are sorry for any inconvenience. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-03-05

Looking for replacement detergent dispensers for a WM5000HVA. The blue dispenser cups on the left side. Where can I find those for purchase.

Asked by: Spikes93
Please see the below. ^AC Left Side: Single Blue Tray -,DETERGENT And Cap -,softener Right Side: Double Blue Tray -,detergent And Cap -,softener
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2018-01-15

Can I stack the washer and dryer and still have the sidekick. 

Asked by: TheTbak
No, it would not be recommend to stack a washer and dryer onto a pedestal or pedestal washer.
Answered by: Shena
Date published: 2017-12-01

i am interested in the LG WM5000HWA washer. Is there a storage drawer available to stack underneath the machine? thank you

Asked by: leslie413
The ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 4.5 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity w/ On-Door Control Panel & TurboWash®, Model # WM5000HWA is compatible with the 27" LG Laundry Pedestal with Storage, Model # WDP4W that you can install under the washer...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-09-14

I bought lg front load washer wm5000hva had it a week and it leaked. Lowes brought me a new one had it less that 3 weeks n this one leaked  are they hooking this washer up wrong ??? Or what is going on ?

We regret the trouble you have experienced with this washing machine. Can it be determine where these leaks originate? Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 to troubleshoot this matter.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-07-06

I just purchased this washer 2 days ago. I noticed that there is an orange nozzel on top of the rubber seal of the door. I never seen it work and only noticr that it drips water at some points during the washing process. What does it do and used when.

Asked by: Banditione
We appreciate your interest in this washing machine. The nozzle in question is a water circulation valve. Due to its placement, its operation is not supposed to be obvious. For additional information about this feature, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-04-12
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