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WM8000HVA
WM8000HVA
WM8000HVA
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WM8000HVA
WM8000HVA

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5.2 cu. ft. Mega Capacity TurboWash™ Washer with Steam™ Technology

WM8000HVA

COLORGraphite Steel   White
  • ENERGY STAR® MOST EFFICIENT 2014
  • TurboWash™ Technology
  • World Record* - 5.2 cu.ft. Mega Capacity
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • Steam™ Technology

$1499.99

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Door

Can you get this machine with the door opening from the left?
1 year, 2 months ago
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Jason
FL
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I was informed by the delivery guys that this only opens from the right, but the drying can be switched to match it.
7 months ago
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smithsajn
Indianapolis
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Yes. You can request the direction the door opens on both the washer and dryer.
8 months ago
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NotSoHappyTeacher
Longview, Texas
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Standing facing the front of my washer when I open the door it swings to the left. The hinges that hold the washer door on the machine are on the left. However if you get the matching dryer that door opens to the right
1 year, 1 month ago
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5MenAndALady
Mifflintown,PA
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Hello Jason, sorry all units only come as specified and washer doors (unlike dryer doors) are not reversible.
1 year, 2 months ago
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Are HE detergents recommended for the LG STEAM WASHER WITH TURBOWASH ?

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2 years, 3 months ago
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Yes, absolutely necessary to use HE detergents to prevent damage to the machine. I find I use less detergent, too because the machine is so efficient in cleaning.
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2 years, 2 months ago
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FoxyRN
Naples, FL
 
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Yes
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2 years, 3 months ago
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Yes, all of our washing machines have been developed for use with HE detergents only.
2 years, 3 months ago
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just bought new house very excited when I saw washer,steamer washing machine in laudry room,but I noticd a mildew ordor in room I opened door of front loading machine and WHEW I smell mildew.The machines are only year old previous owner put them in they left sales receipt in house papers (vendors,etc) booklet What do I do to get rid of mildew odor.Concerned that it will be on clothes that we wash.We have settled on this beautiful home and moving in 3-14 HELP
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1 year, 8 months ago
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laundry
Boca Ratan,Fla 33433
 
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You need to run a "clean" cycle. This setting is on the machine and I'm pretty sure you can use the recommended bleach amount with this special cycle.
Also, always leave the washer door cracked so that it can air out when you're not using it.
1 year, 5 months ago
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JD123
Orlando, FL, USA
 
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My previous front loader also had this problem. The rubber gasket did not have a proper drainage and the sitting water and hence the mildew odor. I left the door open, used something to turn off the interior light. I also used some commercial cleaners and occasionally used clorox in a rinse cycle.
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1 year, 7 months ago
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Lindilou
Steilacoom, WA
 
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First investigate where the odor actually is strongest, may not be the machine itself but rather from moisture trapped in adjacent wallboard. Look for potential water leaks around on walls near water supply and device connection. If in/on wall you will need to use a proper mildecide available at most Home Depot or Ace Hardware stores to kill the growth. In some situations you may need to remove and replace the old wallboard plus 12" in all directions (wallboard tends to wick water). Make sure you allow two to four days for the area under the wallboard to dry out before replacing with new as it will just grow back if left untreated and dried properly.

IF odor emanates from machine try running a couple of cycles with use of chlorine bleach. Bleach kills mildew and may just be all you need.
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1 year, 8 months ago
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washer and dryer

Can you put the dryer on top of the front-loading washer?
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Yes - that is what I have and it works great - installers did a great job stacking the washer and dryer - not a peep of vibration at all
4 months, 4 weeks ago
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Mike
Atlanta
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No and unless you are 10 ft tall you couldn't reach controls
But you can put a board on top of them to make laundry
Table for folding etc.
5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Wilmabel007
West palm beach Fl
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Your interest in the LG - 5.2 Cu. Ft. 14-Cycle Mega Capacity High-Efficiency Steam Front-Loading Washer, model number WM8000HVA is greatly appreciated. Stacking the dryer on top of the washer is not an option. That might be advisable to place that much weight on top of the controls of the washer as the top is not designed to support that kind of weight...IFV
6 months ago
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LGAnswers
Englewwod, NJ
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How much space is required in addition to the depth dimension in the specs of the 9.0 Mega Dryer for hookup?
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2 years, 3 months ago
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depth to front of mine installed is 37" pushed all the way back (door closed) and 62" with the (door open 90 degrees) height is 41" without the pedestals 55" with the pedestals I hope this helps
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2 years, 3 months ago
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If you download the manual from the support page ( page 12 ) has the diagrams for proper installation along with measurements.

http://www.lg.com/us/support-product/lg-WM8000HVA#
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