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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
  • TurboWash™ Technology
  • 5.2 cu.ft. Mega Capacity
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • Steam™ Technology
  • ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2015

$1499.99

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Are HE detergents recommended for the LG STEAM WASHER WITH TURBOWASH ?

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2 years, 10 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, 9 months ago
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Yes, all of our washing machines have been developed for use with HE detergents only.
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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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2 years, 2 months ago
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laundry
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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.
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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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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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according to the manufacture you would void the warranty if you don't use their new hoses with their machine so i find it funny if they wouldn't supply you with the hoses. That said every washer I've bought had came with fill and drain hoses. The drain hose is part of the machine itself and the water fill hoses are always inside the tub if not in a bag attached to the machine. Bought the wm8500hva and was told it didn't have any hoses by the delivery boys but it was inside the tub as it always is. If you open the washer and there is no hoses and warranty package inside the tub or on the machine call the retailer or manufacturer immediately.
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Drain hose yes, fill hoses no. You need to supply those. The drain hose is permanently connected to the washer.
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We appreciate your interest in this washing machine. The inclusion of these accessories depends upon the model purchased. The WM8000HVA has the drain hose and Water Hoses both listed as included accessories.
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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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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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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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DLGX8001V
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The matching dryers are the electric DLEX8000V or the gas DLGX8001V.
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