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WD200CV

Key Features

  • Compatible with select 29/30” Front Load Washers
  • 10 Year Warranty

available colors:

Graphite Steel
Suggested Price

$779.99

Suggested Price
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
CAPACITY
APPEARANCE
WASH PROGRAMS
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
POWER SOURCE
DIMENSIONS
WARRANTY/UPC

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Didn’t know I needed it til I had it :) I went back and forth before getting this extra washer. I’m SO glad that I did. I always have a couple items that didn’t make it into the laundry and this takes care of it! I’m on a time of use plan and the times vary so I can squeak out another mini load before the rates jump. The only downside is listening for the tune to add fabric softener, although I still LOVE it!
Date published: 2018-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Washer for our Daily Exercise Wear We love this washer and use it everyday to clean our daily exercise clothes
Date published: 2018-04-19
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great small washing machine with some flaws Good for small loads but the machine but the water does not fully drain well. After the second wash, there was an odor coming from, what I believe to be, sitting water. Also, detergent/softener must be added into washer. I would recommend this product if it drained water completely to avoid mold and odor.
Date published: 2018-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LG Sidekick I received my new LG Front loader along with the LG Sidekick less than 2 weeks ago thinking that it might be a while before I was able to use the Sidekick. In less than 9 days, I have used the Sidekick 3 times. I had an item or two that I didn't want to use in a full wash cycle and the Sidekick was the perfect answer. All of the items washed came out perfectly. It only has a "warm wash" cycle but that worked for all of my items. Because I wanted the tub to air dry, I did leave the lift open after the wash cycle and I did do a quick wipe of the tub but I don't think that you really need to. I'm so happy that I spent the extra dollars for this piece of electronics.
Date published: 2018-03-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice and quite. I have enjoyed the change from our last machine set. Love the small second washer. It is so nice and quite
Date published: 2018-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I really enjoyed the side kick thus far. I do all my work out clothes in it. I love being able to wash them at the same time while using the big washer. It saves so much time!
Date published: 2018-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for a big family! Large capacity, easy to use and quiet with a nice little jingle to let you know a loads done!
Date published: 2018-02-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from BEWARE THE REBATE Beware the LG Rebate "Terms and Conditions" - unless you are one of the very few that actually read every word. You may be like me you and be fooled into thinking that the rebate is available from LG if you buy the product from Home Depot, Best Buy, Sam's, BJ's, Costco among several other stores when in the "Terms and Conditions" in bold but extremely small print states " does not qualify for this mail in offer" - rather at the point of sale. After our rebate submission was rejected by LG, I talked with LG customer service and was told it was not to be since I purchased the product at Home Depot. I should have read the "Terms and Conditions". However, this is tricky advertising from LG since the print is so small showing the exclusions of the offer - even with the large posters in the store I did not see it. Good product so far and I rated it well along with large washer and dryer we purchased as well. Beware the LG rebate offers - they are not what they appear sometimes.
Date published: 2018-02-14
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ASK & ANSWER

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Can this be used as a stand alone washer without another washer?  I.e. in an RV or travel trailer?

Asked by: Jlowe
I believe it will work just fine. You'll just have to permanently push down the switch on top of the washer to simulate having the upper unit installed.
Answered by: DaMan
Date published: 2018-07-30

What is the differences between models WD200CW and WD200CV? I'm looking for a list of compatible washer models for the WD200CW but all I see referenced is WD200CV.Is the CV backwards compatible?

Asked by: Spb1
The only difference is the color of the unit, WD200CW is White and WD200CV is Graphite Steel. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2018-01-23

Where do you put the laundry detergent? As I don't see a dispenser for the 1.0 cu. sidekick pedistal washer.

Asked by: Ctand05
The The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD200CV is designed to use only High-Efficiency (HE) detergent and requires very little detergent. It comes with a dispenser and measuring device that should always be used for adding detergent. The dispenser holds a maximum of two 2 teaspoons (10g/10cc) of HE detergent. Most normal loads require only 1 teaspoon (5g/5cc) of detergent or filling the dispenser to the halfway line. The detergent is added directly into the drawer before loading your garments. Bleach cannot be used in this machine. The pedestal washer chimes repeatedly before the final rinse so liquid fabric softener can be added to the load, if desired. Only a 1/4 the amount of softener recommended by the manufacturer should be used for a normal load...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-22

How long from start to finish?

Asked by: James79
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD200CW has a six Wash Cycles on it, Normal, Intimates, Hand Wash, Active Wear, Rinse + Spin and Tub Clean. When a cycle is selected, the default time for that cycle is displayed. This time will change as modifiers or options are selected. The time shown is only an estimate and is based on normal operating conditions. Several factors such as load size, room temperature, incoming water pressure etc., can affect the actual time. The Normal cycle will show an estimated time of 39~116 minutes, Intimates will be 47~103 minutes, Hand Wash - 47 ~ 103, Active Wear - 43 ~ 103, Rinse + Spin - 8 ~ 90, and Tub Clean is 58 minutes...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-22

I have upstairs laundry room and need drip pan underneath, It has about 1 inch lip(edge) will it be able to extend the leveling legs enough to open to the draw.

Asked by: greenblm
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD200CV does not have enough clearance for you to fit a drip pan underneath. You will need the type of drip pan that the unit can fit into that will have enough clearance so as to not impede opening the draw. The leveling legs are only for leveling the machine and raising them up unnecessarily will cause excessive vibrations...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-22

Can you add a sidekick washer to an all in one unit or is it only compatible with the washer and dryer set?

Asked by: Shortie32203
The LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD200CV is compatible with LG Front Load Washers that have a width of 29" and installs under them like a Laundry Pedestal. LG Does not make any All-In-One Washer/Dryer Combo units that have a width of 29". They do, however, make the LG Front Load Washer / Dryer Combo, Model # WM3997HWA which has a width of 27" and is compatible with the LG 1.0 cu. ft. LG SideKick™ Pedestal Washer, LG TWINWash™ Compatible, Model # WD100CV which is designed for compatibility with LG Front Load Washers manufactured from 2009 or later...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-22

Will the sidekick be available to purchase in the UK and if so when?

Asked by: Louloubelle
Hi LouLoubelle. Regrettably, product availability, release dates, and pricing for products is only available in the country in which the product is marketed and sold. Our offices in the U.S. will only have information for the U.S. and you will need to contact our LG Support Center in the U.K. for inquiries on if and when it will be available for purchase in the U.K. You will find their telephone number and links to their Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTune support pages on their site at http://www.lg.com/uk...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-01-22

Can this be used with a top loader

Asked by: DbleD
They are not compatible. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2017-12-19
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