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Electrolux Wave-Touch Series EWFLS70J
27 Inch 4.42 cu. ft. Front Load Washer with 65 Wash Cycles, 1,400 RPM, PerfectSteam, Fast Wash, Deep Clean Sanitation Cycle, "My Favorite" Setting, Perfect Balance Vibration System and ENERGY STAR Certification

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Welcome to Electrolux
Electrolux is a world leading international appliance company. They are a part in the daily life of hundreds of millions of families around the world. Each year, some 40 million consumers in more than 150 countries choose their products, such as cookers and cooktops, ovens, fridges and freezers, dishwashers, washing machines, tumble dryers, room air conditioners and vacuum cleaners. That translates to two products bought from them every second, every day of the year. In addition, they help hundreds of thousands of professional users manage and develop their businesses with their solutions for professional food service and commercial laundry. Available at AJ Madison.
Energy Info
This washer uses 118 kWh/yr and has an estimated yearly operating cost of $13.09.

The estimated yearly operating cost is based on doing 8 laundry loads a week and the 2011 national average electricity cost of $.1109 per kWh. Your operating cost will depend on your utility rates and usage.
Capacity: 5.1 cu. ft. IEC / 4.42 cu. ft. DOE
Wave-Touch Electronic Controls with LCD Display: Yes
Perfect Steam Wash System: Yes
Perfect Balance System: Yes
Luxury-Quiet Sound Package: Yes
Luxury-Design Lighting: Yes
Touch-2-Open/(Close) Door: Yes
Luxury-Glide Touch-2-Open/(Close) Dispenser Drawer: Yes
Full Fabric Stain Removal Guide: Yes
Expert Care Wash System: Yes
Integral Water Heater: Yes
Stainless Steel Wash Drum: Yes
Temperature Control: Automatic
Water Level Adjustment: Automatic
Auto Prewash Detergent Dispenser (Liquid/Powder): Yes
Auto Bleach Dispenser (Liquid Only): Yes
Auto Detergent Dispenser (Liquid/Powder): Yes
Auto Fabric Softener Dispenser: Yes
Tumble Speed (RPM): 48-52 Variable
Spin Speed: 1,400 RPM
Reversible Door: Yes
NSF Certified (Allergen and Sanitize): Yes
Cycles / Options
Total Cycles Available: 65
Specialty Cycles: 9
Individual Custom Options: 69
Wash/Rinse Temperature Combinations: 9
Temperature Selections: 6
Add Steam: 8
Spin Speed Selections: 6
Soil Level Selections: 6
Delay Start (Hours): 22
End-of-Cycle Chime: Adjustable
Installation Options
Freestanding: Yes
Under Counter: Yes (Requires Custom Built Countertop)
Stacked (Under Dryer): Yes
Pedestal: Yes
Hidden (In Closet): Yes
Second Floor: Yes
Power Supply Location: Top Right Rear
Water Inlet Location: Top Left Rear
Voltage Rating: 120V / 60Hz / 15A
Connected Load (kW Rating) @120 Volts: 1.4 kW
Watts @ 120 Volts: 1,000 Watts
Amps @ 120 Volts: 12 Amps
Dimensions and Weights
Width: 27"
Depth: 31 1/2"
Depth with 90° Door Open: 50 5/8"
Height: 38"
Approx. Shipping Weight: 247 Lbs.
  • Perfect Steam
  • Add steam to select wash cycles to gently deep clean clothes for whiter whites, better stain removal and wrinkle reduction
  • Largest Capacity Washer
  • Wash the most in one load with this 4.42 cu. ft. washer
  • Expert Care Wash System
  • State-of-the-art ExpertCare wash technology includes varied wash motions, bottom-vent steam, and fresh water rinse to deliver the best front-load cleaning performance
  • 15 Min. Wash
  • Get a perfect clean in less time with the 15 minute wash
  • Specialty Cycles
  • A cycle for virtually anything including pet beds, stuffed animals, workout gear and more
  • Wave Touch Controls
  • One simple touch and the control panel activates to display laundry options. After you make your choice, all but the options selected will fade away, returning to an elegant display
  • Luxury Design Lighting
  • Interior lighting provides visibility inside the washer - find any article of clothing quickly
  • Touch-2-Open Door
  • Washer door opens and closes easily with just a quick, light touch
  • Perfect Close Door
  • Washer door closes easily and quietly for convenience when hands are full
  • Perfect Fresh Wash Door Seal
  • Washer door is tightly sealed to lock in freshness, preventing wet clothes at the end of the wash cycle from coming into contact with outside airflow
  • Perfect Balance System
  • State-of-the-art technology keeps even oversized wash loads balanced for smooth, quiet operation. Perfect for installation upstairs, even near bedrooms
  • Washer is an ENERGY STAR qualified unit
  • Eligible for Platinum Star Limited 3 Year Warranty
  • Product must be registered within 60 days of purchase, delivery or closing. Only valid for products purchased on or after July 1, 2013
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Product Reviews
Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 172 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by This Model is 100x Better than the Last Model This is the best washer in the US! Its also the most efficient. Electrolux really did a great job with this 2nd generation wave Touch. All the little things that were wrong on the last one are now fixed and I am 150% happy now. There are way too many things i like to even list. This machine has way more cycles and options than any other machine ever made. The clothes come out so clean and soft. also the cycles aren't that long like on other machines. if you have kids and pets or a big family, GET THIS washer and dryer. YOU WONT REGRET IT! The 5.1 size is also the largest front loader out now. oh yea, and the people over at Electrolux customer service are amazing. Especially Charles. He knows these machines inside and out and is very helpful. I had some minor issues on the 1st generation model and he was super helpful, and honest which is not common these days with these big companies. This washer and dryer might cost a little more than some other high end, but trust me, you are getting your moneys worth and then some. You Have to experience it to believe it 8/23/10
Rated 5 out of 5 by Love My New Washer! I am loving this machine. it bringe new meaning to HUGE!!!! I can literally wash all the linen and all the towels at once! Great Settings! It sensors how dirty the laundry is and adjusts the wash time accordingly. I can even create my own custom wash cycles. And steam cycle releases all the stains. My clothes are cleaner then ever. I throw everything in the washer. Dont forget to use High Efficient (HE) detergent, it cuts down the wash time. Electrolux, you make one great product! 9/20/10
Rated 5 out of 5 by In a word... AMAZING! OK! I took the plunge and purchased the Electrolux Washer EWFLS70JRR. I had done so much research into washing machines that I was driving myself CRAZY! I mean, every time I thought I knew which washer to purchase, I would read mixed reviews! I joined Consumer but that didn’t help at all, because I absolutely HATED the washer they had as TOP RATED!! I seriously cannot stress enough how frustrating it was each time I used the Kenmore washing machine (my boyfriend owned it)! It tangled my clothes and did not extract enough water if I used the delicate cycle. It also took forever for the matching dryer to dry my clothes! But I digress! Back to the Electrolux EWFLS70J (RR = Red Hot Red). WOW!! While I had promised myself that I would wait a month or two before posting a review of this product, I honestly feel compelled to write about the innovation, efficiency, simplicity, beauty and absolute wonder of this product! Before owning this washer and dryer I owned the Maytag Neptune washer and dryer, which was a good set; but it absolutely cannot hold a candle to this dynamic duo! My Maytag Neptune set was 6 years old, so technology has significantly advanced… but I never… in my life… thought I would LOVE to do laundry! YES!! I went from absolutely HATING doing laundry to LOVING it… literally overnight!! The Electrolux washer has FAR exceeded my expectations. To begin with, I first did a fast 15 minute wash for my pajamas and undergarments… my clothes came out FABULOUS! In 15 minutes! Unheard of! Wonderful! The dry time needed a bit longer (a total of 26 minutes) as opposed to the 18 minutes it originally set for… but still!! 26 minutes to dry a load of laundry?! I’m EXTREMELY happy with that! Additionally, NO wrinkles at all! They looked like they were steamed, but I didn’t use the steam option. Afterwards, I loaded the washer with … are you ready for this?... 6 bath towels, 1 bath sheet towel (it’s tremendous), 8 hand towels, 2 bath mats (small towels, a little thicker than regular towels), and 5 wash cloths. This load was NO problem for the 5.1 cu. ft. capacity washer; and it did a fantastic job on my towels. The spin cycle is SUPER fast with MINIMUM vibration and sound! This wash cycle REALLY blew me away! Oh, and one more thing that I absolutely LOVE about this washer… as most front load washer owners know… many times, the front load washer doesn’t add enough water; sometimes the clothes don’t seem like they get wet enough, or suds are left in the clothes and need an extra rinse. Well, at the touch of a button this washer adds more water!! FANTASTIC!! Additionally, it’s easy to use! My delivery men must have taken out the user guide manual with the cardboard box, so I didn’t have it… but the machine is self explanatory and so easy to use! I am NOT technologically inclined, and was very worried, but it’s so easy to use, my mind was almost immediately put at ease when I realized I could actually work this high tech piece of machinery! Still, I contacted Electrolux and they’re sending out a user manual as well as a DVD (because they know most people don’t read their manuals, they created a DVD that shows you what the washer does and how to work it). So far, this washer and dryer are absolutely FABULOUS! Worth EVERY penny and then some! They cut laundry time in LESS than half!! UNBELIEVABLE, but TRUE!! Seriously, I don’t believe I actually LOVE to do laundry! I can’t wait to use the steam cycle on the washer to pre-treat heavy stains or the steam option on the dryer to take out wrinkles. I can’t wait to use the pet bed cycle for my Pomeranians’ beds! Tomorrow I’m going to change my sheets and use the sanitize cycle that kills 99.9% of bacteria!! OMG!! I AM IN LOVE with a Washing Machine!!! LOL! Oh, one thing that I’d like to strongly recommend… If you can, DO buy the optional pedestals for each unit. I put my washer and dryer in a tiny, cubby hole of a closet; so obviously, they’re stacked. I urge you to put the set side by side because the only thing I don’t love about my washer is the fact that I have to bend so low to take the clothes out. I wish I were able to purchase the pedestals for the machines, but I just didn’t have the room. If I had the units side by side on their pedestals, they would be PERFECT! Alas, Electrolux cannot do anything about the design (or lack thereof) of my apartment! I cannot recommend this washer and dryer enough. They’re simply AMAZING!! I am actually PROUD to own this product!! A HUGE THANK YOU TO ELECTROLUX FOR TURNING A CHORE INTO A FUN (YES, FUN!) ACTIVITY!! 10/5/10
Rated 5 out of 5 by impressive A very good looking washer and it works well. The wash cycle is short and uses minimal water. Clothes come out much cleaner than with my old washer. The dispenser for cleaning elements is a great bonus. I like being able to put bleach, detergent, and softener in the dispenser at the beginning of the wash. The numerous options were initially a bit overwhelming and some are repetititve, but it is a great convenience. Love the quietness of this machine. 10/6/10
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Quick Specs


  • Type : Front Load
  • Location of Controls : Front
  • Stackable : Yes


  • Width : 27 Inch
  • Depth : 31 1/2 Inch
  • Height : 38 Inch
  • Capacity : 4.42 Cu. Ft.


  • Control Type : Digital
  • Wash Cycles : 65
  • Steam Cycle : Yes
  • Temperature Settings : 6
  • Bleach Dispenser : Yes
  • Fabric Softener Dispenser : Yes
  • Stainless Steel Drum : Yes
  • Leveling Legs : Yes
  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM) : 1400
  • Reversible Door : Yes
  • Self Cleaning Lint Filter : No
  • Soak Setting : No
  • Water Heater : Yes
  • Usage : Residential

Technical Details

  • Energy Star Rated : Yes
  • CEE Rating : Tier III
  • ADA Compliant : No
  • NSF Certified : Yes
  • Amps : 15
  • Voltage : 120 Volts
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