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Product Information
Brand: Maytag
Model: MHW5500FW
Appearance
Type: Front Load
Color: White
Stackable: Yes
Location of Controls: Front
Dimensions
Width: 27 Inch
Depth: 32 15/16 Inch
Height: 38 3/4 Inch
Capacity: 4.5 Cu. Ft.
Features
Control Type: Digital and Knobs
Wash Cycles: 10
Steam Cycle: Yes
Temperature Settings: 5
Bleach Dispenser: Yes
Fabric Softener Dispenser: Yes
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Leveling Legs: Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200
Reversible Door: No
Self Cleaning Lint Filter: No
Soak Setting: No
Includes Hoses: No
Water Heater: Yes
Usage: Residential
Technical Details
Energy Star Rated: Yes
CEE Rating: Tier III
ADA Compliant: Yes
Amps: 15
Voltage: 120 Volts
GTIN
UPC: 883049385112

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Maytag MHW5500FW
27 Inch 4.5 cu. ft. Front Load Washer

  • PowerWash
  • Steam
  • Sanitize
  • 10 Wash Cycles
  • 1,200 RPM
  • Internal Heater
  • Stainless Steel Drum
  • ENERGY STAR Rated
  • ADA Compliant
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Quick Specs

Product Information
Brand: Maytag
Model: MHW5500FW
Appearance
Type: Front Load
Color: White
Stackable: Yes
Location of Controls: Front
Dimensions
Width: 27 Inch
Depth: 32 15/16 Inch
Height: 38 3/4 Inch
Capacity: 4.5 Cu. Ft.
Features
Control Type: Digital and Knobs
Wash Cycles: 10
Steam Cycle: Yes
Temperature Settings: 5
Bleach Dispenser: Yes
Fabric Softener Dispenser: Yes
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Leveling Legs: Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200
Reversible Door: No
Self Cleaning Lint Filter: No
Soak Setting: No
Includes Hoses: No
Water Heater: Yes
Usage: Residential
Technical Details
Energy Star Rated: Yes
CEE Rating: Tier III
ADA Compliant: Yes
Amps: 15
Voltage: 120 Volts
GTIN
UPC: 883049385112

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Description

27" 4.5 cu. ft. Front Load ENERGY STAR Washer
With a 4.5 cubic-foot capacity, this front-load washer can wash up to three baskets worth of laundry in one cycle. If space is at a premium, the stack kit allows the dryer to be installed on top of the washer. Or, 15-inch tall, color-matched pedestals raise the washer and dryer to a more comfortable working height, and the large drawer provides convenient storage options.

Wash cycles include Normal, Powerwash, Cold Wash, Delicates, Clean Washer with affresh, Drain & Spin, Rapid Wash, Bedding, Sanitize, Allergen, and Wrinkle Control. The best cleaning in the industry is driven by the PowerWash system, featuring the extra cleaning action of the PowerWash cycle and an internal heater. Under the Fresh Hold option, an internal heater gives detergent a powerful boost, helping it to work harder against stubborn stains with increased water temperature, contributing to the best cleaning in the industry driven by the PowerWash system. Meeting ENERGY STAR qualifications, this washer exceeds government standards to help conserve natural resources and save money on utility bills.

About Maytag
Together, Whirlpool and Maytag emerge a more compelling company positioned to deliver the most innovative portfolio of products and services to consumers throughout the world. Together, they will continue to find new ways to delight consumers while striving to fulfill their vision of "Every Home . . . Everywhere with Pride, Passion and Performance." Now more than ever, they believe that their bold innovation and designs will connect with consumers in meaningful ways that will last a lifetime.

Energy Info

This clothes washer uses 75 kWh/yr. and has an estimated yearly operating cost of $10 - $12 with an gas - electric water heater.

Your operating costs will depend on your utility rates and use. The estimated operating cost is based on 8 wash loads a week and a 2015 national average cost of $0.121 cents per kWh.

For more information, visit www.eia.gov.

Specifications

OVERALL SPECIFICATIONS
Capacity:  
4.5 cu. ft.
ENERGY STAR:  
Qualified
Control Type:  
Tap Touch
Display Type:  
Cycle Indicator Lights with Digital Time Remaining
Feedback-Status Indicators:  
Estimated Time Remaining; Sensing; Add Garment; Steaming; Done; Delay Wash; Door Locked; Clean Washer Reminder
LED Color:  
Amber
Drum Material:  
Stainless Steel
Automatic Dispense System:  
Detergent, Fabric Softener & Bleach
Load Size Sensing Technology:  
Automatic
Out of Balance Sensing:  
Yes
Suspension System:  
2 Springs and 4 Dampers
WASH CYCLES
Number of Wash Cycles:  
10
Washer Cycle Selections:  
Normal; Powerwash; Cold Wash; Delicates; Clean Washer with affresh; Drain & Spin; Rapid Wash; Bedding; Sanitize; Allergen; Wrinkle Control
WASH OPTIONS
Option Selections:  
Steam for Stains; Extra Rinse; Delay Wash; End of Cycle Signal; Control Lock; Fresh Hold
Number of Soil Levels:  
4 - Extra Heavy, Heavy, Normal, Light
Number of Spin Speeds:  
5 - Max Extract, High, Medium, Slow, Off
Maximum Spin Speed:  
1,200
Temperature Selections:  
Cold, Cool, Warm, Hot, Extra Hot
POWER & RATINGS
Electrical Requirements:  
120V/60Hz/15A
ADA Compliant:  
ADA Height and Side and Front Reach Compliant
CEE Tier:  
Tier III
UL:  
Yes
Energy Factor:  
2.92
Water Factor:  
3.2
Motor Drive Type:  
Direct Drive
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
Width:  
27"
Depth:  
32 15/16"
Depth with Door Open 90┬░:  
52 15/16"
Height:  
38 3/4" - 39 3/4"
Shipping Weight:  
245 lbs.

Features

PowerWash System
  • The best cleaning in the industry is driven by the PowerWash system, featuring the extra cleaning action of the PowerWash cycle and an internal heater.
Steam for Stains Option
  • The Steam for Stains option gives your washer an advantage in the fight against grime with a combination of water temperature and steam to work on removing stains.
Sanitize Cycle
  • The Sanitize cycle on select Maxima washers removes 99.9% of household bacteria.
4.5 cu. ft. Capacity
  • The 4.5 cu. ft. capacity of Maxima washers is designed to tackle your toughest loads.
Fresh Hold Option
  • An internal heater gives detergent a powerful boost, helping it to work harder against stubborn stains with increased water temperature.
Cold Wash Cycle
  • Extra cleaning action and an active soak help wash away tough stains, while giving you the energy savings and gentle cleaning power of cold water.

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