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Product Information
Brand: LG
Series: Wave Series
Model: WT5170H
Appearance
Type: Top Load
Stackable: No
Location of Controls: Rear
Dimensions
Width: 27 Inch
Depth: 28 1/4 Inch
Height: 43 7/8 Inch
Capacity: 4.7 Cu. Ft.
Features
Control Type: Digital and Knobs
Wash Cycles: 14
Steam Cycle: No
Temperature Settings: 5
Bleach Dispenser: Yes
Fabric Softener Dispenser: Yes
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Leveling Legs: Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1100
Reversible Door: No
Self Cleaning Lint Filter: No
Soak Setting: Yes
Water Heater: Yes
Usage: Residential
Technical Details
Energy Star Rated: Yes
CEE Rating: Tier III
ADA Compliant: No
Amps: 15
Voltage: 120 Volts

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LG Wave Series WT5170H

27 Inch Top-Load Washer
  • 4.7 cu. ft. Capacity
  • 14 Wash Cycles
  • 12 Options
  • ColdWash Option
  • Load Size Sensing
  • WaveForce Technology
  • Dual LED Display

Quick Specs

Product Information
Brand: LG
Series: Wave Series
Model: WT5170H
Appearance
Type: Top Load
Stackable: No
Location of Controls: Rear
Dimensions
Width: 27 Inch
Depth: 28 1/4 Inch
Height: 43 7/8 Inch
Capacity: 4.7 Cu. Ft.
Features
Control Type: Digital and Knobs
Wash Cycles: 14
Steam Cycle: No
Temperature Settings: 5
Bleach Dispenser: Yes
Fabric Softener Dispenser: Yes
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Leveling Legs: Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1100
Reversible Door: No
Self Cleaning Lint Filter: No
Soak Setting: Yes
Water Heater: Yes
Usage: Residential
Technical Details
Energy Star Rated: Yes
CEE Rating: Tier III
ADA Compliant: No
Amps: 15
Voltage: 120 Volts

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Builder?

Contact us for
special pricing & volume discounts
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Description

LG Electronics pursues its 21st century vision of becoming a true global digital leader who can make its customers worldwide happy through its innovative digital products and services. LG Electronics set its mid- and long-term vision anew to rank among the top 3 electronics, information, and telecommunication firms in the world by 2010. As such, they embrace the philosophy of "Great Company, Great People," whereby only great people can create a great company, and pursue two growth strategies involving "fast innovation" and "fast growth." Likewise, they seek to secure three core capabilities: product leadership, market leadership, and people-centered leadership. Available at AJ Madison.

Ultra Large Capacity High Efficiency Top Load Washer with WaveForce WT5170H
A Winning Combination
Just because a washer is tough on dirt and stains doesn't mean it needs to be tougher on your clothes. Their Wave Series washer is loaded with some hardhitting innovations like WaveForce technology, which combines rapid drum movement with powerful water jets for great cleaning. It's also gentle on your utility bill with smart options like ColdWash, which gives you warm water performance with cold water savings.

Energy Info

This clothes washer uses 170 kWh/yr. and has an estimated yearly operating cost of $18.85.

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 2011 national average electricity cost of $0.1109 cents per kWh.

For more information, visit www.ftc.gov/appliances.

Specifications

Capacity
Capacity:  
4.7 Cu. Ft.
Energy Star:  
Yes
Appearance
Design Look:  
Rear Control
Intelligent Electronic Controls:  
Yes with Dual LED Display
Dial-A-Cycle:  
Yes
Wash Programs
No. Of Programs:  
14
Cotton/Normal:  
Yes
Bulky/Bedding:  
Yes
Perm. Press/Casual:  
Yes
Speed Wash:  
Yes
Heavy Duty:  
Yes
BrightWhites:  
Yes
PureColor:  
Yes
Wool:  
Yes
Towels:  
Yes
Baby Wear:  
Yes
Sports Wear:  
Yes
Sanitary:  
Yes
Delicates:  
Yes
Tub Clean:  
Yes
No. Of Options:  
12
Rinse+Spin:  
Yes
Spin Only:  
Yes
StainCare:  
Yes
Soak:  
Yes
ColdWash:  
Yes
Extra Rinse:  
Yes
Fabric Softener:  
Yes
Delay Wash:  
Yes
Child Lock:  
Yes
Custom Program:  
Yes
Signal On/Off:  
Yes
No. Of Wash/Rinse Temps:  
Extra Hot, Hot, Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
Spin Speeds:  
Extra High (1,100 Max.), High, Medium, Low, No Spin
No. Of Water Levels:  
Automatically Adjusts To The Size Of Load
No. Of Soil Levels:  
3
Fabric Care Features
WaveForce:  
Yes
SmartRinse Jet Spray System:  
Yes
ColdWash:  
Yes
SenseClean System:  
Yes
Convenience Features
2 + 1 Dispenser:  
Main Wash, Fabric Softener + Liquid Bleach
TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System:  
Yes
SmartDiagnosis:  
Yes
LoadSense:  
Yes
Status Indicator(s):  
Yes
End Of Cycle Signal:  
Yes
Child Lock:  
Yes
Auto Suds Removal:  
Yes
Forced Drain System:  
Yes
Internal Water Heater:  
Yes
LoDecibel Quiet Operation:  
Yes
Leveling Legs:  
4 Adjustable Legs
Motor and Agitator
Motor Type:  
Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed:  
Variable
Max RPM:  
1,100 RPM
Axis:  
Vertical
Materials and Finishes
NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum:  
Yes
Cabinet:  
PCM
Control Panel:  
Plastic
Top Cover:  
Painted
Transparent Diamond Glass Lid:  
Yes
Power Source
Ratings:  
CSA Listed
Electrical Requirements:  
120V, 10 Amps
Type:  
Electric
Warranty
1 Year Parts and Labor:  
Yes
10 Years Motor:  
Yes
Lifetime On Drum:  
Yes
Dimensions and Weights
Overall Width:  
27"
Overall Depth:  
28 1/4"
Overall Height:  
43 7/8"
Overall Height with Lid Open:  
52 3/4"
Product Weight:  
145.5 Lbs.
Shipping Weight:  
172.0 Lbs.

Features

Specifications
  • 4.7 Cu. Ft. Ultra Large Capacity with NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum
  • Direct Drive Motor with 10-Year Limited Warranty
  • 1,100 RPM
  • 14 Washing Programs
  • 5 Temperature Settings (All Cold Rinses)
Innovations
  • WaveForce Technology
  • Rapid drum movement and powerful water jets provide a revolutionary washing and rinsing experience.
  • NSF Certified Sanitary Cycle
  • Internal Heater
  • ColdWash Option
  • Uses cold water and enhanced washing motions to penetrate deep into fabrics, giving you cold water savings with warm water performance.
  • SmartRinse Jet Spray System
  • SmartDiagnosis
  • SlamProof Lid
  • TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System
  • LoDecibel Quiet Operation
  • SenseClean
  • Delay Wash (Up To 19 Hours)
Stylish Design
  • Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle
  • Clear Diamond Glass Lid

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