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Need a new washer & dryer

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Ironbar, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. Ironbar

    Ironbar

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    I also need some suggestions and/or reviews of units you've tried and loved, and/or hated, and why. Top and front loaders are being considered.

    Thank you! :supergrin:
     
  2. DaneA

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    There is only one option. Whirlpool Duets. I'm on my second set. Really never had a problem with them. We moved and I didn't want to move the heavy things.

    Also do a search on here as this topic comes up about once a month or so.
     

  3. camelotkid

    camelotkid non-believer

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    My washer is older than I am so I have no idea. If I was in the market for a new one It would have to be a front loader because they are fun to watch haha
     
  4. Averageman

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    Get a good brand name, but the most basic model.
    A simple system is easy to work on as time passes, I think mine is 8 years old and a Whirlpool. I have rebuilt or replaced stuff on the dryer. The washer is still going strong.
     
  5. Rinspeed

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    I don't know how to run it but we bought a Samsung front loader last year and the wife loves it. It uses a lot less soap and after the mega rpm spin cycle much less energy to get the clothes dry.
     
  6. Bruce M

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    Snaps Hail 2 The King

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    I've had the front loader LGs for about 2 years now. No problems to report and I'm very happy thus far.
     
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    Whirlpool Duet set here. IIRC they are eight years old and have worked perfectly with significant use.

    The only issue is I cracked the washer door handle trying to open the door when it was locked. I glued the crack together with contact cement thinking the repair would last a few weeks. That was four or five years ago now.
     
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