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Whirlpool Cabrio WED5600X[ ]
 
Price range:
$629.88 - $898.70
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We expect this model to perform similarly to the tested Whirlpool WED5500X[W] although it may differ in price and features.
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The Ratings of Whirlpool WED5500X[W] were applied to untested model Whirlpool Cabrio WED5600X[ ], which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
Whirlpool WED5500X[W]
Approximate retail price:
$649.00
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About This Brand

This brand, known for innovation, markets itself as the brand that cares about the family and the environment. It offers a wide range of choices in lines that include Whirlpool, Duet, Duet Sport, Duet Steam, Cabrio, Cabrio Steam. Some Whirlpool dryers use steam to freshen up clothing or remove wrinkles. Prices for Whirlpool dryers range from $350 to $1,300.

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Features & Specs - Whirlpool Cabrio WED5600X[ ]
info Stainless-steel drum No
info Porcelain top No
info Drying rack No
info Custom programs No
info Steam option No
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User Reviews - Whirlpool Cabrio WED5600X[ ]
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1.0
Started on fire
7/10/2014
Pros
Cons
Leaves Clothes Damp
Best Uses
Everyday Clothes
Comment:
I had this dryer less then 2 years always had to reheat clothes till dry and then had a fire start inside of electrical and heated drum till clothes were on fire!!! I read somewhere in my search they are recommending a recall on particular whirlpool dryers..well this one needs RECALLED..UGH <br />in Iowa
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Sorry WhrilPool-This dryer is all wet!
11/8/2013
Pros
Drop Down Door Angle
Cons
190 Min Normal Size Load
Can't Dry Large Items
Best Uses
Top Makes A Great Slide
Comment:
Whirlpool-I wanted to love this dryer-but it turned out to be the slowest drying machine-ever. Hanging your freshly laundered towels on a clothes line-under the sun-to dry is faster. I am serious.<br /><br />On an upnote-Lowes is willing to allow me to return this dud-and exchange-which makes me very happy. Do your self a huge favor-and walk past this dryer.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Awful product
9/1/2013
Pros
Large Capacity
Cons
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
This is my second cabrio. It takes way too long to dry. The repairman came and said it was fine and nothing wrong. After more complaining pc richards replaced it but the second one is just as bad. So much for HE. I even shrtened the vent which helped a bit. Bring back the producs from the90s.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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