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Whirlpool® 4.3 cu. ft. Duet® Steam Front Load Washer with Precision Dispense Ultra

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Model: WFW96HEAC
Diamond Steel Diamond Steel
Model: WFW96HEAU
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Model: WFW96HEAW


Height 38 3/4 Inches 
Depth 33 5/16 Inches 
Width 27 Inches 
Dimensions shown are for planning purposes only. For complete information, see Installation Instructions packed with product.


Configuration and Overview

ADA Compliant ADA Height and Side and Front Reach Compliant 
CEE Tier Rating Tier III (Highest Possible Efficiency Rating) 
UL Yes 
Fuel Type Electric 

Cycle and Options

Number of Wash Cycles 12 
Washer Cycle Selections Allergen; Clean Washer with affresh; Cold Wash; Delicates; Drain & Spin; Heavy Duty; Normal; Quick Wash; Sanitize; Towels; Whites; Wash & Dry 
Delay Start Up to 12 hours 
End of Cycle Signal Adjustable End-of-Cycle Signal 
Pre Soak 30 minutes; 8 hour; 60 minutes 
Option Selections Extra Rinse; Deep Clean with Heated Water; End of Cycle Signal; Control Lock; Delay Wash; Door Locked; Add a Garment; Sensing; EcoBoost™; Fan Dry; Presoak; Steam Clean; Fan Fresh® 
Number of Soil Levels
Soil Selections Extra Heavy; Heavy; Normal; Light 
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM) 1400 
Spin Speeds
Temperature Selections Extra Hot; Hot; Warm; Cool; Cold 
Water Factor 2.7 

Style and Extras

Control Type Electronic 
Display Type Cycle Indicator Lights 
Drum Material Stainless Steel 
Hoses Included No 
Pedestal Options Yes 
Stackable Yes 
Wash Motor Description 3 speed 1/2 hp 
Advanced Vibration Control No 
Automatic Dispense System Bulk-Load Detergent; Fabric Softener; Bleach 
Automatic Load Size Sensing Technology Yes 
Eco Monitor No 
Out of Balance Sensing Yes 
Sound Package Quiet Spin; Quiet Wash™ 
LED Color Blue 
Feedback-Status Indicators Add Garment; Sensing; Steaming; Delay Wash; Control Lock 


  • Best Care for your clothes with the Cold Wash cycle  more
  • Precision Dispense Ultra  more
  • 12-Hour FanFresh® Option With Dynamic Venting Technology®  more
  • Active Spray Technology  more
  • CEE Tier III Qualified  more
  • Up to 8 Hour PreSoak Option  more
  • 4.3 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Wash Basket
  • Quiet Spin 360 Technology  more
  • EcoBoost Option  more
  • Steam-Enhanced Cycles  more
  • Allergen Cycle  more
  • NSF Certified Sanitize Temperature
  • Tap Touch Controls  more
  • Adaptive Clean Wash System  more
  • Smart Temperature Control Helps Reduce Shrinking and Color Bleeding  more
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified  more
  • 12 Automatic Cycles
  • 5 Temperature Settings
  • Steam Clean Option  more
  • Keep Operational Sounds Inside the Washer  more
  • 14 Adaptive Wash Actions  more
  • 1,400 RPM Maximum Spin Speed
  • Quiet Wash Ultra Noise Reduction System
  • Direct Drive Motor  more
  • Stainless Steel Wash Basket  more
  • Delay Wash (up to 12 Hours)
  • Internal Water Heater
  • Delicate Cycle  more
  • Normal/Casual Cycle
  • Quick Wash Cycle  more
  • On/Off Extra Rinse Option
  • Automatic Water Levels  more
  • Add-A-Garment Indicator Light  more
  • Estimated Time Remaining Display
  • LED Display  more
  • Deep Clean Option
  • Clean Washer Cycle with affresh® Washer Cleaner  more


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