Model # WGD98HEBU

Internet #204989119

Store SO SKU #1000046079

Whirlpool 7.4 cu. ft. Gas Dryer with Steam in Diamond Steel

Discontinued Whirlpool

7.4 cu. ft. Gas Dryer with Steam in Diamond Steel

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Product Overview

You have plenty of options with this 7.4 cu. ft. Whirlpool gas dryer featuring, widescreen color LCD display, 13 cycles and 5 temperature settings. Ultimate quiet drying is achieved with the unique SilentSteel drum that minimizes the sound of metal buttons and zippers as they tumble. The full-color widescreen LCD display offers access to multiple specialty fabric care cycles. Steam-enhanced cycles sanitize, relax wrinkles and reduce odors. The Eco Boost option saves energy by using a portion of the dryer’s dual heating element and extending cycle time. You’ll get outstanding drying performance while saving money on utility bills. And finally, you can buy this model with genuine American pride knowing that it is designed, engineered and assembled in the USA.

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  • 7.4 cu. ft. capacity easily accommodates bulky items like comforters, sleeping bags and pillows
  • 13 cycles including Normal (cotton), Bulky Items, Jeans, Heavy Duty, Towels, Enhanced Touch Up, Quick Refresh, My Cycle (custom), Specialty Cycles, Quick Dry, Timed Dry, Delicate and Casual (perm press) offer drying options to handle a variety of fabrics
  • Stainless, Silent Steel drum resists odors, rust and chipping. The smooth surface helps protect delicate fabrics from snagging and minimizes the sound of metal buttons and zippers as they tumble
  • Front-panel controls with a tap touch interface and color LCD display screen. Provides convenient access to all cycle and option selections, displays time remaining and cycle status and brings high-tech style to your laundry room
  • Enhanced Touch Up and Quick Refresh steam cycles relax wrinkles and refresh dry clothes in as little as 15 minutes
  • 5 temperature settings to handle variety of fabrics delicate synthetics to heavyweight cotton
  • Advanced Moisture Sensing uses built-in sensors to read air temperature and monitor moisture levels, so the cycle ends when everything is dry, saving time, energy and protecting clothes
  • Quiet Series sound package. Specially designed sound absorbers and dampeners reduce noise for quieter operation and less household disruption
  • Wrinkle Shield Plus option with steam tumbles the dryer every 5 minutes for up to 140 minutes after the cycle is complete to help prevent wrinkles from setting in
  • End-of-cycle signal. Off, soft and loud End-of-cycle signal alerts you when a cycle is complete
  • Laundry pedestal, XHPC155YU, enhances ease of use; stacking kit, W10298318RP, provides increased installation choices (sold separately)
  • Drum light illuminates the interior of the dryer to make loading and unloading easier. Reversible side-swing door increases installation options
  • American Pride. Whirlpool dryers are built with American pride and designed, engineered and assembled in the USA
  • Dryer duct is required for installation and will be offered separately during appliance checkout
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Depth With Door Open 90 Degrees (In)
Door Opening Height (In.)
Door Opening Width (In.)
Product Depth (in.)
Product Height (in.)
Product Width (in.)


Appliance Type
Gas Dryer
Capacity - Dryer (cu. ft.)
Diamond Steel
Color/Finish Family
Stainless Look
Control Type
Door Style
Dry Cycles
Cotton,Delicates,Heavy Duty,Permanent Press,Speed Dry
Dryer Drum Material
Stainless Steel
Dryer Features
Cycle Time Remaining Display,Damp Dry,Delay Start,Door Window,End-Of-Cycle Signal,Four-Way Venting,Front Control,Interior Light,Lint Filter,Moisture Sensor,Steam Function,Timed Dry
Exhaust Vent Location
Back,Bottom,Left Side,Right Side
Power Cord
Lint Filter Location
Matching Washer Type
Front Load
Number of Drying Cycles
Number of Drying Temperatures
Pedestal Model#
Product Weight (lb.)
Propane (LP) Conversion Kit Included
Stacking Kit Model#
Steam Function
Voltage (volts)
Washer Features

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
Limited, 1-year

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Customer Questions & Answers

Matching Washer

Which washer is stackable with this dryer: Whirlpool Model # WGD98HEBU Internet # 204989119 7.4 cu. ft. Gas Dryer with Steam in Diamond Steel Thanks.
Asked by: Matt
Matt, The matching washer for this model is WFL98HEBU. Thank you for viewing this Whirlpool brand appliance.
Answered by: WhirlpoolTeam
Date published: 2015-09-29
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Customer Reviews

7.4 cu. ft. Gas Dryer with Steam in Diamond Steel is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love our new dryer! Efficient, easy to use, love the specialty cycles.
Date published: 2014-11-19
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