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Whirlpool Cabrio 5.3 cu. ft. High-Efficiency Top Load Washer with Steam in Chrome Shadow, ENERGY STAR


Cabrio 5.3 cu. ft. High-Efficiency Top Load Washer with Steam in Chrome Shadow, ENERGY STAR

  • Features Intuitive Touch Controls with Memory to save you time
  • ColorLast option gives your vibrant colors the care they need
  • Virtually eliminate pretreating with Active Spray Technology
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Product Overview

Keep clothes looking newer longer with better clean and care from the 5.3 cu. ft. Whirlpool Cabrio top-load washer. Its Precision Dispense feature releases detergent at the correct time during the cycle for optimal care, while Adaptive Wash technology now features Active Bloom wash action to sense and adapt to the needs of each load with the right amount of water and blooming wash actions. And to virtually eliminate the need to pretreat, this top-load washer features Active Spray technology. Plus, it's a steam-washing machine to help reduce odors and wrinkles.

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  • Wash over 4 baskets of laundry in one load. The washer's 5.3 cu. ft. capacity wash basket offers enough space to handle larger loads and bulky items
  • Stainless steel wash basket resists odors and rust and features a spiral design for greater fabric care and gentle cleaning performance. The smooth surface helps protect delicate fabrics from snagging
  • Add the power of steam to this stain-fighting option for even more help in breaking down deep soils
  • Adaptive Wash technology with Active Bloom wash action delivers premium cleaning by moving clothes more during the wash cycle. It automatically senses and adapts to the size of your load while using the right amount of water
  • 26 cycles with Intuitive Touch Controls with Memory ask the right questions with simple 'what' and 'how' controls. This creates tailored washing cycles from a console that even remembers your recent settings
  • Energy Star qualified: This washer is among the most efficient washers in the industry
  • Rear-panel controls provide convenient access to all cycle and option selections
  • Adjustable soil, water temperature and spin-speed settings allow you to customize wash cycles to provide exceptional fabric care
  • Automatic Load Size Sensing technology regulates the amount of water based on the size of the load. Only the amount needed to clean is used, increasing efficiency and helping the environment
  • Delay Start option allows you to set the washer to begin later
  • Quiet Wash Ultra Noise Reduction System keeps operational sounds inside the washer and out of living areas with a greater level of sound-absorbing materials around the wash drum
  • Give your most vibrant colors a boost with the industry-exclusive ColorLast option. It uses a precise combination of wash action, temperature and time so that clothes look fresh, not faded
  • Washer requires the use of high-efficiency detergent
  • The Home Depot will not hook up your washer with used fill hoses; new fill hoses will be offered during appliance checkout
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Customer Questions & Answers

Where is it made?

Where is it made?
Asked by: DANIEL
Daniel- We are proud to say in the USA.
Answered by: WhirlpoolTeam
Date published: 2017-07-12

does it have a soap and fabric softener despenser

Asked by: Sallen
The dispensers are right under the lid, to the rear of the machine. You simply pull out the dispenser drawer and fill. Then push shut. The dispenser stays very clean, and I like it much better than the one on the Cabrio I replaced. It's an excellent washer. I've owned two.
Answered by: Luna
Date published: 2017-06-13

Will this washer wash at least one queen or king comforter?

Asked by: frog
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2017-07-07

Does this machine allow you to add additional water to a load (Deep fill)?

Does this machine allow you to add additional water to a load (Deep fill)?
Asked by: CLindsay
It has the option but it isn't "deep" like you're probably thinking. Not like an old school washer.
Answered by: HickLifeFoo
Date published: 2017-06-24
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Customer Reviews

Cabrio 5.3 cu. ft. High-Efficiency Top Load Washer with Steam in Chrome Shadow, ENERGY STAR is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 2406.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Cabrio washer and dryer are worthless My top loader washer is two months old. I am experiencing the same problems that many others have document - lint and soap residue on dark clothes that can not be removed without re-washing. Clothes are twisted into knots that simply don't come out. The grinding noise is terrible. And the front load dryer is worthless. Tonight I have been drying a medium sized load -- 3 bath towels, 3 hand towels, 3 washcloths and 4 dish towels -- and two hours later the towels are still damp. What is my recourse? I want to return both.
Date published: 2017-03-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Don't buy it, if you did, return it. I use the washer and dryer daily for my family's clothes and bedding, very common household of 4 use. The clothes are nearly never clean. If they go in barely dirty, they come out even worse with detergent remnants on them. I use high efficiency detergent, so very little required and marks still remain on clothes. The whites are dingy, any real stains have to be pre-scrubbed, pre-treated and rinsed multiple times with this machine. Today was the final straw. I put some jeans in the washer after a trip and they came out still folded with detergent on the outer edges. Our very old machines in the house we are selling are far better so we are going to put this set of brand-new appliances there because they are useless but also unable to be returned because we thought we'd "give them a fighting chance" and our 30-day return limit ran out. The dryer works well but unfortunately is wearing out our clothes very quickly. New clothes look worn out after only a few trips through the washer/dryer. My mom warned me but I didn't listen, I hope you won't make the same mistake. Bad system. Buy something else.
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Worse washer I have ever purchased I have had this washer now for about 8 or 9 months. It is suppose to be energy efficient, but that is farther from the truth. It does not wash or rinse all the soap or softener out of the clothes. I have to use it on deep water setting and always use extra rinse. Even doing this when i take my clothes out there are streaks of soap or softener on them. I will be filing a complaint on the government web site regarding is unit. I'm using twice as much water. Therefore my water bill is much higher. You falsely advertise this as a energy efficient unit. There's no way!!! You can't even do a short wash on the unit. I truly regret this purchase.
Date published: 2017-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This washer replaced a 12 year old GE washer. I really love this washer. I had read the previou... This washer replaced a 12 year old GE washer. I really love this washer. I had read the previous reviews about not enough water to wash. This is not a problem for me. True the machine weighs your clothing and decides the water amount. But if you want more water all you have to do is select bulky and deep water. Our clothes have come out clean. Some of the cycles are a little noisey but these are mostly the ones where the water is being pushed out. But this machine for the most part is quiet. It is in our basement and we have to really listen in order to hear if it is still on. I love the fact that it is so deep. We can wash almost all our dirty clothes at once. We use this machine almost every day, and we have not had any problems.
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 2 out of 5 by from No matter what type of detergent I use, there are always white marks on all of our black pants. I... No matter what type of detergent I use, there are always white marks on all of our black pants. I have to spend as much time trying to get the marks off as it did to go through the washing cycle. Also when washing sheets, it makes a loud banging noise when it it going thru the spin cycle. I would not buy this product again.
Date published: 2017-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We have had our new washer for about 1 week, so far very pleased. Delivery and placement by Home... We have had our new washer for about 1 week, so far very pleased. Delivery and placement by Home Depot was very professional and helpful. Installation was straight forward. We upgraded to the stainless steel water hoses, and took extra time to make sure the machine was perfectly balanced (based on advice from previous users). The results, very nice. The machine has performed flawlessly. Would highly recommend. We had 2005 vintage Whirlpool Gold units, and they feel like Black and White TV compared to a 4K Flat Panel in illustration. We are hopeful also to experience energy savings with our new washer.
Date published: 2017-04-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from The absolute worst Not even a 1 rating. The clothes come out a wrinkled mess and white spots all over them. Spoke to whirlpool they are terrible their customer service is horrible. They said I don't know how to wash clothes. 40 yrs I'm washing clothes. They won't do a thing about it. Never buy whirlpool
Date published: 2017-04-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Does NOT clean at all This is the worst machine. I have two boys that play outside and play baseball. This machine will not clean mud and normal dirt much less baseball pants. Even if you make a 1/2 load and select deep water, I have had items come out with dry spots. I wish I could get my money back!
Date published: 2017-03-14
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