Model # MED5500FW

Internet #207015290

Store SO SKU #1001810404

Maytag 7.4 cu. ft. 240 -Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Steam and PowerDry System, ENERGY STAR
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Maytag

7.4 cu. ft. 240 -Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Steam and PowerDry System, ENERGY STAR

Model# MED5500FW
Store SO SKU# 1001810404
  • The POWERDRY cycle gets the job done with powerful heat & airflow
  • Steam helps to prevent wrinkles, refresh clothes & reduce static
  • The Sanitize cycle helps remove household bacteria in the dryer
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Product Overview

  • The POWERDRY cycle gets the job done with powerful heat & airflow
  • Steam helps to prevent wrinkles, refresh clothes & reduce static
  • The Sanitize cycle helps remove household bacteria in the dryer
Count on the PowerDry system to get your toughest jobs completely dried faster in this Maytag 7.4 cu. ft. large capacity dryer. The PowerDry cycle gets the job done faster with optimized heat and airflow, while Advanced Moisture Sensing and an extra interior fin help get your largest loads evenly dried. When you need a thorough clean for items you don't want to wash, the Sanitize cycle's extra-hot temperatures remove up to 99.9% of three common household bacteria. And if you need a small load dried quickly or to reduce wrinkles and odors from already dry clothes, the Rapid Dry cycle and Refresh cycle with Steam available on this large capacity dryer will have you on your way in a jiffy.
  • Large 7.4 cu. ft. capacity provides enough space to evenly dry your largest loads straight from the washer
  • 9 Dryer Cycles including Bedding, Delicates, Normal (cotton), PowerDry, Rapid Dry, Sanitize, Steam Refresh, Timed Dry and Wrinkle Control
  • Dryer drum's powder-coat finish resists chipping and abrasion to help protect clothes from damage
  • Quad Baffles provide better, more balanced tumbling and increased effectiveness for both small and large loads
  • Tap Touch controls allow quick access to dryer functions
  • Refresh Cycle with Steam revives clothes without having to wash them, reducing wrinkles and removing odors
  • 5 temperature settings handle a variety of fabrics-from delicate synthetics to heavyweight cotton
  • Moisture Sensing saves money and evenly dry loads without over-drying to help reduce the risk shrinking
  • Wrinkle Prevent option helps prevent wrinkles by intermittently tumbling clothes up to 90 minutes after the cycle has ended
  • End-of-cycle signal alerts you when the drying cycle has completed
  • The PowerDry cycle gets the job done with powerful heat and airflow to dry faster, while Advanced Moisture Sensing and an extra interior fin help get your largest loads evenly dried
  • The Rapid Dry cycle helps you get small loads like that must-have outfit dry in a jiffy
  • Stacking kit, W10869845, provides increased installation choices (stacking kit sold separately)
  • Stacking kit, W10298318RP, provides increased installation choices (stacking kit sold separately)
  • Click here to view Laundry pedestal, XHPC155X, which enhances ease of use (pedestal sold separately)
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • The POWERDRY cycle gets the job done with powerful heat & airflow
  • Steam helps to prevent wrinkles, refresh clothes & reduce static
  • The Sanitize cycle helps remove household bacteria in the dryer
Model #: MED5500FW
Internet #: 207015290

Count on the PowerDry system to get your toughest jobs completely dried faster in this Maytag 7.4 cu. ft. large capacity dryer. The PowerDry cycle gets the job done faster with optimized heat and airflow, while Advanced Moisture Sensing and an extra interior fin help get your largest loads evenly dried. When you need a thorough clean for items you don't want to wash, the Sanitize cycle's extra-hot temperatures remove up to 99.9% of three common household bacteria. And if you need a small load dried quickly or to reduce wrinkles and odors from already dry clothes, the Rapid Dry cycle and Refresh cycle with Steam available on this large capacity dryer will have you on your way in a jiffy.

  • Large 7.4 cu. ft. capacity provides enough space to evenly dry your largest loads straight from the washer
  • 9 Dryer Cycles including Bedding, Delicates, Normal (cotton), PowerDry, Rapid Dry, Sanitize, Steam Refresh, Timed Dry and Wrinkle Control
  • Dryer drum's powder-coat finish resists chipping and abrasion to help protect clothes from damage
  • Quad Baffles provide better, more balanced tumbling and increased effectiveness for both small and large loads
  • Tap Touch controls allow quick access to dryer functions
  • Refresh Cycle with Steam revives clothes without having to wash them, reducing wrinkles and removing odors
  • 5 temperature settings handle a variety of fabrics-from delicate synthetics to heavyweight cotton
  • Moisture Sensing saves money and evenly dry loads without over-drying to help reduce the risk shrinking
  • Wrinkle Prevent option helps prevent wrinkles by intermittently tumbling clothes up to 90 minutes after the cycle has ended
  • End-of-cycle signal alerts you when the drying cycle has completed
  • The PowerDry cycle gets the job done with powerful heat and airflow to dry faster, while Advanced Moisture Sensing and an extra interior fin help get your largest loads evenly dried
  • The Rapid Dry cycle helps you get small loads like that must-have outfit dry in a jiffy
  • Stacking kit, W10869845, provides increased installation choices (stacking kit sold separately)
  • Stacking kit, W10298318RP, provides increased installation choices (stacking kit sold separately)
  • Click here to view Laundry pedestal, XHPC155X, which enhances ease of use (pedestal sold separately)
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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Name 7.4 cu. ft. 240 Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Wrinkle Prevent Option, ENERGY STAR 7.4 cu. ft. 240 -Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Steam and PowerDry System, ENERGY STAR 7.4 cu. ft. 240 -Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Advanced Moisture Sensing, ENERGY STAR 7.4 cu. ft. Electric Dryer with True Steam in White
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Specifications

Capacity (cu. ft.)
7.4
Stackable
Stackable
Steam Function
Steam
Width (in.)
27
Depth (in.)
31
Voltage (volts)
240 volt
Vent Type
Vented
Eco Features
Energy Star

Specifications

Capacity (cu. ft.)
7.4
Stackable
Stackable
Steam Function
Steam
Width (in.)
27
Depth (in.)
31
Voltage (volts)
240 volt
Vent Type
Vented
Eco Features
Energy Star

Dimensions

Depth With Door Open 90 Degrees (In)
51
Door Opening Height (In.)
20
Door Opening Width (In.)
20
Product Depth (in.)
31
Product Height (in.)
39
Product Width (in.)
27

Details

Amperage (amps)
30
Appliance Type
Electric Dryer
Capacity - Dryer (cu. ft.)
7.4
Color/Finish
White
Color/Finish Family
White
Control Type
Touch
Door Material
Glass
Door Shape
Square Door
Door Style
Reversible
Dry Cycles
Auto Dry,Bedding,Cotton,Delicates,Quick Dry,Sanitize,Timed Dry,Touch Up,Wrinkle Free
Dryer Drum Material
Powder-Coated Steel Drum
Dryer Features
Adjustable End-of-Cycle Signal,Automatic Temperature Control,Damp Alert,Digital Cycle Countdown,Door Window,Four-Way Venting,Interior Light,Lint Filter,Moisture Sensor,Sensor Dry,Timed Dry
Exhaust Vent Location
Bottom,Left Side,Rear,Right Side
Included
No Additional Items Included
Lint Filter Location
Front
Matching Washer Type
Front Load Matching
Number of Drying Cycles
9
Number of Drying Temperatures
5
Pedestal Model#
XHPC155XW
Product Weight (lb.)
136lb
Returnable
Non-Returnable
Stackable
Stackable
Stacking Kit Model#
W10869845
Steam Function
Steam
Vent Type
Vented
Voltage (volts)
240

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,ADA Compliant
Manufacturer Warranty
Limited 1-year / 10-year limited warranty on the motor and the drum

Questions & Answers

Do I need any aditional parts to vent out right side? Where does the vent come out?

Asked by: JC
Vent comes out the back on the bottom right. Don't buy this drier. We purchased a Maytag 7.4 Cubic Foot Metallic Slate Stackable Electric Dryer in 8/16. Today we woke up to a flooded basement, collapsed ceiling and ruined wood floors because an internal part on the steam unit broke. Pure junk.
Answered by: DenverSkier
Date published: 2018-09-05

Does this dryer require water hookup to use the steam boost option? How does it work if not?

Steaming option
Asked by: Rinney
Yes, hookup is required using supplied hose and Y-adapter.
Answered by: KN4TX
Date published: 2018-08-05

Is this stackable?

Asked by: Shirley
Yes, but don't buy this drier. We purchased a Maytag 7.4 Cubic Foot Metallic Slate Stackable Electric Dryer in 8/16. Today we woke up to a flooded basement, collapsed ceiling and ruined wood floors because an internal part on the steam unit broke. Pure junk.
Answered by: DenverSkier
Date published: 2018-02-26

Do you need to buy a special 4 way dryer vent kit to use side venting. ( kit like the Maytag Mod...

Do you need to buy a special 4 way dryer vent kit to use side venting. ( kit like the Maytag Model #: W10323246 vent kit) Or is the side vent option already built in to the dryer. Is it as simple of blocking the back port and using a side Knock out?
Asked by: RR
Hi RR, you will need the accessory 4 way venting kit if you prefer to set the dryer to vent out one of the sides, the MED5500FW comes from the factory set to vent to the rear.
Answered by: MaytagTeam
Date published: 2018-09-07
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Customer Reviews

7.4 cu. ft. 240 -Volt Stackable White Electric Vented Dryer with Steam and PowerDry System, ENERGY STAR is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 1024.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from The is my first experience with a Maytag product and I must say I bought it because of the review... The is my first experience with a Maytag product and I must say I bought it because of the reviews and the features it offered. I would have given it a 5 star review if it were not for the noise level of the dryer. I have never had a dryer that made as much noise as this one does. It sounds terrible when I first turn it on making metal vibration noises and then continues to do it on and off during the entire cycle. I called Maytag and they sent a repair man out only to tell me that it was "normal" noise level especially for the newer energy efficient models. Well, this is not my first energy efficient washer or dryer.
Date published: 2018-12-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from I replaced my Maytag Epic dryer with this dryer and am disappointed. This dryer "balls" up the c... I replaced my Maytag Epic dryer with this dryer and am disappointed. This dryer "balls" up the clothing which makes them wrinkled and prevents them from drying during the first cycle.
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from steam function does not work at all steam function does not work at all
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it Super machine. Great purchase! My old machine finally bit the dust. Now I have a machine that makes washing clothes a pleasure. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-11-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent performance My husband got 2 weeks ago after many research and recomendations [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic dryer I bought this a month ago and am very happy. It dries in a third of the time, dries my king comforter and the steam saves rewashing my clothes after only 2 hrs of wear! I also pitched the matching washer and pedestals. Made in the USA fantastic. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent rating I’m very satisfied with the performance of this dryer. Never had owned a Maytag before and am very satisfied. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-11-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It drys in much quicker time than my old set. My husband and I have been married 53 years and we have always bought Maytag washers and dryers sets. The one before this was the Neptune set which I dearly loved. It had wrinkle prevent which I used quite often that this one doesn't have and I miss it. That is why I only gave it 4 stars. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2018-11-28
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