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2.8 | 6 Reviews

4.3 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Washer with Front Control Design and WaveForce Technology

LG WT1201CV

Features

  • Ultra Large 4.3 cu. ft. Capacity
  • Front Control Design
  • Direct Drive Motor 10 Year Limited Warranty
  • ColdWash Technology

Quick Specs

  • Type: Washer
  • Style: Top Loading
  • Fuel: Electric
  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 40.156"
  • Depth: 28.375"
  • Energy Star Rated: Yes
  • Laundry Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.

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Forget Something" No Problem.

This LG Washer has a built-in pause button that lets you pause your wash after it starts and drop in a stray piece of clothing


A revolutionary spin on laundry

LG puts a modern spin on the traditional top load design. By moving the control panel from the back to the front, the buttons and LED display are easier to read and use. This simple change makes for a more intuitive and functional design and a look that is unlike anything you've ever seen.


Count on it

When you buy a washer, you want something reliable that you can count on. Because the Direct Drive Motor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the motor with a 10-year limited warranty.


The hottest thing in cold clean

Using the cold cycle on your washer doesn't have to mean compromising. ColdWash technology uses cold water and enhanced washing motions to penetrate deep into fabrics, giving you cold water savings with warm water performance.


Catch the wave

If you thought water had done all it could to clean your clothes, you haven't experienced WaveForce technology. Rapid drum movement and powerful water jets provide a revolutionary washing and rinsing experience.


Get wise

If you ever experience an issue with your LG washer, you don't have to worry. The SmartDiagnosis feature helps the service center diagnose problems over the phone, or with a simple app on your smart phone, helping you minimize costly, inconvenient service calls.


Save money. Save energy.

When your washer uses about 30% less energy and half the amount of water used by regular washers, you're going to make an impact-on your utility bills, your energy and water consumption, and most importantly, the environment.

Features

  • Ultra Large 4.3 cu. ft. Capacity
  • Front Control Design
  • Direct Drive Motor 10 Year Limited Warranty
  • ColdWash Technology
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
SUMMARY
Design Style Front Control Top Loader
Control Panel Design Front Control
Energy Star Qualified Yes
Capacity (cu.ft.) 4.3 cu. ft.
Dimensions (WxHxD) 27" x 40 5/32" x 28 3/8" (54 1/3" H with lid open)
Available Colors Graphite Steel (V)
CAPACITY
Capacity 4.3 cu. ft.
APPEARANCE
Design Look Front Control
Front Electronic Control Panel with LED Display Yes
ENERGY
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
WASH PROGRAMS
No. of Programs 8
Wash Programs Cotton/Normal, Bulky/Bedding, PureColor , Speed Wash, Heavy Duty, BrightWhites , Delicates, Tub Clean
No. of Options 9
Options Rinse+Spin, Spin Only, Soak, ColdWash , Extra Rinse, Fabric Softener, Delay Wash, Child Lock, Signal On/Off
No. of Wash/Rinse Temps Hot, Warm, Eco Warm, Cold, Tap Cold (All Cold Rinses)
Spin Speeds High, Medium, Low, No Spin
No. of Water Levels Automatically adjusts to the size of load
No. of Soil Levels 3
FABRIC CARE FEATURES
SmartRinse Jet Spray System Yes
ColdWash Option Yes
SenseClean System Yes
WaveForce Yes
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
2+1 Dispenser Main Wash, Fabric Softener + Liquid Bleach
TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System Yes
SmartDiagnosis Yes
LoadSense Yes
Status Indicator(s) Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
Auto Suds Removal Yes
Forced Drain System Yes
LoDecibel Quiet Operation Yes
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
MOTOR AND AGITATOR
Motor Type Direct Drive Motor
Motor Speed Variable
Max RPM 1,100
Axis Vertical
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
NeveRust Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Top Cover Plastic
Diamond Glass Lid Yes
Available Colors White (W), Graphite Steel (V)
POWER SOURCE
Ratings CSA Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 10 Amps
Type Electric
DIMENSIONS
Product (WxHxD) 27" x 40 5/32" x 28 3/8" (54 1/3" H with lid open)
Carton (WxHxD) 29 1/2" x 43 7/10" x 31 1/4"
Weight (Product/Carton) 134.2 lbs/151.8 lbs
WARRANTY
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor, 10 Years Motor, Lifetime on Drum
UPC 048231 013369

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Washer
  • Style: Top Loading
  • Fuel: Electric

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 40.156"
  • Depth: 28.375"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: Yes
  • Laundry Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.

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2.8 out of 5

50% of reviewers recommend this product.

1 Stars

Worst washer I ever owned

Being_honnest 7/4/2022

Im so disappointed in this machine AND the dryer I simply dislike them. Its supposed to have a large capacity yet the second we add jeans or towels to the load it shows a UE code. When UE code is activated the washer will add a rinse cycle to an already 1 hour long cycle to try to rebalance. That often does not change anything and we have to move the wet stuff around the washer ourselves and then the washer might want to add another rince cycle if its still not happy with the way the wet clothes are distributed. Sometimes have to remove soaking wet jeans and towels for it to spin. Oh sure you might say put less in there but one cycle already takes a whole hour if all goes well There is no way this is high capacity I once tryed washing my queen blanket using the bedding setting and it scratched the blanket open leaving the plastic top part of the washer all used up I also have to say that I find this washer to use WAY too much water especially when it keeps adding rinse cycles to calibrate itself not very energy efficient as I have a well and pump not to mention waste of drinkable water. I cant affort to replace it at this time so I do try to make smaller loads but I wont leave the house if its running for sure. As for the dryer sensors say things are dry when some are still damp. Cant get it to continue to dry as it relies on the sensors to stop. ...
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Amazing Customer Service

Sarah LT 5/12/2022

I purchased my washer and dryer about six years ago. The motor died and I was desperate to get it fixed. I have a large family and was planning a major party with overnight house guests several days after the machine went down. LG quickly gave me an appointment ordered the parts and sent out a certified technician to repair it within days. It was also covered by the warranty It was hands-down the easiest most streamlined service repair I have ever had. I will be an LG customer for life
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Yes, I recommend this product

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3 Stars

Balancing loads is an issue

HE13 3/29/2022

Struggled for years with this washer balancing loads running and re-running rinse and spin cycles. Hundreds in repairs only helped short term. Doesnt seem like the best design.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great

Darla C 2/22/2022

I love my washer and dryer but lg warranty not the best Im been waiting for someone to come look at washer found out its cheaper and easier to fix ourselves
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Yes, I recommend this product

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2 Stars

Had To Replace With A New Brand After 5 years

PC727 1/8/2022

Bought the matching LG washer dryer set Dec 2016. The washing machine spin cycle recently stopped working. LG certified tech came to the house to diagnose the situation. He did some research and he made a call to LG it was believed to be a sensor issue. However it was mentioned that actual electronic board could be an issue as well. Just to get the part and replace the sensor the cost was almost half of what you would pay for a new washing machine. Because of the uncertainty between the sensor and computer board we made the decision to purchase a new washing machine. There was a fair deal on another brand washing machine so we made the purchase and had it delivered and installed. Because of the coast of the part and repair it seemed to make sense but unfortunately we no longer have a matching washer dryer set or even the same brand.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

Help Looking for Replacement

GMan6 10/18/2021

Hello- my wife and I absolutely loved this model washer and dryer bundle. Unfortunately we moved and they were left behind. Now that this model is discontinued does anyone know what model replaced it or is closest to it? Thank. You
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No, I do not recommend this product

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