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Whirlpool® Cabrio® Platinum 7.6 cu. ft. HE Dryer with Enhanced Touch Up Steam Cycle

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Whether it's your favorite sweater or that perfect pair of jeans, you can keep all your clothes looking and fitting great with the Whirlpool® Cabrio® Platinum dryer. Advanced Moisture Sensing automatically stops the cycle when everything is perfectly dry, helping to prevent overdrying, while the Sanitize cycle eliminates 99% of three common household bacteria without washing. There's also an Enhanced Touch Up Steam cycle that uses steam to relax wrinkles and refresh clothes in as little as 20 minutes. This dryer makes sure you can dry any load from your Cabrio® Platinum top load washer with ease thanks to 7.6 cu. ft. of capacity. When paired together, you can save over $3,300 in lifetime energy costs1 thanks to the EcoBoost™ option with Eco Monitor.

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Part # PT220L
The 4' Dryer Cord has a 3 prong plug and includes an adjustable strain relief bracket. The cord has ring terminal connectors that ensure the cord stays connected, and the heavy duty insulation prevents kinking and cracking for long-lasting durability. This UL-listed cord is stringently tested for household safety.
MSRP: $14.99
Part # PT600L
This cord has it all! It conveniently contains 4 wires, 30 Amps, and has a 6 foot UL-approved dryer power cord. All of these cords are approved for use on all dryers. Using this New Power Cord will ensure a safe dryer installation that meets electrical requirements.
MSRP: $19.99
Part # PT500L
The 6' Dryer Cord has a 3 prong plug and includes an adjustable strain relief bracket. The cord has ring terminal connectors that ensure the cord stays connected, and the heavy duty insulation prevents kinking and cracking for long-lasting durability. This UL-listed cord is stringently tested for household safety.
MSRP: $19.99
Part # PT400L
The 4' Dryer Cord has a 4 prong plug and includes an adjustable strain relief bracket. The cord has ring terminal connectors that ensure the cord stays connected, and the heavy duty insulation prevents kinking and cracking for long-lasting durability. This UL-listed cord is stringently tested for household safety.
MSRP: $16.49
Part # 8544761A
Fits Whirlpool Cabrio and Maytag Bravos dryers. Use this vent extension when more space is needed for steam hoses.
MSRP: $8.49
Part # 49611
Fits Whirlpool Cabrio and Maytag Bravos dryers.
MSRP: $59.99
Part # 8577312A
Use the dryer rack to dry items that shouldn't be tumbled, such as sweaters, ball caps, footwear, delicates, stuffed animals, and more. Simply place the rack inside the dryer, and enjoy gentle tumble-free drying. This rack is specifically designed for the Bravos & Cabrio Steam Dryers.
MSRP: $43.99
Part # 49610
Fits Whirlpool Cabrio and Maytag Bravos dryers for multiple venting options.
MSRP: $99.99
Part # W10323246
This Universal, midnight gray, 4 way vent kit is to be used when venting is in positions other than the back of the dryer. This kit is for models WE/GD94. 95, 97HEX & ME/GD6000,7000X.
MSRP: $49.99

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Top Features

Advanced Moisture Sensing System

Three built-in sensors read incoming air temperature and outgoing air temperature while monitoring moisture levels inside the dryer. This helps the drying cycle end when everything is perfectly dry, saving time and energy and helping to prevent overdrying.

7.6 Cu. Ft. Capacity

Featuring the industry's largest available capacity2, these dryer models offer a 7.6 cu. ft. capacity drum that adapts to both large and small loads.

EcoBoost™ Option with Eco Monitor

Saves energy by using a portion of the dryer’s dual heating elements and extending cycle time. You’ll get great drying performance while saving in energy costs3. You can even track the energy use of this eco-friendly option with the Eco Monitor. It allows you to see how the cycles and options you choose will affect your overall energy savings in both the washer and the dryer.

Additional Features

Enhanced Touch-Up Steam Cycle

Steam refreshes clothes in the dryer, helping to reduce wrinkles and odors. Clothes go from lying there to ready to wear without rewashing. An innovative Y-connector draws from your existing water line with no need to manually fill a reservoir.

Sanitize Cycle

Provides excellent care for your clothes while eliminating 99.9% of three common household bacteria without washing. Bacteria tested were K. pneumonia, staphylococcus aureus and P. aureginosa.

Delicate Cycle

Delicate fabrics and lingerie get gentle treatment with this cycle that dries them at the low temperature they need.

Casual Cycle

This low-temperature cycle works great on permanent press garments and synthetic fabrics.

Bulky Cycle

Heavy Dry Cycle

This cycle sets the dryer to a high temperature level to thoroughly dry heavyweight items like towels and jeans.

Quick Dry Cycle

Normal Cycle

Dry everyday items like work clothes and sheets with the Normal cycle.

Quiet Dry Ultra Noise Reduction System

Keep operational sounds inside the dryer and out of living areas with sound-absorbing materials around the dryer drum, thanks to the Quiet Dry noise reduction system.

Estimated Time Remaining LED Display

Displays the estimated time remaining in the cycle, counting down until it is finished.

Timed Dry

Allows you to run the dryer for a set period of time to help synchronize your washing and drying process.

Adjustable End-of-Cycle Signal

Avoid leaving items in the dryer with the adjustable end-of-cycle signal. Thanks to a helpful tone, you'll know when your dry cycle is finished. You can even adjust the volume if you'd like, or completely turn it off.

Interior Drum Light

Interior drum light allows you to see inside the dryer for easy loading and unloading.

Reversible Door

The reversible door gives you the flexibility to set the dryer door to open to the right or to the left, depending on what best suits your laundry space.

Designed, Engineered and Assembled in the U.S.A.

Configuration and Overview

Capacity
7.60 Cu. Ft.
ADA Compliant
No
Venting Direction
Bottom, Rear
Maximum Vent Length
64
Fuel Type
Electric

Capacity

Washer Capacity (DOE)
7.60 Cu. Ft.

Cycle and Options

Number of Cycles
11
Lint Filter Indicator
Yes
Sound Package
Yes
End of Cycle Signal
Yes
Cycle Selections
Active Wear, Bulky Items, Casual, Delicates, Enhanced Touch Up, Heavy Duty, Normal, Quick Dry, Sanitize, Sheets, Timed Dry
Moisture Sensor
Yes
Temperature Selections
Air Only, Extra Low, High, Low, Medium
Options
Damp Dry Signal, Steam, Wrinkle Shield™
Cycle Time Remaining
Yes
Eco Monitor/Efficiency Monitor
Yes

Controls

Display Type
Cycle Indicator Lights
Touch Controls
Yes
Drum Material
Powder Coat
Drying Rack
No
Steam Hose Y Connector
No
Feedback-Status Indicators
End of Cycle Signal
Dryness Levels Selections
Damp, Less, More, Normal
Stackable
No
Pedestal Options
No
Drum Light
Yes

Dimensions

Width
29
Depth
30
Height
45
Depth With Door Open 90 Degree
52 1/4

Product Dimensions

  • 30
  • 45
  • 29

Dimensions are for planning purposes only.
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This product has been transitioned to WED8000DW, but there may be limited availability at your local retailer or on our Outlet Store.

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Whirlpool® Cabrio® Platinum 7.6 cu. ft. HE Dryer with Enhanced Touch Up Steam Cycle is rated 4.7458 out of 5 by 889.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love my whirlpool washer This washer is unbelievable. I can complete in one load with this washer that took me four loads in my old washer. It has saved me so much time! I still can't believe it.
Date published: 2015-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Quiet and so many great features. The only problem - seems to take a little longer to dry than our old Maytag.
Date published: 2015-03-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Dryer - But Bit of a Learning Curve Bought this dryer to replace a 17+ year old dryer. Lots of great features, but there is a bit of a learning curve to get to know the unit and it's capabilities. We've also noticed that the preset drying times tend to be a bit optimistic - in many cases, additional time is required to adequately dry the clothes. And this is our first dryer with a steam capability...haven't used that much [yet], but it's function so far seems to be helpful, but certainly not a magic wrinkle eraser. But our initial impression is very favorable.
Date published: 2015-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Dryer Dryer is great. Steam Cycle is just a wonderful feature to have at your finger tips. We are glad we got this dryer and would recommend it to anybody
Date published: 2015-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best dryer ever! Bought this dryer along with the Cabrio Platinum 4.8 cu. ft. HE Top Load Washer and could not be any happier! Very efficient, will never buy another brand again.
Date published: 2015-03-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Steam setting is great Bought over a month ago and have enjoyed. Steam feature works very well.
Date published: 2015-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well worth the money!!! So glad i went back to the top loader!!!! I had a pair of Kenmore front loader's, but these are far much better... Gives a very bright and clean wash!!!
Date published: 2015-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great dryer I haven't owned such a great dryer. The option of cycles are overwhelming without reading the instruction booklet but it was worth the options.
Date published: 2015-03-20
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