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Maytag Heritage Products

Maytag Heritage MHW8100DC

27" Maxima Series Front Load Washer with 4.5 cu. ft. Capacity, 11 Wash Cycles, 1400 RPM, Stainless Steel Drum, Energy Star Certified, in Metallic Slate

This product has been replaced by a newer model:

Maytag MHW8200FC ($899.00)

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  • Series: Maxima
  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 38.75-39.75"
  • Depth: 32.9375"
  • Type: Front Load
  • Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.
  • Wash Cycles: 11
  • Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
  • Stackable: Yes
  • ADA Compliant: Yes
  • Water Heater: Yes
  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1400
  • Energy Star: Yes

The Maytag MHW8100 DC Maxima Front Load Washer has numerous features and cycles design for your laundry requirements. The PowerWash Cycle assists in stain removal with extra wash action, heated water, extended wash time and a thorough rinse. The Sanitize cycle removes 99.9 % of common household bacteria. The Allergen cycle removes 95% of common allergens from fabric. Available at AppliancesConnection


  • Best Cleaning in its Class Enabled by the PowerWash Cycle 
  • PowerWash System 
  • PowerWash Cycle 
  • Internal Heater 
  • Designed, Engineered and Assembled in Clyde, Ohio 
  • 10-Year Limited Parts Warranty on the Direct Drive Motor and Stainless Steel Wash Basket 
  • Maytag Commercial Technology 
  • Optimal Dose Dispenser 
  • PowerSpray Technology 
  • Overnight Wash & Dry Cycle 
  • Fresh Hold Option 
  • Steam-Enhanced Cycles 
  • Steam for Stains Option 
  • Sanitize Cycle 
  • 4.5 Cu. Ft. Capacity 
  • LED Basket Light 
  • Direct Drive Motor 
  • Stainless Steel Wash Basket 
  • Cold Wash Cycle 
  • Allergen Cycle 
  • Advanced Vibration Control Plus 
  • Wrinkle Control Cycle 
  • Cycle Memory 


Depth 32 15/16"
Width 27"
Height  38 3/4"
Minimum Height 38 3/4"
Maximum Height 39 3/4"
ADA Compliant ADA Height and Side and Front Reach Compliant
CEE Tier Rating Tier III (Highest Possible Efficiency Rating)
UL Yes
Number of Wash Cycles 11
Washer Cycle Selections Cold Wash; Wrinkle Control; Delicates; Bedding; Clean Washer; Drain & Spin; Sanitize; Allergen; Overnight Wash & Dry (12hr); Powerwash®; Normal
Pre Soak No
Option Selections Detergent Concentration; Water Hardness; Steam for Stains; Extra Rinse; Fresh Hold®; Delay Wash; End of Cycle Signal; Control Lock
Number of Soil Levels 5
Soil Selections Extra Heavy; Heavy; Light; Medium; Normal
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM) 1400
Spin Speeds 5
Spin Speed Selections High; Low; Max Extract; Medium; Off
Temperature Selections Cold; Cool; Extra Hot; Hot; Warm
Control Type Tap Touch
Display Type Cycle Indicator Lights with Digital Time Remaining
Door Swing Left
Drum Material Stainless Steel
Hoses Included No
Motor Drive Type Direct Drive
Pedestal Options Yes
Stackable Yes
Wash Motor Description 1/4 hp
Advanced Vibration Control Advanced Vibration Control Plus
Automatic Dispense System Optimal Dose Dispenser, Bleach and Fabric Softener
Automatic Load Size Sensing Technology Yes
Eco Monitor No
Maytag Commercial Technology Components Pump Impeller, Corrosion Resistant Springs and Dampers
Out of Balance Sensing Yes
Sound Package Quiet Series
Suspension System 4 Springs and 2 Dampers
LED Color Amber
Feedback-Status Indicators Estimated Time Remaining; Sensing; Add Garment; Steaming; Delay Wash; Door Locked; Clean Washer Reminder; Fresh Hold®; Detergent Level
Voltage 120 Volts
Amps 12 Amps
Hertz 60 Hz



PowerWash Cycle

The PowerWash cycle helps remove everyday tough stains in a single wash by using a combination of extra wash action and heated water.

Internal Heater

Maytag® top load washers feature a powerful internal heater that contributes to extra cleaning action.


  • Brand:Maytag Heritage
  • SKU:MHW8100DC
  • UPC:883049332062
  • Stock Id:367926
  • Product Number:MHW8100DC
  • Series:Maxima


  • Color:Metallic Slate
  • Type:Front Load
  • Capacity:4.5 cu. ft.
  • Control Type:Digital and Knobs

    Technical Details

  • Energy Star:Yes
  • ADA Compliant:Yes
  • Size:Compact
  • Stainless Steel Drum:Yes
  • Commercial:No
  • NSF Certified:No
  • CEE Tier Rating:Tier III
  • Weight:250.00 lbs


  • Exterior Width:27"
  • Width:27"
  • Height:38.75-39.75"
  • Depth:32.9375"


  • Volts:120 Volts
  • Amps:15
  • Stackable:Yes
  • Agitator:No


  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM):1400
  • Temperature Settings:5
  • Drum Material:Stainless Steel
  • Usage:Residential
  • Steam Cycle:No
  • Payment System:None
  • Water Heater:Yes
  • Wash Cycles:11
  • Leveling Legs:No