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MHW550F 27" Energy Star, ADA Compliant Front Load Washer with 4.5 cu. ft. capacity, Power Wash System, Fresh Hold Option, Steam Clean and Sanitize Cycle:

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  • Series: Heritage
  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 38.75"
  • Depth: 32.9375"
  • Type: Front Load
  • Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.
  • Wash Cycles: 10
  • Steam Cycle: Yes
  • Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
  • Stackable: Yes
  • ADA Compliant: Yes
  • Water Heater: Yes
  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200 RPM
  • Energy Star: Yes
  • Cold Wash Cycle

This Maytag Front Load Washer offers 4.5 cu. ft. capacity to help you tackle super sized loads, with enough room to wash 29 towels at once. Featuring the PowerWash System, Fresh Hold option to keep clean clothes smelling fresh in the washer with an internal fan, steam wash that uses optimal water temperature and boost of steam, and sanitize cycle to help remove 99.9% of household bacteria with extra hot water.   Available at AppliancesConnection


Driven by the PowerWash® System
The Best Cleaning in the industry is driven by the PowerWash® system, featuring the extra cleaning action of the PowerWash® cycle and an internal heater.

Fresh Hold® Option
The Fresh Hold® option keeps clean clothes smelling fresh in the washer with an internal fan and intermittent tumbling that circulate air through clothes for up to 12 hours after the wash cycle ends.

Steam for Stains Option
Power out stains using the additional soak time, optimal water temperature and boost of steam from the Steam for Stains option, which can be added to select cycles.

Sanitize Cycle
The Sanitize cycle removes 99.9% of household bacteria with extra hot water temperature, delivering thorough cleaning and peace of mind.

4.5 Cu. Ft. Capacity
Tackle super sized loads with 4.5 cu. ft. capacity, enough space to clean 29 towels at once.

10 Wash Cycles

  • Allergen
  • Bedding
  • Clean Washer with affresh
  • Cold Wash
  • Delicates
  • Drain & Spin
  • Normal
  • Powerwash
  • Rapid Wash
  • Sanitize
  • Wrinkle Control

Option Selections

  • Control Lock
  • Delay Wash
  • End of Cycle Signal
  • Extra Rinse
  • Fresh Hold
  • My Cycle
  • Steam for Stains

Other Features

  • ADA compliant
  • Energy Star qualified
  • CEE Tier III (high possible efficiency rating)
  • Advanced vibration control
  • Left door swing
  • Stainless steel drum
  • 1200 Maximum spin speed
  • 3.2 Water factor
  • Corrosion resistant springs and dampers
  • 5 Spin speeds (High, Max Extract, Medium, Off, Slow)
  • 4 Soil levels (Extra Heavy, Heavy, Light, Normal)
  • 5 Temperature selections (Cold, Cool, Extra Hot, Hot, Warm)


Width: 27"
Exterior Width: 27"
Height: 38.75"
Maximum Height: 39.75"
Depth: 32.9375"
Depth with door at 90 degrees: 52.9375"
Total Capacity
Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.
General Specifications
Type: Front Load
Style: Freestanding
Size: Big Load
Energy Star: Yes
ADA Compliant: Yes
Usage: Residential
Wash Cycles: 10
Temperature Settings: 5
Drum Material: Stainless Steel
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200 RPM
Steam Cycle: Yes
Stackable: Yes
Other Specifications
CEE: Tier 3
Soil Levels: 4
Energy Factor: 2.92
Water Factor: 3.2
Display Type: LED
Motor Drive Type: Direct Drive
Load Size Sensing: Yes
Out of Balance Sensing: Yes
Door Hinge: Left
Hose Included: No
Control Type: Tap Touch
Electrical Requirements
Volts: 120 Volts
Frequency: 60 Hz
Amps: 15 Amps


Cold Wash Cycle

Cold Wash Cycle

This washer helps power out tough stains using cold water and extra cleaning action. This means you get energy savings with the gentleness of cold water.

Stainless Steel Drum

Stainless Steel Drum

Durable stainless steel drum is rust resistant and delivers premium performance.

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Everything under control at a glance: the useful LED progress indicator for fully integrated dishwashers provides information on when the programme will finish. One hour before the end of the programme, the LEDs start switching off individually from l

ENERGY STAR® Qualified

ENERGY STAR® Qualified

Saves Energy. Saves You a Few Bucks. And Saves the Environment. Making it a shoe-in for the Energy Star Qualified badge.

UL Certification

UL Certification

Backed by more than a century of a proven safety science expertise, businesses, consumers and regulatory authorities around the world recognize the trusted rigor and technical excellence of UL certifications.

ADA Compliant

ADA Compliant

The Americans with Disabilities Act establishes accessibility guidelines for many products. This product meets the requirements for ADA-compliance based on Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards.

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  • Brand:Maytag
  • SKU:MHW5500F
  • Stock Id:681110
  • Product Number:MHW5500F


  • Color:Other
  • Type:Front Load
  • Capacity:4.5 cu. ft.
  • Control Type:Tap Touch

    Technical Details

  • Display Type:LED
  • Energy Star:Yes
  • Style:Freestanding
  • ADA Compliant:Yes
  • Size:Full Size
  • Stainless Steel Drum:Yes
  • Commercial:No
  • Door Hinge:Left
  • Depth with Door at 90 Degrees:52.9375"
  • Maximum Height:39.75"
  • Water Factor:3.2
  • Hose Included:No
  • Soil Levels:4
  • Energy Factor:2.92
  • Motor Drive Type:Direct Drive
  • Out of Balance Sensing:Yes
  • CEE:Tier 3
  • Load Size Sensing:Yes
  • Weight:235.00 lbs


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


  • Volts:120 Volts
  • Amps:15
  • Frequency:60 Hz
  • Stackable:Yes


  • Maximum Spin Speed (RPM):1200 RPM
  • Temperature Settings:5
  • Drum Material:Stainless Steel
  • Usage:Residential
  • Steam Cycle:Yes
  • Payment System:None
  • Wash Cycles:10
  • Cold Wash Cycle:Yes
  • Stainless Steel Drum:Yes