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Whirlpool WED97HEXW

Duet Steam Series Electric Dryer with 6 Temperature Settings, Steam Cycle, in White

This product has been replaced by newer models:

Whirlpool WED96HEAW ($1,099.00)
Maytag MED7000AW ($1,019.00)

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  • Series: Duet Steam
  • Width: 27"
  • Height: 38.13"
  • Depth: 31.13"
  • Type: Front Load
  • Fuel Type: Electric
  • Steam Cycle: Yes
  • Stackable: Yes
  • Venting Type: Vented
  • Temperature Settings: 6
  • Control Type: Digital and Knobs

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This 7.4 cu. ft. capacity dryer features exclusive 6th Sense™ technology that helps keep your clothes looking newer longer.  Ultimate quiet drying is achieved with the unique SilentSteel™ drum that minimizes the sound of metal buttons and zippers as they tumble.   Steam-enhanced cycles sanitize, relax wrinkles and reduce odors. The full-color widescreen LCD display offers access to multiple specialty fabric care cycles.  *compared to conventional dryers Available at AppliancesConnection


7.4 Cu. Ft. Capacity
Quick Refresh Steam Cycle
Enhanced Touch-Up Steam Cycle
13 Automatic Cycles
Quiet Dry Ultra Noise Reduction System
Direct Water Installation Method
Casual Cycle
Normal Cycle
Delicate Cycle
Quick Dry Cycle
Quad Baffle Drying System
Reversible Door
6th Sense™ technology
6 Temperature Settings
Heavy Duty Cycle
EcoBoost Option
Laundry Hints and Tips
Full Color Widescreen LCD Display
SilentSteel Stainless Steel Dryer Drum
Ramp-up LED Drum light
Wrinkle Shield with Steam (Up To 140 Minutes)
Advanced Moisture Sensing System


Total Capacity 7.4 Cu. Ft.
Top Finish Painted
Drum Material SS "Quiet" Steel
Reversible Door Reversible Side-Swing Door
Controls Electronic Control
Drum Light LED Auto/Selectable
Lint Screen Location Door
Number of Cycles 13
Wrinkle Control Time 140 Minutes
Damp Dry Yes
Timed Dry Yes
Quick Dry Yes
Steam Touch Up Enhanced Touch Up
Wrinkle Guard Wrinkle Shield w/ Steam
End of Cycle Signal Off / Soft / Loud End Of Cycle Signal
Height 38 1/8 Inches
Width 27 Inches
Depth 31 1/8 Inches

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  • Brand:Whirlpool
  • UPC:883049190167
  • Stock Id:168617
  • Product Number:WED97HEXW
  • Series:Duet Steam


  • Color:White
  • Type:Front Load
  • Fuel Type:Electric

    Technical Details

  • Energy Star:No
  • Total Capacity:7.4 cu. ft.
  • Cycles:13
  • ADA Compliant:Yes
  • Location of Controls:Front
  • Dry Rack:No
  • Extra Large Lint Filter:No
  • Sensor Dry:Yes
  • Number of Cycles:13
  • CEE Rating:Not Available
  • Weight:140.00 lbs


  • Drum Material:SS"Quiet"Steel
  • Temperature Settings:6
  • Usage:Residential
  • Steam Cycle:Yes
  • Leveling Legs:Yes


  • Width:27"
  • Height:38.13"
  • Depth:31.13"


  • Control Type:Digital and Knobs
  • Volts:240/208 Volts
  • Amps:30
  • Stackable:Yes
  • Venting Type:Vented