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Whirlpool WGD4985EW

29" Gas Dryer with 5.9 cu. ft. Capacity, 12 Dry Cycles, 5 Temperature Settings, Wrinkle Shield Option, Delicate Cycle, Knob Controls in

This product has been replaced by a newer model:

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  • Width: 29"
  • Height: 43"
  • Depth: 26.5"
  • Type: Top Load
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Capacity: 5.9 cu. ft.
  • Venting Type: Vented
  • Dry Cycles: 12
  • Temperature Settings: 5
  • Wrinkle Shield Option
  • Delicate Cycle
  • Knob Controls

Fuel Type Options: Gas

Whirlpool WED4985EW

WED4985EW Electric $534.10

Keep laundry day running smooth using this large capacity dryer with a flat back design that fits into tight spaces like closets or small utility rooms. This 5.9 cu. ft. large capacity dryer also provides a leg up on fabric care with the Jeans cycle that gives all your favorite denim the extra care it needs.   Available at AppliancesConnection


Wrinkle Shield™ Option
Clothes stay looking good even after the cycle stops with the Wrinkle Shield™ option, which intermittently tumbles
for up to 90 minutes after the cycle ends to help keep wrinkles from setting into your clothes.

Jeans Cycle
Get a leg up on fabric care with this special cycle designed to give all your favorite jeans the extra care they need.

5.9 Cu. Ft. Capacity
With a 5.9 cu. ft. capacity dryer drum, there's plenty of room to easily handle large loads and bulky items.



Width 29"
Depth 26.5"
Height 43"
Depth With Door Open 90 Degree 49.25"
Cycle And Options  
Number of Cycles 12
Cycle Selections Damp Dry, Delicates, Energy Preferred, Jeans, Timed Dry 20, Timed Dry 30, Timed Dry 40, Timed Dry 50, Timed Dry 60, Timed Dry 70, Very Dry, Wrinkle Shield
Moisture Sensor Yes
Temperature Selections Air Only, Extra Low, High, Low, Medium
Options End of Cycle Signal, Wrinkle Shield™
Cycle Time Remaining No
Eco Monitor/Efficiency Monitor No
EcoBoost™/Energy Saver No
Lint Filter Indicator No
Sound Package No
Stackable No
Pedestal Options No
Drum Light Yes
Display Type No
Drum Material Powder Coat
Drying Rack No
Steam Hose Y Connector No
Dryness Levels Selections Damp, Energy Preferred, Less, Very Dry
Number of Dryness Levels 4
Configuration And Overview  
ADA Compliant No
Energy Star® Qualified No
Venting Direction Rear Only
Maximum Vent Length 160
Fuel Type Gas
Capacity 5.9 Cu. Ft.


Knob Controls

Knob controls for easy selection of settings.

Wrinkle Shield Option

Help keep wrinkles from setting into your clean clothes.

Jeans Cycle

Get a leg up on fabric care with this special cycle designed to give all your favorite jeans the extra care they need.

Delicate Cycle

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

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  • Brand:Whirlpool
  • SKU:WGD4985EW
  • UPC:883049392257
  • Stock Id:680198
  • Product Number:WGD4985EW


  • Type:Top Load
  • Fuel Type:Gas
  • Capacity:5.9 cu. ft.

    Technical Details

  • Energy Star:No
  • ADA Compliant:No
  • BTU:22000
  • Size:Full Size
  • Commercial:No
  • Weight:130.00 lbs


  • Drum Material:Powder Coat
  • Dry Cycles:12
  • Temperature Settings:5
  • Usage:Residential
  • Steam Cycle:No
  • Payment System:None
  • Wrinkle Shield Option:Yes
  • Delicate Cycle:Yes
  • Knob Controls:Yes


  • Exterior Width:29"
  • Width:29"
  • Height:43"
  • Depth:26.5"


  • Volts:120 Volts
  • Stackable:No
  • Venting Type:Vented