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Product Insight: Kenmore Elite Front-Load Laundry


Kenmore Elite Front-Load Laundry

The new additions to the front-load laundry lineup include two washers with new and improved Accela-Wash technology and a larger 4.5 cu. ft. capacity. The matching steam dryer delivers ready-to-wear convenience by reducing wrinkles, odors and static cling.

What They Have In Common: Washers

Smart Motion Technology - The direct drive motor blends up to six different wash motions, providing customized care and cleaning to meet the needs of each fabric type.

ENERGY STAR® Qualified - All Kenmore and Kenmore Elite front-load washers use less energy, save money and help protect the environment.

Kids Wear Cycle - Provides more wash actions and higher wash temperatures to tackle kid-tough soils and stains. It also automatically adds a second rinse to help remove any excess detergent residue and protect sensitive skin.

Product Details: Washers

Kenmore Elite 4.5 cu. ft. Front-Load Washer w/ Accela-Wash in White and Metallic Gray

4.5 cu. ft. Capacity - Members can wash up to 27 extra-large towels in one load1 with the extra-large capacity.

Accela-Wash Technology - Accela-Wash has been improved to be even faster! Our members can wash full-size loads in just 29 minutes.2

Kenmore Elite 4.5 cu. ft. Front-Load Washer w/Steam & Accela-Wash in White and Metallic Gray

Steam Treat® - Virtually eliminates the need to pretreat stains by tackling tough, set-in messes with the deep cleaning power of steam.3

Sanitize Wash Cycle - NSF®-certified4 cycle works to make clothes germ-free by eliminating 99.9% of certain bacteria, and does it naturally without chemicals like bleach.

Internal Heater - Provides added cleaning power by heating water to the ideal temperature.

Product Details: Dryer

Kenmore Elite 7.4 cu. ft. Front-Load Electric Dryer w/ Steam in White and Metallic Gray

Kenmore Elite 7.4 cu. ft. Front-Load Gas Dryer w/ Steam in White and Metallic Gray

Steam Refresh™ Cycle - Steam reduces odors and relaxes wrinkles in just 20 minutes, which means less ironing and more free time.

Sanitize Dry Cycle - You can sanitize items right in the dryer without washing to eliminate 99.9% of certain bacteria. This NSF-certified cycle is perfect for sanitizing non-washable items like decorative pillows and teddy bears.

Drying Rack - Quiets the noise caused by tumbling shoes and is equally effective in drying lay-flat items like sweaters.

ENERGY STAR Qualified - This dryer meets the new DOE clothes dryer energy efficiency standards that will start in 2015, saving you money and energy.

Check Vent Sensor - An indicator will show on the display to let you know if the sensor detects excessive lint in the filter or duct. This notifies you to check the dryer, offering an added layer of protection and peace of mind.

Dual Sensor Technology - Monitors the dryness of the load throughout the cycle and adjusts the temperature and cycle time accordingly. When it senses fabrics are dry, it automatically ends the cycle to avoid over-drying and help keep clothes looking and feeling their best.

1Based on approximately 25" x 48", 100% cotton bath towels.

2With Accela-Wash feature activated washing an 8-lb. load on Normal cycle, default settings.

3Based on four common stains tested on Heavy Duty cycle with Steam Treat option.

4Per NSF International Protocols, P172 - Sanitization Performance of Residential Clothes Washers and P154 - Sanitization Performance of Residential Clothes Dryers.

The Total Solution

You can create your dream laundry room with these optional accessories. The stacking kit enables you to save space or install the laundry pair in a closet. Drawer pedestals offer a convenient place to store laundry products.