Maytag Heritage Series 4.5 cu. ft. 27 Inch Front Load Washer

Model #MHW5500FC

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Technical Details

Rapid Wash: Yes
Energy Star: Yes
Style: Freestanding
ADA Compliant: Yes
Size: Full Size
Wash Cycles: 10
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Commercial: No
Frequency: 60 Hz.
Control Lock: Yes
Door Hinge: Left
NSF Certified: No
Depth with door at 90 degrees: 52.9375"
Maximum Height: 39.75"
Water Factor: 3.2
Special Features: PowerWash, Fresh Hold Option, Power Wash, Steam Clean
Hose Included: No
Soil Levels: 4
Energy Factor: 2.92
Steam Clean: Yes
Motor Drive Type: Direct Drive
Out of Balance Sensing: Yes
CEE: Tier 3
Sanitize Cycle: Yes
Load Size Sensing: Yes
PowerWash: Yes
Fresh Hold Option: Yes
Power Wash: Yes
10 Wash Cycles: Yes
Display Type: LED


UPC: 883049385129
Stock Id: 681115
Series: Heritage
Brand: Maytag


Payment System: None
Usage: Residential
Cold Wash Cycle: Yes
Stainless Steel Drum: Yes
Temperature Settings: 5
Leveling Legs: Yes
Maximum Spin Speed (RPM): 1200 RPM
Water Heater: Yes
Drum Material: Stainless Steel
Steam Cycle: Yes


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


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


Color: Metallic Slate
Type: Front Load
Control Type: Digital and Knobs
Series: Heritage
Capacity: 4.5 cu. ft.
User Reviews
The home depot.33655959
6 December 2017

Overall, feels well-built and performs well. It's very quiet for much of the cycle, unless it's draining or spinning. Even when spinning it's farily stable, even with large loads. The clothes spin out well, and the cycles aren't excessively long relative to comparable reviews I've read for others.

24 July 2017

I bought this after several unsuccessful attempts to repair my HE top loader which was only 4 years old, and I will update the review of that machine separately. This Maytag front loader is noticeably quieter and much more efficient in water and electricity usage.

Goedeker s.34409926
27 October 2016

Rated by Consumer Reports as "Recommended". I was not in a hurry for it to arrive, so I chose to buy it through Goedekers. The washer price was great. The setup was easy. The washer is cleaning well, using less water, is incredibly quiet and living up to the hype.

The home depot.33655959
28 November 2017

At first the controls seemed complex, but in practice operation is very simple. I mostly use normal wash, but occasionally change a setting for a special load. No leaks, very quiet and little vibration. I have done quite large loads with no problems. The detergent dispenser is very convenient.

19 May 2017

i am please with this purchase. washer is very quiet. i loved that i was able to get a full size washer (and dryer) there are stackable as i have a small space for laundry.

The home depot.33655959
29 August 2017

I am very pleased with my new Maytag HE washer! Some previous reviews mentioned it was noisy during the spin cycle but mine is quiet. Loads take longer but I like the end result. Haven't used all the features yet and have no idea whether it will be reliable but my first impression is good!

The home depot.33655959
2 January 2018

Not as happy with Maytag right now. the washer is fine, louder than i would like. I expected a better quality product from Maytag. Since the dryer i purchased at the same time only lasted for 1 load of laundry i am hesitant about the washer as well. seems to be okay

The home depot.33655959
5 December 2017

Consumer Report top pick and they were correct. Very quiet, appears to be extremely efficient and our first front loader. We are very pleased with this purchase and the installation team was knowledgeable and very professional. The wife loves it and that says it all.

The home depot.33655959
24 January 2019

We've had this washing machine for almost 2 months. Love how it cleans, efficient, lots of cleaning options, quiet. American-made quality supporting American workers. Based on other buyers comments, we wipe down the rubber seal, leave the door open after washing to let it dry out, and so far all is...

The home depot.33655959
8 January 2019

Very nice product!

Product Highlights
  • 27" Heritage Series Front Load Washer with 4.5 cu. ft. Capacity
  • 10 Wash Cycles
  • 1200 RPM RPM
  • Steam Cycle
  • PowerWash
  • Fresh Hold Option
  • Power Wash
  • Steam Clean
  • Stainless Steel Drum
  • Energy Star Certified
  • Cold Wash Cycle
  • Stainless Steel Drum in Metallic Slate
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