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Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White

  • Model: MVWB980BW
  • Top Loading
  • 4.8 Cubic Feet
  • 1,100 RPM's
  • 4 Speed
  • 16 Cycles
Special financing available (subject to credit approval)
Washer Type
Top Loading
Capacity
4.8 Cubic Feet
RPMs
1,100 RPM's
Wash/Spin Speeds
4 Speed
Number of Cycles
16 Cycles
Number of Water Levels
Automatic Water Level Adjustment
Adjustable Water Temperature
Automatic Temperature Control
Perma Press Cycle
Yes
Delicate Cycle
Yes
Soak Cycle
Yes
Extra Rinse Option
Yes
Bleach Dispenser
Yes
Fabric Softener Dispenser
Yes
Tub Type
Stainless Steel Tub
Built In Water Heater
Yes
Dimensions
27.5(w) X 45.1(h) X 27.6(d)
Shipping Weight
175 lbs
Warranty Terms - Parts
12 Months
Warranty Terms - Labor
12 Months

Maytag brand's premium top load washer now features steam! In addition to a generous 4.8 cu. ft. capacity, this Bravos XL® HE top load washer is Better Built with commercial-grade components and delivers the Best Cleaning in the Industry enabled by the PowerWash® system. The PowerWash® system uses our unique PowerSpray technology,optimal dispensers and the PowerWash® cycle to help remove even the toughest stains. This Bravos XL® washer comes with a solid, 10-year limited parts warranty on the washer motor and wash basket. And because it is designed, engineered and assembled in the U.S.A., you can buy this Bravos XL® model with genuine American Pride.

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Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White
 
4.5

(based on 531 reviews)

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91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Large capacity (74)
  • Cleaning performance (67)
  • Convenient features (63)
  • Energy savings (57)
  • Quiet (49)

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  • Pricey / poor value (24)
  • Cleanability (8)
  • Loud (7)

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5.0

Great machine with many features

By Washerman

from Tallahassee, FL

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        Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

        Like this machine a lot, very easy to operate with the array of features.

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        5.0

        Excellent Value

        By R J Bee

        from Phoenix, Arizona

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              Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

              Purchased this in a set with another Maytag appliance. Very Happy with the product !

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              5.0

              Love my Bravos XL

              By Dee

              from Chandler, AZ

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                    Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                    I was in need of a new washer and could not review every machine out there. Thanks to the saleman I had he asked about my needs, and showed me this model. This machine is quiet and efficent and I love it! Clothes come our clean!

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                    5.0

                    quiet efficient washer

                    By Mags

                    from Wellesley Island, NY

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                          Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                          We purchased this washer a few weeks ago and I am totally impressed with the design and features that assure a clean wash...and it is so quiet!

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                          1.0

                          Comercial Technology?

                          By Wheres the Quality

                          from Wichita KS

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                                Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                                We have had this washer for 2 years. We love the water savings and efficiency. BUT This is NOT Commercial technology, as we just paid $200 for repair on the washer. Reported a Loose Nut caused it. Has Maytag not heard of Locktight or even a nylon insert Locknut? If the washer was actually in a Commercial setting, It would have broke down in 60 days! There are only 2 people using this machine, I would hate to think how often a family with children would need repairs!

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                                5.0

                                Excellent

                                By busy wife.

                                from Warren, MI

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                                      Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                                      I love the features, does excellent job, I never had a problem with my husband's clothes, shirts are always white and every load is always extra-clean!! of course the use of a good brand laundry soap is always necessary (I use tide)... very important: read the use and care guide!!

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                                      5.0

                                      Awesome machine!

                                      By Grammy Sandy

                                      from Grosse Ile, MI

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                                            Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                                            I keep looking for stuff to wash, because it's fun to use this washer!
                                            All the new features are very cool.
                                            Using less water and less detergent is a definite PLUS!
                                            I am looking forward to eventually using all the cycles. I have only had it a short time, but I am loving it already, it's a big improvement over the "old style" washer.

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                                            4.0

                                            Nice machine

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                                            from Middletown, Ohio

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                                                  Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                                                  I bought this washer 8 months ago and have been happy with the purchase. It has many cycle features such as sheets, bulky, and a rapid wash. It also has a soil level and spin speed options.

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                                                  5.0

                                                  great features

                                                  By Milkman

                                                  from Donaldsonville La.

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                                                        Comments about Maytag 4.8 Cu. Ft. Top Loading Washer - White:

                                                        I am really enjoying my beautiful maytag washer.Iam washing three times a week and I love watching the clothe wash through the glass.

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                                                        5.0

                                                        Great Product

                                                        By Rich

                                                        from Torrington,CT

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                                                              Very happy with this product

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