Thread Number: 73513  /  Tag: Refrigerators
Whirlpool has redesigned their basic side by sides
[Down to Last]

automaticwasher.org's exclusive eBay Watch:
scroll >>> for more items
Post# 970860   11/30/2017 at 22:00 by fan-of-fans (Florida)        

Noticed some of the Kenmore side by sides look different now, and sure enough its because Whirlpool changed them. Haven't seen a new Amana model yet.

Overall not sure I like the changes. They did away with the older dual knob temperature control design that dates back to the 80s at least and replaced it with a new system.

The ice/water dispenser has been redesigned so instead of selecting ice or water on the panel, there are two dispenser paddles, front for water, back for ice.

They also did away with the plastic lid with a slot over the spill area, which I don't like. It's just a shallow well now with no cover.


CLICK HERE TO GO TO fan-of-fans's LINK





Post# 970862 , Reply# 1   11/30/2017 at 22:04 by fan-of-fans (Florida)        

This is what the older version looks like. Has dial style controls, single lever for ice/water, and a cover over the spill tray.

CLICK HERE TO GO TO fan-of-fans's LINK


Post# 970863 , Reply# 2   11/30/2017 at 22:05 by fan-of-fans (Florida)        

And Amana version which is basically the same thing.

CLICK HERE TO GO TO fan-of-fans's LINK


Post# 970884 , Reply# 3   12/1/2017 at 03:44 by MattL (Flushing, MI)        

This post has been removed by the member who posted it.






Forum Index:       Other Forums:                      



Comes to the Rescue!

The Discuss-o-Mat has stopped, buzzer is sounding!!!
If you would like to reply to this thread please log-in...

Discuss-O-MAT Log-In



New Members
Click Here To Sign Up.



                     


automaticwasher.org home
Discuss-o-Mat Forums
Vintage Brochures, Service and Owners Manuals
Fun Vintage Washer Ephemera
See It Wash!
Video Downloads
Audio Downloads
Picture of the Day
Patent of the Day
Photos of our Collections
The Old Aberdeen Farm
Vintage Service Manuals
Vintage washer/dryer/dishwasher to sell?
Technical/service questions?
Looking for Parts?
Website related questions?
Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy
Our Privacy Policy