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Maytag A806 washer & DG808 dryer in Los Angeles - $80!
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Post# 994526   5/18/2018 at 10:37 by RevvinKevin (So. Cal.)        

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Attention Sean (Maytag85)!!! 



In down town LA, posted 3 days ago!   Looks like they're almond.


Grab them while they're hot!

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Post# 994530 , Reply# 1   5/18/2018 at 12:15 by floyde (Los Angeles, CA)        
Would love to have another set

This was on the same street we just moved from in LA to Pasadena!
Oh well. Using the LK 800 in Pasadena. But this would be a good back up set for there.

Post# 994554 , Reply# 2   5/18/2018 at 16:45 by appnut (TX)        

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Go get them Floyde!!!!!!!!

Post# 995132 , Reply# 3   5/25/2018 at 00:10 by floyde (Los Angeles, CA)        
Well I got them!

They ended giving them to me for free as they had to get them out. I had a hard time finding someone to get them and paid $200 for them to pickup and deliver and setup. So I'm happy and the couple who bought the house didn't want them trashed. So everyone is happy.

A single woman had them and lived in a beautiful tudor for the last 65 years.

She had all the original paper work and books as well as all service records since the purchase in 1979 of the set.

So they had very minamal use and excellent care!

Post# 995194 , Reply# 4   5/25/2018 at 18:07 by hippiedoll (tucson, arizona u.s.a.)        

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That's definitely a good story, everyone all the way around was HAPPY at the end!

Doing the HAPPY DANCE for you on this side of the computer

Post# 995255 , Reply# 5   5/26/2018 at 11:26 by floyde (Los Angeles, CA)        
Thanks Christina

You always have nice things to post. I appreciate it and yes, everyone seems happy. Enjoy your holiday weekend.

Post# 995258 , Reply# 6   5/26/2018 at 11:52 by hippiedoll (tucson, arizona u.s.a.)        

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Have a great holiday weekend there in California too!
And keep us posted on your newest Maytag set after you test them out and have them up & running!

Post# 995344 , Reply# 7   5/27/2018 at 14:35 by Maytag85 (Sean 1986 YouTube. )        

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I wish I could have gotten them, but at least they went to a good home. I am having trouble trying to sell the 2006 Kenmore FL set. The Kenmore FL set is in okay shape, but I need to install the new control panel since the one that is on there got a little damaged from the wind storms last December. I also have a early 90's Maytag electric dryer I also need to sell.

I would have gotten that A806 set, but the dryer unfortunately wasn't a Halo Of Heat model. The Stream Of Heat dryer design isn't a bad design, but it isnt as interesting as a Halo Of Heat dryer.

One day I'll own a Maytag Halo Of Heat dryer, but I don't know if I'll get one anytime soon.

Post# 995346 , Reply# 8   5/27/2018 at 14:40 by appnut (TX)        

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Congratulations Floyde.  Such a heart-warming story on all fronts!!  Woo hoo!!!

Post# 996385 , Reply# 9   6/6/2018 at 12:54 by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        

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Congratulations...that's cool, you got those free! I hope these clean up nicely and work for you...same color as your current set?

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