Couldn't recommend more
I bought this a week ago, and couldn't be happier. I've had a F&P top-loader that I've been really happy with, but have moved and needed a smaller under-bench one. I looked at Miele, Bosch and Haier but ended up choosing this one because of it's flexibility. (I had a Miele before and found its programme too restrictive.) This one allows me to input the times, temperatures (yes, even cold) and spin speeds that I want. It has a quick 30 minute cycle which we use most of the time. I've found that 8kg fits most of what we need - including cha...nge of bedsheets and doona cover. The clothes aren't too creased, even on the fastest spin. It's super quiet even on high spin, and no annoying alarms that keep bleeping loudly. And it produces really clean clothes! Couldn't recommend more.
Purchased in March 2021.
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Very happy with our new machine!
We needed to replace our old 8kg front loader and so glad we chose this Fisher & Paykel model, very easy to use, very quiet and clothes come out almost dry!
Purchased in October 2020 at The Good Guys Online store for $679.15.
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Great washer a must have at home.
The washing machine exceeded our expectations.
Everything we have washed so far comes out really clean. The cycles are so easy to use. Even the instructions manual was really easy and direct to what needs to be done.
The installation guide was very detailed and easy.
When the machine is operating it is so quiet you don’t know if it is on or off. It has a subtle sound when it has finished the cycle which is nice. I timed all the cycles we have used and it is surprisingly accurate on the time it shows it will take to do the cycle.
8 kg capacity is a good amount of clothes which, is good for a family with two kids.
It has a drum clean cycle which I recommend to use once a week or fortnight. ...We are really happy to have picked this model and it matches with our dryer which is a Fisher & Paykel too also great product.
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Questions & Answers
Hello, I have recently purchased a F & P front loader WH8060j3. When I set the everyday wash , cold water it advises 59 minutes however it always go over from 15 mins or more - the 30min wash, also cold water can go over by approx 5-7mins. is this normal? Carmel
As far as I know this is fine as those minutes is the time the machine is taking to fill water, which depending on your water supply may vary depending on the pressure of the water pipe.
However I always use the everyday wash of 104 minutes (default) setting.
This said I have never taken the exact time the machine takes from end-end.
In that case how do you know if the machine is not taking longer, never had a problem with water pessure of two previous front loaders
why is it that there are no posted answers to your online questions? IS this a sign of poor service response?
Not really. I am quite happy with the Fisher & Paykel products I purchase so far. Fridge, washer and dryer. Soon going to get a Freezer. Perhaps yo can contact them directly on their website. I did a purchase of water filters at the beginning of the week and the live chat was working and ready to assist.
Is this machine stackable?
You can put a drier on top of the washer. Yes. I would recommend buying the rubber shock absorbers, which can be found at Bunnings. Although the washer is really quiet and has minimal movement it helps.
|Category||Front Loading Washing Machines|
|Household Size||3-4 people|
|Features||Auto Balancing and Door/Lid Lock (Child-proof)|
|Energy Rating||4 star(s)|
|Water Rating||4.5 star(s)|
|Drum Material||Stainless Steel|
|Colour / Finish||White|
|Dimensions||850 x 600 x 590 mm|
|Motor Type||Direct Drive (Inverter)|
|Max Spin Speed||1,200 rpm|
|Number of Spin Speeds||3|
|Number of Wash Cycles||9|
|Manufacturer Warranty||2 year(s)|
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- MPN: WH8060J3
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