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How much water does the machine use in the wash cycle?

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  • williamschmi Nov 08, 2010

    Hi,



    thanks for your input.



    I assume that this is the total amount of water used for all the aspects of the full cycle. What I was really looking for was how much in just the first wash cycle when the clothes and detergent are together, not the rinse cycles, etc. It would be for a full wash load of clothes.



    Regards,



    William

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Hi,

According to this article the washer uses about 25 gallons of water vs 40 gallons for a normal top loader...

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The normal wash cycle for this unit uses about 13 gallons of water. this can vary due to cycle selection, for example an extra rinse cycle which add's about 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 more gallons. But it will never exceed 18 gallons for any wash cycle ,and has the ability to use even less water READ BELOW GE front load washer WSXH208A Key Features
The GE front load washer has a feature integrated that makes it sense the water levels of the loads of laundry.
This is amazing because you no longer have to tell the machine how big your load size is. The sensors can tell the size of the load and adjust the water levels accordingly.
This is really helpful because when you do a really small load of laundry then you don't have excess water in the basket that you don't need.
You won't be wasting water anymore when you do laundry. You also don't have to worry about the washer putting too little of water in the basket and having some clothes that don't get clean enough or barely wet

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