Everything you need to know before you buy your next washing machine. CNET también está disponible en español. next to Samsung's impeller-equipped top-load WA52J8700 washing machine.
Move mountains of laundry with the largest capacity Move mountains of laundry with the largest capacity top load washing machine with agitator available at 6.0 cu. ft. Get the Best Cleaning in its class driven by the Maytag POWERWASH system. PowerSpray boosts cleaning action by recirculating water and detergent to help treat difficult stains.
Shop our selection of Impeller, Washing Machines in the Appliances Department at The Home Depot.
The Good Kenmore's $830 26132 washing machine has the best stain removal score of any other sub-$1,000 top-load model we've tested to date. The Bad Its small digital display isn't easy to read
An impeller is a low-profile rotating hub that replaces the agitator in some washing machine models. The vanes of the impeller create turbulent currents in the wash water as the impeller rotates.
The Good The $950 Kenmore 27132 top-load washing machine is extremely gentle on clothes and you can find it on sale at Sears for $700. The Bad This washer's instrument panel looks nice enough, but
Top loader washing machines that don’t use an agitator typically include another part called an impeller or pulsator, which performs a similar function in a different way. The low-profile impeller often resembles the propeller of a boat’s outboard motor, and functions in a similar way to an agitator; spinning back and forth in order to
Washing machines with agitators use a central post that twists back and forth, rubbing against clothes to help break apart stains. In contrast, washing machines with impellers use a low-profile cone or disc that spins/rotates to rub clothes against each other to get them clean.