Hotpoint WMFUG742P review
|Review: July 2014|
Last updated November 2015
In a nutshell: The Hotpoint WMFUG742P is a relatively compact 7kg capacity washer with a moderate spin speed of 1400rpm and an A++ efficiency rating. It uses Hotpoint's new Smart Technology, which enables it to sense load size and manage water levels and wash intensity to optimise efficiency. It's a fairly-priced family washing machine, but noisier than its 8kg capacity counterpart, the WMFUG842P.
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Hotpoint WMFUG742P features include:
- Capacity: 7 kg
- Maximum spin speed: 1400 rpm
- Energy efficiency class: A++
- Spin class: B
- Big Digit user interface
- Spin cycle control
- Delay timer - 24 hours
- Automatic consumption control
- Fast wash
- Daily Wash 30 degrees
- Shirts programme
- Woolmark Platinum Care
- Anti-stain function
- Baby cycle
- Anti Allergy
- Drum volume: TBC
- Noise level (washing): 58dB
- Noise level (spinning): 80dB
- Dimensions (H X W X D): 85 x 59 x 54 cm
- Can be built-under
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How to set a longer spin?
Asked by J wait
on 11th Feb 2018
Just got this make we don't know how to set a longer spin.
Why this washing machine block drain with my socks during wash?
Asked by giri
on 31st Oct 2017
Stop worrying how sock get in during wash in drain machine is less than year old.
How do you work the smart button to choose wash Intensity, when smart button pushed all 3 lights flash and go off, same with easy iron button. What am I doing wrong ?
Asked by S Alder
on 24th Aug 2017
Only got machine today using it for the first time.
Hotpoint WMFUG742P user reviews
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Average rating from 6 reviews:
Reviewed by madge nisbet
on 6th Jul 2017
This washing machine is especially suitable for people with skin issues and allergies as it rinses thoroughly .
Has a baby wash too.
Hotpoint know their business unlike LG that does not rinse although they advertise medic washes skin care ETC just hopeless.
Reviewed by Ben Haddon
on 1st Nov 2016
Had the machine 12 months and it has now broken down 3 times with the same problem, faulty pressure switch which stops the water supply. Would certainly not recommend.
Reviewed by linda
on 17th Mar 2016
Rubbish machine has broken down twice in 11 months - first time after just 6 weeks. Same problem and the engineers come and then can't get parts been without a machine for nearly 4 weeks. I would steer well clear and buy a more reliable brand with better after care and service. Their service centre is not helpful and just want to sell you aftercare tablets and extended warranties to earn more monies.
Reviewed by Sophie
on 1st Mar 2016
Just bought this its rubbish, wash cycles too long, does'nt rinse properly, and clothes fairly wet after spin. Disappointed I wasted my money on this.
Reviewed by Jenna hickling
on 10th Dec 2015
Washer is the worst we have ever had the drawer holds water can't do a 90 degree wash had just over a year and ready for a new one also hotpoint don't want to fix it rubbish customer service think il stick with zannussi washing machines my last one lasted 12 years.
Reviewed by Rachel thompson
on 12th Sep 2015
Faulty spin cycle. Repair man came out and said door wasn't shut properly. Guess this is the excuse they use because this keeps happening.