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Whirlpool CALYPSO GVW9959K Washer

Whirlpool CALYPSO GVW9959K Washer
alaAverage 1.4

268 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 268 reviews of Whirlpool CALYPSO GVW9959K Washer. The average rating for this product is 1.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Washing Machines for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 28/100.

Review analysis

(Based on 268 reviews)

User Reviews  

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Consumer review by: Mike (

electronic nightmare


easy to operate

shreads your fine washables

Feb, 2008

Consumer review by: (

Never buying another one again or recommending it.


Washer is quiet

Has needed more repairs that any machine I have ever owned

Dec, 2007

Consumer review by: (

whirlpool calypso washer


can't think of any !

pump breaks down frequently !

Aug, 2007

Consumer review by: RAP (

it conserves water by not working!


Water conservation

Pump gets plugged easily and quits working

Mar, 2007

Consumer review by: Carolhoni (



Uses less water

Destroy clothes, puts holes in towels and tear apart mats

Feb, 2007

Consumer review by: kari (



uses less water

puts small holes in clothing and BIG tears in towels

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: Jackie (

Trouble with a capital T



major repairs needed

Jul, 2006

Consumer review by: andrea_laggart (

Hope you're still under warranty. Worst machine ever!


The Calypso washing machine is one of the worst appliances that is out there still. All of the machines that were manufactured to be top of the line by Whirlpool between 2001 and 2004 have had severe product failures. They either collect water in the ...

Whirlpool is known for good product quality.

They missed the mark on this machine.

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: ksidens (

Do Not Buy Whirlpool Calypso


Biggest piece of junk that I ever paid 900.00 for. I also bought the 3 year warranty for $150.00, but the Calypso decided not to break down until it expired. I manged to repair the washer the first time it wouldn't drain by hauling it outside, taking ...


Spending a lot of money on a machine does not mean it is good.

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: lcarpino (

DON'T BUY! Whirlpool doesn't need the money that bad.


Bottom line: DON'T BUY THIS PIECE OF JUNK! It doesn't matter if you have a warranty! Whirlpool apparently doesn't have the parts to fix it anyway! I bought the set in Jan 07. After 3 days of use, I tried to return my Calypso set to Rex's Appliance ...

Sorry, even the pretty package doesn't do it for me.

False advertisement but a one-person-who-doesn't-get-clothes-dirty washer with a big price.

Aug, 2008