Out of 90 Ratings

Owner's of the Hotpoint Washer/Dryer WD420 gave it a score of 3.7 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    3.77 out of 5
  • Durability

    3.64 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    3.6 out of 5
  • Performance

    3.61 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    3.7 out of 5
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Precautions and advice
Safety advice
! This machine was designed and built in compliance
with the applicable international safety regulations.
The following information is provided for your safety
and should be read carefully.
This machine is designed for domestic use only.
Before using your machine make sure that the TWO
transit bolts, TWO rubber grommets and TWO
spacers have been removed (see page 5).
Any electrical work necessary to install this
machine should be carried out by a qualified
Do not plug your machine into a socket when your
hands are wet.
Do not try to modify this machine in any way.
Do not let children play with the machine or with its
Do not lean on the door or use the door to lift or
move the machine.
Do not wash garments that have previously been
treated with solvents.
Do not connect the machine to a single outlet
instantaneous water heater.
Do not connect the machine directly to a water-
softening unit; use the recommended amount of
detergent for the water hardness in your area.
Do not overload or underload the machine. In
addition to reducing the quality of the wash, this
may also damage your laundry and the machine.
Do not pull on the power supply cable to unplug
the appliance from the electricity socket. Pull the
plug out.
Do not touch the drain water as it could reach very
high temperatures (over sink drainage).
Never force the machine door; this could damage
the safety lock mechanism design to prevent any
accidental opening.
In the event of a malfunction, do not under any
circumstances touch internal parts in order to
attempt repairs.
Should it have to be moved, proceed with the help
of two or three people and handle it with the
utmost care. Never try to do this alone, because
the appliance is very heavy.
Before loading your laundry into the machine, make
sure the drum is empty.
Be careful not to touch the drum at the top, as
this area does get hot during drying.
Models WD645, WD640,
WD440, WD420
59.5cm wide
Dimensions 85cm high
60cm deep
Capacity From 1 to 6kg Wash
From 1 to 5kg Dry
Electric Voltage 220/240 50Hz
connections Max absorbed power 1700W-2100W
Water Maximum pressure 1 MPa (10 bar)
connections Minimum pressure 0.05 MPa (0.5 bar)
Drum capacity 54 litres
Spin Speed up to 1400 rpm - WD645, WD640,
up to 1200 rpm - WD420
Control 60˚C cotton (programme D)
programme with Wash Enhance
according to - Wash run with a 6kg load
IEC50229 - Dry run with 5kg and 1kg loads
This appliance is compliant with the
following European Community
- 73/23/EEC & 93/68/EEC
(Low Voltage) and subsequent amendments.
- 89/336/EEC,92/31/EEC & 93/68/EEC
(Electromagnetic Compatibility) and subsequent
Technical Details Chart