Frigidaire GLTF2940FS 3.5 cu. ft. I.E.C. Front-Load King Size Capacity
The GLTF2940FS is a 3.5 cu. feet capacity washer from Frigidaire that comes with such features as the stainless steel tub and the tumble wash feature. Learn more about this front load model. Read on for its key features and consumer pros and cons. Key features The stainless steel wash drum resists rust and chipping of the paint, which can discolor and damage the load.
The on/off end cycle signal informs you that the cycle is done.
The adjustable 12 hour delay start allows you to set the time you want the machine to start running so you can start
Cycle status lights let you know if the load is almost done. An audible signal lets you know that you can start unloading.
The control lock allows you to lock controls so that no one else, especially kids can change the setting.
The Tumble Action Cleaning System cleans the load with the tumble and plunge mechanism to effectively remove stains.
The Advanced Rinse Technology allows you to have clean loads without odors and traces of detergent by giving the load one more rinse with a fresh batch of water. Another similar feature is the extra rinse, which gives you one final rinse to remove traces of detergent.
The estimated time remaining indicator tells you how much more time is needed before the cycle ends.
The door lock light tells you that the door is securely locked. This is an additional safety measure to keep kids from accidentally opening the door.
The optional pedestal allows you to adjust the height of your
washing machine according to what is most comfortable.
Electronic controls are easy to read and set.
The 14 wash cycles allow you to choose the best kind of cycle for the load.
The machine has lots of options, ensures low energy costs, and is easy to use.
It uses less detergent and less water, which means more savings.
It is also easy on the eyes with the stylish design.
The machine is quiet, hums quietly in the background even if you place the unit on a wooden platform or in the second floor.
The machine is inexpensive but it gets clothes clean.
The stackable feature allows you to save on laundry room space.
One of the main disadvantage is that this machine has longer cycle times than a top loader.
It tends to become unbalanced if the load is very heavy.
The capacity, although labeled as king sized, may not be enough for larger families.
The trays are flimsy and the cycle alert is often very quiet that you do not notice it.
The seam in the tub tends to collect water and lint, and if not cleaned properly, will build up and lead to the formation of odors.
Some users find the controls confusing. The controls are a bit complicated so you may have to read the manual.
uses less detergent, less water, less power
produces clean loads
cycle times are very long
capacity is not suitable for large families
trays are flimsy, easily break
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