STAINLESS Whirlpool ED5KVEXVL Side-by-Side Refrigerator 25.3 cu ft Automatic Ice Maker

Energy Star® compliant PuR® Water Filtration Clear Crisper

Energy Star® compliant PuR® Water Filtration Clear Crisper

Also available in overall black and white, this is a fairly average Side-by-Side refrigerator this Whirlpool ED5KVEXV has a clear humidity crisper that keeps your fresh fruit and salads fresher and crisper in clear storage containers. The meat drawer has convenient storage for meat and cheeses but can be converted into a further vegetable storage if preferred.

The gallon door bins are a great solution for storage of those large containers and milk cartons and the Energy Star® status dictates that you will save up to 20% off your energy costs, with this environmentally friendly unit.

    Interior Features

  • This refrigerator comes with a PuR water filtration system, which reduces any impurities found in your drinking water and lasts for about 6 months, before needing to be replaced.
  • The electronic ice and water dispenser is a standard design and has easy to use push button controls and has a control lock-out facility .
  • The REFRIGERATOR cabinet has the famous SpillGuard glass shelves which are very useful as they contain any spills and prevent any leaking onto the shelves below - which it also means that it is easier to clean up spillages. Being adjustable you can arrange the interior of your unit to your own requirements.
  • The refrigerator door is fitted out with adjustable opaque gallon door bins.
  • To make sure that your food stays in tip-top crisp freshness there is a clear crisper, while allows you too see what is inside with out the need to open it up.
  • There is a useful clear meat pan to keep all your meats in prime conditions.
  • This model comes with an Adaptive Defrost System which effectively works out when your freezer needs to go through a defrost cycle .
  • The FREEZER comes with its own Factory-Installed Automatic Ice Maker, which removed the need to make your own ice cubes.
  • The shelving in the freezer has Full-Width Adjustable Freezer Shelves together with Fixed Freezer Door Storage and Opaque Freezer Bins
  • The bins in the freezer are Opaque Freezer Bins and are good for keeping a range of frozen boxed items.

      Exterior Features

  • This Whirlpool refrigerator is available in THREE great colors: Black (ED5KVEXVB) White-on-White (ED5KVEXVQ) Satina Stainless (ED5KVEXVL) The Satina model has a contrasting black dispenser and top grill, while the black and white models have no contrasting colors are are all one color. All models come with the standard classic flat door styling.

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 33 3/4 Inches
    Height: 69 3/4 Inches
    Width: 35 1/2 Inches
    Freezer Capacity: 9.9 Cu. Ft.
    Refrigerator Capacity: 15.2 Cu. Ft.
    Total Capacity: 25.1 Cu. Ft.


  • A number of customers found this to be a reasonably priced unit which was a quiet running unit apart from a little noise from the ice-maker on occasions.
  • Another advantage is the Adaptive Defrost System (ADS) which is a feature that monitors the time that the compressor and the evaporator heater have been running, which can mean not only fewer defrost cycles but also improved food preservation and cost savings as well.
  • Having a PuR® Water Filtration System is a great thing as this feature reduces impurities that are contained in normal water, giving you filtered water , with an easy filter change push-button replacement to make sure that you always have pure filtered water on tap.
  • Finally the adjustable shelves are an advantage as it gives multiple opportunities to arrange the interior of your refrigerator to your own requirements.


  • Although this unit is fairly quiet running, the ice-maker was a problem as it was fairly noisy when making ice.
  • The variety and size of the bins are good but it was felt that there should be more bins and containers and there is an option to purchase additional bins should this be required.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • attractive looks
  • reasonable construction
  • Energy Star
  • excellent lighting
  • reasonably quiet
  • holds temperature well
  • good space for taller items
  • extra room with ice maker on the door.
  • would recommend this unit

  • noisy ice-maker
  • limited shelf permutations

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