Whirlpool ED5DHEXWQ Side-by-Side Refrigerator White (Ice-Maker) 25.3 cu ft

Energy Star® : PuR® Water Filtration : Automatic Defrost

Energy Star® : PuR® Water Filtration : Automatic Defrost

With its good looks and Energy Star® status, the ED5DHEXWQ is a Side-by-Side refrigerator in white on white and has the normal range of fairly standard features including the PuR water filtration system, factory installed ice-maker and Spillguard shelving.

There are adjustable shelves and a good range of containers and bins so that you can alter the layout to your specific requirements.

    Interior Features

  • The shelves in the REFRIGERATOR section are full-width adjustable Spillguard glass shelves, which are great for avoiding messy spillage dripping through the cabinet as the glass contains the spill onhumidity-controlled crisper will keep your fresh fruit and salads in tip top fresh crispness for longer one shelf.
  • There are a reasonable number of good containers and bins like the Clear Snack Pan and Clear Meat Pan and the clear humidity-controlled crisper will keep your fresh fruit and salads in tip top fresh crispness for longer.
  • It is great to have a through the door dispenser and this model has an Electronic Ice & Water Dispenser with Standard Push Button Controls.
  • This dispensing system has PuR water filtration system, which reduces any impurities found in your drinking water and lasts for about 6 months, before needing to be replaced.
  • A dispenser control lockout is a very good feature for those that need to keep children and other intruders from raiding the refrigerator and also there is a useful water filter "change" indicator light which gives you that important reminder when it is time to change your water filter.
  • The FREEZER comes with its own factory-installed automatic ice maker, which removed the need to make your own ice cubes and has Full-Width Wire Freezer Shelves as well as opaque freezer bins to store a range of frozen produce.
  • An automatic defrost system takes away the tedious task of defrosting the freezer unit and it has a timer, a limit switch and a heater that melts away any build up of frost, so you do not have to empty the freezer first.
  • The temperature controls on this refrigerator are easy to use dial and there is a standard interior lighting too keep everything visible.

      Exterior Features

  • This Whirlpool refrigerator is available in THREE great colors: Black (ED5DHEXWB) White-on-White (ED5DHEXWQ) Satins Stainless Look (ED5DHEXWL).
  • The black and white models are an overall color - with no contrasting trim, however the Satina Stainless model comes with a contrasting black colored dispenser and toe grill.
  • The door style is a flat and smooth finish.

      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: 25.3 Cu. Ft.


  • The refrigerator is a most important kitchen item and having easy to maintain and clear Spillguard shelving is a great help.
  • Similarly a number of the containers and pans are transparent which gives you great insight into what you have stored in your unit.
  • Another advantage is the auto defrost system which includes a timer switch has a limit switch as well as a heater that switches on at the appropriate time to melt away the build up of ice..
  • The smooth finish on the unit was found to be a great advantage as it makes cleaning off marks and finger prints much easier than a textured surface.


  • One of the only problems that a number of customers discovered was that the shelves were rather flimsily constructed.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • good unit
  • excellent refrigerator
  • attractive looking
  • spacious and room for taller items
  • adjustable shelving
  • good door shuts tightly
  • holds temperature ok
  • fairly quiet model
  • reliable
  • would recommend
  • smooth surface nice and easy to clean
  • warning filter light

  • limited shelf option
  • some opaque containers
  • flimsy shelves

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