Whirlpool GC3SHAXVA Satina (Fast-Ice-Despensing) Side-by-Side Refrigerator 23.1-cu ft LED lighting

Energy Star® - Slide-Out SpillGuard™ Glass Shelves

Energy Star® - Slide-Out SpillGuard™ Glass Shelves

Energy Star® - Slide-Out SpillGuard™ Glass Shelves

Being a Counter Depth style means that the Whirlpool GC3SHAXVA side-by-side your refrigerator fits flush with all your other counter-top, giving up to 6" of extra space in the kitchen. It is Energy Star compliant and therefore is energy efficient and is fitted with a good selection of innovative features including Slide-Out Glass Shelves, Drop Down Controls, Adjustable Gallon Door Bins and In-Door-Ice Dispensing System.

    Interior Features

  • This is an Energy Star compliant refrigerator which means that there are significant energy saving to be made with this model.
  • The REFRIGERATOR compartment comes with Full-Width Adjustable Slide-Out SpillGuard? Glass Shelves which are adjustable and slide out to provide quick and effortless access to the back on the unit. They are designed to contain spillages on the glass shelf for easy cleaning preventing it from dripping onto lower shelves.
  • There are also Adjustable Clear Gallon Door Bins where you not only have convenient transparent door bins to help you find what you need at a glance, but they are fully adjustable to allow you to arrange your unit to your own convenience. Being in the door they free up interior storage space..
  • Being transparent the Clear Crisper lets you see what is in side easily. while being designed to keep fresh fruit and salads crisper and fresher for longer.
  • The In-Door-Ice System and Fast Ice Dispensing System means that all the ice making and ice-bins are located in the refrigerator door to give you 30% more freezer space than otherwise. The ice bucket not only tilts out but can be removed using only one hand .
  • There is also a Dispenser Control Lockout which is a useful safety feature that keeps the door locked to prevent any accidents or unwanted use - and is controlled by means of a simple push button.
  • The PuR Water Filtration System helps to filter out impurities in you drinking water and the filter is designed to last for up to 6 months without a filter change, and changing the filter is a quick and simple push-button process.
  • There is a convenient Water Filter "Change" Indicator Light , wich is a handy reminder which lets you know when it is time to replace your filter, making sure that you are never without good tasting filtered water and an Automatic LED Dispenser Night-Light which is great little feature which lets you dispense water quickly when you visit the refrigerator in the middle of the night! The FREEZER comes with both Full-Width Adjustable Freezer Shelves and useful Tilt-Out Freezer Door Storage . There is also its own Factory-Installed Automatic Ice Maker for all your convenience.
  • Other features include a Clear Meat Pan, a Clear Adjustable Snack Pan; Electronic Interior Temperature Controls and a Standard Interior Lighting and to assist you with the chore of defrosting there is a Pulse Defrost System, designed to make defrosting your unit in the most energy efficient way by using less electricity, which causes fewer ice crystals to form during the process.

      Exterior Features

  • This Whirlpool refrigerator is available in SIX great colors: Monochromatic Satina (GC3SHAXVA) Black (GC3SHAXVB) White on White (GC3SHAXVQ) Stainless Steel (GC3SHAXVS) Biscuit (GC3SHAXVT) and Monochromatic Stainless Steel (GC3SHAXVY)
  • The door on this model comes with Classic Flat Door Styling and all six colors options have a Smooth Door Finish.

      Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 30 1/8 Inches

    Height: 68 3/4 Inches
    Width: 35 5/8 Inches
    Freezer Capacity: 9.1 Cu. Ft.
    Refrigerator Capacity: 14.0 Cu. Ft.
    Total Capacity: 23.1 Cu. Ft.


  • This is a refrigerator that comes with many advantages like the Energy Star label which saves on your household bills.
  • Many of the humidity controlled compartments and bins are a great advantage as they are not only transparent, allowing you to see clearly what is stored inside - but the glass shelves are slide-out SpillGuard Glass Shelves, making it easier to clean up spillages.
  • There are many advantages in the complete dispensing system, not only is the In-Door-Ice System a Fast Ice Dispensing System , but it comes with ways to read LCD Controls, and a great Automatic LED Dispenser Night-Light.
  • The defrost system is great as it uses a pulse system of switching on and off to defrost in a more cost effective way, causing much less build up of ice crystals.


  • Some people felt that the manufactures measurements were not entirely correct - so it is important to ensure that you do a really thorough check of the measurements you require.
  • Some customers found that the ice and water dispenser on this model did not work too well, as it caused the ice to 'spit' out after the glass was filled and removed, causing a little water staining.

      Consumer Likes and Dislikes

  • great color match options with six color choices
  • good price
  • good performance

  • quite a tall unit so need to measure
  • ice and water dispenser
  • eater staining on the dispenser
  • some shabby workmanship
  • water spout is too fast

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