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Top Loader Washing Machine, 8.5kg WashSmart™ Eco

Series 7 | Top Load Style

WA8560E1 - WashSmart™Eco 8.5 kg - 93261
1045 - 1075 X 600 X 600

This Fisher & Paykel top loader washing machine has Eco-Active™ technology that boosts soil removal while saving energy.

  • SmartDrive™ technology for a quiet and reliable wash
  • Six wash cycles including Quick, Wool and Delicate
  • 4 star energy and 3.5 star water rating
  • Fast cycle times


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WA8560E1 - WashSmart™Eco 8.5 kg - 93261
1045 - 1075 X 600 X 600

SmartDrive™ Technology

Our world-first SmartDrive™ technology is made up of just three main parts. This means our washing machines can sense each load, use less water and run with less moving parts for greater reliability.

Features & Benefits

Fast full load

Fast full load

Fast cycle times allow you to wash a full 8.5kg load in 59-69 minutes.

Easy to use

Easy to use

This machine has a cycle to suit every type of load including Delicate, Heavy and Wool. Select a cycle with easy to use SmartTouch™ controls.

Eco-Active™ wash

Eco-Active™ wash

Eco-Active™ recirculates water and detergent through clothes so less hot water is used to remove stains, dirt and bacteria.

Soft-close lid

Soft-close lid

The robust plastic lid has a soft close mechanism that makes it family safe, avoids slamming and allows for hands-free operation.

Easy installation

Easy installation

Self-levelling feet make installation easy and ensure the washer stays level, to reduce vibration keeping noise to a minimum.

Cares for clothes

Cares for clothes

The flexible finned agitator ensures less tangling for superior clothes care.

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Height1045 - 1075mm
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Energy usage 313kWh/year
Star Energy 4
Star Water 3.5
Water Consumption l/cycle 96L


Load Sensing
Max spin speed 1100RPM
SmartDrive™ technology
Spin speeds 3
Wash cycles 6

Wash cycles


Wash modes

Eco-Active™ Wash

Wash Features

Adjustable alert beeps
Agitator Flexible finned
Auto Lint Disposal
Auto Water Level
Auto out of balance correction
Controlled cold
Customise cycle
Delay start 1-18hrs
Detergent dispenser
Eco/Eco Rinse
Fabric softener dispenser
Key lock
Lid Two part ABS with Soft Close
Lid lock
No spin
Rinse options 3
SmartTouch Controls
Stainless Steel Bowl
Time to go indicator
Water levels (manual) 5
Water temperature controls 5


Parts & Labour 2 years
Parts only SmartDrive™ Motor 10 years


Height (lid open) 1350 - 1380mm

Style And Series

Product Series Series 7
Product Style Top Load

Product Identifier

Capacity - Laundry 8-9kg
Dimension 600 mm
Energy rating 4 stars
Material / Color White
Wash cycles 6-10
Water rating 3.5 stars

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