We use cookies to allow us and selected partners to improve your experience and our advertising. By continuing to browse you consent to our use of cookies. You can understand more and change your cookies preferences here.

John Lewis JLWM1607 review

£589.00 Typical price

Test scoreShow Context

Key features
  • Freestanding
  • White
  • Large capacity
Expert review

The John Lewis JLWM1607 freestanding washing machine is sold as being energy-efficient, fast-spinning and roomy inside. But, apart from the A+++ energy label, 1,600rpm spin speed and 9kg drum, is it any good at washing clothes? To get to the bottom of this, we tested it. Read on for our full review of this John Lewis washing machine.

What's included:
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • How well does it clean, rinse and spin?
  • How much does it cost to run?
  • Is it easy to use and live with?
  • Should I buy it?
Sign up to unlock expert reviews
First month only £5, then £9.99 per month, cancel any time

Last checked by Which?

June 2021

First reviewed by Which?

September 2018

Released

July 2018

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

Find out how we test washing machines>
Sign up to unlock test results
First month only £5, then £9.99 per month, cancel any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 213 washing machines and found that there are 13 Don't Buys and 133 Best Buys.
Range of Washing machine scores
  1. 24%
    Lowest score
  2. 69%
    Average score
  3. 89%
    Highest score
We'll show you where this model sits on the scale so that you can see how it compares to washing machines we've tested
Sign up to unlock Best Buys and Don't Buys
First month only £5, then £9.99 per month, cancel any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

    CompareRemove all products