Model WHES30

30,000 Grain Water Softener

Features money-saving Demand Regeneration and 6th Sense® technologies which “learn” and “predict” your water usage to regenerate only when you need it and automatically calculates how much salt to use vs. using a fixed amount. Features a space-saving single tank design. Connects to plumbing up to 1” in diameter.

Extend your warranty and improve performance with Softener Cleanser: WHE-WSC


1 to 4+ Persons
Iron Removal: 8 ppm
Single-tank Design
Full-coverage Warranty
Extend your warranty to 2 Years with Cleanser Purchase. Extend My Warranty
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30,000 Grain Water Softener Features

Demand Initiated Regeneration

Water softeners need to regenerate to continue softening water. With Demand Initiated Regeneration, Whirlpool® units monitor your water usage and only regenerate when necessary, minimizing your water and salt usage. Older timer-based models regenerate on a set cycle regardless of how much water you’ve used; which can result in unnecessary water and salt consumption.

Salt Saving Technology

Ensures that your softener always provides soft water for your entire home, while also minimizing the amount of salt used. Whirlpool® Water Softeners are the most salt-efficient units in the industry.

High Hardness Removal

Removes a maximum of 95 gpg of hardness.

Iron Removal

Triggers an additional backwash cycle to rid itself and your water supply of excess non-ferrous (clear water) iron. Ferrous iron removal up to 8ppm.

Low Salt Light

Indicates the softener is working efficiently and flashes when the softener is getting low on salt, allowing you a few days to refill the salt tank.

Water Flow Indicator

Indicates when water is flowing through the system and may reveal potential leaks in your home’s plumbing.

High Flow Valve

Delivers great water flow with minimal pressure drop to your shower and appliances. Connects to plumbing up to 1” in diameter. (Connections out of the softener are 1” male pipe threads)

Do-It-Yourself Installation Kit

Comes with detailed instructions and everything to hook up to 1” NPT plumbing, including a bypass valve.  You will need the necessary connectors and enough tubing to connect from the water softener to your existing plumbing, access to 110V electrical outlet, and drain.  See installation manual for details.

1 Year Full Parts and Labor Warranty*

The warranty on this unit is: – 1 year full parts and labor – 3 years on the electronics – 10 years on the tanks.

*Warranty may be extended to a 2-year full parts and labor warranty with use of Whirlpool Softener Cleanser (WHEC-WSC). Click here for details.



Product Dimensions

D   19 in.
W   18 in.
H   43 5/16 in.
Dimensions are for planning purposes only.
For complete information, visit Owner Center.

Electrical Requirements

110/120 Volts. AC. 24 Volt Transformer Included.

Whirlpool Product Installation Assistance

A comprehensive guide about your new Whirlpool water softener. We’ll answer all your frequently asked questions, from how to get started to cleaning and maintenance.

Owners Manual

1.85MB pdf Download

Guide d’installation et de fonctionnement

1.86MB pdf Download

Manual de instalación y operación

1.87MB pdf Download
Installation Guide
Follow along with step-by-step installation instructions.



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