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Maytag® Garage Ready in Freezer Mode Chest Freezer - 16 cu. ft. MZC5216LW


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Earliest Delivery Date: July 20th, 2024*
Colour: White
Control Type: Manual
Freezer Type: Chest
Door Opening: Top Door Swing
The Maytag® garage freezer is made to withstand both hot and cold conditions when in freezer mode. This garage ready chest freezer has been tested to withstand temperatures between -18°C and 43°C (0°F and 110°F) while maintaining an optimal temperature inside. It's also adaptable. As a freezer fridge combo, this freezer can convert depending on your storage needs and includes heavy-duty sliding baskets for a durable organization solution. With Power Loss Assist, food stays frozen for over 35 hours after a power outage, giving you one less reason to worry.
Top 3 Features

Garage Ready in freezer modeA freezer built for the garage. When in freezer mode, it has been tested to withstand temperatures between -18°C and 43°C (0°F and 110°F) while maintaining an optimal temperature inside.

Power loss assistThis chest freezer keeps food frozen for over 35 hours after a power outage, giving you one less reason to worry.

Heavy-duty sliding basketsHeavy-duty sliding baskets are built to be pushed around. Made with metal and covered with a rust-resistant grey coating, they'll hold what’s heavy and look good doing it.

Additional Features

Deep basketThis deep basket accommodates bulky food storage, allowing you to stock up on what you need without worrying about lack of space.

10-Year Limited Parts Warranty on the CompressorOur 10-year limited parts warranty* on the compressor covers the heart of the freezer, so you know you can count on it to keep all your food frozen for years. *See product warranty for details.

Thick insulationThick insulation helps lock in optimal temperatures, whether it's a deep freeze in freezer mode or a crisp cool in refrigerator mode.

LED lightingLED lighting casts a bright, white light while still using less energy than incandescent bulbs.

Freezer-to-fridge convertibilityWith freezer-to-fridge convertibility, you can stock up on what you need, when you need it with a freezer that can convert to a refrigerator.

Durability you can see & feelThis freezer is built to last with durability infused into the parts and pieces you use most—like the heavy-duty baskets, thick insulation, a triple sealed gasket and a dependable compressor.

Counterbalanced LidGet in, out and on your way with a counterbalanced lid you won't need to wrestle with. This hands-free lid stays open on its own without any help from you.

16 cu. ft. capacityStock up on items large and small with 16 cu. ft. capacity.

Built-in wheelsBuilt-in wheels deliver mobility when you need it and stability when you don't.

Triple sealed gasketTrust the triple sealed gasket to create a secure seal that keeps cold air in and warm, moist air out.

Freezer door lockThis freezer door has a keyed lock for added security and peace of mind.

Dependable compressorMaytag® compressors stand the test of time, so you can rest assured the temperature will stay within your preferred range with no surprises.

Temperature adjustment lightThe temperature adjustment light turns on red when the temperature is altering and turns off when the set temperature is reached.

Power On lightThe Power On green light lets you see if the freezer is working without having to open the door.

SeparatorThe separator helps you divide areas of the freezer for better organization and easy access.

Built-in drainWhen it comes time to clean out the freezer or switch to fridge functionality, you can count on the convenient built-in drain to help make the whole process flow.





Door FinishSmooth

Door StyleFlat

Reversible DoorNo

Handle MaterialPlastic

Defrost DrainYes

Door OpeningTop Door Swing

Freezer Door LockYes

Freezer Handle TypeLift Handle

Hidden HingeNo


Door Ajar Open AlarmNo

Control TypeManual

Control LocationExterior

Defrost TypeManual Defrost

Temperature Monitor AlarmYes


Country Of OriginMexico

Product To Product Pairs

Extended Service Plan ParentEW04IW2Y, EW04IW4Y, EW04IW1Y





Freezer TypeChest


Fast Freeze SettingNo

Freezer On Indicator LightYes

Ice Maker CompatibleNo

Freezer Compartment

Door BinsN/A


Shelves1 Raised with Separator

Basket Description2 Wire Baskets

Freezer Number Of Shelves1 Raised with Separator


Carton Depth29.53"

Carton Height38.87"

Carton Width56.58"

Depth Closed Excluding Handles27.5"

Depth Closed Including Handles28.69"


Gross Weight115.74 lbs.


Net Weight112.22 lbs.


Capacity FT3 (cubic feet)16.0


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