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Maytag Jetclean Plus White Undercounter Dishwasher - MDB8959AWW

Abt Model: MDB8959WH | UPC Code: 883049154480
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Fully Integrated Controls/ QuietSeries 400 Sound Package/ JetClean Plus Wash System/ 14 Place Setting Capacity/ Precision Clean Turbidity Sensor/ Microprocessor Controls With Touch Pads/ Automatic Temperature Control/ Auto Clean Plus Cycle/ Silverware Blast Spray Jets/ White Finish
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Maytag MDB8959AWW Jetclean Plus White Undercounter Dishwasher, Model MDB8959WH

The Jetclean® Plus wash system and Silverware Blast™ spray jets make this dishwasher, with fully integrated controls, able to handle any challenge.
Blast your way to clean dishes. This Jetclean® Plus dishwasher uses high-pressure spray jets to remove tough food particles and a stainless steel chopper blade to pulverize food, preventing particles from plugging the wash system. Silverware Blast™ spray jets focus 3 times the water pressure directly onto silverware, helping ensure it comes out clean the first time. The SteamClean option uses high-pressure spray jets and high-heat steam to help get to those hard-to-reach places. The InstaWash™ cycle washes and rinses dishes in 30 minutes when time is short and soil is light. It also features fully integrated controls, a 2X Life tested motor and a 10-year limited parts warranty on the racks, stainless steel tub and chopper blade.

Key Features:

Silverware Blast Spray Jets
Eliminate prerinsing—Exclusive spray jets focus 3 times the water pressure to clean your dirtiest silverware

SteamClean Option
Get glassware clean with the power of steam—Uses high-heat steam and a high-temperature rinse to reduce spots on glassware

Twice the Life Motor
This durable motor delivers years of dependable cleaning and has been tested to last twice as long as the average dishwasher life expectancy

Features:

  • Stainless Steel Interior: Available in select dishwashers. In addition to providing a high-end appearance, it helps retain heat for quicker drying in dishwashers.
  • JetClean Plus Wash System: Uses high-pressure spray jets to remove tough food particles. A stainless steel food chopper pulverizes food, preventing particles from plugging the wash system and spray jets. The filtration system captures tiny food particles to prevent redistribution during the cycle for optimal cleaning without the need to prerinse.
  • Fully Integrated Controls: Keep your kitchen looking streamlined—The durable control panel is tucked away, providing a strong, sleek exterior that lowers the possibility of unintended use
  • Auto Clean Plus Cycle: Eliminate guesswork. Sensors determine the soil level of the load as well as usage factors, such as door openings, time between cycles, soil level history and foam detection. Then the sensors automatically adjust water temperature, wash time and the number of fills for optimal cleaning
  • Split & Fit Silverware Basket: Fits your needs. The silverware basket can be divided into two halves to fit almost any loading situation
  • QuietSeries™ 400 Sound Package: Clean without disrupting your home. Extra-thick, specially designed sound absorbers on the top, back, sides and door of the dishwasher create a Seal of Silence™. Additional dampers, seals and dampening pads provide extra absorption of sound
  • Adjustable Upper Rack: Customize each load—Racks can be adjusted up or down to accommodate the size of dishes in each load
  • Fold-Away Tines: Makes room for large dishes—Securely holds plates and bowls in place or folds flat to make room for large items
  • Normal Wash Cycle: Wash moderately soiled items—Provides just the right level of cleaning for your lightly-soiled or moderately-soiled dishes
  • 2-4-6 Hour Delay Start Option: Wash when you want—Automatically starts the dishwasher up to 6 hours later to accommodate your schedule
  • High Temperature Wash Option: Adds an extra rinse and elevates the temperature to 145°F by the end of the rinse cycle to help reduce water spots and remove any remaining particles
  • Easy Latch: Prevent water leakage—This durable door latch will help prevent the door from popping open while a washing cycle is in progress
  • Ball Tip Rack Tines with Cradle Cushion Grip: Protect your dishes—Rounded tips are gentle on dishes and hold them in place so dishes are less likely to be scratched
  • Automatic Temperature Control: Eliminate guesswork—Provides the ideal temperature for each wash cycle offered, so you don't have to adjust water temperature according to the soil level of the load.
  • Rinse-Aid Dispenser: Worry less about dispensing rinse aid—Allows you to add rinse aid to the dishwasher, so it will automatically dispense it into the wash, providing improved drying action
  • Stack-Rack Shelves: Increase loading flexibility—Items like casserole dishes stay stable while the folding shelf allows you to load smaller items on top
  • Strong Grip Tiered Upper Rack: Improved strength—An updated design provides easy access and a modern look, plus the durability that Maytag brand is known for
  • Premium Dark Duraguard® Nylon Racks: Help protect dishes—These heavy-duty racks protect dishes from scratches and damage while also resisting rust.
  • NSF Certified Sanitize Option: Clean dishes with confidence—Ensures the wash cycle meets the criteria set forth by NSF International for eliminating 99.999% of food soil bacteria
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified: Save money on utility bills—ENERGY STAR® qualified dishwashers use less water and energy
  • Oversize Capacity Plus Tall Tub: Wash more in each load—Clean items like cookie sheets, pitchers and mixing bowls in this oversized tub
  • InstaWash™ Cycle: Washes and rinses dishes in 30 minutes when your time is short and soil is light. Does not include drying
  • 14 Place Setting Capacity: Fit it all—Offers enough room to wash your plates, bowls, cups and silverware, even after a dinner party or large family gathering.
  • Heavy Wash Cycle: Wash heavily soiled items—The ideal cycle for pots and pans and heavily soiled dishes, like casseroles and baking sheets.
  • Light Wash Cycle: Wash lightly soiled items—Provides optimum cleaning for dishes that are typically lightly soiled, like cups and bowls
  • Heated Dry Option: Choose your heat setting—Allows you to select a drying cycle that includes heat so that dishes are dry when you put them away
  • Control Lockout: Prevent unwanted operation—This option will lock the dishwasher controls so that a cycle cannot be selected and the machine cannot be started by accidentally pressing the buttons.
  • Precision Clean™ Turbidity Sensor: Clean more effectively—The sensor monitor food soil, detergent, rinse aid and temperature, to deliver optimum washing and rinsing action for superb cleaning results
  • Microprocessor Controls with Touch Pads: Simplify cycle selection—These touch pad controls offer seamless cycle selection with just a light press of the button.
  • Removable Upper Rack: Customize each load—The upper rack can be completely removed to fit oversized items in the lower rack
  • High-Side Lower Rack: Easily handles large dishes—Holds two 9 in. x 13 in. pans in an upright position for greater loading flexibility

Specifications:

Configuration

  • Capacity: 14.0 Place Settings

The Maytag Difference

  • Rack Material: DuraGuard® Nylon
  • Steam Option: SteamClean
  • Silverware Blast: Split & Fit™ Silverware Basket
  • Wash Sensor: Auto Clean
  • Targeted Spray Option: Spinner
  • Tub Material: Stainless Steel

Performance

  • Energy Star: Energy Star Qualified
  • Compressor System: QuietSeries™ 400 SS

Style and Extras

  • Food Disposer Type: 4 Blade
  • Silverware Basket Location: Split & Fit™ Silverware Basket
  • Interior Finish: Stainless Steel
  • Adjustable Upper Rack: Heavy-Duty Adjusters

Cycle and Options

  • Sanitize Option: Sanitize
  • Glassware Cycle: Light Wash
  • Heated Dry Option: Heated Dry
  • Number of Cycles: 6

Controls

  • Control Type: Electronic

Electrical

  • 297.000 kWh per Year, 60 Hz. 15, 120 V

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Overall Height: 33-7/8"
  • Overall Width: 23-7/8"
  • Overall Depth: 24-1/2"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 95 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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Number of Wash Cycle Programs4
TypeFully Integrated
Size (inches)24"
ADA CompliantNo
Height (inches)34.5"
Width (inches)23.875"
Depth (inches)24.5"
Delay Start2/4/6 Hrs
Drying OptionsHeat Dry, Ventless
Stainless Steel InteriorYes
Number of Wash Arms5
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Maytag Jetclean Plus Black Undercounter Dishwasher
 
4.3

(based on 139 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Quiet (82)
  • Cleaning performance (62)
  • Large capacity (43)
  • Energy savings (40)
  • Style (40)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (10)
  • Loud (8)
  • Cleanability (7)
  • Awkward loading (3)
  • Long cycle (3)

Best Uses

  • General purpose (22)
  • Large kitchen (10)
  • Small kitchens (10)
  • Delicate (9)
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    • Casual cook (13), Avid cook (11)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Awesome Dishwasher!!!

I bought this dishwasher to replace a Maytag I purchased 5 years ago. This one is SUPER QUIET. The only time I knew it was running was when it fills and drains. Even...Read complete review

I bought this dishwasher to replace a Maytag I purchased 5 years ago. This one is SUPER QUIET. The only time I knew it was running was when it fills and drains. Even then it is quieter then previous D/W we had. Everything was clean and shiny. The steam clean feature really does work! If you have problems with your silverware having stuck on food after washing then get this one. It has a silverware blaster that only focuses on your silverware. Our old Maytag D/W was made when they were getting cheap on quality. Maytag has finally come back around and the quality is very good and sturdy.I am very picky when it comes to dishwashers and this one is the best for the price. I always get one that has a food grinder. There are really expensive ones out there and they do not even have a food grinder. I could never figure that out.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Stupidity by Maytag

I would have most likely given this dishwasher an overall 4 or 5 rating. The unit looks very nice; washes dishes just like you would expect it to. No issue there. The issue...Read complete review

I would have most likely given this dishwasher an overall 4 or 5 rating. The unit looks very nice; washes dishes just like you would expect it to. No issue there. The issue is with a part that Maytag fails to supply with the unit.

In order to connect the water supply line to the DW you need to go out and buy a 90 degree elbow, 3/8" compression to 3/4" hose thread. Why on earth would Maytag not supply this fitting when they supply everything else for the installation. I guess if I ever wanted to hook up my dishwasher to a garden hose in my back yard I would be in business. However, if you plan on actually installing the dishwasher in your kitchen and need to connect it to your typical 3/8" water supply line then you'd better make a stop at the hardware store and pick the fitting up for a whopping $3. $3 that I guess Maytag was unwilling to part with.

I won't even get into why Maytag would design their water connection with a 3/4" garden hose thread in the first place. But since they did, they could have at least had the brains to supply the fitting for it. Increase the cost of the DW by $3. It wouldn't have waivered my decision to buy, I promise. Overall I would recommend the product itself and would most likely purchase it again.

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5.0

Very quiet

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from Hickory NC

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Comments about Maytag Jetclean Plus Black Undercounter Dishwasher:

We've had the dishwasher now for a few weeks and is a significantly quieter than the old one. We can hardly hear it from the next room when it is running. The cycles take longer to run than our previous model because of the energy star features that all new models have, but because it is so quiet this does not bother us I also found it very easy to install myself. I have never installed a dishwasher before but the connections for the water and power were very accessible. Overall I am very pleased with this purchase

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5.0

Super quiet & no spots !

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from Upper peninsula of Michigan

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Comments about Maytag Jetclean Plus Black Undercounter Dishwasher:

Very very quiet & super clean ... glasses couldn't be cleaner , no more spots !!!!

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3.0

Looks nice

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from Andover, MN

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Comments about Maytag Jetclean Plus Black Undercounter Dishwasher:

Top rack does not push all the way in and causes the dishwasher to leak when running. I have had a repair man out once and replaced the rails, and it continues to have problems.
Makes a loud clunking noise when running in the beginning.

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5.0

FABULOUS DISHWASHER

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from Estero, Florida

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Best dishwasher I have ever owned!! Quiet does a great job.

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5.0

Quiet cleaner!

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from Minneapolis Minnesota

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We went into our local appliance store looking for a entire suite of appliances we ended up with this dishwashing machine and couldn't of been happier. My title of this review is highly accurate. It is outstanding at cleaning all of the dishware and is the quietest dishwasher we've ever had!

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4.0

Was what I was looking for.

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from Shawnee. Ks.

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Being a one person household I don't use it that often . The little that I did use it I was very pleased. I also needed a dishwasher where the handle did not stick out. Thank you for having what I wanted .

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3.0

Cleans well be careful of door

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from Clinton WI

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We have had this dishwasher for two months. We have experienced some leaking with the door. Warranty repair man came out the day after we called. He stated it is a design with the top drawer and the door. Top drawer cannot be overloaded or loaded with lots of heavy bowl and cups as it doesn't fit in correctly and then will cause leaking. Since having him out a week ago, we have not noticed any problems now that we are aware of the situation. Cleans really well.

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1.0

Defective to the point it should be recalled

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from Concord, NC

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This dishwasher is garbage. The feature that allows you to lower & raise the top rack fell apart on both sides. The spinner attached to the top rack (it's sits underneath the top rack) fell off. The bottom rack has a serious design flaw - it's constantly coming off the track.

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3.0

Good performance for a few years

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from Kamloops BC

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We've used this dishwasher for over 3 years , then noticed cops plates etc were not getting clean , cleaned the filter out , only to find the chopper had broken off the impeller , when it's working right it gets great clean dishes , but a cheap plastic part that broke lets the whole design down .
Seems everything you buy these days as a lifespan of 3-5 years , equivalent replacement is over $1000 , and Maytags 10 year warranty is an absolute joke , chopper / tub , likely the chopper won't fail but the piece attaching to the pump will , not covered of course .

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5.0

Great Dishwasher

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from TN

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Excellent product. Cleans great and low noise.

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