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nice (but fairly loud) dishwasher
This dishwasher performs great- no need to pre-rinse dishes, everything comes out nice and clean. The only exception is baked on residue on cookie sheets or sometimes burned on residue in a frying...Read complete review
This dishwasher performs great- no need to pre-rinse dishes, everything comes out nice and clean. The only exception is baked on residue on cookie sheets or sometimes burned on residue in a frying pan... both of which I am not sure one can reasonably expect a dishwasher to get completely clean anyway. The four-hour delay button is fantastic! Even pauses the countdown to let you add more dishes when you open the door. Just push the now-blinking button to start the countdown again when finished. My only issue is the noise level, which I would classify as loud enough to be annoying; especially if you have a living space open to the kitchen, and are trying to watch television, for example. But simply use the four-hour delay button in the evening after dinner, and the dishwasher runs at night when everyone is upstairs in bed, problem solved! Just be warned about the noise if you prefer daytime washing or have a very open floor plan around the kitchen.
Most Liked Negative Review
Doesn't WASH the dishes.
On the advice of an independent dealer, I purchased this model a little less than two months ago as a replacement for a 12-year-old dishwasher which I used to actually wash dishes that...Read complete review
On the advice of an independent dealer, I purchased this model a little less than two months ago as a replacement for a 12-year-old dishwasher which I used to actually wash dishes that I had scraped and given a light rinse. When I first used the Whirlpool WDF310PAA, I used it the same way. After the one-hour cycle the dishes smelled and had visible food particles. Handwashing began! The second use, I scraped and lightly rinsed the dishes and put them on the two-hour "normal" cycle. The dishes didn't smell anymore, but food particles remained.. Now, I power spray rinse the dishes and make sure they're clean before I load them into the dishwasher to be rinsed and sanitized later. Needless to say, NO water is being saved.My dealer claimed he has the same model at home and it works fine. Come to find out, he has an older version which has THREE sprayers. One from the top of the washer, a second under the top rack, and a third under the bottom rack. Mine has TWO sprayer arms, one under each rack and aimed up only. No direct spray is aimed down, to the sides, or into the corners.Since I keep the setting on heated wash, I am confident that my dishes as well as any food I've left on them are sanitary. But, if you're looking for a dishwasher to WASH the dishes, keep looking.
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new home new dishwasher
from Winnsboro, TX, United States
Comments about Whirlpool Black Built-In Dishwasher:
Although at first this dishwasher seemed to be perfect, it seems to not be. It takes forever to go through the wash cycle and dies not clean the dishes very well. I have to wash them before I put them in.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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Great Machine and easy to install
from Glendive Montana
Work great .I thought it could of been a touch quieter. But over all good machine.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Easy to use
from Cheyenne, WY, United States
This is so easy to use. Cleans really well and I love it.
from Seminole, OK, United States
I bought this dishwasher at my local hardware store and was happy with the price and the look of the product. After we brought the dishwasher it was very easy to install. I am very pleased with my new dishwasher.
By Bubbe and Opi
Purchased new, the kitchen is attached to the greatroom, and is very quite, only wish the silverware container was on the door, which would give a lot more space for dishes and pans.
Easy and energy efficient
By Meme yellowrose
from Seale , Alabama
This was a appliance that came with the home I purchased so far O am very happy !
We bought Whirlpool range, dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator for our new home and they have been great!
from New Mexico, United States
This dishwasher is very quiet and does an excellent job. We are happy with this appliance.
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