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Quite, simple and pretty effective.
The GE GDF510GDWW is a cost effective, quiet dishwasher with a nice array of features for the price point. The dishwasher capacity is quite good. The upper rack does a nice job with...Read complete review
The GE GDF510GDWW is a cost effective, quiet dishwasher with a nice array of features for the price point. The dishwasher capacity is quite good. The upper rack does a nice job with glassware and handles wine glasses even without the attachment. The height differential between the upper and lower allows you to place large, irregular items on the lower rack. The slotted silverware basket and it's multiple placement options also is a simple innovation which gives you a lot of flexibility for loading. Consumer Reports gave it high marks for noise and the marks were well earned. There is a secondary basket for lids and tall items. It's useful but does not always accommodate different thicknesses of spatulas, spoons and whatnot. The dishwasher does a nice job with cleaning. It's rare for every dish not to be spotless. I have found the "pods" are more effective than traditional powdered detergent. The capacity and less frequent washes offset the incremental cost the detergent. The filters are accessible and easy to clean. There are a few small cons. The run cycle seems to be long side. Also, using the heat dry, for some reason, the dishes are wetter than our old model and require secondary wiping before putting away. The higher heat function etched some of our cheap, everyday, Ikea dishes and wore the graphics off some coffee mugs, so I would use with caution with anything you deem precious. Fit, finish, meet expectations and installations was straightforward. If you're not hung-up on creating "dishwasher-envy" this model will do the job.
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DO NOT BUY THIS DISHWASHER!!!
ating this product one star is giving it too much credit!!! I have never been so disappointed in a product in my life! We went looking at another model, but the salesman...Read complete review
ating this product one star is giving it too much credit!!! I have never been so disappointed in a product in my life! We went looking at another model, but the salesman assured us this would be a better product than the one we had researched and decided on based on the excellent consumer reviews (which was cheaper than this one, btw). The product took over two weeks to be delivered. The product arrived and my husband installed it. We sat watching and waiting for it to start. It didn't. The light kept flashing, indicating the door was not all the way shut. We soon realized that the "catch" on the door of the dishwasher that indicates the door is closed so the appliance will work is TOO SHORT to click! This is not an installation problem. How could it be?! We called GE. They were closed, said to call back during business hours. My husband works business hours, like 95% of other Americans. It would be nice if they had better customer service with a little bit wider of a time frame to field calls! We taped on a piece of cardboard to extend the catch and the dishwasher proceeded to start and stop and make weird noises the entire cycle (which is WAY longer than any other dishwasher we've ever owned). It does not sound right, but the manual assures us it's normal. The dishes came out clean, but WET, despite choosing the HEAT DRY option. One day later, it will not start worth anything. As if that is not bad enough, the stupid appliance makes THE most annoying "video game sounds" CONSTANTLY. Whenever we have tried to start the dishwasher (only to have the lights flash indicating the door is not shut properly), it will beep every 60 seconds indefinitely to let you know that it's not working -- as if we didn't notice?! It also plays a stupid tune at the end of the cycle, IF you can get it to work. Did I mention there is not a way to turn off the sounds?! There isn't! Of course! I know this is not a top of the line product, but I still expect the door to close!!! This was my first and will be my last GE purchase. I can't wait to replace it with the cheaper competitor's product that we should have gone with all along!
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really really loud and did not wash well
from AZ, United States
removed from our new purchase and gave it away to someone who needed one to put in a home they were selling
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
from Webb City, MO, United States
Love this dishwasher. The only thing I would change is the fact it does NOT dry my dishes - even when I run the dry cycle.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
from Columbia, SC, United States
Product came with the home I purchased. After a couple of visits from GE repair personnel, the dishwasher still doesnt dry my dishes or rinse them very well. Brand new worthless box if I still have to hand wash dishes.
from Chapin, SC
It came with my new house and I love it as it is so quiet.
from Fort Worth, TX
This model was installed in a new house we built. Has worked excellent so far for the past several months. The included baskets are great since the one on the front can be stored in two different locations, either on the sliding basket or stowed on the door which is where we keep it during washing cycle.
Works well, nice and quiet.
from Winneconne, WI, United States
We are pleased with the dishwasher. Cleans the dishes well, and runs quietly.
Issues from the beginning
from Houston, TX, United States
The first time we used the dishwasher we used the heated dry, it was a joke. Called a service tech out, and we were told we needed to use jet dry to help with the drying process. Put jet dry in the machine and still the same result!!!! Today we used I and opened the door and the door seal came right off, I pressed it back into place and closed the door and opened it about 30 minutes later and the seal came off again. I expect better quality from GE products, but I guess I'm expecting to much!!!!!!!
from Albuquerque, NM
The dishwasher that was in the model home we bought had to be replaced after 3 service calls. Now the new one is not working at all. I just called in a service call. Not happy at all
Great price and Great looking product
from North Vernon, IN, United States
The best dish washer I have ever had. Don't have to pre rinse dishes
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