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Whirlpool Black Built-In Dishwasher - WDF550SAAB

Abt Model: WDF550SABK | UPC Code: 883049264813
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12 Place Settings Capacity/ Stainless Steel Interior/ ADA Compliant/ Nylon Rack Coating/ Heated Dry Option/ High Temperature Wash Option/ 2-4-6 Hour Delay Wash/ Black Finish
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Whirlpool Black Built-In Dishwasher, Model WDF550SABK

Features:

  • Stainless steel interior
  • ADA Compliant
  • Cup shelves
  • Nylon rack coating
  • Heated Dry Option
  • High Temperature Wash option
  • 2-4-6 Hour Delay Wash

Specifications:

Performance

  • Wash System: Resource Efficient
  • Number of Cycles: 5
  • Light/China Cycle: Yes
  • Normal Cycle: Yes
  • Heavy Duty Cycle: Yes
  • Rinse Only Cycle: Yes
  • Number of Options: 4
  • Heated Dry Option: Yes
  • Hi Temp Wash Option: Yes
  • Delay Wash Option: Yes
  • Control Lockout Option: Yes
  • Rinse Aid Dispenser: Yes

Quality Construction

  • Tub Material: Stainless
  • Tub Design: Tall Tub
  • Rack Material: Nylon
  • Sound Package: Quiet Partner™ I
  • Sound Tested DBA: 54

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  • Capacity: 12 Place Settings

Electrical

  • 120 V. 15A, 280 kWh per Year

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 32 -1/2" - 34-1/2" (Adjustable)
  • Width: 23-9/16"
  • Depth: 24"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 105 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
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Installation TypeBuilt-In
Cycles5
Type of ProductDishwashers
TypeBuilt-In
Size (inches)24
ADA CompliantYes
Height (inches)34.5
Width (inches)23.57
Depth (inches)24
Depth with Door Open44.5
Minimum Height (inches)32.5
Delay Start2,4,8 Hrs
Drying OptionsHeated Dry
Food DisposerNo
Stainless Steel InteriorYes
Number of Wash Arms3
Number of Wash Cycle Programs5
Decibel Level (dB)54
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher
 
4.0

(based on 33 reviews)

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  • Cleans well (5)
  • Quiet (5)
  • Simple controls (5)
  • Energy efficient (4)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Works great and looks awesome in our kitchen remodel!

Replaced our 10 year old black GE dishwasher with this stainless whirlpool model. First reason was to match other stainless appliances during a kitchen remodel but after only a couple uses we could tell...Read complete review

Replaced our 10 year old black GE dishwasher with this stainless whirlpool model. First reason was to match other stainless appliances during a kitchen remodel but after only a couple uses we could tell this was much superior in cleaning our dirty dishes. We hope this dishwasher will last for many years and that is why we elected for the stainless tub inside.

Our local dealer, did a great job delivering and installing this dishwasher. It is very easy to use and my wife loves the buttons easily accessed on the front of the door. I thought our old dishwasher did not need replaced but now I realize it was not completely cleaning all the dishes in just one wash. We do not have to wash them twice with this new model!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very disapointed in this model

Very poor design, especially for the price tag. This dishwasher did not fit the required opening very well. The space inside the dishwasher is very small and very disapointing. It is very difficult...Read complete review

Very poor design, especially for the price tag. This dishwasher did not fit the required opening very well. The space inside the dishwasher is very small and very disapointing. It is very difficult to fit anything of any size into the racks. Whirlpool fell very short with this deisgn and should rethink this model. I would not recommend this model to anybody. Our last Whirlpool dishwasher lasted less than 3 years before the pump went out. The cost of repairing that pump led my wife and I to purchase new. We picked the comparable unit, but are very disapointed.

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5.0

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        Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

        Defaulted to this dishwasher due to space issues. Couldn't be happier...washes flawlessly on the normal setting, realitively quiet and super built. Concerned after reading some negative reviews, but have only been pleased. Very similar to the older well built Kitchen aid by Hobart machines.

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        3.0

        Acceptable, not the best rack design.

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        from Owasso, OK, United States

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              Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

              This was the only dishwasher model I could find where the total depth (with door open) would fit in my kitchen. We had initially purchased another Whirlpool model where the total depth was about 1.5 -2 inches too long. That being said, I'm not that pleased with the rack design, or the overall interior size. There is definitely less dish storage capacity compared to the 1996 model Whirlpool dishwasher we replaced. Plus the silverware holder is on the lower rack instead of the dishwasher door. We prefer it to be inside the dishwasher door. The silverware holder is cheaply made. The handle broke (not thru abuse) on the 2nd use of our new dishwasher. It seems to be a sub-standard material (plastic) that's apt to break easily. Whirlpool said they would be sending us a replacement, which we hope to receive any day now. One other thing is the dishes don't seem to get totally dry. This is another bad comparison to our previous Whirlpool dishwasher. On the good side, the dishwasher runs very quiet.

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              5.0

              i would buy this product from abt again

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              from elk grove village,illinois

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              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Cleans Well
              • Easy To Load
              • Energy Efficient
              • Quiet
              • Simple Controls

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                • Smaller Kitchens

                Comments about Whirlpool Black Built-In Dishwasher:

                bought this dishwasher and it had a leak ( it happens ) abt was super about replacing the washer in just a couple of days,and even had it installed free of charge.i did not think there are any more companies that do that,but abt came though.if you need any appliances go to abt,they won't let you down.

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                5.0

                great dishwasher

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                from Elk Grove Village, IL, United States

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                      Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

                      I bought this dishwasher about 1 month ago.I can not believe how great it cleans.Our old machine can not compete with this whirlpool.If your looking for a dishwasher that will super clean your dishes ,this is the one.It is also supper quiet and a very good price.

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                      2.0

                      disappointing

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                      from Arlington, Texas

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                            Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

                            This dishwasher does s grew job getting the dishes clean. However, it really does not hold much. Another problem is the flatware holder. Many of the slots are way too small and the holder itself is always falling apart, as it comes in 3 pieces. I do love the stainless steel tub.

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                            3.0

                            Patricia

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                                  Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

                                  Beautiful, great features, but noisy and holds much less than my old one

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                                  5.0

                                  Very happy with product!

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                                  from Channahon, IL

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                                  Pros

                                  • Attractive Design
                                  • Cleans Well
                                  • Quiet
                                  • Simple Controls

                                  Cons

                                  • Smaller Than My Old One

                                  Best Uses

                                  • General Purpose
                                  • Pots and Pans
                                  • Smaller Kitchens

                                  Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

                                  This was the best ADA compliant dishwasher I found. It is a bit smaller inside than my old one, but I'm ok with that, there is only 2 people here. It washes great, and is much quieter than my old one.

                                  Service and delivery comments:

                                  Prompt delivery, the guys were very nice and quick also. This is my 2nd appliance purchase from ABT, and I would never shop any where else now A+++ service!

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                                  5.0

                                  Whirlpool dishwasher

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                                  from York, PA, United States

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                                        This came with the house we just built and love it. It is what I would have picked if we has had a choice of dishwashers. Super quiet which I love since out pitch opens to our family room

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                                        4.0

                                        great features in small package

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                                              I needed a dishwasher that was shorter than the average height to fit under my counter top. I am so glad that I chose this one. It cleans the dishes so well and is super quite.

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                                              4.0

                                              Good cleaning and quiet

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                                                    Comments about Whirlpool Stainless Built-In Dishwasher:

                                                    The machine cleans well and is very quiet. I would give it 5 stars except for som design issues. The silverware rack is boxy and not sleek like the other Whirpool models. The top rack fold down racks are awkward and actually topple stemware unless braced up be a tall glass or heavy cup. I had to get this model because of height issues and I was disappointed that I could not put silver in the front, thus freeing room for larger pieces.

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