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Whirlpool 18" Compact Black Built-In Dishwasher - WDF518SAAB

Abt Model: WDF518SABK | UPC Code: 883049264851
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Energy Star Qualified/ Stainless Steel Interior/ Quiet Partner I Sound Package/ 5 Wash Cycles/ 2-4-8 Hour Delay/ Black Finish
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Whirlpool 18" Compact Black Tall Tub Built-In Dishwasher - WDF518SABK

Free yourself from space constraints with this compact stainless steel Tall Tub dishwasher that offers big features and convenience all in one. Its compact size allows it to fit where other dishwasher can't, while a resource-efficient wash system and The Quiet Partner™ I sound package, which features sound-reducing insulation to help keep your kitchen quiet during operation, will make you forget it's a compact.

Features:

  • Energy Star® Qualified

    Whirlpool® dishwashers exceed government efficiency standards, so they are better for the environment and your wallet.

  • Stainless Steel Interior

Adds a sleek, smooth texture to the interior of the dishwasher for a high-end look. Stainless steel delivers durable performance and provides higher heat retention to further improve drying performance.

  • Quiet Partner™ I Sound Package

    Whirlpool brand dishwashers offer many levels of quiet operation with this system of sound reducing insulation.

Specifications:

Configuration and Overview

  • Rack Material: Nylon
  • Tub Material: Stainless Steel
  • Number of Racks: 2
  • Control Type: Electronic

Style and Extras

  • Upper Rack Extras: 1-Fold Down Wire Cup Shelf
  • Rack Material: Nylon
  • Decibel Level: 57
  • Silverware Basket Type: Full Length Non Splitable

Cycles and Options

  • Number of Wash Cycles: 5
  • Cycle Selections: Heavy Duty, Normal, Pots & Pans, Quick Wash, Rinse Only
  • Energy Star® Qualified
  • Delay Wash
  • Option Selections: 2-4-8 Hour Delay

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 85 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depht: 22"
  • Height: 35"
  • Width:17.50"

Other Dimensions

  • Minimum Height: 32.50"
  • Maximum Height: 35"
  • Depth With Door Open 90°: 44.50"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor

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More reasons to buy the Whirlpool WDF518SAAB from Abt Electronics
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  • The Whirlpool WDF518SAAB Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
 
Number of Wash Cycle Programs5
Wash Cycle SelectionsPots and Pans, Heavy, Normal, Quick Wash, Rinse Only
Installation TypeBuilt-In
TypeBuilt-In
Size18"
ADA CompliantNo
Height (inches)35
Width (inches)18
Depth (inches)22
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 Arms2
Decibel Level (dB)57
Third RackNo
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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Whirlpool 18" Compact White Built-In Dishwasher
 
4.2

(based on 64 reviews)

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90%

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Pros

  • Sound level (9)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Performance (8)
  • Convenient features (7)
  • Design (5)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (3)

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Small DIshwasher

I love my dishwasher! I have a small kitchen and putting in a full sized dishwasher would have taken away a stack of drawers. We went with the 18" dishwasher and it works...Read complete review

I love my dishwasher! I have a small kitchen and putting in a full sized dishwasher would have taken away a stack of drawers. We went with the 18" dishwasher and it works great. We are a family of 5 - with my 2 older children and grandson and it works just perfectly for us. I start it before I go to bed and the sound is quiet - I don't hear it in the bedroom. The dishes are very clean - I have not had one that wasn't yet and we have been using it for over a month. Love my new dishwasher!

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First one defective but

The first dishwasher installed leaked throughout the new kitchen from a defective part. Our installer said do not repair, get another new one. We needed this small size, otherwise I would purchases another...Read complete review

The first dishwasher installed leaked throughout the new kitchen from a defective part. Our installer said do not repair, get another new one. We needed this small size, otherwise I would purchases another brand. After another 2+week wait, another Whirlpool dishwasher was installed. 2 months later still working well - no leaks. It does work well for a small dishwasher. It is all a 2 person household needs

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4.0

Nice to have a dishwasher that clean dishes great.

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from Oakhurst

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Bought dishwasher last month. It holds a lot for small cleans great. Would buy it again. Also takes up very little room.

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5.0

Nice and Clean

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from Baltimore

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This is an 18: dishwasher that can fit in a lot of dwellings. It's stainless inside, runs pretty quiet and gets things nice and clean. We like it a lot.

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3.0

Does a good job but interior is not an efficient layout

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from Va.

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The racks are so cluttered with pegs that it is difficult to arrange items. There is less useable space than my old machine.

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5.0

Works Great

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from Oceanside, CA

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Easy installation, quiet and works well!

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3.0

tall tub dishwasher

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from Northville,mi

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It fit our kitchen

the silverware basic doesn't work well

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5.0

Very happy

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from Washington pa

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We got this compact dishwasher and absolutely love it. Would highly recommend purchasing whirlpool products.

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5.0

Quiet Quality

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from Spokane, WA

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Although we would have preferred a full size dishwasher, we only had room for a compact model. We are very pleased with dishwashing results and especially like the delayed start feature.

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4.0

Great choice

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from Somerset Ma.

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I installed this four weeks ago and I'm very pleased. The only drawback is I wish the control panel was lighted.

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3.0

Space Saver

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I had the compact tall tub dishwasher installed 5 months ago and have been pleased until a week ago. A part or 2 are now on order under warranty to be replaced. The unit stopped taking in wash water since the sensor or defective part indicates it has filled with water. I do like the size and is ideal for a couple. The capacity would not work for a family.

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Whirlpool 18" under counter dishwasher

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We have had this appliance for two months now and it has worked very well. It runs quietly and the dishes come out clean. We would recommend this appliance to others.

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