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KitchenAid Stainless Built-In Dishwasher - KDFE304DSS

Abt Model: KDFE304DSS | UPC Code: 883049292755
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ProScrub Option/ ProWash Cycle/ Heat Dry Option/ SatinGlide Max Upper Rack/ Whisper Quiet System At 45 dBA/ Fold-Down Tines In Upper And Lower Racks/ Fold-Down Shelf With Stemware Holders/ Sliding Tines In The Lower Rack/ Utility Basket In The Upper Rack/ Culinary Caddy Utensil Basket/ Stainless Steel Tub/ 6 Wash Cycles/ Stainless Steel Finish
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KitchenAid 24" Stainless Steel Built-In Dishwasher - KDFE304DSS

Features:

  • ProScrub® Option
    Helps eliminate soaking or pre-scrubbing with 40 targeted spray jets that help remove stubborn messes like seared or baked-on foods
  • ProWash™ Cycle
    Determines the appropriate cycle for washing dishes and makes real-time adjustments for the best cleaning performance
  • Heat Dry Option
    Delivers the best drying by activating a recessed heating element at the end of the cycle
  • SatinGlide® Max Upper Rack
    Creates a smooth, premium feeling when pulling out the upper rack, particularly with heavy loads. Adjusters make it easy to raise or lower the rack while the rails help keep the rack solidly on track
  • Whisper Quiet® System at 45 dBA
    Offers premium sound insulation that makes it convenient to operate day or night, including when you entertain
  • Fold-Down Tines in Upper and Lower Racks
    Help improve cleaning performance. Two rows of tines in the upper rack adjust in two positions and one in the lower rack will adjust in one of three positions so water can clean inside deep or wide dishes
  • Fold-Down Shelf with Stemware Holders
    Provides extra room in the upper rack to hold additional cups, wine glasses, or long items such as utensils and spatulas
  • Sliding Tines in the Lower Rack
    Allow you to adjust the space between rows of tines to fit a variety of deep or narrow dishes
  • Utility Basket in the Upper Rack
    Gives you a dedicated space to help secure small items such as small lids and utensils
  • Culinary Caddy® Utensil Basket
    Helps provide extra space for tall utensils such as whisks and spatulas, helping to maximize the usable space in the lower rack

Specifications:

Configuration and Overview

  • Control Type: Electronic Capacitive Touch
  • Tub Material: Stainless Steel
  • Rack Material: Nylon
  • Number of Racks: 2
  • Upper Adjustable Rack: 2 Position
  • Water Filtration System: Removable Filter

Cycle and Options

  • Number of Wash Cycles: 6
  • Cycle Selections: ProWash; Tough; Normal; Light; Express Wash; Rinse Only
  • Option Selections: Hi Temp Wash; Sani Rinse; Heated Dry; 4 Hour Delay; Control Lock; ProScrub
  • Delay Wash: Yes

Style and Extras

  • Tub Material: Stainless Steel
  • Rack Material: Nylon
  • Upper Rack Extras: 1-Plastic Cup Shelf; 4-Stemware Holders; 4-Light Item Clips
  • Lower Rack Extras: Culinary Caddy
  • Silverware Basket Type: Full Length Non Splitable
  • Decibel Level: 45

Electrical

  • 120 V. 15

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 33-1/2" - 34-1/2"
  • Width: 23-7/8"
  • Depth: 24-3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 99 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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More reasons to buy the KitchenAid KDFE304DSS from Abt Electronics
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Number of Wash Cycle Programs6
Installation TypeBuilt-In
TypeBuilt-In
Size24
ADA CompliantNo
Height (inches)34.5
Width (inches)24
Depth (inches)24.75
Depth with Door Open49.5
Minimum Height (inches)33.5
Delay Start4 Hrs
Drying OptionsHeated Dry
Food DisposerNo
Stainless Steel InteriorYes
Number of Wash Arms2
Decibel Level (dB)45
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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4.6

(based on 3809 reviews)

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93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (20)
  • Quiet (20)
  • Cleans well (19)
  • Easy to load (17)
  • Simple controls (16)

Cons

  • Long cycle (6)
  • Awkward loading (3)

Best Uses

  • General purpose (16)
  • Pots and pans (7)
  • Delicate (6)
  • Large kitchen (6)
  • Small kitchens (4)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Exactly what we expected it to be

We purchased the unit March 2014 to replace an existing Samsung unit. This is a new model and much research was done by us primarily because we want a serviceable, reliable unit at a...Read complete review

We purchased the unit March 2014 to replace an existing Samsung unit. This is a new model and much research was done by us primarily because we want a serviceable, reliable unit at a good value. This unit uses much less rinse agent than other units even set on max. Initially I did not think the unit was dispensing rinse agent, however, a service rep came out and eliminated my concerns. It is sturdy, functional and has all the features young and not so young alike can utilize. We had many choices and it came down to this unit or a Bosch. The rack system, drying element control option and sturdy construction allowed us to choose the KitchenAid unit.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very quiet but doesn't clean the dishes....

I have never paid this much for a dishwasher and have never had one that was as useless as this one. I have always believed in KitchenAid dishwashers, but this one has destroyed that...Read complete review

I have never paid this much for a dishwasher and have never had one that was as useless as this one. I have always believed in KitchenAid dishwashers, but this one has destroyed that opinion. I have tried using the recommended products as well as other combinations that have worked well with other dishwashers but the dishes are still NOT clean at all, hottest water, toughest cycle -- I've tried everything to get this to clean the dishes. I AM really impressed with how quiet it is, but since I have to hand wash about half the dishes when it's finished, I know I am wasting a LOT of water. I really wish I had not bought this dishwasher. The old Whirlpool I replaced was loud and once I got used to how to load and what to use, all the dishes came out sparkling with NO rinsing. With this one, I have to wash them first, and they still come out dirtier than when I put them in. Don't buy it!!!!

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4.0

Quiet and Cleans Great

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from Iowa

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Purhased about 3 weeks ago. Love it so far. Very quiet and cleans the dishes great.

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5.0

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from washington state

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no complaints about this dishwasher at all dishes always come out clean every time and the unit is so quite

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2.0

instructions were confusing

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from Clearwater, Florida

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very disappointed with the drying and the jet dry was hard to fill, as you put in the jet dry it runs out the other side. It needs to be more consumer friendly. My old whirlpool was fantastic, but it we white. I donated it, but I would love to have it back. Lower rack comes off the track.

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5.0

Sooooo quiet

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from Des Moines

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I asked my friend who installs and repairs appliances which dishwasher he would recommend and he responded with no hesitation " Kitchen aid Proscrub". I had it installed a month ago when I had a total kitchen remodel and I love it. Absolutely no problems whatsoever.

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4.0

Excellent Dishwasher

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from Oklahoma

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The dishwasher is quite, enough so that you barely even know it's running. The dishes come out clean and dry. I love how there is plenty of room for a large number of dishes. The ProWash feature is nice to have especially when you may not have a full load. I gave the dishwasher 4 stars because it would be nice to have a few more features with this model, especially since the price is on the upper end. So far I am very satisfied with this dishwasher and hope it lasts for many years to come.

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5.0

Kitchenaid has always been our first choice

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from Ohio

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We have always had Kitchenaid dishwashers and are completely satisfied with our new one.

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1.0

Disappointment!

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from Alexandria, Ohio

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I would really like this dishwasher - if I could use it!! Brand new the seal is bad and damaged our countertop from the steam heat that was excaping. In fact, twice it stopped during a cycle because the seal was leaking so much. Hand washing dished while I wait another 2-3 weeks for a reorder to come in. Waited the 1st time 2-3 weeks. Not a happy record.

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5.0

Perfect Fit!

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from Canton, MI

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This unit was not my first choice. I'm glad it turned out that the first unit was a huge disappointment. This unit turned out to be a better fit for space, super quiet and easier to operate.

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5.0

Very quiet operation

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from Wellfleet,MA

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I am very happy with this dishwasher. It runs very quietly and cleans well. My only issue with it is that it turns on very easily if the controls (on the front) are accidentally pushed.

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5.0

Super quiet and does a great job.

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from Oakwood, GA

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This dishwasher is awesome. It is super quiet and cannot hear it running. Does a great job washing whatever is in it.

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KitchenAid Stainless Built-In Dishwasher

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