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KitchenAid 42" Built-In Black Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator With Platinum Interior Design - KBFN502EBS

Abt Model: KBFN502EBSS | UPC Code: 883049358604
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24.2 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ Platinum Interior Design/ Preserva Food Care System/ Automatic Ice Maker/ Platinum Interior Design/ SatinGlide System With Soft Close/ LED Lighting/ Intuitive Controls/ Adjustable Spill Resistant Glass Shelves/ 4 Adjustable Half-Width Door Bins/ Black Stainless Steel Finish
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KitchenAid 42" Built-In Black Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator With Platinum Interior Design - KBFN502EBSS

Features:

  • Preserva® Food Care System
    Two independent cooling systems provide a dedicated refrigeration unit to help keep food fresh longer, and a separate system for frozen food. The FreshFlow™ Air Filter helps minimize odors while the FreshFlow™ Produce Preserver helps delay over-ripening.
  • Professionally-Inspired Design
    combines a bold blend of professionally-inspired styling with sleek touches for the home. This beautiful side-by-side refrigeration unit features Satin Textured Handles and the KitchenAid® Badge, a symbol of uncompromised quality.
  • Automatic Ice Maker
    Ensures that you have a constant supply of ice for entertaining.
  • SatinGlide® System with Soft-Close
    Add a luxury experience to the crisper drawers. The ball bearing rollers and glides allow effortless in-and-out movement even when fully loaded.
  • LED Lighting
    illuminates the inside of the refrigerator and freezer giving for better visibility. Unlike incandescent bulbs, LED lights use less energy, are maintenance-free and never need to be replaced.
  • Intuitive Controls
    Intuitive controls make it easy to precisely adjust the temperature of both the refrigerator and freezer.
  • Adjustable Spill-Resistant Glass Shelves
    are easy to clean and help prevent messes from spilling over into other parts of the refrigerator. The shelf edges are nano-etched with a finely textured surface that helps contain spills, and lets you use the whole shelf from edge-to-edge.

Specifications:

Capacity

  • Total: 24.2 Cu. Ft. 
  • Refrigerator: 17.75 Cu. Ft. 
  • Freezer: 6.42 Cu. Ft. 

Refrigerator

  • Door Bins: 2 Dairy, 2 Half-Width Gallon, 4 Adjustable Half-Width
  • Spill-Proof Glass Shelves: 4 Adjustable Half-Width
  • Humidity-Controlled Drawers: 1 Full-Width, 2 Half-Width
  • Number of Interior Shelves: 4

Freezer

  • Upper Freezer Drawer: Half-Width 
  • Slide-Out Freezer Basket: Metal with Rubber Mat 
  • Light: LED 
  • Ice Maker: Factory Installed 

Style and Extras

  • Door Style: Flat
  • Platinum Interior Design

Electrical

  • 15 Amps Amps. 120 V

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 83 3/8
  • Cutout Depth: 24
  • Cutout Width: 41 1/2
  • Depth With Door Open 90 Degree: 44 1/4
  • Width: 42 1/4
  • Depth Excluding Doors: 23 3/8
  • Height To Top Of Cabinet: 83 3/8
  • Depth Closed Excluding Handles: 25 1/8
  • Width with Doors Closed: 42 1/4
  • Depth: 27 3/4
  • Cutout Height: 83 1/2

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 595 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Two Years Parts and Labor
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Counter DepthYes
Installation TypeBuilt-In
Refrigerator Capacity (cu. ft.)17.75
Freezer Capacity (cu. ft.)6.42
Total Capacity (cu. ft.)24.17
Overall Height (inches)83.38
Width (inches)42.25
Overall Depth (inches)27.75
Depth With Door Open (inches)44.25
Ice MakerYes
Ice DispenserNo
Water DispenserNo
Reversible DoorNo
Number of Freezer Baskets/Shelves2
Number of Refrigerator Shelves/Bins8
Number of Refrigerator Door Shelves/Bins8
Crisper TypeClear
Freezer LocationBottom
Defrost TypeAutomatic
Freezer Interior LightYes
Refrigerator Shelves MaterialGlass
Deli DrawerYes
ADA CompliantNo
Wi-FiNo
Parts Warranty2 Years
Labor Warranty2 Years
TypeBuilt-In French Door
  

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KitchenAid 42" Built-In Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator With Platinum Interior Design
 
4.1

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Very Satisfactory

The 24.2 Cu. Ft. 42" Width Built-In Panel Ready we installed performs exactly as advertised. It is quiet, the doors work well ( even with heavy panels) and the interior...Read complete review

The 24.2 Cu. Ft. 42" Width Built-In Panel Ready we installed performs exactly as advertised. It is quiet, the doors work well ( even with heavy panels) and the interior design of the shelves are very functional. Ice maker works very well. We were able to design the cabinets to accommodate a flush installation and allow the full 135 deg door opening that allows the door to stay open. Interestingly, the shallow 24" depth that seemed like a limitation is in practice more convenient because of improved access to the back. The white interior is fine.

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Not "built-in"; for the money it should be.

KitchenAid I think it's misleading, bordering on deceptive, to call this product "built-in" or even "counter depth" for that matter. The hinges don't articulate like you might expect on a...Read complete review

KitchenAid I think it's misleading, bordering on deceptive, to call this product "built-in" or even "counter depth" for that matter. The hinges don't articulate like you might expect on a top-of-the-line model and as such you've designed it to protrude beyond the run of cabinets, beyond even the counter. Hast to be like that to allow the doors to open in its present design. Many of us buy this product, having seen so many pictures of truly-built-in refrigerators only to be stuck with the product and an imperfect kitchen. It's interesting that you don't have any pictures of this product in actual installations from the side.

You've been in business for how long and you still can't get this basic thing right??

Anybody, you can Google for images, but I have attached one here. We built our entire cabinets following KitchenAid's own dimensional specifications. You can see the result. Looks like it was poorly planned, thanks to KitchenAid. I do have bigger fish to fry. Which is what angers me about having to deal with this.

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5.0

love my fridge

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from Lorton VA

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Comments about KitchenAid 42" Built-In Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator With Platinum Interior Design:

When renovating our kitchen we replaced our refrig with a counter depth one. We love it. (although the ice maker is a little noisy and drips ice when full)

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5.0

Exceeded expectations

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from Hoover Alabama

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Except for an installation problem this unit has a user friendly layout and very quiet function.
It would be nice to have a classier and more detailed user guide included.
We are happy with it and would recommend

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4.0

Wow this is big. Took a whole crew to deliver.

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from St Louis

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First of all Lowe's did a great job installing this gigantic fridge without scratching it or our floors. The fridge is beautiful to look at inside and out. Very thoughtful touches such as a bin to store eggs and functional ice tray. Very quiet. I don't think I've ever heard it make a sound. The only drawback we have experienced within the first month is the flap on the left door that seals the French doors was somehow broken and doesn't close easily anymore. Apparently we are going to have to be very careful opening and closing the doors.

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Sleek, contemporary design

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from Horseshoe Bay, Tx

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There is nothing I don't like about this refrigerator. The inside space is designed so well. I'm actually having a problem filling it up. Also, it is beautiful!!!

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5.0

Perfect

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from St. Louis

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Style and features are exactly what I wanted

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4.0

Great-looking 'fridge - just wish the shelves were deeper

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from Long Island, NY

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We replaced an old KitchenAid 42" side-by-side model that was 22 years old with this new beauty in October 2016. The old one had wooden panels that matched our cabinets, so this new black one stands out a lot - but that's okay because it is quite handsome. The old one seemed to hold more because the interior shelves were definitely deeper. If I designed this, I'd consider omitting shelves on one door, then the interior shelves and drawer could be deeper. I'd also add an exterior water dispenser (which takes up room inside, I know. But still.) This new one is much quieter - that's for sure - and that's a good thing. All in all, we're pleased this this guy.

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4.0

24.2 Cu. Ft. 42" Width Built-In Panel Ready French Door Refr

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from St Petersburg Florida

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Nice fridge. Don't like that you have to open both doors in order to access the inside drawers. Did not realize that the handles don't come with the fridge.

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Not worth the price

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Overall the refrigerator is too small , freezer is small too.
When i open the right door , the door does not stay open , i have to hold with my hands , so inconvenient while trying to grab things inside the refrigerator .
Very expensive.

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5.0

Awesome design

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from Chicago

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I absolutely love my kitchenaid built-in refrigerator!!!

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5.0

Looks large and impressive

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from Granite Bay, Ca

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Our former Kitchen Aid refrigerator died after 17 years of use. We needed a built in with the exact dimensions of our old unit so it would fit in the specific cabinet space. This one made it with 1/8 inch to spare. Our old unit had wood panels and this one is Black stainless steel. The unit is very impressive in Black stainless and has given our kitchen an updated look. The inside is a grey metal look and we would have preferred it to be white like all other refrigerators but I guess it just takes getting use to it. Overall it met our specific needs and we really like the Black stainless steel and will eventually replace our other appliances with the Black stainless steel.

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