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3.9 | 41 Reviews

GE® Front Control with Stainless Steel Interior Dishwasher with Sanitize Cycle & Dry Boost

GE Appliances GDF645SMNES

Features

  • Dry Boost™ with Fan Assist
  • Bottle Jets
  • Wash Zones
  • Steam + Sani

Quick Specs

  • Type: Dishwasher
  • Style: Built In
  • Width: 23 3/4"
  • Height: 34"
  • Depth: 24"
  • Energy Star Rated: No
  • Stainless Steel Tub: Yes
  • Fully Integrated Controls: Yes
  • Tall Tub: Yes
  • Decibel Level: 48.0 dB
  • WiFi Connected: No

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Dry Boost™ with Fan Assist

Gets hard-to-dry items up to 3 times drier than heated dry cycles *Compared to heated dry option

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Bottle Jets

Clean hard-to-reach areas inside tall items with up to 4 dedicated jets integrated into the upper rack that shower water deep inside for the ultimate clean

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Wash Zones

Wash a true half-load in either the upper or lower rack without sacrificing cycles and options available on a full wash

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Steam + Sani

Loosens tough soils before any cycle virtually eliminating the need for soaking or pre-rinsing dishes. Plus a High-temperature rinse sanitizes and reduces 99.999% of bacteria found on dishes

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Manual + Adjustable upper rack

Fitting plates up to 10 1/2" and other tall items in the upper rack is possible with an adjustment

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1 Hour Wash

Enjoy a quality clean when you're short on time

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Piranha Hard Food Disposer

To ensure consistently clean items, this stainless steel blade rotates at 3,600 RPM to pulverize food particles and helps to prevent large particles from clogging the wash arms

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Dry Boost™ with Fan Assist Gets hard-to-dry items up to 3 times drier than heated dry cycles *Compared to heated dry option

Bottle Jets Clean hard-to-reach areas inside tall items with up to 4 dedicated jets integrated into the upper rack that shower water deep inside for the ultimate clean

Wash Zones Wash a true half-load in either the upper or lower rack without sacrificing cycles and options available on a full wash

Steam + Sani Loosens tough soils before any cycle virtually eliminating the need for soaking or pre-rinsing dishes. Plus a High-temperature rinse sanitizes and reduces 99.999% of bacteria found on dishes

Manual + Adjustable upper rack Fitting plates up to 10 1/2" and other tall items in the upper rack is possible with an adjustment

1 Hour Wash Enjoy a quality clean when you're short on time

Piranha Hard Food Disposer To ensure consistently clean items, this stainless steel blade rotates at 3,600 RPM to pulverize food particles and helps to prevent large particles from clogging the wash arms

AutoSense cycle Automatically adjusts to soil level to maximize energy savings and ensure clean dishes

16 Place Setting Capacity Easily clean dishes after large gatherings thanks to extra capacity that holds up to 16 place settings

48 dBA Ultra-quiet operation creates a peaceful kitchen environment even as it delivers powerful wash performance

Active Flood Protect An internal sensor prevents the dishwasher from potentially overflowing, so you have peace of mind with every cycle

Features

  • Dry Boost™ with Fan Assist
  • Bottle Jets
  • Wash Zones
  • Steam + Sani
  • Manual + Adjustable upper rack
  • 1 Hour Wash
  • Piranha Hard Food Disposer
  • AutoSense cycle
  • 16 Place Setting Capacity
  • 48 dBA
  • Active Flood Protect
FILTER
App Filter - Bottle Wash Yes
App Filter - Food Disposer Yes
App Filter - Stainless Steel Interior Yes
App Filter - Cabinet Width Dish Traditional 24 in.
App Filter - Product Type Dish Built-In Front Control
App Filter - WiFi Connect Optional
APPEARANCE
Handle Recessed
Installation Built-Up Floor Capable
Flush Cabinet Installation
Side Installation or Top Installation Included
Handle Color Color-Matched
Door Appearance Full-length door
Door Style Long Door
Color Appearance Fingerprint Resistant Slate
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
POWER / RATINGS
Calrod Heater Watts 800/500
Power Connection Optional cord kit (GPFCORD - WX09X70910, WX09X70911)
Volts/Hertz/Amps 120V; 60Hz; 6.6A
ECONOMICAL / QUIET
Quiet Features Quiet Water Valve
Sealed Toe Kick
Tub Collar Trim
Quiet Package 48 dBA
Outer Wrap Bitumen
Full-wrap Blanket
Motor Type Single Speed
Door Insulation Insulation
Mastic
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 99.0
Overall Depth 24.0
Height w/Legs Extended - Maximum Height 34.625
Overall Width 23.75
Overall Height 34.0
Approximate Shipping Weight 112.0
Cabinet Width 24.0
Height w/ Legs Retracted - Minimum Height 33.375
FEATURES
Wash System Features Automatic HotStart
Automatic Temperature Control
Bottle Jets (4)
Drain Pump
Dual Pumps and Motors
Piranha™ Hard Food Disposer with removable filter
Style Built-In Front Control
Upper Rack 2 Stem Safe Shelves
Ball-Tip Tines
Height Adjustable
Removable
Racking Material Nylon
Rack Features 1 Piece Silverware Basket with 3 Cell Covers
2 Utility Shelves with Stem Safe - Upper
Adjustable Upper Rack
Ball-Tipped Tines
Dishwasher Control Features 3 Digit Countdown Display with 1 "Clean" light / 1 "Sanitized" light Cycle Progress Indicators
Audible End-of-Cycle Signal
Control Lock
Last Cycle Memory
Start/Reset Pad
WiFi Connect Optional (Requires part no. PBX23W00Y0)
Showroom Power Mode Yes
Dishwasher Drying Features Dry Boost™
Fan Assist Dry
Heated Dry - On/Off
Multi-Wattage Wash & Dry Element
Leveling System 4 Leveling Legs
Control Type 8 Touchpads
Clean Touch Controls
Front Controls
Number of Place Settings Up to 16
Tub Type Tall Tub
Rack Color Silver
Exterior Style Traditional
Number of Cycles 5
Wash System 3-Level
600 Series
Dishwasher Cycles 1 Hour Wash
Auto Sense
Heavy Wash
Light Wash
Normal Wash
Number of Options 11
Dishwasher Options Bottle Jets
Child Lock
Delay Start 1-12 Hr.
Dry Boost™
Heated Dry
Sani (Certified to NSF Standard 184)
Start/Reset
Steam PreWash
Wash TempBoost
Wash Zone Lower Only
Wash Zone Upper Only
Tub and Door Liner Stainless Steel
Latch Center Pull
Wash Arms 3 Wash Levels
Lower
Middle
Upper
Lower Rack Ball-Tip Tines
Additional Protection Active Flood Protect
Water Filtration System 100% Filtration with Piranha Hard Food Disposer and Removable Filter
Sensor Clean Sensor
Dispenser Rinse Aid with Indicator and Adjustment

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Dishwasher
  • Style: Built In

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 23 3/4"
  • Height: 34"
  • Depth: 24"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: No
  • Stainless Steel Tub: Yes
  • Fully Integrated Controls: Yes
  • Tall Tub: Yes
  • Decibel Level: 48.0 dB
  • WiFi Connected: No

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3.9 out of 5

73% of reviewers recommend this product.

2 Stars

Drain problem

Leroy h 11/12/2020

I've had him out three times for the drain problem and now the soap dispenser is not working right
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Quiet

Fred1952 9/20/2020

It is quiet and seems to clean dishes good. Still learning different modes of wash. OM does not really explain difference
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2 Stars

Contols hard to read

MaryKR 9/20/2020

Controls are hard to read, directions are non-existant and does not dry like m former dishwasher.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Quiet

Phredd22 9/13/2020

Quiet but take a long time to clean dishes. Front buttons are hard to find position to push to active
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Yes, I recommend this product

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3 Stars

Not as sturdy as the previous similar model

dlmea3 9/11/2020

After the dishwasher we bought with the entire matching GE appliances set died, we couldn't get a replacement for over a month. I am VERY disappointed to have only gotten 5 years from the original unit as it was not the cheapest model available by far.Once the new unit arrived, it was clear that the way the door closes, it just isn't as sturdy as the previous version was. Very much like a nice car, how the door latches is a quick indicator of the quality and we have subsequently noticed some design issues we don't care for that vary from the previous unit. Unfortunate because we love the color but the quality is gone. We will be shopping other brands on the next kitchen makeover. It does seem to clean the dishes well. We'll see how long this one lasts.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Excellent Dishwasher

Kikodog 8/24/2020

Great features and does excellent job of cleaning and drying, also is very quiet in operation.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

good features

Rick20 8/15/2020

Good product and many features We like the options of cycles
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4 Stars

Quiet Machine

VPM57 8/11/2020

This dishwasher is by far the quietest GE dishwasher we've owned ( owned 3 ). Dishes, pans and glasses are being cleaned perfectly. Only thing was we never got an owners manual. Had to look up operating instructions on internet.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Runs quietly

BarBVW 7/17/2020

Easy to use. Runs quietly. Love the slate color. The buttons are extremely sensitive and turn on if I walk by and accidentally brush against them. Other than that, I am satisfied.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Very quiet, love the bottle jets

Breppa13 6/24/2020

Love the bottle jets and how quiet the dishwasher is
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

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wowslate 6/16/2020

it took a few days not to hit the button on accident... Its sensitive so I am still getting used to it.. I can say VERY quite and cleans the dishes and shines the glasses.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

great power and options

JTP Florida 6/13/2020

We love the various options you may select and the fact that the unit shows how much time is left for the cycle. Love the powerful drying on this washer
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Well made. Very quiet.

Analog dishwasher 6/9/2020

The dishwasher is a great upgrade to our kitchen. It's very quiet. Cleans the dishes well. The only issue I have is mine. There is no real flow on how to load the dish washer. It's the same pattern across the top rack, and then the bottom. It does a great job but hard to get used to just putting the glasses in any order.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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2 Stars

Touch button panel too sensitive

Tinckerbell 5/27/2020

Touch panel is too sensitive. The appliance Stonehaven came and moved it further back in cabinet. If you want certain options the wash cycle becomes way too long.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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1 Stars

Starting

Gary W 123 5/14/2020

I am so disappointed with this dishwasher. We have had trouble since it was new in late February. We have had numerous GE dishwashers in the past and this one is terrible. The dealer is coming back tomorrow for the 4th or 5th time to try and fix it. It is almost impossible to start! You have to put it on "Delay" before it will even think about starting.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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2 Stars

The face design for push buttons is horrible

Geegee65 5/12/2020

Although the dishwasher functions great! It's the front panel design that's horrible. The print is small and a very light gray color, which you can not see at all!!! it would be nice if the panel lite up when selecting Your wash cycles. The same with the refrigerator and gas stove we purchased. You literally have to turn on every kitchen light to read what settings you want. Gas stove knobs are same small gray print - like size 8 font! Same with refrigerator ice/water - you have to bend down directly in front of items to read it. For $4,500.00 on all appliances you would think they would design the panels with maybe lighting or at least a darker print color - like black maybe?,... my appliances is the slate color.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

love it

Teresita 62 5/6/2020

Love it . It is very pretty appearance wise and worked great at first
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Yes, I recommend this product

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3 Stars

Bad features

Horizon 4/27/2020

Control on front not good can't even barely touch it and it goes to start screen very sensitive Not very quiet
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Love the look

pokedot21 4/24/2020

We purchased this dishwasher because it didn't have a handle and matched our other slate GE appliances. I love the look of it. The buttons when brushed up against are extremely sensitive but when you push them to start a load take a second to initiate a response. The button panel is so flat you can't feel where you are supposed to press. The dishwasher is extremely quiet which is a huge plus. I also love the jets up on top for glasses and how it keeps the silverware upright and seperated for better cleaning. The con would be the wash cycle. A 1 hour wash with the dry boost is actually 164 minutes. Seems very long. This replaced a unit that was about 15 years old so it's been wonderful having something updated.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Best In Class

dbriggs3 4/17/2020

Love this dishwasher. The bottle washers and adjustable trays make all types of dishwater and bottle washing so flexible. Cleans great and is quiet.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Quiet!!

pocketa 4/7/2020

Along with being quiet it does an excellent job of cleaning dishes!
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

GE Dishwasher

Ronid 3/17/2020

Quiet, and good job washing. Drying feature is also good.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

quiet

DiannaLC 3/17/2020

nice dishwasher,quiet but does not hold big cookie sheets.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Quiet, well built dishwasher

GEbuyer2020 3/17/2020

This is a well made, quiet dishwasher at a reasonable price.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great cleaning

Stonger8 3/14/2020

Best dishwasher that deep cleans everything! Love it!
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Very quiet

DCSTV 3/11/2020

One of the nice features of this dishwasher is that it runs quietly. All we hear is a gentle swish and hum as it cleans the dishes. Four bottle jets thoroughly wash out water bottles or personal coffee thermoses if they're not too long, and there's actually a rack for chopsticks (which we use). When we had to have this unit serviced, the local tech whose company works on several other brands, said the GE units are the ones they get the least number of calls. And that says a lot about reliability.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Nice appliance

browndk26 2/5/2020

I like the dry boost setting. This gets all the plastic containers on the top shelf dry.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Great features

jonna1024 1/28/2020

Had it for about a month it could be a little quieter in our personal opinion. We had a different model but it didn't come in the slate color which was extremely frustrating so we had to settle on this one. The buttons are hard to push at times but it seems to work and match everything else. Hopefully no issues.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

Good value if it worked!!!! Dead on arrival- 3 wks

VernIv 1/27/2020

Think twice about service---especially in your area--
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No, I do not recommend this product

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2 Stars

Damaged legs

bommie 1/21/2020

The electrical box does not fit correctly and the instructions did not show the box as it is.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great Dishwasher

Patecake 1/21/2020

This dishwasher has great features and gets the dishes, pots and pans sparkling clean. It has great features. I am very pleased with this purchase.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

So quiet!

Juicer13 1/20/2020

Easy to load. Love the slate finish. Needed appliance without handles to fit cabinet space.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great Features!

DMN2020 1/18/2020

I like the color. Lots of room to load up with all my dishes.
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4 Stars

Cleans great

SLS4 1/15/2020

This dishwasher has done a great job removing stuck on food. I purposly left more difficult items un-rinsed as a test. I refuse to wash all my dishes first like my mom used to... the dishes came out clean. Nice. The thing that knocked it down a star is that i have front panel controls and every time i lean on the cupboard the dishwasher starts. You have to be quick to stop.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Good dishwasher

paulie46 1/15/2020

Does everything a dishwasher should! Noisier that the old model in this line.
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5 Stars

So quiet!

Fields Kitchen 1/11/2020

We really like this dishwasher, it's so quiet! The "clean" indicator is very helpful & we like the fact we can fill either the top or bottom & run the machine without having a full load. We installed ourselves & it went quite smoothly. We absolutely love the slate color! Great appliance so far!
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5 Stars

Super Clean, Quiet & Beautiful

Mrs Bern 1/5/2020

I have never owed a dishwasher with so many practical features like the bottle washers, stainless tub, and so many wash and dry options. The washing cycles are super quiet and leave the dishes spotless.
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4 Stars

Beautiful dishwasher, quiet and washes great

mismous32 12/18/2019

Beautiful dishwasher, quiet and washes great so far. My only complaint is the silverware basket. It is difficult to use the "covers" with the holes and it seems smaller than usual.
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3 Stars

Dissapointed

SMWendler 11/8/2019

This is our 3rd GE dishwasher in 20 years. The last one was a profile. And this one seems smaller than the others. My dishes seem don't to fit. The top rack will not fit the small items on the fold down racks if there are glasses underneath. And therefore useless. The silverware holder is definitely smaller. Just seems the racks are not designed properly. all the prongs on the bottom were pointing out, I tipped them straight so dishes could be placed behind in back. There is no rinse and drain feature, If I don't fill it in a couple of days I like to give a rinse so it doesent smell.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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2 Stars

Don't buy one

Barbie43 10/22/2019

Inferior product. Many problems! The front controls are so sensitive, that you cannot even brush against the door or it will start beeping. Very expensive to repair - not worth it!
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4 Stars

Cleans well but noisier than expected

CLL1 10/22/2019

We are overall happy with the dishwasher, but it is louder than our previous one even tho it has a better decibel rating. We were not aware of fan the runs when cycle is done, but now know it is there.
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