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Dishwashers

Amana ADB1100AWW
 
Price range:
$289.00 - $337.89
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Summary: This Amana conventional dishwasher has
  • A plastic interior.
  • No hidden controls.
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Type: Conventional dishwashers
About - Amana ADB1100AWW

The Amana ADB1100AWW is part of the dishwasher test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, dishwasher models like the ADB1100AWW are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Washing:
Assessed by running the normal or equivalent cycle to clean a full load--10 place settings of very dirty dishes that were scraped but not rinsed. We examine the dishes and glassware for residual food after cleaning.

Energy use:
For a normal cycle. The largest portion is needed for heating water, both at the water heater and in the machine.

Noise:
Judged during fill, wash, and drain, mainly by a listening panel.
Features & Specs - Amana ADB1100AWW
info Ample flatware slots No
info Adjustable upper rack No
info Sensor No
info Self-cleaning filter No
info Hidden controls No
info Interior material plastic
info Stainless/SS-look option No
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User Reviews - Amana ADB1100AWW
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(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
Good, at Least as New
7/20/2013
Pros
Attractive Design
Cleans Well
Easy To Load
Simple Controls
Cons
Loud
Best Uses
General Purpose
Smaller Kitchens
Comment:
It is true that it is louder than the dishwasher it replaced and definitely louder than a higher end model we have at another home. That said, it isn't much louder because we reused the sound insulation from the one it replaced. So, for us, it's not much louder at all. Moreover, it cleans very well. That is the strength of this model--good cleaning at a good price. If that is your criterion (and it was for us in this case), and you don't have other criteria (wanting additional options), then this seems to be money well spent on the front end. I cannot yet speak to longevity.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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