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Fisher & Paykel DD24DCTX7
 
Approximate retail price:
$1,299.00
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Summary: This Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawer has
  • A soil sensor.
  • A plastic interior.
  • Some hidden controls.
  • Adjustable tines.
  • Ample flatware slots.
  • Time-remaining display.
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Type: Dishwasher drawers
About - Fisher & Paykel DD24DCTX7

The Fisher & Paykel DD24DCTX7 is part of the dishwasher test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, dishwasher models like the DD24DCTX7 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.
About This Brand

This maker is known for having introduced the dishwasher drawer to the U.S. market.

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Features & Specs - Fisher & Paykel DD24DCTX7
info Ample flatware slots Yes
info Adjustable upper rack No
info Sensor Yes
info Self-cleaning filter No
info Hidden controls Some
info Interior material plastic
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
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User Reviews - Fisher & Paykel DD24DCTX7
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5.0
Love this dishwasher!
9/11/2014
Pros
Drawer Styleeasy Access
Drawer Style Is Convenien
Super quiet
very clean dishes
Cons
Drawer Locks
Best Uses
Comment:
At first we had a problem with the lock not releasing after a wash but repairman showed me the fix..press the on button (middle button on front of dishwasher) then immediately press button to left of that. The lock then releases. Not sure why we have to do that but it works. I have two of them for the past 11 years and they are still going strong. Soooo quiet and the dishes sparkle. Just like any other dishwasher you have to make sure there is no debris or any silverware under the spinning arms, which is the only other thing that has ever happened to hamper the function of these dishwashers. Mine were purchased years ago for $600.00 each so the price has gone up quite a bit. The only other con would be they are not as tall as standard dishwashers so extra large platters may be too tall. I like the great job of cleaning it does and the quietness was a big issue for us. We can't even tell it's running unless we stand right near it!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Never again!
8/31/2014
Pros
TWO DRAWERS
Cons
breaks all the time
Doesnt clean dishes well
Expensive to repair
Noisy
Best Uses
Small loads
Comment:
This by far has been the worst dishwasher I have ever owned! After spending hundreds on repairs, it once again has broken. I will not spend another dime on this inferior appliance. Parts take a long time to get here and they are very pricey. y yourself aggravation, NEVER NEVER NEVER buy this dishwasher.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
worst dishwasher in the world!!!!!!
7/14/2014
Pros
None
Cons
Top Drawer Leaked
Best Uses
Comment:
top drawer leaked within six months of owning, cycles locked, probably one of worst dishwashers I ever purchased overpriced
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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