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Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2472PF
 
Price range:
$609.00 - $629.10
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Summary: This Frigidaire conventional dishwasher has
  • A soil sensor.
  • An adjustable upper rack.
  • A delayed-start feature.
  • A self-cleaning filter.
  • A stainless-steel interior.
  • All hidden controls.
  • Adjustable tines.
  • Ample flatware slots.
  • Time-remaining display.
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Type: Conventional dishwashers
About - Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2472PF

The Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2472PF is part of the dishwasher test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, dishwasher models like the Gallery FGHD2472PF 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 brand is sold mostly at big-box stores, Independent appliance stores, and other national retailers for $300 to $800; the company also makes the Frigidaire Gallery and Frigidaire Professional lines. Frigidaire is known for its least expensive models. It introduced a gray-colored speckled stainproof tub and the Sahara Dry technology on it's models. Frigidaire is owned by Electrolux.

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Features & Specs - Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2472PF
info Ample flatware slots Yes
info Adjustable upper rack Yes
info Sensor Yes
info Self-cleaning filter Yes
info Hidden controls All
info Interior material stainless-steel
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
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User Reviews - Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2472PF
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1.0
I hate this dishwasher
4/11/2014
Pros
Attractive Design
Cons
Awkward Loading
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
I hate this dishwasher more than any appliance I've every owned. In just over 1 year the racks are rusting and the countdown and clean indicator lights don't work anymore. Its not very quite and the bottom rack doesn't roll smoothly. I will never buy another dishwasher from Frigidaire.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
The dishes don't get clean!
4/7/2014
Pros
Quiet
Cons
Doesn't Clean Thoroughly
If Clean Matters
Best Uses
Wish I Didn't Buy
Comment:
Water doesn't reach the top rack and leaves film. Also the soap dispenser is left with caked soap in it. A repair man came and supposedly fixed it, but it still doesn't wash dishes.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
A good purchase
2/26/2014
Pros
Cleans Well
Good Price For Quality
Simple Controls
Very quiet
Cons
Controls Hidden
Long Cycle
Best Uses
General Purpose
Pots and Pans
Smaller Kitchens
Comment:
This dishwasher is used mainly for two people and we love how quiet it is. Being able to remove the extra silverware baskets not in use is a nice future. I like the stainless steel interior and the ease of moving the top rack up or down. Not crazy of not being able to see the controls but that's a miner issue.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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