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Kenmore 7160[3]
 
Approximate retail price:
$1,526.39
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Summary: This 25.0 cu.-ft. three-door french-door bottom-freezer Kenmore 7160[3] refrigerator has
  • a door open alarm
  • spillproof shelves
  • digital controls
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Community icon16 people have reviewed this model.
Type: Three-door French-door bottom-freezers
User Reviews
User Reviews

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
Big, Cold, Quiet, Bright, Reliable
4/10/2014
Pros
Attractive Design
Customizable Shelving
Easy Access
Holds Temperature Well
Lighting
Quiet
Space For Tall Items
Cons
Best Uses
2nd Refrigerator
Big Families
Large Kitchens
Narrow Galley Kitchens
Office Fridge
Small Kitchens
Wet Bar
Comment:
The refrigerator and freezer hold 2-weeks worth of groceries for me (single) with plenty of room left over. The temperature is easy to set and remains constant. The adjustable shelves in the fridge and movable divider in the freezer make it easy to arrange and rearrange things just as you like and the deep shelves on the fridge doors are convenient too. I'm also a big fan of the bright lighting in both the fridge and freezer sections.<br /><br />I don't have the icemaker connected so I can comment on its performance. The refrigerator is very quiet except for the occasional clunk when defrosting, but that is infrequent and not objectionably loud. After 1-1/2 years it has been completely trouble-free.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

(10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Lasted 1year
11/8/2013
Pros
Customizable Shelving
Easy Access
Energy Efficient
Holds Temperature Well
Quiet
Space For Tall Items
Cons
Freezer Iced Over
Best Uses
Comment:
After repeated service calls Sears replaced with new one..hope this one lasts longer
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(15 of 16 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Freezer worked for 3 weeks
8/14/2013
Pros
Cons
Does not work
Best Uses
Great Igloo Furniture
Comment:
After much fighting (40+ hours on the phone), Sears delivered this replacement of a model that gave up after 5 months. This freezer did not last 3 weeks---the temperatures were in the 20s while the freezer was set to 0. Do not buy this unless you like spending time with Sears customer service.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Kenmore 7160[3] is part of the Refrigerators test program at Consumer Reports. The Kenmore 7160[3] Refrigerators features and specs include Stainless/SS-look option, Water dispenser, Cabinet-depth model, French-door style, Claimed capacity (cu. ft.). In our lab tests, Refrigerators models like the Kenmore 7160[3] are reviewed on Energy cost/yr. ($), Temperature performance, Ease of use, Energy efficiency, Freezer usable capacity (cu. ft.), Exterior depth (in.), Exterior height (in.), Total usable capacity (cu. ft.), Fridge usable capacity (cu. ft.), Exterior width (in.), Noise, Overall score. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Kenmore 7160[3] based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Kenmore 7160[3] include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Kenmore 7160[3].
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