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Refrigerators

KitchenAid KBFO42FT[ ]
 
Approximate retail price:
$6800
We expect this model to perform similarly to the tested KitchenAid KBFC42F[SS] although it may differ in price and features.
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About - KitchenAid KBFO42FT[ ]

The KitchenAid KBFO42FT[ ] is a built in refrigerator available from KitchenAid. The KBFO42FT[ ] typically costs $6800 .

Consumer Reports recommends that you match the features on a model to the needs you have. Here's our take on some of the specifications and features that are commonly available on built in refrigerator models like the KBFO42FT[ ].


Claimed capacity (cu. ft.):
Claimed capacity is the manufacturer's estimate of the volume, in cubic feet, of interior space.

Bottom-freezer:
These put frequently used items at eye level. Fairly wide refrigerator shelves provide easy access. Though you must bend to locate items in the freezer, even with models featuring a pull-out basket, you will probably do less bending overall because the refrigeration compartment is at eye level.

French-door style:
French door models are bottom-freezer refrigerators whose upper compartments have two narrow doors that open similarly to the doors of a side-by-side refrigerator. These narrower doors use less space in front of the refrigerator when opened, and allow access to either or both sides of the full-width fresh-food compartment. Typically more expensive, French-door models are usually 36 inches wide, though some newer models are 33 inches wide.

Tested Model
The Ratings of KitchenAid KBFC42F[SS] were applied to untested model KitchenAid KBFO42FT[ ], which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
KitchenAid KBFC42F[SS]
Approximate retail price:
$7500
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About This Brand

This brand, part of Whirlpool, is positioned as a high-end brand with many extras geared towards the kitchen enthusiasts and sold heavily though independent dealers.

Features & Specs - KitchenAid KBFO42FT[ ]
info Claimed capacity (cu. ft.) 22.6
info Bottom-freezer Yes
info Side-by-side No
info French-door style Yes
info Water dispenser No
info Stainless/SS-look option Yes
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