That GE dishwasher purchase was made about 18 years ago. That's back when I
first (and last) looked to CR for recommendations.
John Miller wrote:
>> Consumer Reports sucks, too. I bought appliances based on their
>> and have been sorry ever since. (GE came highest in quality when I was
>> purchasing. NEVER AGAIN!)
> I find it a little surprising GE came in on top, given my (limited)
> experience with them.
>> Kitchen Aid, Bosch, Maytag. (In that order, in my opinion, though my
>> may be out of date.) Even a low-end of one of these will be better than the
>> high-end that GE can build.
> We've been quite happy with our KitchenAids over the years; we went for
> KitchenAid this time 'round over Bosch in large part because the Bosch
> and most other Euro-design dishwashers do not have a food grinder to
> deal with food-muck, you have to clean it out manually. Makes them
> My one beef with the current Kitchenaid is that the detergent-dispenser
> cover latch is an awful design, splash a little extra powder in there
> and it won't latch until you wipe it out of the groove with your index
> finger. Maybe the designers were expecting you to use liquid detergent?
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