Frigidaire Gallery FGHD2491LB 24 inch Built-In Dishwasher

The Frigidaire FGHD2491LB is dubbed as the quietest of its class, possibly referring to the group of 24 inch built-in dishwashers. This should come as a pleasant surprise from such a heavy duty model, which offers both size and strength. Size and strength, in this case, are coupled with quiet operation and energy saving design.

Key features

- It is well known for being able to operate at its heaviest cycles with calm quietness.
- The dishwasher model has Dish Sense Technology, which automatically picks a machine cycle based on the loaded dishes’ cleaning needs.
- Its large silverware basket can accommodate up to 180 regular-sized items.
- The dishwasher is user friendly, making use of Express Control Buttons.
- It helps save energy.
- The washer’s flexible or customizable racking system makes it easy to fit in differently-shaped or sized objects without much trouble.
- It has a wise, space-saving design.
- It provides the users 5 choices in terms of wash cycles.
- The Effortless Dry technology it implements helps users dry their dishes easily.
- It belongs to Frigidaire’s Gallery Series of dishwashers.
- The dishwasher has a stay-put door.
- It is Energy Star certified.
- The design includes a tall tub.
- The tub and the interior are made of stainless steel.
- The model includes a food disposer.
- The rack has a capacity of 14 items.
- There are wash cycles designed for heavy cleanups and wash cycles for lighter ones, even for fragile items such as China and crystal.
- The removable filter is made of stainless steel.
- The Frigidaire FGHD2491LB has Low Rinse Aid Indicator light.
- The dishwasher model makes use of a child lock.
- There is a Delay Start of up to 24 hours. This delay can be as short as an hour.


This dishwasher offers so many features in its sturdy frame. The product design focuses on the practicality of actual home living, with regard on the safety of children who may be playing around. There are adequate options for wash cycles, accommodating both the sturdy and the fragile. The looks and technology are sophisticated. It is also good to know that the FGHD2491LB ensures near-silent operation and offers energy saving features.


There are not a lot of disadvantages to speak of. However, if a consumer prefers not only sophisticated technology but also trendy looks, the FGHD2491LB may not be the perfect fit. The frame and the interior present the usual dishwasher look, white and sterile.

Consumer likes and dislikes


- Sturdy frame
- Offers several features
- Makes use of latest technology
- Ensures safety of children
- Saves energy
- Operates almost noiselessly
- Provides several wash cycle options
- User friendly
- Durable and rust-free
- Well-designed rack
- Makes use of space-saving design especially with the interior
- Comes from reputable manufacturer
- For heavy duty operation


- Sterile, boring design
- Price from manufacturer could be lower

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Sep 29, 2011
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by: Anonymous

Kickplate looks nothing like the photo. It's a short strip with the DW works and the baseboard trim exposed. Plus, there are 2 vertical slots where the unfinished light gray plastic shows through. After 2 letters (1 Sears, 1 Frigidaire) 3 customer service contacts, I ended up with 2 more of the same kickplate and one too high to fit under THEIR DW. Sears response was to return the DW they installed.

DW works OK, except the bottom rack doesn't roll right. It catches on the door almost every time. My Kitchen Aid didn't. Also, short tines on rack make it difficult to load.

Better than hand washing. Not the best DW I had, and, we usually spend about the same. Like how the door looks. Is quieter than 7 yr old DW it replaced.

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