GE GLDT696TSS Built-in Stainless Steel Dishwasher

12 Place Setting Energy Star Qualified 5 Wash Levels

12 Place Setting Energy Star Qualified 5 Wash Levels

GE GLDT696TSS is a dishwasher with a stainless steel interior and has a lot of features that could lend efficiency to consumers. These include the 2-digit countdown display with 1-24 hour delay start and 5 wash levels. This dishwasher in Energy Star Qualified, CEE Tier I and ADA Compliant.

Interior Features
  • The appliance has 5 wash levels. This ensures that the dishes are scrubbed thoroughly.
  • The tub of the dishwasher is tall enough to accommodate many dishes. Aside from that the tub is made of stainless steel. This ensures the durability of the appliance.
  • The dishwasher has many wash features and these include the Dual Pumps and Motors, Automatic Temperature Control, Automatic Temperature Sensing, and Drain Hose. These features make the dish washing more efficient.
  • There are 7 dishwasher cycles in this appliance. These include the Heavy wash, Normal Wash, Light Wash, Glasses, San/Wash which is NSF Certified, Rinse only, and Speed Wash.
  • The dishwasher has Delay Start 1-24 Hr Countdown Display. The rack of the appliance features 1 piece molded Silverware basket with 1 cell cover and Ball Tipped Tines. It has an upper rack made of nylon.
  • The motor of the dishwasher is QuietPower Motor for silent operation. It comes with a Quiet Package.

    Exterior Features

  • The appliance comes in a stainless steel color with a standard door. It's door is a full-length flat one.
  • The appliance has fully integrated electronic control. It has 3 touchpads for efficiency.

    Dimensions Specification

    Net Weight (lbs): 82 lb
    Overall Height: 32 11/32 in
    Height w/Legs Extended (in.): 34 1/2 in
    Overall Depth: 24 in
    Overall Width: 24 in


  • This dishwasher is very useful for one with disability. This appliance is designed according to the standard set by ADA. Aside form that, it is also an energy saver. It is actually qualified for Star Energy. Aside form that is is recognized by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency.
  • With this appliance you can make sure that your dishes come out of it squeaky clean. The unit has 5 wash levels and several dishwasher options for all types of utensils.
  • The unit also comes with a year warranty. This is really a great thing since you don't have to pay for the repairs.
  • Another great thing about this dishwasher is it operates quietly. You won't interrupt the silence of your home if you use this dishwasher.
  • The controls and touchpads of the unit is easy to use.
  • You can wash many dishes with this model because it has a tall tub. You can also organize the dishes because of the rack it provides.


  • This dishwasher is only available in stainless steel color. Although the exterior is good it seems very simple.
  • It comes in an expensive price. It costs $649. There are other dishwashers with almost the same features but are offered for less.


  • CEE Tier I
  • Energy Star Qualified
  • ADA Compliant
  • Dual Pumps
  • Automatic Temperature Control
  • controls and touchpad are easy to use


  • Limited option for the design
  • not available in other colors
  • very simple exterior
  • relatively expensive compared to other units from GE

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