Kenmore 1374 24" Stainless Steel/White/Bisque/Black Built-In Dishwasher, Tall Tub Design, SmartWash w/ Optical Soil Sensor, Energy Star

The Kenmore 1374 stainless steel built-in dishwasher is a good choice for most households with its stylish and efficient design. The model is made to use less energy than most of its contemporaries. Easily fit in pots, pans, and other bulky items with the adjustable racks without the need to pre-

soak them before each wash. An efficient time-saver, this model may be timed to work six hours in advance for those who run on a tight schedule. Additionally, its SmartWash feature ensures that each load gets excellent cleaning and drying treatment every time.

Interior Features
  • Energy Star-qualified, this unit uses up to 20% less energy compared to other dishwashers. Save more resources with the SmartWash feature that correctly estimates the settings needed for each wash.
  • The space-saving Tall Tub feature can fit tall dishware, ranging from platters, to pots and pans. The TurboZone feature also eliminates the need to pre-soak dishes with its convenient rotating spray.
  • A self cleaning filter will make it easier to maintain the dishwasher, while status lights makes it easy to estimate the condition of each wash. Also get rid of food remains efficiently with the food disposal feature.
  • The detergent dispenser is there for easy distribution of dishwasher soap. Another good features is the automatic temperature control that softens stains to easily remove dirt on the dishware.
  • Set the dishwasher to run hours in advance with the delay wash feature. For a fast and problem-free drying, use the heated dry feature.

    Exterior Features

  • The unit comes in a stylish design, perfect for any type of kitchen. It is available in stainless steel finish and other color options: black, white, and bisque.
  • It has large and legible buttons for easy operation. The overall size is a perfect fit for large households.

    Dimension Specifications

    Depth: 24 1/2 inches
    Height: 34 1/2 inches
    Width: 23 7/8 inches
    Total capacity: Giant Tub design

    Advantages

  • It is ideal for economical-minded homeowners. This Kenmore model is Energy Star-qualified.
  • The racks can be easily adjusted to fit in tall and large items like pots and pans.
  • It is easy to see and manipulate the buttons, making it user-friendly.
  • The price is within reasonable range.
  • The dishwasher indicates whether it is ready or not with the easily visible status lights.
  • The filter would clean itself, allowing users to forego the need for constant maintenance.
  • The excellent stainless steel design makes it easy to blend the dishwasher anywhere.
  • Soaking dishes prior to washing is no longer necessary since the TurboZone feature takes care of this problem,
  • The dishwasher soap is dispensed easily and with no problems each time through the dispenser feature.
  • This Kenmore model automatically estimates the best setting for each load, thanks to the SmartWash feature.
  • Stains and dirt are easily removed with the automatic temperature control, softening them up prior to the wash.
  • The delay wash option allows the dishwasher to be set to run six hours in advance.
  • Food is removed without any clogging or problems using the washer's food disposer.
  • The Heated Dry feature makes it faster to dry the dishes before putting them back.

    Disadvantages

  • The unit lacks some of the features present in other dishwasher models.
  • Cleaning results are not always satisfactory.
  • Some users have complained that the unit can ruin dishes while cleaning.

    Pros

  • sleek and stylish
  • energy-efficient
  • easy to maintain
  • has food disposer
  • easy to use
  • very versatile
  • quiet

    Cons

  • no cycle countdown
  • no gentle wash
  • no heavy wash
  • unsatisfactory cleaning
  • may damage dishware

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