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  • Installation Guide
    OCT 12,2016
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  • User Manual
    Version 1.0
    OCT 12,2016
    6.66 MB

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StormWash Dishwasher (DW5050) edit
Type StormWash™ System
Exterior Color Black, Fingerprint Resistant Black Stainless Steel, Stainless Steel, White
Place Setting 15, 15
A place setting is defined as consisting of a dinner plate, desert plate, single glass, soup bowl, tea cup with saucer, and an assortment of cutlery.
Control Panel Style Hidden
Appearance of the touchpad. It can be hidden from view for a sleeker look or partially hidden for more visibility.
Display Color Ice Blue
Color of control panel screen text.
Control Type Hidden Touch, Touch
Panel design and functionality. Touch control means the buttons are smooth sensors embedded in the cooktop.
Front Cycle Progress Indicator On/Off
Located in the front of your machine, this feature Informs you what stage of wash your appliance is in (Wash > Dry > Clean).
Energy & Performance
ENERGY STAR® Certified Yes
Energy Usage (kWh/year) 265, 265 kWh/yr, 265kWh/yr
Sound Level (dBA) 48
dBA (decibels) indicate the sound level of the machine. For comparison, 40 dBA is considered "quiet library" and 55-65 dBA is considered "normal conversation".
Weights & Dimensions
Product Weight 94.8 lb (43 kg), 94.8 lb (43 kg)lbs, 94.8lbs
The weight of the dishwasher in pounds.
Width 23 7/8" (605mm), 23 7/8" (605mm)", 23.88"
The width of the dishwasher in inches.
Depth 24 3/4" (627mm), 24 3/4" (627mm)", 23.75"
The depth of the dishwasher in inches.
Adjustable Height 33 7/8" (860mm) - 35 3/7" (900mm)
Adjust the length of dishwasher legs to keep the door from hitting the countertop when you close it.
Wash System
Hard Food Disposer Yes
Total Number of Cycles 6
Normal Cycle Yes
Use for average soiled dishes.
Heavy Cycle Yes
Use for heavily soiled dishes and dishes with heavy oil.
Delicate-China/Gentle Cycle Yes
Use for delicate dishes such as china, stemware, etc.
Smart Auto Wash Cycle Yes
This cycle detects the level of soil and automatically initiates the optimal cycle after a few minutes of operation.
Delay Start Option 1-24h, Yes (1-24H)
Timer option enabling a dishwasher to be programmed so that it begins at a later time.
Sanitize (Anti-bacterial-NSF) Option Yes
Half Load Wash Option Yes (Lower Only), Yes(Lower Only)
Mode that supports energy and water conservation by utilizing half the amount of water per load.
Control Lock Button Yes
Ventilation Drying System (Fan Assisted) Auto Door Open , AutoRelease™ Door Drying, AutoRelease™ Door Drying
Digital Leak Sensor Yes
Identifies leaks of 1.01 oz. or less and shuts the dishwasher off before any additional water can escape.
Upper Rack Type Adjustable
Adjustable Upper Rack Yes (trigger), Yes(trigger)
An adjustable rack can make room for large or bulky dishes or delicate china.
Upper Rack Adjustable Height Yes (One-touch)
Upper Rack Basket Handle Silver, Yes, Yes
Upper Rack Adjustable Tines Yes (1)
Number of holders within a rack that can be adjusted to load different dish sizes and shapes.
Upper Rack Cup Shelf Yes (2)
Lower Rack Adjustable Tines Yes
Lower Rack Removable Tines Yes
Lower Rack 2 Piece Silverware Basket Yes (2), Yes(2)
Electrical (Voltz/Hertz/Amps) 120/60/15, 120V-60Hz-15A
Heater Watts 1100W, 1100WW
Circulation Motor Watts 150 to 190WW, 150-190W
Drain Pump Watts 35W, 35WW
Key Features
AutoRelease™ Door Drying Yes
At the end of the cycle the door automatically opens and a fan creates a curtain of air drawing steam out of your dishwasher to dramatically improve drying performance.
StormWash™ Cleaning Yes


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