Highest Rated Consumer Review by the Community
Jul 10, 2007 by kotzebue
Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: It's quiet...big deal
Cons: It stinks...
Summary: Okay, we've had the thing for over five years, but the drawer slides broke, the thing will not pump out all the water which leaves stains on the glasses, and when we tried to have it repaired (now) the estimated bill is $453 and the repairman says he ... read more
Nov 5, 2006 by fiery2
Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: nothing, nothing, nothing nothing, nothing,nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing, nothing
Cons: everything...do not buy this dishwasher. The cheapest machine sold at sears is better than this....
Summary: This dishwasher has some major problems First the door has a problem closing. You literally have to slam it shut. Second, it detaches from your cabinets and it must be reattached. Third, the key pad has serious problems. It opens up and the machine ... read more
Express Customer Reviews
Dec 9, 2010 by dklacik
Not rated yet
Pros: looks nice
Cons: zero reliability on Dishwasher, Refrigerator and range. DO NOT BUY. BUY ANYTHING BUT VIKING.
Summary: I have the DFUD142 and it's not just a piece of unusable garbage stuck in my cabinets. Diverter valve leaked on the control board (the expensive part) and Viking said they would replace the diverter valve, but the board wasn't covered any ... read more
Jan 4, 2006 by b2470
Cons: read review
Summary: This thing is like a tin can. Very finicky and as I write this the repair man is here again. The drawers slide out constantly, the soap drawer is warped and the inside prong configuration is so unevenly spaced that I need to do 2 loads of dishes every ... read more
Feb 18, 2004 by shaunieo
Pros: cleans great
Cons: Heavy sharp door.
Control panel cracks.
Latch lock mechanism isn't very reliable.
Summary: This dishwasher works great...cleans better than any we've had. The problem is the control panel....it needs a redesign sinnce viking basically acknowledges a material problem. After about a year, the warranty period, the control panel strip cracks. ... read more