You don’t get ice or water through the door, but that’s a matter of personal taste. Their stainless steel is such poor quality that you will almost immediately see the surface start to breakdown and rust. BEST BUY, the BEST BUY logo, the tag design, and MY BEST BUY are trademarks of Best Buy and its affiliated companies. $4,139.99 from … The walls are platinum colored with wooden accents and there's beautiful LED lighting that make it look like a jewel box not a fridge. We also assessed whether the doors kept temperatures low enough to keep perishable items from spoiling quickly. We look forward to speaking with you. First one didn’t work... second one didn’t cool in frig and ice maker spit water everywhere....third ones ice maker doesn’t work right. Best Buy has honest and unbiased customer reviews for KitchenAid - 23.8 Cu. but the rest is beautiful and im very happy! First the good stuff: it’s incredibly spacious, the bottom freezer works much better for me than on a side-by-side with my side clearance, and the lighting is fantastic. Hello Roochai, thank you for your review. Hi David. Overview: This KitchenAid is a Gorgeous fridge that'll look fantastic in just about any kitchen. Please trust me and do not buy this fridge. Thank you for your review Hiker. So we will have to live with rust spots on them. Good Housekeeping participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on editorially chosen products purchased through our links to retailer sites. We just wish it was quieter. There was only one experienced tech on moving and installation but no knowledge of the product we purchased causing much consternation and troubleshooting to get it working. The KitchenAid is loaded with conveniences too. It has happened particularly badly on the dishwasher and refrigerators. Inside, is also beautifully designed, fantastic layout, bright sleek lights that illuminate the whole interior. It also takes quite awhile to get cold on initial start up; noisy ice maker. The worst part was the delivery service utilized by the Torrance Pacific Sales. I’m guessing that materials and insulation are not what they were in past, at least not at this price point. In addition, we evaluated each refrigerator's ease of use, including the helpfulness of the manual, the type and ease of use of the controls and the comfort of grasping the door handles. RustyFridge, thank you for your review. All notable features including Wi-Fi connectivity were considered but not rated. Ours took 4-5 hours. The PrintShield finish is so good that I will eventually replace all of my old fingerprint-gathering Monogram appliances for PrintShield ones. Shop KitchenAid 23.8-cu ft 3-Door Counter-Depth 36-in French Door Refrigerator - Stainless Steel with PrintShield Finish in the French Door Refrigerators department at Lowe's.com. - Price is obviously very high We were also disappointed that the package of ethylene-absorbing "Produce Preserver" which is provided instead of humidity controls, was not particularly effective at keeping greens crisp. We have had kichenaid authorized repairmen out 3 times. Waiting on forth!!!!! Pros: We look forward to speaking with you. First installers didn't take it off Showroom mode and reported at the time not working. Best Buy will not return an appliance 15 days after purchase. No issues with keeping food cold or frozen. With its pro design and depth that fits flush with countertops, it will make a big statement in your kitchen. HOW WE TESTED: The Kitchen Appliances and Technology Lab evaluated 12 French-door refrigerators. He determined he had to order a part as the original part froze up and would not do the job properly. If models were equipped with a meat keeper or deli drawer, we compared its temperatures to the average temperature in the refrigerator compartment to determine whether the drawer maintained colder temperatures. But you'll be paying a premium and the fridge isn't without its faults. However it's when you open the door that the wow factor really sets in. The largest capacity counter-depth refrigerator in its class features PrintShield finish to resist fingerprints outside and flexible storage options inside. Prices and offers are subject to change. Would have expected better from Kitchen Aid and Best Buy. The ice cubes from the ice maker are perfect for Soda or mixed drinks a lot better then the large standard ice cubes. You get 4 Drawer fridge functionality in a classic 3-Door They are using something that they call "stainless steel" but it certainly is not. + Usages of space is good. - Bells and whistles feel pretty lacking for the price tag. Ft. French Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator - Black stainless steel. User rating, 4 out of 5 stars with 586 reviews. Make sure you plan ahead with your current food when upgrading. So don't keep any food around that cant be left refrigerated when upgrading from your current model. I LOVE having easy access to the ice storage bin right on the door. We tested each one for uniformity of temperatures from shelf to shelf in the refrigerator and freezer compartments as well as for temperature variations in single areas over time. Ft. French Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator - Black stainless steel. As an interior designer looks are very important to me. Word of caution, if you choose to proceed with purchase, be prepared to buy an extended warranty and have your food spoil a few times. This review is from KitchenAid - 23.8 Cu. My 13 year old Kenmore, which is in my garage, does not operate like this, yet the technician states our new KitchenAid is operating normally. It constantly makes a loud buzzing sound when running. Ft. French Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator - PrintShield stainless, KitchenAid - 23.8 Cu. This review is from KitchenAid - 23.8 Cu. Please feel free to reach out to us directly 1-800-422-1230, via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/KitchenAid/ or Twitter @KitchenAidCare. That was rectified and install was completed. The wooden slide out drawer will read 30° F while the top shelf will read 45° F. Both of these temps go even higher when the unit is not running with the top shelf in the 50's. Gorgeous fridge! The ice/water dispenser is WAY better than on my old Monogram, taller and easier to use, and I love the premium small cube size of ice. It is a like using a magic 8 ball, “will I get water this time?”, “Answer is not currently clear.” Seems from my extensive research and experience with this fridge, that this is a common issue and kitchenaid is refusing to do anything about it. We recomend using stainless steel cleaner and ensuring your refrigerator and dishwasher are not being scratched on the surface. Whirlpool will NOT replace it. Purchased this refrigerator less than 2 years ago. Kitchen Aid is the best! A slide-away shelf retracts to fit tall items, and full-extension self-close crispers and custom … So I had to wait several days for the new part to come in. If this layer is breached or degraded to the point where moisture reaches the underlying steel, rust will occur. The wood interior trim pieces are a strange design choice, but not worth paying the extra to get the Jenn Air version without it. Overall we like the aesthetics of the refrigerator. Elegant & will recommend. KitchenAid also offers a 10 year warranty on many of the parts. Yet, we never heard from Best Buy from whom the installer reported it to. Finally, this guy gets COLD....I had to bump up the temp a bit from the recommended temp as things in the back were freezing! Ft. French Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator - PrintShield stainless. We look forward to speaking with you. I'm so excited to finish getting all of the other appliances, amazing quality. Two weeks later, the Control board and evaporator cover had to be replaced because it was frozen solid and unit was not cooling. Sleek but spacious in the inside. + Handles are so much better than the market average. Perhaps we got the odd one. - Upon first setup, the refrigerator will take a while to reach appropriately cool temperatures in the fridge. + If you act like a tool, it'll last as long as you let it.