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Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)

Actual retail prices may vary by dealer. MSRP applies to the continental 48 United States and does not include such items as delivery, installation, installation accessories (i.e. range cords), or removal of old appliances. Consult your local authorized GE dealer for its prices.

ADA Compliant

The Americans with Disabilities Act establishes accessibility guidelines for many products. This product meets the requirements for ADA-compliance based on Uniform Federal Accessibility Standards.

Custom Panels Required

When shopping for products that accept custom panels, note that:

  • Stainless steel panels can be purchased from GE through the Parts and Accessories Store.
  • Panels to match your cabinetry must be purchased from your cabinetmaker.
  • Panel sizes and widths can vary; be sure to check the details of your model for the exact panel specifications.
  • For more information about custom panel options, contact the GE Answer Center by e-mail or at 1-800-626-2005.

GE® Dishwasher with Front Controls

GDF520PGDWW

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APPROXIMATE DIMENSIONS (HxWxD)

34 in x 23 3/4 in x 24 in

Sound decible level
AVAILABLE COLORS
Black
White
Bisque
Stainless Steel
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Features

  • GE’s most advanced wash system
    Consistently clean and dry dishes are ensured with GE’s most advanced wash system, featuring 65% more wash power.* *Wash power delivered to each rack. Compared to previous GE models.
  • Piranha™ hard food disposer with removable filter
    To ensure consistently clean items, this stainless steel blade rotates at 3,600 RPM to pulverize food particles and helps to prevent large particles from clogging the wash arms
  • Steam PreWash
    Loosens tough soils before any cycle, virtually eliminating the need for soaking or pre-rinsing dishes
  • Sanitize option (NSF residential)
    High-temperature rinse sanitizes and reduces 99.999% of bacteria found on dishes
  • SpaceMaker® silverware basket
    Enjoy table-ready silverware and loading flexibility with this unique basket that can be placed on the rack or onto the door

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Claims & Certifications

ENERGY STAR® Qualified

ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Meets the ENERGY STAR energy efficiency requirements.

Made In America

Made In America
70 to 90% U.S. Content
Product details at
GEAppliances.com/USA

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FEATURES

Style Built-In
Tub and Door Liner American Gray Plastic Tub Interior
Tub Type Tall Tub
Door Liner Clean Design with Plastic
Tub Liner Plastic
Control Type Front Controls
Electronic Tactile Buttons
Dishwasher Control Features 1 "Clean" Light, 1 "Sanitized" Light Cycle Progress Indicators
Last Cycle Memory
Audible End-of-Cycle Signal
Wash System 500 Series
Wash System Features Dual Pumps and Motors
Automatic Temperature Control
Drain Pump
Piranha™ Hard Food Disposer with removable filter
Dedicated Silverware Jets
Sensor Clean Sensor
Wash Arms 3 Pressurized Wash Arms
Lower
Middle
Upper
Water Filtration System 100% Filtration with Piranha Hard Food Disposer and Removable Filter
Dispenser Rinse Aid with Indicator and Adjustment
Number of Cycles 4
Dishwasher Cycles Auto Sense
Heavy Wash
Normal Wash
Light Wash
Number of Options 8
Dishwasher Options Child Lock
Delay Start 2/4/8 Hr.
Wash TempBoost
Sani (NSF Certified)
Heated Dry
Steam PreWash
Start/Reset
Energy Smart
Rack Features SpaceMaker Silverware Basket in door with cell covers
2 Utility Shelves with Stem Safe - Upper
Ball-Tipped Tines
Small Items Basket
Racking System Towerless
Pearlescent Dark Gray
Rack Color Pearlescent Dark Gray
Number of Place Settings Up to 16
Upper Rack 2 Stem Safe Shelves
Ball-Tip Tines
Lower Rack Ball-Tip Tines
SpaceMaker Silverware Basket
Dishwasher Drying Features 4-Pass Multi-Wattage Wash & Dry Element
Heated Dry - On/Off
Leveling System 4 Leveling Legs
Latch Center Pull
Connected Home Ready Yes
Communication Module Required
Exterior Style Traditional

APPEARANCE

Color Appearance White
Door Style Long Door
Installation Side or Top Mount Install Brackets Included
Built-Up Floor Capable
Flush Cabinet Installation
Door Appearance Contour door
Handle Color Color-Matched
Handle Design Recessed
Control Panel Color White

Claims & Certifications

ENERGY STAR® Qualified
NSF Certified
MADE IN AMERICA: 70 to 90% U.S. Content

ECONOMICAL / QUIET

Quiet Package 54 dBA
Quiet Features Quiet Water Valve
Sealed Toe Kick
Motor Type Single Speed
Outer Wrap Insulation Blanket
Door Insulation Insulation
Mastic

WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS

Cabinet Width 24 in
Approximate Shipping Weight 77 lb
Net Weight 62 lb
Overall Height 34 in
Height w/ Legs Retracted - Minimum Height 33 3/8 in
Height w/Legs Extended - Maximum Height 34 5/8 in
Overall Depth 24 in
Overall Width 23 3/4 in

POWER / RATINGS

Calrod Heater Watts 415/800
Volts/Hertz/Amps 120v; 60Hz; 7.1A

WARRANTY

Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
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GDF520PGDWW is rated 3.9318 out of 5 by 572.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value After searching the web for different types of dishwashers and reading consumer reviews I felt this GE dishwasher was a great value and had the features I wanted to include the "steam" to sanitize even more than the normal dish washing cycles. The unit is extremely quiet and the special coating on the racks should extend the life of the unit.
Date published: 2013-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Couldn't ask for more Needed new dishwasher in a hurry. Didn't really want to wait 3 days for delivery. Had relatives invading for the week. It was worth the wait. Minor dificulties with installation. Either I need remedial reading or GE needs better writers. This is NOT listed as a "quiet" model but we were very impressed by how quiet it is when running.
Date published: 2013-02-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GOOD! It seems like a great dishwasher and looks very good!
Date published: 2013-03-04
Rated 3 out of 5 by from GOOD UNIT W/ MAJOR PROBLEMS! The dishwasher was installed today - when we poured two quarts of water to lubricate the pump in flowed all over the floor. The clamps holding the hose on the pump were defective. One was crimped too tight, which broke the band and was ineffective. The other clamp rolled loosely around the hose so I had water coming out all over the kitchen floor. I'm presently drying the wood under the dryer and sink area with a fan. It is pressed wood and I don't know what will happen to the wood once it dries out. It is pretty swollen right now. The plumber spent 3 1/2 hours to install and fix the problems. I had hose clamps on hand and we decided to use them instead of trying to get another unit shipped from the distribution center next week. If we went that route, we wouldn't have any hot water in the kitchen and an empty space in the cabinet. GE was nice and said if it was not leaking anymore then the clamps we put on would not void the warranty. They even offered to fix the floor if it doesn't dry out and warps. Other than that the unit has been run twice with no further leaks and is really quiet even without the front kick plate not on. I've got a fan laying on the floor blowing air through the opening for the kick plate.
Date published: 2013-03-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product! This dishwasher was easy to install. It's very quiet and cleans well. It does run quite a bit longer than other washers we've had but that's not a big deal.
Date published: 2013-03-11

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