This is the summary of consumer reviews for Maytag Front Control Built-In Tall Tub Dishwasher in Fingerprint Resistant Stainless Steel, 50 dBA (Model #MDB4949SHZ). The BoolPool rating for this product is Excellent, with 4.60 stars, and the price range is $500.
Maytag Front Control Built-In Tall Tub Dishwasher had a polarizing mix of reviews. In regards to performance, reviewers thought Maytag built a fully functioning dishwasher. Dirty dishes went in, and clean dishes came out. There were minimal complaints of dirty dishes. Furthermore, reviewers were very pleased with the noise level. Every reviewer was unanimous that Maytag Front Control Built-In Tall Tub Dishwasher was an incredibly quite dishwasher. Some went as far as saying they forgot the machine was running. With a sleek, stainless steel design, Maytag made a sleek and modern looking dishwasher to match the sleek and modern look of your home.
Two years later, and complaints started to roll in. The pattern is consistent. For two or three years, reviewers are in love. Then something inevitably breaks. The most common were clogs in the drain and the "smart" board stopped working. Even with a warranty, there were a multitude of complaints on what it took to fix this dishwasher. This is an expensive dishwasher to fix especially when replacing electronic parts.
Maytag Front Control Built-In Tall Tub Dishwasher had a lot of love-hate reviews. It is important to note that many of these reviews, both positive and negative, were part of a paid promotion, and each review has been disclosed.