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 Posted: Fri Jan 6th, 2006 05:45 am
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Hi CT,

Fair enough.  However, if you happend to get a Miele with a lower half life I am kinda guessing the parts are pretty dang expensive, coming from the land of BMWs and all. 

Regarding the stainless tub, I totally hear you.   I would not ever recommend a stainless tub, it is a ridiculous indulgence, and I laugh on the lapels of those who fall for it!  As I mention in the article above, Consumer Reports says a plastic tub will outlast most dishwashers. 

On the other hand, my other half is not a cold calcluating pragmatic engineer, and I take responsibility for making two fatal errors during the procurement process:

1) Presented options with a recommendation.

2) Allowed interaction between my spouse and diswasher sales associates,

What the heck was I thinkin' !?    :groucho:

On the serious side though, my baby has to look at the inside of that dishwasher three times a day, and if she thinks yellowed plastic looks like crap, I am prepared to cough up the $250 or so it takes to remove that element of unhappiness from her life.  After all, another 20 summers or so and that is it.   We're outta here.




Last edited on Sat Jan 7th, 2006 07:53 am by iceman