Amana ADB1400AGW Dishwasher Review

The Amana Dishwasher ADB1400AGW is a front loading, 12 place setting dishwasher with a six wash cycles, six wash temperatures, a delayed start, and sanitize option.

This dishwasher features stainless steel tub and door, a stainless steel top basket, a stainless steel bottom rack, and stainless steel interior. It is designed with Accu Wash System, a stainless steel wash arm, and hidden controls, and it comes with an auto-delay start, which puts the dishwasher on for 15 minutes before its start time, ensuring dishes are washed at the best temperature.

When compared to other Amana dishwashers, the ADB1400AGW has the shortest wash cycle at 48 minutes, although washing speed and temperature are comparable to other Amana models. While this dishwasher doesn’t have a lot of features, it does get the job done at a fair price.

In this review, we’ll look at how well the ADB1400AGW cleans dishes, how well it performs, and whether it’s a good value for your money.

Amana ADB1400AGW Dishwasher

PROS

  • Quiet, energy-efficient operation
  • Outstanding cleaning performance
  • Multiple wash settings
  • Flexible cleaning options
  • Ultra-quiet rinse aid dispenser

CONS

  • Limited capacity
  • Difficult to refill detergent drawer

Features of the Amana Dishwasher ADB1400AGW

  • Energy Star Certified
  • Built-In Dishwasher
  • Energy Saver Setting
  • 12 Place Setting Capacity
  • Triple Filtration Wash System
  • Heat Booster Option
  • Extra Rinse Option
  • Quiet Operation
  • 4 Wash Cycles: Normal, Heavy, China/Crystal, Delicate
  • 4 Option Settings: Rinse Only, Rinse and Dry, Heavy Wash, Normal Wash
  • 4 Option Time Settings: 12, 15, 18, 21 Minutes
  • 2 Option Temperatures: 140°, 155°
  • 5 Wash Levels
  • 5 Option Temp Levels: 120°, 140°

12 Place Setting Capacity

With the 12 Place Setting Dishwasher, you can finally do your dishes in a fraction of the time. This dishwasher features a large 12-place setting capacity and a spacious interior, giving you plenty of room for all your dishes. Plus, it’s simple to start and load, so you can spend more time doing the things you want to do.

3 Wash Cycles

This 3 Wash Cycles Washer is so great! It has 3 wash cycles, including 1-Hour Wash, Heavy, and Normal, allowing you to wash whatever you want, whenever you want, in just one hour. Plus, it’s super easy to use and comes with everything you need to start washing.

64 dBA Silence Rating

The Amana ADB1400AGW Dishwasher is perfect for anyone who lives with roommates or anyone who values peace and quiet in their home. This powerful dishwasher operates at 64 dBA, which is as quiet as two people having a conversation!

Triple Filter Wash System

Are you sick of pre-rinsing dishes before loading them into the dishwasher? With the Triple Filter Wash System, you can finally skip the pre-rinse. This dishwasher features three filters that trap food particles, so you don’t have to waste any time scrubbing or pre-rinsing dishes before loading them into the dishwasher.

You will love the Triple Filter Wash System! It’s so easy to use. You simply load your dishes, pop in the detergent, and start the dishwasher. It cleans your dishes perfectly.”

Heated Dry Option

This dishwasher uses gravity and an internal heater to dry your dishes without using any energy, meaning you can do it with just the power of the sun. Plus, it comes with an adjustable rack, so you can customize the amount of rack space you need.

I wouldn’t use my dishwasher if it didn’t dry my dishes, so I love that this dishwasher comes with an internal heater. It’s so easy to use and dries my dishes perfectly.

High-Temperature Option

The dishwasher is the perfect solution! This powerful dishwasher features high-temperature option, which boosts the water temperature during the wash cycle to help get your dishes sparkling clean. Plus, it’s equipped with a hidden rinse option, which automatically adds an extra rinse during the cycle. This dishwasher is perfect for small spaces, and is perfect for those without a lot of counter space.

1-Hour Wash

The washing machine is easy to operate and provides superior cleaning, making it perfect for just about any household.

The dishwasher is perfect for me! It’s easy to operate, cleans great, and has a super convenient 1-Hour Wash Cycle. I highly recommend it!

ENERGY STAR®

The dishwasher is an ENERGY STAR® product, and it’s perfect for your energy-efficient home. This refrigerator is great for hot summer days, or for keeping your food and drinks cold.

Additional Features

Finally, a dishwasher that does more than just clean dishes! This dishwasher allows you to wash more dishes with the same wash cycle. How? It uses the 2 racks that can be adjusted to fit variety of dish sizes. It’s perfect for heavy pots and pans, baking pans, or casserole dishes. Additionally, the silverware basket allows you to easily store silverware or utensils.

I love this dishwasher! It’s so easy to use, and I love that it’s so compact. I can wash more dishes with the same wash cycle, and the silverware basket makes storing utensils and silverware a breeze. – 5 Star Customer Review

How to clean Amana Dishwasher ADB1400AGW

The Amana Dishwasher ADB1400AGW model and interior basket have the following soap and detergent setup.

  • First off, open the dishwasher door.
  • Then locate the dishwasher detergent/soap dispenser.
  • Pull out the dish detergent or vinegar tablet, or whichever soap you are currently using, and place it into the soap compartment.
  • Close the dishwasher door.
  • Set your wash cycle and then press start.

Final Verdict

The Amana ADB1400AGW is a solid bargain for a dishwasher, offering a good mix of performance, features, and reliability. Its wash cycle performance is on par with other midrange models, and it comes with a triple filter wash system, a heated dry option, and a bright interior light. The controls are simple to use, and it’s easy to load even though its racks are small. The dishwasher’s wash cycle is also surprisingly quiet, and it comes with a bright interior light. The ADB1400AGW is ENERGY STAR certified, and it’s pretty affordable, too. Despite a few drawbacks, including low wash temperatures for heavily soiled loads and a short cycle length, this is a good choice for first-time buyers and anyone else who doesn’t want to dish out a pile of cash for a premium dishwasher.