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KitchenAid KHMS2056SSS
7.2 out of 10

KitchenAid KHMS2056SSS

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Reviews and Problems with KitchenAid KHMS2056SSS

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Overall 2
2.0

Broken after 16 months

Adam Bruno, Amazon
27 November 2013
  • Summary: Everything still works fine aside from the fact it does not heat anything. KitchenAid said "we only guarantee out products for 1 year" and I would need to pay a consult fee and parts or purchase another year, repair only, warranty for $288.35. Complete waste!
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Overall 2
2.0

Died and not repairable

Jason O Dueck, Amazon
25 November 2013
  • Summary: I purchased a related model 3 years ago: KHMS2050SSS Mine managed to last for 3 years before suddenly dying. As described in other reviews, it simply stopped heating the food. A well regarded local repair company tried to fix it by replacing the magnetron and a circuit board, but it immediately...
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Overall 2
2.0

Definitely NOT 'top of the line' - FAULTY products which they don't stand behind!

Aquitaine, Amazon
24 November 2013
  • Summary: We just paid over $300 to have the electrical board of this microwave repaired and now the micro doesn't heat the food. All this after less than 3 years. If these were the only issues with our KitchenAid appliances I might be able to get past it, but ALL our KitchenAid products have issues.
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Overall 2
2.0

BROKEN AFTER 2 YEARS

Justin Watt, Amazon
23 November 2013
  • Summary: For such an expensive appliance one would think it would last more than 2 years. That is not the case. The repair bill was not cheap. The service tech even said they have seen a lot of issues with this appliance. If given the choice I would go with a different brand.
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Overall 4
4.0

Would not Recommend

Kathryn M. Roy, Amazon
22 November 2013
  • Summary: We purchased this microwave in April 2011. It immediately started acting "possessed"...it would start beeping and actually start running when no one was near it. In October 2011, we finally had someone come out to look at it.
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Overall 4
4.0

loved this Microwave till it stopped working

Carlos Morais, Amazon
19 November 2013
  • Summary: actually it works and shuts off whenever it wants, sometimes it works sometimes it just shuts down completely and then it comes back to live ... I bought warranty for it after the first repair man came to fix it the only thing is Im going on the third repair man and no one cant figure out what is...
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Overall 2
2.0

Broken after 2 years

A. Glatfelter, Amazon
19 November 2013
  • Summary: I purchased this microwave from Pacific sales in May of 2009. In Aug 2011 the microwave began sparking on the inside (arcing) and made loud popping noises. I called Kitchenaid, who sent a repair service ($129 cost to me) who said I would have to replace it.
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Overall 10
10

Surprised to see other negative reviews

Jane C. Bressler, Amazon
15 November 2013
  • Summary: I have this microwave (earlier version KHMS2050) which I bought at the same time as the matching Kitchenaid slide-in oven. I love them both. Have them both for probably 5 years. We use this microwave constantly and never had a problem with it.
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Overall 4
4.0

POS

onebgch, shopping.com
26 September 2011
  • Excerpt: First microwave (same model) was new and installed in our new home.  It had problems from the beginning and we had multiple visits to replace parts which apparently didn't need to be replaced.  I hate KitchenAid.
  • Pros: Easy to Use, Appearance
  • Cons: Overpriced, Poor Quality, Fingerprints EASILY, Unreliable
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Overall 10
10

Kitchen Aid Has Made Cooking More futuristic.

badbonz0007, shopping.com
5 September 2010
  • Summary: Kitchen Aid has out done itself by making this one larger.
  • Pros: More than just a microwave.
  • Cons: Price
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