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INSULLATION BLANKET Today I had two KitchenAid dishwashers installed. The installer took the insullation blanket off and told me that it was not necessary. He did this because the dishwashers did not fit under the counter with it on. I bought these dishwasher because if had a 51 Db rating for sound. They are noisy. Is it possible that this wrap around polyester foam like blanket actually helps decrease the sound?

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  • ladyrug Apr 16, 2009

    I did just that....I called him and told him that the blanket probably is the reason it is not quiet and not to throw it out. I know for a fact that he took it off because it would not fit. Unfortunately, he was there when I was choosing at Lowes and I knew the exact measurements to the 1/4 of an inch and he told me that these would be fine. I thought they were just too high but he said they were not. Thank you for your help.



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Get his **** back out there.

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