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We have a Bosch dishwasher. The only problem is that it takes about 4 hours to wash and dry the dishes. Is this normal?

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No it is not. But, are you setting it on the shortest cycle? Maybe you got it on the longest, but wow 4 hrs? That doesn't sound like German engineering at its best.

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