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Most Reliable Counter-Depth Refrigerators for 2021

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You have probably seen a bunch of reviews and the many horror stories about refrigeration and repair. Unfortunately, they are mostly valid. If you are looking for your refrigerator to last 20 years, I have some bad news. French door refrigerators require the most service of any appliance outside of professional ranges.

In this video, you will learn the most reliable counter-depth refrigerator brands for 2021 GE, Bosch, Fisher & Paykel, Beko, and Samsung, their first year reliability percentages and their problems. We will also discuss warranties. In the end you will know which brands produce to most reliable counter-depth refrigerators and which one could be the best for you.

We have logged over 100,000 service calls in less than three years. So, let’s discuss how we calculate reliability. 37061 in 2020 alone

The average service rate is 21.1% for French door counter-depth refrigerators versus 9.65% for appliances in general.I know these numbers seem bad, but most of the issues are not. The problems are more related to more ice maker issues rather than compressor failures.

It isn’t all terrible either.

Refrigerators are tightly regulated for energy usage. You should save $100-200 per year in energy costs. You will have problems with your ice maker or dispenser but will save a good amount of money yearly.


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0:00 Intro
0:46 Counter-Depth Refrigerator Reliability
1:15 Samsung
1:36 Beko
2:10 Fisher & Paykel
2:33 Bosch
2:50 GE
3:13 Problems
3:35 Warranties
4:03 Summary