GE Profile 36 in. Telescopic Downdraft System in Black-PVB98DTBB at The Home Depot
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Model # PVB98DTBB

Internet # 203197595

Profile 36 in. Telescopic Downdraft System in Black

GE Profile 36 in. Telescopic Downdraft System in Black

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Model # PVB98DTBB

Internet # 203197595

Store SO SKU # 792224

GE Profile products offer the best in contemporary design matched with the latest in appliance technologies to transform the way you live. Sporting a bold, dramatic look and state of the art features. This collection provides the perfect combination of style and innovation throughout your kitchen.

  • Telescopic downdraft hood raises over cooktop surface and retracts when not in use
  • 390 CFM - Powerful 390 CFM performance removes smoke and vapors from the cooking area
  • The powerful 4-speed exhaust system effectively pulls smoke and vapors out of the kitchen
  • ADA Compliant - All controls are mounted remotely
  • Removable grease filter - Dishwasher safe durable filters can be removed for easy cleaning and maintenance
  • Control Type Electronic - Remote Control
  • Downdraft; 3-1/4 in. x 10 in. Rectangular Duct; Vented to Outside
  • Minimum 6 in. round duct capability
  • Removable grease filter(s)
  • Separate Remote Raise/Lower Switch
  • CFM/ Sones Rating 390/ 10.5 (High Speed); 170/ 2.5 (Working Speed)
  • Product available for home delivery only. Installation is not offered at time of delivery; check with your local The Home Depot store for installation options

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Appliance Series  GE Profile  Assembled Depth (in.)  2.25 in 
Assembled Height (in.)  8.5 in  Assembled Width (in.)  36 in 
Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed,ADA Compliant  Color/Finish  Black 
Color/Finish Family  Black  Control Type (Rangehoods)  Touch pad 
Exhaust Vent Location  Rear/Bottom  Fan  Yes 
Grill Material  Stainless Steel  Included Items  Hardware 
Light  No  Manufacturer Warranty  Limited 1-year entire appliance 
Maximum Air Flow Capacity (CFM)  390  Minimum Air Flow Capacity (CFM)  170.0 
Product Height (in.)  8.5  Product Length (in.)  2.25 
Product Width (in.)  36  Range Hood Size  36 in. 
Returnable  Non-Returnable  Vent Material  Metal 
Vent Type  Ducted  Warranty Information  Limited 1-year entire appliance 


Rated 3.8 out of 5 by 8 reviewers.
Rated 2 out of 5 by Vent Comes Up Slanted, Sometimes Not Running We had this downdraft vent for less than a year. Within a year, the vent had been coming up slanted (see photo - check the bottom horizontal line of the vent and compare that to the cooktop to see how much it slanted.) It got worse, lately the vent did not come up completely, so the fan wouldn't run. We had to bring it down and up couple times to get it working. A GE serviceman came by and said that he saw many units with this issues for this model. All they could do was to order a kit to clean it up, and it MIGHT fix it. But there was no guarantee. July 25, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Bad design - downdraft vent system We built a new house. All our appliances are GE. We have had nothing but trouble with the downdraft system. We had to have the drive motor replaced before we could even use the system. The unit raises slowly, must push the on/off button 3 times before it raises all the way up. The system raises crooked and is crooked when all the way up. GE has opted to buy back the vent system instead of replacing the system. We live in a rural areal and have had difficulty getting someone to work on GE appliances. My concern is future repairs. I bought all appliances with a extended warranty and GE won't send anyone out to repair the appliances. April 17, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by We love it! We have our down draft paired up with the GE induction cook top on our island. At first I thought it was a little over the top however it works great. I can tell you I use my vent in the last 3 weeks more then I've every used any type of vent. It helps with the oder and it's fairly quiet. We put our control pad on the face of the cabinet so we didn't have to cut another hole in our granite. August 29, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect Match Replaced an older integrated venting system. This unit fits perfectly with my new cooktop. I purchased the smaller unit and it provides a great downdraft even at lowest setting. Installation was not as simple but I suspect the older unit wasn't installed perfectly. Overall I am very pleased with this product. July 23, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 Love it! Super easy to use!  sometimes our up and down button gets a little stuck and takes a press or two to get it going, but the button has always been slightly broken, I just didn't take the time to have GE send me a replacement. Hides very nicely under the counter and works great with the GE 36" induction cooktop. Sometimes one of the sides scrapes when retracting up or down, but I have to believe this was more of an installation issue.Very powerful fan! Dimensions to install this and the cooktop were confusing online, but have the appliance in hand when they are installing the countertop and make any field cuts where necessary. My kitchen is so high tech! but doesn't look it! August 30, 2013
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