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Model MBR1953YES

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30 in. W 18.5 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in Stainless Steel-DISCONTINUED

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Name 30 in. W 18.7 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in Stainless Steel 30 in. W 18.5 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in Stainless Steel-DISCONTINUED 30 in. W 18.7 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in Monochromatic Stainless Steel 20.3 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in Stainless Steel
Brand Whirlpool Maytag Whirlpool GE
Ratings (291) (182) (372) (61)
Color/Finish Family Stainless Stainless Stainless Stainless
Refrigerator Width (In.) 29.63 29.625 29.75 29.75
Height to Top of Door Hinge 67 66.88 in 67 66.5
Depth (Excluding Handles) 30.88 30.88 30.88 32.5
Capacity (cu. ft.) - Refrigerators 18.7 18.5 18.7 20.3
Height to Top of Refrigerator (in.) 65.5 65.63 in 65.5 65.75
Counter Depth (Yes/No) No No No No
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Everything you want is right there with this ENERGY STAR qualified refrigerator. The full-width refrigerator compartment makes it easy to find your groceries, and the side-swing freezer door opens and closes with ease. Spill-Catcher shelves ensure clean up will be easy, while gallon door bins allow for convenient large container storage. This model fits in a 30-inch opening, and the included ice maker will ensure you have cool drinks for everyone.

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  • ENERGY STAR qualified and CEE Tier I rated, to help you save money on utility bills, use less energy and help preserve our natural resources
  • Factory installed ice maker provides fresh ice conveniently
  • Up-front interior digital controls make it easy to adjust the temperature without having to move stored items out of the way
  • Automatic Moisture Control: the refrigerator automatically adjusts to different moisture levels to help keep food fresh
  • Spill-Catcher tempered-glass shelves have sealed edges to help contain spills for quick and easy cleanup
  • Crisper drawers help preserve the freshness of fruits and vegetables. Clear deli drawer. From bacon to bologna, keep all of your sandwich fixings in one spot. This drawer offers the perfect place to store deli meat and cheese
  • Adjustable door bins, covered dairy compartment and stationary gallon-size shelf provide flexible storage options
  • 12.9 cu. ft. fresh food compartment and 5.6 cu. ft. freezer compartment provide spacious storage options
  • Glide-out wire freezer basket offers easy access to your frozen foods
  • Incandescent interior lighting in freezer and refrigerator compartments makes finding items easy
  • Non-reversible, left to right door swing
  • 2 door bottom freezer refrigerator: 1 refrigerator compartment door and 1 freezer compartment door
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The specifications say an ice maker is not included and the product description says an ice maker is included. Which is correct?

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April 21, 2014
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It comes with an internal ice maker in the freezer.
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My refrigerator did not come with an ice maker.
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Exterior finish?

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March 31, 2014
What is the exterior finish in the black and white models? Is it smooth or orange peel?

Are instructions included on how to change door opening directions?

Once installed how many hours will it take for it to be fully operational to fill with frozen foods etc?
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Pitman, NJ, USA
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April 2, 2014
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mine is black and it is orange peel texture. But it does come smooth if you want it just more money. Yes instructions come with it to change door openings and parts too. mine was ready to go within 4 hours of turning it on! I LOVE IT!!!
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April 1, 2014
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Our black one is textured kinda like vinyl or naugahyde. Ours was delivered while I was at work, so my wife accepted it. The delivery guys brought it in and hooked it up. I believe it came with door change instructions. Although they are not hard to do. Ours requires a philips and a torx screwdriver. It was full and cold when I got home. Sorry I can't be of more help.
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April 1, 2014
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the finish is orange peel
i love it
took several hours to cool down, refrigerator sooner than freezer
i did not look at instructions on how to change the door
but i have done this before , it is pretty easy
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Please confirm that it is possible for the homeowner to remove the ice maker on Maytag model MBF1953YEW

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Prospectivebuyer,
You can remove the ice maker on this bottom freezer refrigerator. It does come factory installed, so it is not possible to order without. But, whether the ice maker is installed or not, does not affect the performance of the refrigerator. Thank you for viewing this Maytag bottom freezer refrigerator.
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How far from the wall does the right side of this refrigerator need to be in order to open the doors wide enough to remove the shelves for cleaning?

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The opening in my kitchen is 36 inches wide between the counter and a solid wall. The wall is to the right of the refrigerator. I realize that I could change the direction of the door swing but for convenience sake, I would like the door to swing from right to left.
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Judy,
the door swing is factory set to open from left to right with the hinges on the right side. Having 36" in width should be adequate to be able to open the doors enough to put the shelving out. Thank you for viewing this Maytag home appliance.
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Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 182 reviewers.
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great value for price Read reviews on so many refrigerators! This one turned out to be a great pick. I didn't find the review that there was an "odor" that couldn't be removed held up - per instructions I immediately washed with mild dish soap - gone for good. Also do not find it to be noisy at all. But it's in a basement rec room and we're not there as much, say , as in our kitchen. Didn't want the ice maker (basement - water risk) and instructions for removing it were a cinch. Like the choice of a rounded door (great feature) since we set ours up close to a wall. Overall what we expected and we are very happy with the purchase (we've had it about a month now.) August 14, 2012
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great product and good value This is a nice looking stainless steel fridge/freezer with black side panels. It's the perfect size for a small family. We love having the fridge at eye level as we access the fridge a lot more than the freezer. The fridge is a good size and shelves etc are adjustable. The freezer is also an ok size . We do find that the ice maker takes up quite a large space but you can remove this if you need too. We also find the fridge is pretty quiet which is nice. As with all stainless steel appliances, you will get fingerprints on there. However you can pick up a stainless steel cleaner so it's not that much of a big deal. We're super happy with it so far !!! February 25, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Love my New MAYTAG Love my new Maytag! Great size for me. Love the adjustable shelves. Big decision for me since I put tall items that are oversized tall. So many decisions on deciding on what you're looking for in a fridge. I made sure I was in stores checking out all other brand and sizes before deciding on this unit. Expert delivery men and were very careful coming up narrow stairs to not scratch item. Couldn't have asked for more. ON TIME too! Telephone call within a half hour of delivery in the 4 hour window. Truly a happy customer! Not sure of energy savings yet since I've only had 3 weeks, but it's a quiet unit and gets cold fast. HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY! May 15, 2012
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Cheap Only after a total of six months of use the bottom of the freezer started to form a thick layer of ice.Water then started to seep out onto the floor. July 18, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by This is a good product for the price. After searching months for a bottom freezer with a door and not a drawer I came across this Maytag model. I had a 21 cu. ft. refridgerator before and was use to a little more space and two shelves on the freezer door. However the space seems to be sufficient. I got a tip from another purchaser who said to have the icemaker uninstalled if not using. That would eliminate the noise of the icemaker trying to make ice when there was no water line hooked up. I took that advice and the motor runs smoothly. Also the ability to position the 1/2 shelves as you desire has allowed me to place tall items on a shelf that I was unable to do with my old refridgerator. All and all I am happy with my purchase. December 19, 2012
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Good Value The refrigerator much larger than I anticipated since I was not able to see it in my local store. The freezer offers a lot of efficient storage space. The door bins are easy to remove. The ice maker is loud enough to startle someone watching tv in the next room. Hopefully we will get used to this. The refrigerator did take nearly a full day to cool down but seems to be maintaining its temperature. The freezer cooled down within an hour. This refrigerator has an excellent set of features for the money. I am glad that I didn't buy a more expensive model. Since the website did not show interior photos of the freezer, I took some and uploaded them. I hope they are helpful February 16, 2012
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by I've only had it for 2 weeks but so far, so good. Only real dislike is the fact that the light fixture/temperature control unit partially obstructs the top shelf. The unit is about 13.5" wide and hangs down 1.75" and if you want to put something like a Brita pitcher on the top shelf, you only have about 5" on either side of the unit to slide the pitcher in. Yes you could lower the top shelf even more, but then you're wasting space. April 22, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by This is a very good and very serviceable refrigerator. We wanted a somewhat smaller second refrigerator than the wonderful but old Frigidaire refrigerator we had. It doesn't have the fit and finish of the Frigidaire but appears after a month to be a quality product. Although we don't use it it comes with an ice-maker, a very nice feature for a refrigerator of this price. It is too early to determine efficiency of the product. January 1, 2014
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