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18" Wide Built-In Dishwasher

Made in Europe with a stainless steel finish that can be converted for custom panels
34.25" H x 17.63" W x 21.63" D
(87cm H x 45cm W x 55cm D)

Height of Cabinet 34.25" (87 cm)
Width 17.63" (45 cm)
Depth 21.63" (55 cm)
Depth with door at 90° 45.38" (115 cm)
Dishwasher Standard
Door Stainless Steel/Panel-Ready
Cabinet Unfinished
US Electrical Safety UL
Canadian Electrical Safety ULC
Energy Usage/Year 210.0kWh/year
Amps 12.0
Voltage/Frequency 115 V AC/60 Hz
Weight 80.0 lbs. (36 kg)
Shipping Weight 135.0 lbs. (61 kg)
Parts & Labor Warranty 1 Year
UPC 761101031934
Number of Racks 2
Silverware Basket Yes
China Setting Yes
Interior Finish SS
Interior Height 24.75" (63 cm)
Interior Depth 20.0" (51 cm)
Decibel Rating 52.0 dBA
Number of Options 4
Leveling Legs Yes
Place Settings 8 place settings

ENERGY STAR qualified

Uses less energy and water than national standards require to ensure more efficiency and lower utility bills

Stainless steel door & handle

Professional look in 304 grade stainless steel

Convertible to accept custom panels

Stainless steel wrap can be removed by customer or installer and replaced with an alternate overlay panel for a custom look

Stainless steel interior

Durable construction holds up strong after every wash load

Standard capacity

Interior holds up to 8 standard place settings

Removable cutlery basket

Separate your silverware for better cleaning and convenient unloading

Three filter system

Thoughtfully designed to be tougher on food stains

Ultra quiet performance

Advanced sound absorbing construction

Leveling legs

Four leveling legs allow generous height adjustment and ensure you can find the perfect balance for your unit

Four wash settings

Different wash options allow the optimum care for dishes, cookware, and china

Regular wash

Standard wash program utilizes three rinse cycles for optimum cleaning

China & Crystal setting

Designed to carefully clean delicate items

Pots & Pans Plus setting

Thorough wash cycle designed for heavier items

Quick Wash function

34 minute wash cycle is ideal for quick loads

Smart-fold shelves

Allows for easier loading of cups on the top rack

Nylon coated wire racks

Added durability for long-lasting use

Folding tines

Upper rack includes folding tines that allow you to better accommodate glasses or cups

Collapsible wires

Lower basket features foldable wires that allow for easier placement of larger items, such as pans or bowls

Cup holder

Upper rack includes a special cup holder for smaller glasses and mugs

End-of-program alert

Audible beep sounds when the wash cycle is completed

Digital controls

Intuitive electronic control panel allows for easy operation

Energy saving features

'Half Load' function designed to wash smaller loads using less water and power than standard washes

Table Detergent function

Allows for a better drying performance when using multi-purpose detergents

Time indicator

Digital display shows the time remaining for your wash program

Time delay

Allows you to start a wash program with a delay of up to 9.5 hours

Rinse aid indicator

LED alerts if you need to refill the rinse aid

Salt level indicator

LED shows when it is time to refill special salt on select programs

SUMMIT's European line of slim-fitting ENERGY STAR qualified dishwashers offers the perfect finish for modern kitchens.

At just under 18" wide, the DW18SS is ideal for space-challenged homes and apartments looking for maximum efficiency in a slim fit. The ENERGY STAR qualified performance ensures annual savings on electricity and water use, while special sound absorbing construction ensures a quiet performance. This unit has a 304 grade stainless steel wrapped door with a sleek professional handle to suit any modern kitchen setting.  Customers can also convert the door to accept custom overlay panels in just a few easy steps. Instructions can be downloaded from this page. The height can be adjusted to best suit your counter design.

Inside, the stainless steel interior accepts up to eight place settings to best meet your daily cleaning needs. The slide-out upper rack is best suited for cups and other lighter items, with folding tines that make it easy to load. The lower rack is ideal for plates, pots, and other heavier soiled items. A removable cutlery basket makes it easy to keep your utensils together for quicker storage after a wash.

Four wash settings let you program the best care for each type of load, with specialized settings for delicate china and crystal and heavier pots and pans. A quick wash option lets you clean small loads in just 34 minutes. The digital control panel is easy to operate, with LED readouts to indicate time remaining, salt levels, and when a rinse aid refill is needed.

With its convenient sizing, energy efficiency, and versatile design, the DW18SS is the ideal dishwasher for smaller kitchens. For a 32" high ADA compliant version of this unit, see the DW18SSADA.

Energy Guide

Due to our commitment to continuous product improvement, all specifications are subject to change without notice.

California residents:

Warning WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including nickel (metallic), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to
Note: Nickel is a component of stainless steel.


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