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A Kemore Mobil Maid!!!!!
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Post# 713824   11/8/2013 at 01:00 (3,818 days old) by xpanam (Palm Springs California )        

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300.00? Dame!!!! put the pipe down!

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Post# 713844 , Reply# 1   11/8/2013 at 03:53 (3,818 days old) by washdaddy (Baltimore)        

First off-
that isn't a Kenmore. It's a G.E.

That house may have sat empty for 40 yrs. but the person who bought it that's trying to sell the DW has a brain that's been empty a heck of a lot longer.

Post# 713861 , Reply# 2   11/8/2013 at 06:59 (3,818 days old) by toploader55 (Massachusetts Sand Bar, Cape Cod)        
What is up with all these GE's ???

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It's like the Seven Year Locust.

All of this same model just flooding the market lately.

$300.00 ??? Yuh, Right.

Post# 713884 , Reply# 3   11/8/2013 at 10:13 (3,818 days old) by turquoisedude (.)        

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Honestly, how could anyone (except someone with REALLY bad eyesight or a severe case of 'Schenley Double-Vision') get the name 'Kenmore' off of this machine?? EEESH!

Post# 713894 , Reply# 4   11/8/2013 at 11:00 (3,818 days old) by d-jones (Western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh Area))        

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I think xpanam's choice of title for this thread might have been a little tongue in cheek, hence all the exclamation points. What's really odd is this goofy seller coming up with the name Kenmore when the machine clearly says GE.


But as Eddie pointed out, what's up with all these early Mobile Maids hitting the market lately?

Post# 713919 , Reply# 5   11/8/2013 at 13:15 (3,818 days old) by rp2813 (Sannazay)        

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I know!  I've lost count of how many threads have been started in recent weeks about one of these models being up for grabs.


I do think I like them best.  The mobil maids are nice, but I really like that big red dial scene.


I wonder how so many of these survived in barely used condition. 

Post# 713963 , Reply# 6   11/8/2013 at 17:48 (3,818 days old) by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

Many portables survive because shortly after a family could afford the dishwahser, they moved to a new place with a builtin and kept the portable in the basement for "just in case" and then it gradually gets forgotten.

What's funny is that so many of these have the red panel and so few have had the turquoise panel.

Post# 713996 , Reply# 7   11/8/2013 at 19:35 (3,818 days old) by norgeway (mocksville n c )        
Some of these sellers...

Are, in the words of my Late Daddy, "Dumber than a hoe handle!"

Post# 714067 , Reply# 8   11/9/2013 at 00:57 (3,817 days old) by tolivac (greenville nc)        

"Dumber Than a Hoe Handle" should at least CLEAN UP the dishwasher and test it before offering it for 300 clams.The thing is nice-but in the picture it looks like a fefugee from the swap shop!

Post# 714099 , Reply# 9   11/9/2013 at 06:23 (3,817 days old) by akronman (Akron/Cleveland Ohio)        
for the archives

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like there ain't already enough pics

Post# 714204 , Reply# 10   11/9/2013 at 16:39 (3,817 days old) by turquoisedude (.)        
Red VS Turquoise Panel on a Mobile Maid

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I believe that that the red panel was used on the 1956 models only. The earlier model (1955) had the turquoise panel. The design was completely changed for 1957.

Post# 714219 , Reply# 11   11/9/2013 at 18:06 (3,817 days old) by d-jones (Western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh Area))        

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Paul - That would make sense since the red version has a handle and the turquoise one doesn't, the handle being an improvement on the earlier version.

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