Hoover Zen Whisper SH40080 vacuum cleaner

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Summary: This 20-pound canister from Hoover is bagless and has HEPA filtration, a brush on/off switch, and a 20-foot, retractable cord.
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Type: Bagless canister vacuums
About - Hoover Zen Whisper SH40080
This Hoover canister vacuum includes a dusting brush and crevice tool. It weighs 20 pounds and provides helpful features such as a retractable cord, brush on/off switch, and telescopic wand.
About This Brand

Hoover introduced its first vacuum in 1907 and has established itself as one of the most recognizable brands in America. More recently, Hoover was bought from Whirlpool by TTI Floor Care, the owners of Dirt Devil. Hoover sells a wide variety of uprights at mass-market retailers, with models ranging from as little as $50 to $300. It also makes hand and stick vacuums, canister models (about $80 to $300), deep cleaners, central vacuums, bare-floor cleaners, and an outdoor sweeper, though the company is best known for its uprights.

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Features & Specs - Hoover Zen Whisper SH40080
info Bag No
info Weight (lbs.) 20
info Brush on/off Yes
info Easy on/off Yes
info Manual-pile adjust No
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User Reviews - Hoover Zen Whisper SH40080
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Easy To Empty
Easy to Use
Powerful/Good Suction
Bad Customer Service
Best Uses
the worst experience ever, bought this last year, 3 months later it stopped working, Hoover replaced it after I wrote a negative feedback online, a month ago the replacement stopped working the same way the other one did, only this time Hoover Customer service was the worst you can ever imagine, very disrespectful of customer needs, finally they shipped a supposedly new machine but received a used machine with scratches and scuffs with a hose that is actually ripped.<br />called them again and they refused to pick it up and had to actually go a ship it back to them while they also refused to send me one until they received the shipped back one, now they are telling me that they can't do anything cause their wear-house closed for a week.<br />asked to speak to manager, they put me through to a tier 2 CS who would not even acknowledge the fact that they made a mistake by sending me a used broken machine and she kept saying that she is sorry I feel this way just like a robot for about 15 times.<br /><br />never buy a HOOVER product
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)
Good Little Vacuum
Adjustable Wand
Easy To Empty
Easy to Use
Long Power Cord
Best Uses
I use this on carpet, bare floors and for cleaning the cars. The wand is adjustable in height and can be removed allowing brush (which can be turned off with thumb switch) to be connected directly to hose for ease in vacuuming that cargo area and seats of cars/SUV's. Is quieter than most vacuums, easily reaches under coffee tables etc. and has enough suction to remove kitty hair from their carpeted 'towers'. Overall good little vacuum.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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