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Eureka AirSpeed Zuum AS5203A
 
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$79.99 - $99.99
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Summary: This 14-pound upright from Eureka is bagless and has HEPA filtration and a 25-foot, manual-wind cord.
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Type: Bagless upright vacuums
About - Eureka AirSpeed Zuum AS5203A
This bagless Eureka upright includes a power brush, dusting brush, and crevice tool, and it weighs 14 pounds.
About This Brand

Eureka sells a wide array of models marketed to address different needs, including pesky pet hair. Uprights typically range from $50 to $200. You'll find this national brand in a variety of discount stores and mass merchants, including Walmart, Target, and Kmart. Eureka also makes hand and stick vacuums, canister models, deep cleaners, and central vacuums. Canister models typically range from about $60 to $260 and are available through a more-targeted selection of retailers, such as Bed Bath & Beyond and Lowe's.

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Features & Specs - Eureka AirSpeed Zuum AS5203A
info Bag No
info Weight (lbs.) 14
info Brush on/off No
info Easy on/off Yes
info Manual-pile adjust Yes
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User Reviews - Eureka AirSpeed Zuum AS5203A
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3.0
Not a good buy
10/23/2014
Pros
Lightweight
Powerful/Good Suction
Cons
Noisy
Smelly Motor
Best Uses
Carpet
Comment:
I have used the product about once a week to clean my home and personal vehicle. When I first started to use it, it had a very strong burning smell, but over a period of weeks, that smell faded. During the period that the vac was working, it sucked up a lot of dust from my carpets and did a fairly decent job on tiled floor and wood. I always use a robotic cleaner on wood and tile AFTER I vac with this cleaner and it still finds lots to pick up. However, within about 6 months, the brush stopped spinning and there is a faint smell by the brush as well as more heat in that are upon touch than I expected. When I called Customer Service, they told me that it was most probably the belt that was broken (which is NOT covered by their two year warranty). So, I have to now try to see if that is the problem, then go purchase a belt and replace it and hope I can put it back together. Frustrated because I truly don't feel a product that costs so much should stop functioning correctly in less than a year. Between no-decent warranty and the under a year and not doing it's job issue, I feel that this is not a good buy. I will be back shopping for a CR good buy vacuum cleaner, and it most certainly will not be a Eureka product!
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Eureka AirSpeed Zuum AS5203A
10/4/2014
Pros
Easy To Empty
Easy to Use
Efficient
Lightweight
Powerful/Good Suction
Cons
Best Uses
Carpet
Hardwood Floors
Pet Hair
Stairs
Tile Floors
Comment:
This unit works like a charm,only paid 29.999 new,not refurbed.Was on a great sale! It gets used 3-4 times weekly on carpet,hardwood and tile floors.I have used and owned Kirby's,hoover,units costing hundreds of dollars more.In hinsight I should have bought more of them! I purchased 1 for that same sale price for my mother,and she loves it!!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
keeps shutting off while vacuuming
12/1/2013
Pros
Easy To Empty
Lightweight
Cons
Inefficient
Poor Design
Short Power Cord
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
I purchased this vacuum because it was on sale and claimed to be just like the Dyson. I absolutely loved it for about 1 week, I would get halfway through vacuuming a room and for some reason it just shuts off. I have to wait hours sometimes till the next day to move on to the next room. I used the handheld tool to vacuum my furniture, same thing the vacuum shut off halfway through, then when I went to put the tool back in it's place, the plastic clip that holds it broke right off.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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