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Kenmore Intuition 31040
 
Approximate retail price:
$250
Summary: This 23-pound upright from Kenmore is bagless and has HEPA filtration, a brush on/off switch, and a 32-foot manual-wind cord.
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Community icon7 people have reviewed this model.
Type: Bagless upright vacuums
User Reviews
User Reviews

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Great vacuum
10/23/2013
Pros
Easy To Empty
Easy to Use
Efficient
Long Power Cord
Powerful/Good Suction
Cons
Heavy
Best Uses
Carpet
Hardwood Floors
Pet Hair
Comment:
I can find nothing to complain about. I knew it weighrd 23 lbs. when I bought it. It performs exceptionally well and is a bargain!
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

(5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Very weak suction, does not work after 1
3/16/2013
Pros
Direct Drive
Solid Build
Cons
Weak Suction
Best Uses
Comment:
We bought this as a replacement to an older kenmore that worked great, after one year the suction is so weak it won't pick anything up. Will not buy another kenmore as it should last longer, warranty is only one year.<br /><br />The unit feels solid and has lots of nice features like direct drive, led lights, bagels, etc. it just does not work.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.

(5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Poor design, wand is unusable
12/29/2012
Pros
Long Power Cord
Powerful/Good Suction
Cons
Heavy
Inefficient
Poor Design
Wand Design Is Worst
Best Uses
Carpet
Pet Hair
Comment:
This vaccum cleaner has powerful suction and is very good for carpet. But the poor angular design of wand handle makes this vaccum cleaner useless when it comes to cleaning anything other than floor cleaning. To extend the wand cord is also difficult becuase the suction effect pulls the wand cord back. Overall extremely poor design.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The Kenmore Intuition 31040 is part of the Vacuum cleaners test program at Consumer Reports. The Kenmore Intuition 31040 Vacuum cleaners features and specs include Weight (lbs.), Manual-pile adjust, Bag, Brush on/off, Easy on/off. In our lab tests, Vacuum cleaners models like the Kenmore Intuition 31040 are reviewed on Noise, Overall score, Pet hair, Tool airflow, Bare floors, Carpet, Emissions, Handling. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the Kenmore Intuition 31040 based on personal experience. The user reviews of the Kenmore Intuition 31040 include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the Kenmore Intuition 31040.
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