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Post# 181929   5/20/2012 at 20:33 (2,878 days old) by FantomLightning (Ohio)        

Has anyone tried or had experience with this vacuum? It seems like a nice machine overall. Any comments on how it cleans?




Post# 181938 , Reply# 1   5/21/2012 at 00:48 (2,878 days old) by gsheen (Cape Town South Africa)        

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I tried the normal version, if you live in an area with any amount of dust, IE normal house with animals or any one near a farm avoid it . I know there was a problim with fine dust in Australia as well.

 

I loved the vacuum but its mae for appartments that have little dust not houses with through traffic.

 

 

 

 


Post# 181939 , Reply# 2   5/21/2012 at 00:51 (2,878 days old) by gsheen (Cape Town South Africa)        

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the dirt went right through the motor and clogged up the hepa filter.

 

We only have this problem when the machine is used in houses particularly older ones, it has a super strong suction.

for an apartment this should be ok 


Post# 181963 , Reply# 3   5/21/2012 at 05:19 (2,878 days old) by director12 ()        

I never used an Electrolux UADC before.

Post# 181969 , Reply# 4   5/21/2012 at 06:32 (2,878 days old) by FantomLightning (Ohio)        
Yikes!

Thats a lot of dust to go straight through the motor! How fine is the dust you guys have there in SA Gareth? And how fast did it clog the pre-motor filter?

Post# 181971 , Reply# 5   5/21/2012 at 07:25 (2,878 days old) by gsheen (Cape Town South Africa)        

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This was a 2 day old vacuum , the person stayed on a farm and there was alot of dust, to be fair but she only vacuumed one room.

Here previous vacuum was a LG upright. I lent her one of our loan machines and she ended up buying that instead, we get a fair amount in with this problem 


Post# 182093 , Reply# 6   5/22/2012 at 06:51 (2,877 days old) by godfreys_guy (Melbourne, Australia)        
We only had problems in australia

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when people got something stuck in the cyclone that didn't allow the fine dust to fall out of the air stream. a ball of fluff would stop the dust and dirt exiting the cyclone path and allow it straight thru into the foam pre-motor filter.

These are a really good machine, but not for those that don't do maintenance (eg. 80% of the general public.





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