Thread Number: 44512  /  Tag: Recent Vacuum Cleaners from past 20 years
Panasonic Performance Plus Platinum Canister Vacuum
[Down to Last]

Vacuumland's exclusive eBay Watch:
scroll >>> for more items
Post# 463091   5/11/2023 at 16:34 by DustNoMore (USA)        

This website has been awesome for gathering information about various vacuums. I wanted to share a vacuum that I own. Of all the vacuums Iíve owned, this one is by far the best. You can tell these were built very well.

  Photos...       <              >      Photo 1 of 8         View Full Size
Post# 463093 , Reply# 1   5/11/2023 at 21:15 by huskyvacs (Gnaw Bone, Indiana)        

huskyvacs's profile picture



Nice vacuum!


Post# 463099 , Reply# 2   5/12/2023 at 05:53 by eurekaprince (Montreal, Canada)        

eurekaprince's profile picture
We used to see these a lot as Kenmores in Sears stores - made by Panasonic for the retail chain. I wonder if the Panasonic PP versions were dealer exclusives that included any special upgrades or features not found in the Kenmore range.

Itís so sad that North Americans can no longer by Panasonic vacs here on our continent. Really the sad end of an eraÖ.


Post# 463105 , Reply# 3   5/12/2023 at 13:12 by panasonicvac (Northern Utah)        

panasonicvac's profile picture
The Performance Plus and Performance Plus Platinum line were only sold through Panasonic dealers. They had stuff that you couldn't find under the Kenmore brand such as metal parts, TriForce motors, longer warranty, etc.

Post# 463127 , Reply# 4   5/14/2023 at 00:19 by beagledad (Florida)        

I'm familiar with the Kenmore label of these body styles but I've never seen one with a HEPA filter. Where is the filter located on it? I didn't see those start showing up until the more rounded body style took over.

Post# 463132 , Reply# 5   5/14/2023 at 10:00 by DustNoMore (USA)        
Beagledad

Itís located in the bag compartment behind the bag. Iím including a pic for reference.

  View Full Size
Post# 463140 , Reply# 6   5/14/2023 at 18:36 by DustNoMore (USA)        
Beagledad

There is also a secondary filter (foam filter) that goes around the motor housing. I cleaned it today. See pic.

  View Full Size

Forum Index:       Other Forums:                      



Comes to the Rescue!

Woops, Time to Check the Bag!!!
Either you need to change your vacuum bag or you forgot to LOG-IN?

Discuss-O-MAT Log-In



New Members
Click Here To Sign Up.



                     


automaticwasher.org home
Discuss-o-Mat Forums
Vintage Brochures, Service and Owners Manuals
Fun Vintage Washer Ephemera
See It Wash!
Video Downloads
Audio Downloads
Picture of the Day
Patent of the Day
Photos of our Collections
The Old Aberdeen Farm
Vintage Service Manuals
Vintage washer/dryer/dishwasher to sell?
Technical/service questions?
Looking for Parts?
Website related questions?
Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy
Our Privacy Policy