Not even worth the cheap price.
I have bitten the dust literally with this machine because on top of the other problems I have had with it, which I'll explain below, now even the HEPA filter won't stay in place. Reason I bought it was for the HEPA filter being an asthmatic and allergic to house dust.
Originally I thought a major loss of suction was the filters. After cleaning, drying, and replacing, still no suction. The seal around the black filter fell out and was too short. I bought replacement filters. Still no suction. Unscrewed the whole barrel assembly and fou...nd that hair and other debris had gotten stuck around the very central cone of the unit causing the blockage of air. Worked great after clearing that and putting it all back together again, for all of about 20 minutes till the HEPA filter blew out. Have tried to stop the catch from opening with rubber wedges, but the filter itself is still dislodging and letting the fine dust into the air. I haven't even used it that much due to frustrations around the lack of function and waiting time looking for unnecessary replacement filters and their postage. Don't think I'll be buying appliances from Kmart again. I will post receipt details and date puchased when I find the receipt to return it.
Purchased for $69.
- Build Quality
- Value for Money
- Ease of Use
- Cleaning & Maintenance
- Noise Level
- Incentivised Review No
- Product is used Rarely
- Pet OwnerYes
- Floor Type Carpet and Tiles
- Clogging Issues No
Questions & Answers
I've misplaced my manuals but remember there being a quick guide, I need to clean the large turbo carpet head and have unscrewed the four screws, it comes apart from the nozzle end but I'm having trouble getting the front end apart, are there instructions in the quick guide for properly cleaning the large turbo carpet head? There are no instructions in the manual as i've checked online.
Hi Carolyn, did you check this manual: https://www.kmart.com.au/wcsstore/Kmart/pdfs/42725411_Manual.pdf? If you'd like to discuss this further, please share your details here https://www.kmart.com.au/contact-us/ or call us on 1800 124 125
What is the valve at the top of the dust canister for? Can’t find any reference to it in the manual. When it opens the suction reduces & I need to turn it off to get it to close again.
Hi my Anko 2400W bagless vacuum cleaner won't start when I press the switch
Just plug it in turn power on and press the button on top that has a circle with a line through it - should start
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|Category||Barrel Vacuum Cleaners|
|Bin Capacity||4.5 L|
|Attachments||Plastic floor brush, 2 in 1 crevice nozzle, bristle brush, small turbo brush and pet brush|
|Cord Length||5 m|
|Manufacturer Warranty||1 year(s)|
- GTIN13: 9341106296050
- MPN: SL163E
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