Hoover FH40160


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Hoover FH40160

Hoover FH40160
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A bargain price and fully featured 660W upright vacuum, with low running costs
660W Upright Wet 6.3kg May 2014
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Hoover FH40160 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Hoover FH40160 number 62 across all vacuum cleaners.
Value for Money
Running Costs
$140 Over 10 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 82?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuum cleaners 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has running costs of $140 over 10 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,381 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some great features:
Has a hard floor brush
SpiScrub brushes deliver the best clean while gently and safely scrubbing sealed wood, vinyl, tile and grout. brush is removable for easy cleaning
Dual tank technology separate tanks for clean and dirty water, so you can easily fill, empty and rinse each tank individually. clean water tank capacity is 1.5 quarts
Wash/Dry mode selection wash mode uses brushes to clean while suctioning up excess water. dry mode stops brushes to suction up excess water and improve drying time
Solution control squeeze to release cleaning solution
Clean boost control fingertip control applies extra detergent to stains and heavy traffic areas
Lightweight easy to lift and carry, even up and down stairs. weighs less than 14 lbs
11.5" removable nozzle provides a combined squeegee and suction to quickly dry. removable for easy cleaning

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Hoover FH40160 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Terrific Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $125.49 it is in the cheapest 29% of vacuums.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The FH40160 is typical compared to the other 1,381 vacuums that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the FH40160 will cost $140 over 10 years to run.

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Average Weight

The FH40160's weight of 6.3kg is pretty typical compared to most other vacuums. It is in the heaviest 60% of all vacuum cleaners when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Low Maximum Input Power

With a maximum input power of only 660 Watts, the FH40160 has one of the lower maximum input powers amongst vacuums of this age. The average maximum input power of vacuums is 1,100W, and the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W.

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Has a Hard Floor Brush

The Hoover FH40160 has a hard floor brush, which is unusual. 75% of vacuum cleaners do not have a hard floor brush.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hoover fh40160pc


00073502037720, 00737989663840

Hoover FH40160


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