Summary: Yes, it really does. Out of the box I'm impressed by the suction, the folding handle, the washable filter, the headlight and the 27' power cord. I looked at more expensive models and models from WalMart (they had one that had a 40' cord!
Summary: This vaccum replaced a hoover that we had for 6 years and loved. Here are the pros and cons of the vaccum: Pros: -Winding cord. It is nice to never ever have to worry about winding the cord correctly, or having it come undone when moving from one room to the other.
Buy something else - Poor dust cup design and it is a deal breaker for me!
Pat Kemke, Amazon
3 December 2014
Summary: Hoover WindTunnel Max Multi-Cyclonic Bagless Upright, UH70600 I loved and HATED this vacuum. I made myself crazy reading reviews of vacuum cleaners before I bought this model. I foolishly disregarded some reviews that mentioned problems emptying the dust cup.
Summary: I have owned this vac for 23 days. It has been in the repair shop for 11 days. I am on my way to the repair shop to pick it up and return it to Wal-Mart. I have been a loyal Hoover customer for my entire life, but sorry to say this trust in them has ended.
The belt did put off a burning rubber smell often just like others stated but I never had one break
29 August 2014
Summary: Vacuum worked well for almost a year. The belt did put off a burning rubber smell often just like others stated but I never had one break. After about a year of use the roller stopped working, I took apart the roller and belt to find the plastic wheel that keeps the belt from slipping had melted...