Hoover Windtunnel Canister Vacuum Reviews

Hoover WindTunnel canister vacuum models we review have been designed for users that need a vacuum that is easier to maneuver than an upright.

Hoover had been a leading name in vacuum cleaners for generations when they decided to create a line of canister vacuums with the same WindTunnel technology that consumers love in their upright vacuums.

Now that they have been around and in use awhile, how does the WindTunnel Hoover canister vacuum measure up to other canister vacuums in the market? We decided to look at three of the Hoover wind tunnel vacuum cleaners and see: the S3765-040, the S3670, and the S3755.

The Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel

Hoover WindTunnel Canister Vacuum S3765-040The S3765-040 Hoover WindTunnel vacuum has met with mixed reviews on various sites. However in the end it scores a 4.0 overall between professional and consumer reviews. Here are the features of the S3765-040:

  • Bagless
  • HEPA filter
  • Fingertip controls
  • WindTunnel power brush
  • Power down suction capabilities
  • Automatic cord rewind
  • Quick access to tools
  • Telescoping wand and plenty of accessories

The S3765-040 Hoover WindTunnel canister vacuum seems to have the goods to be a great cleaning machine. It has plenty of accessories to help you get into tight places and most users agree that this machine has the power to clean carpet deep down.

Advantages of The Hoover S3765-040

Here are some of the features and functions users loved about the Hoover S3765-040:

  • Lots of features
  • Ease of use
  • Quiet
  • Excellent suction-telescoping wand
  • Powered hand tool
  • Quick access to tools
  • Automatic cord rewind
  • Easy to empty dustbin

Disadvantages of The Hoover S3765-040

Judging by all the things that consumers liked about the Hoover S3765-040 it doesn’t seem like there could be much that they could find fault with in this hardy machine. However, such was not the case as there were definitely some things that consumers felt should be changed.

  • Short cord
  • Incomplete tool storage
  • Small dirt cup
  • Intermittently shuts off for no reason

As you can see, most of the disadvantages of this Hoover canister vacuum are small issues and not deal breakers.

The intermittent shut off is of some concern but considering the number of people who purchased this vacuum compared to the number of people who reported this problem it seems to be an issue with a handful of machines and not a design flaw.

The S3670 Hoover WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

S3670 Hoover WindTunnel VacuumThe S3670 Hoover WindTunnel canister vacuum is the only canister vacuum in this review that uses vacuum bags rather than a dust cup.

Here are some of its features:

  • WindTunnel power nozzle
  • Fingertip control
  • 7 foot hose with 360 degree swivel capability
  • Edge cleaning bristles
  • Variable control speed
  • HEPA filter system
  • Plenty of accessories

Advantages of the S3670 Hoover WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

  • Good suction
  • Variable speed motor
  • HEPA filter
  • Headlight
  • Bags – consumers who prefer bags to bagless vacuums rated this vacuum higher than did most other users

Disadvantages of the S3670 Hoover WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

  • Difficult to push when vacuuming
  • Attachments are awkward to use and cheaply made

The S3755 Hoover WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

S3755 Hoover WindTunnel Canister VacuumThe Hoover S3755 Hoover WindTunnel canister vacuum like the other Hoover canister vacuums is packed with features designed for powerful cleaning. These features include:

  • Lightweight
  • Quiet
  • Telescopic wands
  • WindTunnel technology
  • Bagless
  • HEPA filter
  • 6 foot hose
  • 22 foot power cord
  • Special filter cleaning tool

Advantages of the Hoover S3755 WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

This little canister vacuum managed a 4.2 overall rating from reviewers. Here are some of the things consumers liked about the Hoover S3755:

  • Telescopic wands- users liked the fact that these wands made both using this vacuum and storing it easy
  • HEPA filter
  • Powerful suction
  • Compact size
  • Lightweight and easy to maneuver

Disadvantages of the Hoover S3755 WindTunnel Canister Vacuum

There were some things about this model that consumers were not fond of and these features included:

  • Ineffective filter cleaning tool
  • Power head for vacuum is a bit bulky
  • Short power cord

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