Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum With Febreze, 71Y7V

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The Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum with Febreze, 71Y7V, offers the best of two worlds with a bagged vacuum. While vacuuming, you'll feel good knowing you're filtering allergens and eliminating any bad household smells at the same time with this Bissell Bagged Vacuum. Febreze bags offer allergen filtration that effectively traps household fibers, grass pollens, ragweed pollens, dust mite debris and pet dander, leaving your home feeling clean and fresh. This Bissell PowerForce Vacuum features two rows of duel brushes and includes a combo dusting brush/upholstery tool, a crevice tool and an extension wand. With a light weight of just 12.2 lbs, this vacuum is effective for cleaning carpet and floors. With a 23' power cord length, this Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum with Febreze, 71Y7V moves easily from room to room.

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The Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum with Febreze, 71Y7V, offers the best of two worlds with a bagged vacuum. While vacuuming, you'll feel good knowing you're filtering allergens and eliminating any bad household smells at the same time with this Bissell Bagged Vacuum. Febreze bags offer allergen filtration that effectively traps household fibers, grass pollens, ragweed pollens, dust mite debris and pet dander, leaving your home feeling clean and fresh. This Bissell PowerForce Vacuum features two rows of duel brushes and includes a combo dusting brush/upholstery tool, a crevice tool and an extension wand. With a light weight of just 12.2 lbs, this vacuum is effective for cleaning carpet and floors. With a 23' power cord length, this Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum with Febreze, 71Y7V moves easily from room to room.

Bissell PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum With Febreze, 71Y7V:

  • Recommended for carpet and floors
  • Upright
  • Amps: 10
  • Power cord length: 23'
  • Filtration: Multi-layer filtration
  • Brush system: 2-rows of duel brushes
  • Tools included:
    • Combo dusting brush/upholstery tool
    • Crevice tool
    • Extension wand
  • Weight: 12.2 lbs
  • Color: black
  • Warranty: 1 year limited
  • Model# 71Y7V


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Specifications

Cleaning Path Width: 13.5 inches
Primary Color: Black
Multi Pack Indicator: No
Battery Type: Does Not Contain a Battery
Model No.: 71Y7V
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 15.2
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 12.0 x 13.0 x 41.25
Walmart No.: 550402739
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Highly Recommend For Everyone!! Huge Fan!!
5/6/2012

Customer review by Saphire196

5.0 stars 5/6/2012 by Saphire196
by Saphire196

I have owned three of these and I love them!! Having dogs, I like to change vacuums every couple of years at least. But they were all still running and I passed them on to poor neighbors who really were desperate for something and felt that they could clean them up or live with the dog smell. I sent my husband to get me a new vacuum once and he came home with some fancy $250 bagless vacuum that didn't work right from day one. First off, I have severe allergies. I can not do bagless vacuums. Then the company told us something was defective and sent us a new part that we had to call and get instructions on how to repair/install ourselves. Then when the cleaner stopped working after six months, they told us the warranty wouldn't cover it as it was used to heavily. I was so mad!! This was not purchased at wal-mart though. I will never buy anything other than a Bissell PowerForce ever again. For the price it is a huge bargain and works great. Simple, pretty easy to clean, and etc....

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Better than the bagless.
8/15/2013

Customer review by Potsey

5.0 stars 8/15/2013 by Potsey
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I had purchased the Bissell bagless based on the many good reviews posted on this site. It was a disaster! I have pets and the bagless could not handle the kitty litter dust and fur. It got more dust on the outside of the vacuum than the inside. It seemed to suck up the dirt and redistribute it in tiny pieces all over the carpet. Because I did not have much $$ to spend, and because I got excellent advice online from an article written by a retired vacuum cleaner sales and service store owner, I decided to try this product, the BAGGED version. Problem solved. All the kitty litter dust and fur is completely sucked up into the bag, the filter does not clog and it is clear sailing. it is also easier to put together and is a sturdier product. The bags are really cheap too. I highly recommend this product for anyone with a lot of dirt and dust to pick up and advise the same persons to avoid the bagless version, unless you have a lot of $$ to spend on one of the high-end bagless models, which apparently are the only truly efficient machines.

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Potsey
Beaverton, OR
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Once per week
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Not even worth $40
10/16/2013

Customer review by Stesg

1.0 stars 10/16/2013 by Stesg
by Stesg

Years ago, I had this vacuum. It was the best vacuum I ever owned. It lasted for many years and worked well. When it finally died I tried other types other vacuums in every price range. None compared to this inexpensive model, so when my last vacuum died I decided to go back to this one. Unfortunately, I am very disappointed with it after only one use. Obviously they have made some changes, and not good ones! It is going back tomorrow. What's wrong with it you ask? The tool hose doesn't stay in the holder when vacuuming. It keep popping out which effects the suction and dirt and dust flies out all over the place every time it does. You constantly have to stop to stick it back in its place and re-vacuum. The suction from the tool hose is very good, but the floor isn't which is more important. I did like the febreeze scented bags and assembly was easy, but the vacuum is cheaply made and poorly engineered. Add two more amps, fix the tool hose attachment, and then add $10 to the cost. It would be worth it!

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Stesg
Pa.
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:1 week or less
Gender:Female
Best Vacuum EVER!
3/18/2011

Customer review by frugalmom

5.0 stars 3/18/2011 by frugalmom
by frugalmom

After trying several vacuums in my 16 years of marriage, most of which, were expensive, bagless, or fancy, and having NONE of them last longer than a year or two, I decided to go basic. I bought the most SIMPLE, plain vacuum I could find. Which was THIS Bissel Powerforce. That was about 8 years ago. Our rugs are maroon, so you can see every speck of dust, so I've mostly vacuumed every other day all those years. My husband has had to unglog it several times, but every time, it ends up working like brand new. This has been the BEST vacuum I've ever owned. Being too rough with it, (it's tough, so I wasn't careful!) the foot clicker that makes it stand up, or another click to lower it flat, doesn't work anymore. (it still stands, but it'll fall easily now) So I just came here hoping they still have this exact vacuum, and since they do, I'm buying it now. Maybe I'll use the old one upstairs. Sometimes fancy and complicated isn't worth it! All you need is a vacuum, and a hose, and you're good to go, I say!

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frugalmom
PA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:Longer than one year
Gender:Female
Usage:Every few days
Great for the price. A good lightduty vacuum
10/29/2013

Customer review by Jeezy318

4.0 stars 10/29/2013 by Jeezy318
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I bought this to vacuum my rugs and my 2yr old sons room. The rest of the house is hard wood. It has great suction and is light weight. The bags are a decent size. not too small, but not huge either. The bags run about $4 for 3 bags. I went with the bagged over the bagless because of less maintance of the bagged e.g washing the filter . the bend. components. I have 2 full grow Boxer dogs and the vacuum picked up there hair, no problems. The attachments are secure, so they don't fall off when you bump something. There's not alot of attachments, but enough to do wwhat i need. Bottom line is its a sturdy vacuum with a 2yr walmart replacement that was shipped to the store with the total spend being $50. If you want the best, buy a dyson. If you want to do light vacuuming of kids messes and dirt tracked in from the dogs. Get this its tough to beat for the price. i will ammend this after ^ months to give an update on its durablity,etc.

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Jeezy318
Monroe, LA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every few days
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great value
4/19/2014

Customer review by bygracethrufaith

5.0 stars 4/19/2014 by bygracethrufaith
by bygracethrufaith

Just sold my $300 Oreck (10 yrs old) on Craigslist for $70. Went out and bought this fine piece of machinery for $40+. GREAT deal! Oreck was nice. Had a 4amp motor and pretty sturdy vac, BUT over-priced. This Bissell has a 10amp motor, a lot more suction and very sturdy build quality. Wife loves the hose option. Great for cleaning in between the couch cushions. Also great for cleaning our van! Super easy assembly; only 3 screws and all set. We opted for the bagged vac over the bagless because we have 4 kids who eat lots of pasta. Can't imagine how gross a bagless would get sucking up rice and mac/cheese. Everything would cake to the inside of the bagless container. NASTY! The bagged option keeps all the junk in the bag and we don't have to worry about it. Also bags are $4 for 3. Can't beat that! Will probably change the bag every 3-4 months. In summary, this vac is a great deal. We are very satisfied. Initial quality is A+...not sure what long-term experience will be but I suspect with Bissell's reputation we should be pretty happy.

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Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Economical Light Weight Machine
1/7/2014

Customer review by MissElly

3.0 stars 1/7/2014 by MissElly
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Saying yes to recommending this product to a friend is kind of borderline, but in all fairness I have owned several of this same product. I continue to buy the same machine when it breaks because it is more than affordable, most light-weight machine I can find for the money, and is a bagged upright - I do not like cleaning and emptying a bagless vacuum. When it breaks, it's always the same part - the foot lever that controls the beater lifting on the machine and the locking of the machine handle. This new model is not constructed as well as the older models. The hose for attachments is not as flexible as previous models - machine constantly falls to the ground when using/pulling it. Bissell got real cheap on one of the attachments - it's not even half the size of previous models - using one of my old ones. The hi-low adjustment for the beater bar does not go as low to the carpet as previous models. This model does have a much longer power cord than previous models.

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MissElly
Macomb, MI
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every few days
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Great for any use,... home or business!!!
12/24/2013

Customer review by MHRock

5.0 stars 12/24/2013 by MHRock
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Had the same model for many years, never had any problems until it finally broke. The level control for the carpeting height adjustment broke but the motor and suction still going strong. I'm still going to use it for home use. I bought a new one for business use and it is just as good as the old one! The vacuum is very solid construction , a little on the heavy side but very maneuverable and has extra long cord! The only draw back is that you need to buy bags but i have easily lived with that for many years. Before i bought this new one, i wanted to try a bagless model of the same brand and same price range and wound up sending it back!!! It was cheaply made and very lite weight, felt like it was put together by monkeys and suction not very good and every time you emptied the canister of dirt, you had to clean the filters too and it was very time consuming!!! My recommendation is this,... DON'T MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE I MADE AND BUY A BAGLESS!!! You will only return it!!! Trust me when i say that you are well better off with this vacuum and so very reliable!!!

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MHRock
Zionsville, PA.
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Once per week
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Have 2! An LUV THEM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
3/1/2013

Customer review by scleans

4.0 stars 3/1/2013 by scleans
by scleans

These vacuum cleaners are exceptional!!! I bought another one 6 months ago and, just like the first one I love it!!! I put dryer sheets like 2 or 3 on top of the black filter inside the vac. an cover the other filter. It not only picks up everything in site but, it smells great to put a few new ones in an take the old ones out an it's like a new vacuum every time. The hose is nice iot stretches out. Does great on all surfaces I use it on carpets, stair, furniture you name it. I have another one that is about 13 years old was my aunts an still runs strong. I only have one complaint I wish it had a light in the front. I can honestly say these are great machines an the only upright I'll ever own!!! I had a eureka before I hated it bagless an dirty an a lot of machines have the exhaust in the front so dog hair goes flying before you pick it up this one is on the side so unlike other units it doesn't blow the hair around it picks it up LUV IT!!!

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scleans
Lancaster, PA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:18 - 24
Ownership:5 - 6 months
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
Perfect for a small apartment.
11/5/2013

Customer review by HandyManT

4.0 stars 11/5/2013 by HandyManT
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Let me first say that growing up in a large house and with many family members and friends visiting and many pets around, I understand how good a vacuum needs to be to handle all of that. This vacuum will NOT do well with that..well not for long.. But for just myself, in a 650sq ft 1 bedroom apartment, this vacuum does exactly what I need it to do...vacuum and groom the wall to wall carpeting once a week. It is fairly quiet, easy to push and the febreze scented bags are a nice touch. The bagged aspect is great for apartment living as you don't have to go outside to try and empty the canister, shake the filters etc...The suction from the hose is great so I use it with the crevice tool to get the baseboards and crevice my Bissell 3 in 1 stick vac can't reach. There is no dust escaping or being pushed around. So if you have a small apartment and no pets this will be perfect for you at the price.

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HandyManT
Tonawanda, NY
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:25 - 34
Ownership:3 - 4 months
Gender:Male
Usage:Once per week
Bang for the Buck
2/1/2014

Customer review by WhatzupYo

4.0 stars 2/1/2014 by WhatzupYo
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Kind went through the bagless vacumm faze with very disapointing results - all seemed fine at first but after months of use I found they all came to the same problem. Its easy and wonderful to pop and dump the canister into the trash but in a few months the plastic mess washable screens need cleaning and then the search and cost of replaceing Hepa filters start to mount. after a year or so the screens that you been cleaning dont pop back in so easily or firmlly and leave gaps, which kinda looses its purpose. Anyway I bought this and feel that a few buck a bag is more affordable and timely in the long run. Ran it a few of weeks and it runs and picks up great and the fabreeze bags leave a exta freshness to the sight of your clean carpets. When the time came, changing the bag seemed as easy, as dumping a canister without the puff of dust. So to put in a two words. I'm Happy

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WhatzupYo
Philly
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every few days
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Great for carpet, but useless on floors.
3/18/2011

Customer review by Manikchia

4.0 stars 3/18/2011 by Manikchia
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We've had this vacuum for three years now and it is running just like it were new. The attachments are great, especially the crevice tool and the brush tool (perfect for under furniture and dusty ceiling fan blades). The suction is really good. The height is easily adjustable and great for different rug piles. The belt lasts forever (I have only changed it once about a year ago). The replacement bags are really cheap (about $1 apiece) and they are large and last a long time. They are also very easy to change and much more sanitary than emptying out a canister and watching all that dust fly back into the air. My only complaint since moving to a home with tile instead of carpet is that this vacuum is pretty useless on bare floors. When I try to use it on my tile, it kicks nearly everything back at me and I can feel the dirt hitting my legs. It only sucks up large things on bare floors. I've been sweeping everything to the edges of the room and using the crevice tool to suck it all up. For a carpeted home or one with lots of rugs, this vacuum cannot be beat for the price and performance. But if you need something for bare floors, it's more work than it's worth and a stick vac is probably a better bet.

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Manikchia
Pensacola, FL
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:18 - 24
Ownership:Longer than one year
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
better than i expected
6/1/2014

Customer review by MRoseW

5.0 stars 6/1/2014 by MRoseW
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i purchased this vacuum March 2014, it is now June. i wanted to wait for multiple uses over a few months time before giving a review. first, i have a 3 bedroom home with dark, short, flat carpet with an active little boy and a short (white) haired dog. this is a dog that loves rubbing his body all over my floor right after i vacuum. crazy. anyways, i read alot of reviews and found this one to have the best reviews. i ordered the vacuum online and received it in a few days, it was quick and easy to put together, and i was vacuuming within minutes. i set it on the lowest setting (closest to floor) because my carpet is flat, not shaggy. the vacuum is lightweight and moves effortlessly along the floor. i did not have to go over same area multiple times to get hair up. when it comes to cleaning, i have a touch of OCD, it has to be perfect and specific to my needs, so i am very happy that i could move from room to room in a short amount of time, cover a large area and actually have a clean carpet. i use this vacuum everyday, sometimes 2-3 times a day. it has held up so far. i am very satisfied with this product and yes i do recommend this vacuum.

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MRoseW
Georgia
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:2 - 3 months
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
Great buy!!!!
4/17/2011

Customer review by smartshoperII

5.0 stars 4/17/2011 by smartshoperII
by smartshoperII

After reading all the reviews, I decided to give this one a try. I just thought if I dont like it, I just take back...no way I am gonna take it back!! It works great!! I tell you: it works the same as the expensive ones (I had 2 vac before and I paid over $200) The only bad thing I could tell about this vac is it doesnt work on bare floor. The reason is because the rottating brush does not stop, what for me is not a problem because I just have bare floor in the kitchen and bathrooms and I have a stick vac that does the job. So if you have bare floor, this is not the vac for you.

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smartshoperII
Marietta, GA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:35 - 44
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
Would give it 10 stars if they let me!
8/30/2011

Customer review by Klasmom

5.0 stars 8/30/2011 by Klasmom
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Bought this over 2 years ago because the expensive Oreck I had still wasn't doing the job on the pet hair (have 2 dogs, 3 cats, a rabbit...you get the idea) and I figured for less than $40 what did I have to lose. Well, within a few months of having this I gave the pricey Oreck to my mom for her to have as an "upstairs" vacuum and have used this daily or at least every other day since I bought it. FANTASTIC vacuum. Only 2 things about it I would change would be to make the hose just a tiny bit longer, though it works. Just don't like to have to put the extensions on it and if it was even a few inches longer, would reach the top of the couch without the extension. The other thing is the cord is a bit short, but I finally just stuck an extension cord on it and leave it there all the time. My allergist told me bagless vacuums are horrible for anyone especially allergy sufferers since when you empty the "cup" all of those dust motes and mites get airborne again. This vacuum's bags are really inexpensive and very easy to replace. I go through usually 2 bags a month (as I said I have lots of pets and they SHED!) so you can tell it does a good job of picking things up! I have tile floors in the kitchen and bathroom and I don't have the problem of it not picking things up or kicking them back on me like another reviewer did. I use it in the bathroom to pick up the litter the cats track to the floor outside their box and it has no problem picking that up.

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Klasmom
Rogers AR
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:Longer than one year
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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for bare floors and carpets? Also is it noisy?
by CtsMeow15 1/20/2013
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  • A. yes has height adjustment. This vacuum is quieter than my previous 3 vacuums and I thought they were quiet.
    by boykitty9/16/2013
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  • A. Yes
    by boykitty9/16/2013
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  • A. Yes
    by scoobydoo9/8/2013
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  • A. YES IT PICKS UP ON MY LOW AND MEDIUM CARPET/TILES FLOORS ALSO SET ON MEDIUM. THE SETTINGS ARE EASY TO DIAL IN THE FRONT OF VACUUM.
    by MAHOLA7/18/2013
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  • A. Like most vacuums, it does not do well on bare floors. Another reviewer suggested a great idea: Use a broom to sweep into a corner of the floor, then use the vacuum wand to pick up the sweepings. That works very well! There is a bare floors-to-variable carpet pile mechanism. As for noise: I'm surprised how little there is. Of course there is some noise, but it is the least noisy I've owned yet. Not since my grandmother's Electrolux pull-behind tube have I found anything that I would call "quiet." I'm sensitive about the noise of vacuums, and this one is the easiest to take that I've found in the price range.
    by PastorJFV5/14/2013
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  • A. Yes, but it has broken on mine twice.
    by kflybye10/8/2013
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  • A. no height adjustment. for carpet it is great. for my deep carpet it works fine. a little bit noisy however good for a house as it is cheap and works fine.
    by rumman1/22/2014
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  • A. It does have a height adjustment from low to high. I change it for bare floors, rugs, & carpet. It sounds like a typical vacuum.
    by KensieAnne2/2/2013
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  • A. yes it has height adjustment.. not noisey
    by Ruthellyn2/19/2013
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  • A. Yes, it does have a height adjustment. As for noisy, I use it during the day when my third shift daughter is sleeping and it doesn't awaken her, so I guess the noise is minimal.
    by RTHHX762/19/2013
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  • A. As shown on the Walmart website, it uses the Bissell Style 7 "premium allergen filtration" bags.
    by PastorJFV4/3/2013
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  • A. As it shows on the Walmart website, it uses the Bissell Style 7 "premium allergen filtration" bags. Walmart sells them in boxes of three.
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  • A. #7 bags
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    by Ruthellyn2/1/2013
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  • A. Bissell # 7 bags. Here is a link to the Arm & Hammer ones I bought. It comes with one Febreeze bag. http://www.walmart.com/ip/Arm-Hammer-9-Pack-Odor-Eliminating-Vacuum-Bags-Bissell-7-153-Premium-Allergen/5799588
    by GoBrownsTD543/7/2013
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  • A. This vacuum does use specific bags for the Bissell 7. I tried a different size, because I just happened to have them left over from years ago...but they wouldn't fit. But the ones it DOES take aren't all that expensive. I found them at Walmart in the household area.
    by Txkitten7110/23/2015
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  • A. http://www.bissell.com/powerforce-vacuum/
    by yabadabado12/9/2012
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  • A. Bissell # 7 bags.
    by Needitsimple12/11/2012
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  • A. bissel style 7
    by aggie21312/11/2012
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  • A. style 7 I don't know this maybe a double post but my first one didn't show up yet .
    by Buck5354512/3/2012
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by Lisa 8/3/2013
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  • A. WITH EASE ON A HARD FLOOR CARPETS ARE A LITTLE TOUGHER
    by FEBIS7/14/2014
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  • A. vey well, we have three
    by ShenandoahSal7/9/2014
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  • A. Great on dog hair!!!
    by An anonymous customer6/4/2014
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  • A. I have a yellow lab who sheds 2x a year . It is terrific! Really! This vac leaves marks on carpet it's so strong. Love it
    by OVJordie2/22/2014
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  • A. great
    by boykitty9/16/2013
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  • A. very well.. we have a Maine Coon cat with VERY long hair..
    by scoobydoo9/8/2013
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  • A. good, just keep the brushes and bag clean
    by vinniedo9/3/2013
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  • A. I've been really happy with it - I have a dog and a cat, and it gets all the fur, no problem. And the bonus is that it's bagged so you won't have a cloud of it when you're trying to empty it in the trash! My allergies are a little better - not sure if that's a coincidence or not, but I'll take it. :)
    by ChristmasMovieFreak8/22/2013
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  • A. Yes! It does a great job!
    by tlott8/19/2013
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  • A. Really well. Bought one months ago for a back up and find myself using it more than my main vac for quick daily vacuuming of my dog's short hair. This little cheap Bissell is almost as good as my very good main vac and easier and lighter to get out and get the job done. Have had no clogs or loss of suction with the hair, even re-using bags once and letting them get pretty full. The Bissell is easy to maintain, the only problem is it is made of light shiny plastic that my dog's white hair clings to easily but that's gotten better over time.
    by hearsmusic8/8/2013
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