Gtech

21 Jun 19
A Writer's Words

One more week to go and then I am off work for two glorious weeks. I so need my holiday. Though it’s not a holiday holiday. I am not going away. I don’t get paid enough to go on that kind of holiday. Jesus! I am on the bus and someone has just got on […]

20 Jun 19
Money and Business Thoughts

If you’ve been wary of cordless vacuums in the past because of poor suction power and battery life, listen up: The cordless vacuum cleaners of today have come a long, long way. They’re more powerful, more convenient, and run longer than ever before, stacking up pretty well against their corded, clunky, and upright counterparts. And […]

20 Jun 19
The Sun
WE ALL do it – drive a new car away, vowing to keep the interior spankingly clean and food-free. It isn’t long before the car is a little less savoury and in desperate need for a damn good vacuum. Though nearly 26 per cent of drivers never give their cars a full clean, according to Intelligent Leasing, let’s face it lugging a vacuum around isn’t fun. And if you’re an apartment dweller, the cord is never going to reach that far. Investing in a lightweight vacuum, with added car attachments helps you to keep the car clean with minimum effort. From a mix of our own expert knowledge, user reviews and industry tests, we’ve created a guide so you could judge the most powerful suction, minimal charging time and maximum run time for yourself. Our guide includes the best car corded and cordless vacuums on the market today from the high budget models: such as the Metro VM6BS500, coming in at £259, through to the budget models, like Halfords own brand car vacuum cleaner, a steal at just £27. Follow our guide to keep your car clean with the best car vacuum cleaners on the market for 2019. 1. Metropolitan VM6BS500 Metro Vacuum VM6BS500 Professional 120V Metro Vacuum VM6BS500 Professional 120V, £259.74, from Amazon – buy here Weighing just 2.7lbs, the Metro Vacuum VM6BS500 has a quality steel construction with 500W power. Winning the Auto Express group test, the bagless design makes it easy to empty.  The unit also includes an upholstery tool, power unit, crevice tool, dust brush, upholstery nozzle, flexible hose and shoulder strap. Though a corded machine, the extra long cable should make reaching your car a doddle for those with driveways or off-street parking. The extra power gained from plugging it directly into the mains really makes all the difference to the overall performance of the vacuum. 2. Black & Decker Pivot Handheld Vacuum BLACK + DECKER Compact Pivot PV1820L-GB Handheld Vacuum Cleaner – Dark Titanium Black & Decker Pivot Handheld Vacuum, £69, from Currys – buy here The Black & Decker Compact Pivot PV1820L is ergonomically developed to make it light and comfortable. It has a charge time of four hours with a short, but powerful run time of ten minutes. This vacuum is incredibly quiet and comes with an integrated crevice tool, integrated soft brush and a handy charging base that mounts on your wall for easy access. It folds in half for easy storage and can be used in hard-to-reach places around the house too. Well-thought out engineering means there’s simply no downsides to opting for this vac. 3. Black & Decker PD1200AV-XJ Flexi Auto Dustbuster Black & Decker PD1200AV-XJ Black+Decker 12 V Flexi Auto Dustbuster, Grey/Red Black & Decker PD1200AV-XJ Flexi Auto Dustbuster, £37 from Amazon – buy here Black & Decker PD1200AV-XJ 12 V Flexi Auto compact vacuum has a 1.5 meter long flexible hose to reach all those awkward spaces in your car. With a 5 meter long cable, the power source is directly from the 12V port in the car—no trailing cables. It comes with a flip-up brush and long crevice tool so you really can reach all areas. The dust bowl empties easily from the side making it a doddle to clean and far more hygienic. This vacuum also uses cyclonic action to keep the filter from getting clogged and maintain optimum suction. 4. G Tech Multi Gtech MK2 Multi Cordless Handheld Vacuum Cleaner Gtech MK2 Multi Cordless Handheld Vacuum Cleaner, £149.99, from Argos – buy here The G-Tech multi MK2 is a cordless, lightweight vacuum, just made for your car. With a powerful motor and a range of different attachments including a powered brush head, crevice tool and dusting brush, this vacuum was designed to clean those hard to reach places. With a charging time of three hours, the G-Tech Multi MK2 runs around 20 minutes. The battery detaches from the base of the machine meaning you can purchase spares and conveniently charge them independently of the vacuum. At £149.99 this small but powerful vacuum cleaner is perfect for any car. 5. Hoover H-Free HF18CPT Hoover HF18CPT H-Free Pets Cordless Vacuum Cleaner Hoover HF18CPT H-Free Pets Cordless Vacuum Cleaner, £149.99, from Argos – buy here The Hoover H-Free HF18RH is ultralight cordless stick vacuum is ideal for the car. With LED lights on the floor-head to help illuminate dirt and an 0.8 litre bagless bin, it’ll shift those crumbs quickly and efficiently. The 18v lithium ion battery has a run time of around 25 minutes. As well as the standard floor-head attachment, this vacuum also comes with a crevice nozzle, upholstery nozzle, dusting brush, turbo brush, pet tool and combination floor nozzle. The H- Free has two power settings and the motorised-rating brush is perfect for shifting stubborn pet hair. 6. Dyson V7 Trigger Dyson V7 Dyson V7 Trigger, £209, from Amazon – buy here We’re all familiar with the industry-changing effect Dyson had on the vacuum market and the Dyson V7 Trigger is no different. Perfect for use in tight spaces, it has a charge time of just 3.5 hours and provides a respectable 30 minutes of suction time. The Dyson V7 Trigger also has the hygienic one-click bin emptying system. It comes with three tools and it’s a lot cheaper than many other Dyson vacuum cleaners on the market. The powerful suction combined with the mini-motorised brush makes this the perfect vacuum for cleaning carpeted areas and upholstery. 7. Black and Decker 12V Dustbuster Flexi Auto Vac Black & Decker 12V Dustbuster Flexi Auto Vac £55, from Halfords – buy here The Black & Decker 12V Dustbuster Flexi Auto Vac is a lightweight machine with a dual-layer filter system and a compact bin that’s built into the centre of the machine. The ‘motor in the filter’ technology means that any dust you pick up stays within the bin and not pushed back out into the air while maintaining optimum suction power. Powered from the car’s 12v port, this vacuum is ideal if you’re an apartment dweller, or on-the-move. The handy 5-metre cable and flexible hose enable you to get to every nook and cranny of the car. 8. Halfords Car Vacuum Cleaner Halfords Car Vacuum Cleaner Halfords Car Vacuum Cleaner, £27, from Halfords – buy here Priced at just £27 the Halford’s Car Vacuum is lightweight and powerful enough to make cleaning the car a breeze. It comes with a two piece tool set for those hard to reach places and it has removable filters for easy cleaning. Powered by the in-car 12v socket, it can reach a suction power of up to 30mbar. While you can’t really compare this machine to the higher end vacuums on the market, for the price, it’s ideal for keeping in the boot as it’s solid and powerful enough to be on hand for any crumb or dry muck emergencies. [article-rail-topic title=”MORE FROM MOTORING” term_id=”14284″ posts_number=”12″ /] If you’re planning on giving your car a bit of love, check out our selection of the best car wax, pressure washers, and car polish. Enjoyed our roundup of the best car vacuum cleaners? Check out our dedicated Sun Selects motoring section. To browse our full range of Sun Selects recommendations, be sure to head back to the Sun Selects page. This article and any featured products have been independently chosen by The Sun journalists. 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19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Modified Item: No MPN: Does Not Apply Custom Bundle: No Brand: GTECH Non-Domestic Product: No Type: Belt EAN: 5060565850064 GTech Repair: Belt, drive cog, grease & tool for AR01, AR02, AR05, AR09, DM001 Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Type: End Caps MPN: Does Not Apply Brand: GTECH Compatible Brand: For GTech Model: AirRam DM001, AirRam AR02, AirRam AR01 EAN: 5057726117821 For Gtech AirRam DM001 AR02 AR01 Cordless Vacuum Brushroll Plastic End Caps Click Here to […]

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Non-Domestic Product: No Custom Bundle: No Model: SW02 SW04 SW08 GSW09 SW11 SW17 SW19 Brand: Gtech Modified Item: No Type: Handle MPN: 09-GTH-100 EAN: Does not apply Vacuum Floor Sweeper Lower Handle for GTECH SW02 SW04 SW08 […]

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Brand: Qualtex MPN: HAN85 Type: Handle Model: SW02 & SW04 New models Compatible Brand: For GTech EAN: 5057726986618 Lower Handle For Gtech SW02 SW04 Floor Sweepers (New Style) Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Type: Cable MPN: Does Not Apply Brand: Gtech Product Type: Premium Replacement Part Model: AFT001 AR02 EAN: 5057817078529 Mains Battery Charger Plug Cable for GTECH AFT001 AR02 AirRam Cordless Vacuum Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Non-Domestic Product: No MPN: Does Not Apply Modified Item: No Brand: Unbranded Custom Bundle: No GTech Spares – Cog, Belt, Grease, Tool, Shims – AirRam AR01, AR02, AR09 Mk1 Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is MPN: BS EC Compatible Brand: For GTech Brand: Unbranded EAN: Does not apply Roller Brush Bar Brushroll & End Caps for GTECH AirRam AR01 AR02 Cordless Vacuum Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Model: K9 Versions DM001 AR01 AR02 AR03 AR05 Brand: Unbranded Type: Brushroll Compatible Brand: For GTech MPN: LMVCP205 EAN: 5057726991384 Brushroll End Caps Kit for Gtech AirRam K9 DM001 AR01 AR02 AR03 AR05 Vacuums Click Here to […]

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Bundle Listing: No MPN: EBG-C000S Model: AR01 AR02 DM001 Brand: GTECH Type: Cog EAN: Does not apply Drive Cog with shim kit For GTECH AirRam AR01 AR02 AR03 DM00 Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Brand: bartyspares MPN: 10-GT-01 EAN: 5053197018681 2 x Roller Brush Bar Brushroll for GTECH AirRam AR01 AR02 Cordless Vacuum Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Bundle Listing: No MPN: Does Not Apply Model: AR01 AR02 DM001 Brand: Unbranded Type: Cog EAN: Does not apply Gtech Drive Cog Shaft Spindle & Bearings For GTECH AirRam AR01 AR02 AR03 DM001 Click Here to Buy

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Modified Item: No Type: Belt Country/Region of Manufacture: Japan MPN: Does Not Apply Custom Bundle: No Brand: GTECH Non-Domestic Product: No EAN: 5060565850071 Drive Belt for GTECH – Hi Torque for AirRam AR01, AR02, DM001 (Motor – […]

19 Jun 19
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Item specifics Condition: New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item in original retail packaging (where packaging is Model: AIRRAM AR01 AR02 Brand: G-Tech Modified Item: No Non-Domestic Product: No MPN: 09-DVF-1447 Product Type: Complete Brushroll and End Caps Kit Custom Bundle: No Type: Brush/Brushroll EAN: 5057817121386 Roller Brush Bar Brushroll + End Caps for […]