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Bissell 1698

Bissell 1698
alaScore 75

98 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 98 reviews of Bissell 1698. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Vacuums for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some critical opinions about the size.

usability, price, design, reliability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Vacuums the Bissell 1698 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Bissell 1698


alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Bissell 1698 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Vacuums on Some have doubts about the size.


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Jun, 2018

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Bissell pro heat steam cleaner


great gift/buy

nothing comes to mind

Mar, 2007

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Bissell Pro Heat Steamer not durable ...what a rip off


Works well in the beginning

Not durable.

Aug, 2006

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Good cleaner with some design flaws


Good floor suction and brushes. Leaves carpet looking new.

Poor suction on hand tools and no heat. High maintenance.

Aug, 2006

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Best Home Carpet Cleaner Around


I was a little reluctant to write a review for this item because so many have already been written. However, I am so excited about its performance that I hope that I can help someone to decide to buy this model over the many others offered on the...

Great suction, keeps water hot, easy to push/pull.

None that I can find.

Jun, 2006

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This thing has saved our house for years!


Cleans like you hope it will, highly durable.

None after five years. Still looks and works like new.

Mar, 2006

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Did not work for long


Worked well for a very short time.

Shampoo doesn't dispense properly. Pours out.Water dispenses sometimes, sometimes not.

Jan, 2006

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worked well first several times of use

stopped working after limited use

Aug, 2005

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Don't waste your money.


I have had this product for about 3-4 years. When we initially bought it the cleaner worked great. It is simple to use because it is similar to using an upright vacuum and also has the hose/tool attachment for upholstery or stair cleaning. However, ...

Cleans great initially. Easy to use.

There is a defect in the heater on some of these machines.

Apr, 2005

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big disappointment


cleans well

doesn't last long. onboard tools are useless

Feb, 2005

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Powerful cleaner ,but it has issues


I borrowed this from my mom and really like how strong it is. It sucked up cat hair and lint I didn't even know where there and dirt as well which was really gross to empty out! My main issues with this is it is extremely heavy and tiring on the arm to...

Very strong so it cleans very deep down dirt,hair,lint etc...

Very heavy!Awkward on the arm. Spits out the crude it picks up.

Oct, 2004