retired2 3

retired2

Add to my Circle of Trust

Subscribe to reviews

About me:

Member since:21.02.2007

Reviews:1

Quote-start

promises more than it delivers

Quote-end
21.02.2007

Advantages:
only small amount of detergent needed for a very clean wash

Disadvantages:
cycles for the 8kg washes are over 3 hours long

Recommendable No:

Detailed rating:

Performance

Ease of use

Durability

Noise

Value for money

User's ManualGood

MaintenanceEasy

SafetySafe

How much did you pay?£349

Any repairs?

Special features?

5 Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful See ratings
very helpful by (10%):
  1. traveller55
helpful by (90%):
  1. gizmogizmo
  2. RichPrice
  3. Marans
and 6 other members

View all ratings

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Share this review on Google+

This washing machine sounded absolutely perfect - a big 8kg load, 2 short programmes of 29 and 44 minutes, adjustable spin speeds and wash temperature, timer saver, stain blaster, delay start and sensitive care controls. I bought it primarily because of the 8kg capacity and the short 29 minute programme thinking that you could use both simultaneously. Unfortunately this is not the case - the maximum load for the 29 minute programme is only 2kg. and the rinse on a large item is poor (powder remains on clothes). It's really only suitable for a few items of underwear. The 8kg. washes are only on 4 programmes which take an eternity to complete. Even with the Timer Saver button, my towel wash took over 3 hours. I was so convinced that something was wrong with the machine that I called out the service engineer but was then advised that because it uses a cold fill, it does actually take this long! You don't find this out until you have read the user manual, so beware if you want a large capacity machine that washes in a short time - this is not it! However, I must admit that my socks have never been so white and you really don't have to use much detergent to achieve a really clean wash. But I would not have bought this machine if I had been able to read the user manual beforehand simply because I expected to be able to load 8kg for ALL wash loads.

  Write your own review

Share this review on Google+

  Next review »

Rate this review »

How helpful would this review be to a person making a buying decision? Rating guidelines

Rate as exceptional

Rate as somewhat helpful

Rate as very helpful

Rate as not helpful

Rate as helpful

Rate as off topic

Write your own review Write a review and you will earn 2p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful. Write a review and you will earn 2p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful.   Report a problem with this review’s content

Comments about this review »

x-staz-x 21.02.2007 23:20

welcome to ciao. staz x

Punkychik 21.02.2007 22:23

welcome to ciao. Your review needs to be more detailed for the higher ratings. I suggest reading around to see what kind of info gets the higher ratings. :-) Hannah xxx

n13roy 21.02.2007 19:29

The name Hoover means one thing to me..........Breakdowns !!!!..........Roy....

Add your comment

max. 2000 characters

  Post comment

Compare prices »

1 to 5 out of 5 offers for Hoover VHD 814/Z 14   Sorted by: Price 
Hoover VHD8142-80 Washing Machine Drum Paddle

Hoover VHD8142-80 Washing Machine Drum Paddle

Hoover 41021913 Washing Machine Drum Paddle This Hoover drum paddle fits the following ... more

washing machines:  Candy: CD264-80 (31800094)
CO108F-12 (31002860) CWB814D-80S (31800114)
(31800109) OPH716D-80 (31002504) VHD147A/1
(31003441) VHD7144D-84 (31002911...

 Visit Shop  >
amazon marketplace k...
Postage & PackagingFree!
AvailabilityUsually dispatched within 1-2 business days...
amazon marketplace kitchen

Hoover HWB814DN1 washing machines in White
 Visit Shop  >
nextdomesticapplianc...
Postage & Packaging£19.99
Availabilityrefer to website
nextdomesticappliances.co.uk
Hoover HWB814DN1 Integrated Washing Machine

Hoover HWB814DN1 Integrated Washing Machine

Capable of washing up to 8 kg of laundry in a single load, the Hoover HWB814DN1 Integrated ... more

Washing Machine is superbly effective. Coming with
an A+ energy efficiency rating it also boasts an A
rating for both wash performance and spin drying
efficiency...

Postage & Packagingrefer to website
Availabilityrefer to website
Currys.co.uk

Hoover HWB814DN1 washing machines in White
 Visit Shop  >
appliancedeals.co.uk
Postage & Packaging£0.00
Availabilityrefer to website
appliancedeals.co.uk

Product Information »

Product details

EAN 8016361739680, 5027631064237, 8016361794320
Colour White
Manufacturer Hoover
Energy Efficiency Class (EU) A
Automatic Full Automatic
Construction Freestanding, Integrated
Integrated No, Yes
Freestanding with Decor Door No
Type of Loading Front Loading
Revolutions per Minute 1400 rpm

Show all Product Information

More reviews »

Hoover VHD 814/Z 14 - review by tanglezzz3

Quote-start Sally Quote-start

helpful

Review Ratings »

This review of Hoover VHD 814/Z 14 has been rated:

"very helpful" by (10%):

  1. traveller55

"helpful" by (90%):

  1. gizmogizmo
  2. RichPrice
  3. Marans

and 6 other members

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Products you might be interested in »

Hoover VT1014D23

Hoover VT1014D23

Freestanding - Front Loading - Energy Efficiency: A+++ - Max Capacity: 10 kg - Width: 60 cm

Rate it now

Buy now for only £ 324.00

Hoover VTC814D22

Hoover VTC814D22

Freestanding - Front Loading - Energy Efficiency: A++ - Max Capacity: 8 kg - Width: 60 cm

Rate it now

Buy now for only £ 349.98

Hoover VTS612D21

Hoover VTS612D21

Freestanding - Front Loading - Energy Efficiency: A+ - Max Capacity: 6 kg - Width: 60 cm

Rate it now

Buy now for only £ 233.00



Are you the manufacturer / provider of Hoover VHD 814/Z 14? Click here