Cleaning pet hairs on carpets is a real pain for pet lovers. Not only carpet cleaner’s bristles are not able to pull them out, but also long hairs tend to block the machine. Bissell 39Z9 and Bissell 17N4 (17N4P) are two cool carpet shampooers that could handle pet hairs on carpet pretty well.
two Cool Carpet Shampooers
Both models receive very high ratings from consumers because they work amazingly and have exclusive attachments for pet hair and stain collection.
However, each model has its own key value.
Let’s check what is the main difference between these two.
Similarities Of Bissell 36Z9 Vs 17N4
They clean carpet extremely well thanks to the strong brush system and powerful motor.
Bissell Deepclean 17N4 and 36Z9 use the same brush system and motor power. They employ a 12 Row Dual Dirtlifter to extract the dirt and stains from carpets and then suck up into the dirty water tank by a 7 amps rating motor.
Besides, they also feature a generous water tank capacity (1.25 gallons), which is bigger than some famous models like Bissell Proheat 1548, Bissell Proheat 1986, Hoover Powerbrush Deluxe FH50150PC…this means you can clean more areas before changing the water.
They are heavy. Both models are about 25 lbs., and they are backed by 3-year warranty by Bissell.
They are designed for homes with pets. Both models have pet hair collection basket to keep the pet hair and other debris from entering the dirty water tank.
- Bissell 17N4 has a Deep Reach Pet Tool, which has rubber needles to shoot cleaning formula into the bottom of the carpet while scrubbing and then lifts them off.
- Bissell 36Z9 has a Pet Stain Trapper Tool, which does suck up the stains and store the dirt in a separate container. Both models also have a 3’’ Tough Stain Tool for cleaning stairs, furniture, sofas, auto cleaning.
Differences Of 36Z9 Vs 17N4
On The Performance
Bissell Deepclean 36Z9 is an upgrade version of Bissell Deepclean 17N4, regarding stain cleaning ability.
Bissell Deepclean 36Z9 has a built-in sprayer to supply more cleaning solution to the stains while cleaning and the other does not have such feature.
Besides, this model has the Pet Stain Trapper Tool will keep the stains and dirty water from entering the machine. This tool is not only useful to visualize the dirty level but allow the machine to be cleaned effortlessly after shampooing your carpet.
On The Popularity
Bissell Deepclean 17N4 and 36Z9 are common choices but the Bissell 17N4 is a bit more popular than the Bissell 36Z9. However, Bissell Deepclean 36Z9 price is more affordable than the Bissell 17N4 model.
Should You Choose One Of Them?
If you have dogs, cats that shed a lot of hair on carpets, then both models are great helps for your home. If you are looking for a lighter carpet washer that could easily handle pet hairs, pet messes, we highly recommend you to check for Bissell Proheat 2X 1548.