According to Kenmore customer service, the difference between Kenmore Intuition BU4020, BU4021, BU4022 and the one sold at official site is the color, the number of bags included, and what accessories are included. The machines are functionally the same.
- BU4020 is Red; sold at Amazon.com; comes with (1)Dusting Brush, (1)Upholstery Tool, (1)Crevice Tool, and (4)HEPA bags.
- BU4021 is Blue; sold at Target.com; comes with (1)Dusting Brush, (1)Upholstery Tool, (1)Crevice Tool, (1)Pet HandiMate Turbo Brush and (4) HEPA bags.
- BU4022 is Green; sold at many retailers websites such as homedepot.com, Amazon.com, wayfair.com and more; comes with (1)3-in-1 Combination Tool, (1)Pet HandiMate Turbo Brush, (1)Dusting Brush and (6)HEPA Bags.
- The one sold at kenmoreintuition.com is Green, comes with (1)3-in-1 Combination Tool, (1)Pet HandiMate Turbo Brush, (1)Upholstery Tool and (6)HEPA Bags.
All tools can be attached to the end of the wand and the handle.
- The 3-in-1 combination tool can be can be used as a crevice tool to clean in tight spaces such
as between cushions, or as an upholstery tool to clean
fabric surfaces such as sofa, or as a dusting brush to clean loose surfaces such as drapes.
- The Pet HandiMate® tool can pivot, you can use it to clean furniture, carpet or other fabric surfaces.
Kenmore Intuition Bagged Vacuum Models Specifications comparison:
|Vacuum||Kenmore Intuition Bagged Upright Vacuum BU4020||Kenmore Intuition Bagged Upright Vacuum BU4021||Kenmore Intuition Bagged Upright Vacuum BU4022|
|Power Specs||120V, 10 amps||120V, 10 amps||120V, 10 amps|
|Automatic Cord Rewind||No||No||No|
|Dust Collection Type||Bagged||Bagged||Bagged|
|Dust Collection Capacity||3.1L||3.1L||3.1L|
|Lift Up Canister||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Hose||6-foot (with attachments)||6-foot (with attachments)||6-foot (with attachments)|
|Cleaning Path Width||11-inch||11-inch||11-inch|
|Self Cleaning Brush Roll||No||No||No|
|Carpet Height Adjustment||No||No||No|
|Brushroll Status Indicator||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Suction Power||200W (hose end)||200W (hose end)||200W (hose end)|
(1)Pet HandiMate Turbo Brush
|(1)3-in-1 Combination Tool,
(1)Pet HandiMate Turbo Brush,
|Bags Included||(4)HEPA bags||(4) HEPA bags||(6) HEPA bags|
|Onboard Tool Storage||2 holders||2 holders||2 holders|
|Weight||Less than 14 lbs||Less than 14 lbs||Less than 14 lbs|
|Warranty||5 Year Limited Warranty||5 Year Limited Warranty||5 Year Limited Warranty|
Features you may want to know:
- No Touch Bag Disposal
The hands-free operation and self-sealing bags do not require you touch the bag when empty.
If you have a Shark Lift Away vacuum but hate all the maintenance you have to keep up with, then you can consider this Kenmore Intuition bagged vacuum which requires less maintenance work.
- AllergenSeal™ Technology
In addition to the No Touch Bag Disposal Technology, these vacuums have Triple filtration including HEPA filter to trap allergens and 99.97% of dust particles (down to 0.3 microns), this makes the Kenmore Intuition a good vacuum for allergy and asthma sufferers.
- Lift-Up Technology
This is similar to Shark Lift Away feature, you can lift away the canister part to tackle stair cleaning and above floor cleaning such as ceiling fan cleaning. This makes it versatile.
- Detachable Handle and Wand
The removable handle and wand also make it more versatile for tackling different cleaning jobs and extend the reach.
- Bag Fill Level Indicator
This indicator located on the top of the canister tells you when the bag is full and needs replacing.
- Swivel Steering
The cleaner head swivels for better maneuverability.
Weigh less than under 14 lbs, light as an upright vacuum. The lift up canister weighs about 8 pounds.
- Powerflow™ Technology
Filling and compacting simultaneously, allows the bag to hold more, and maintain suction power.
The lights on the nozzle illuminates dark spots and reveals hidden messes for a thorough clean.
- Brush On/Off
There is a Brushroll On/Off control located on the top of the canister to let you turn on for cleaning carpeted surfaces or off for hard floor cleaning.
- Suction Control
There is a suction control valve on the handle that allows you to open to reduce suction when less suction power is needed.