Steam vacuum cleaner SGV 8/5

The easy-to-use SGV 8/5 combines the functions of a steam cleaner and a wet/dry vacuum cleaner. Excess water is removed immediately during steaming. With extra cleaning programmes and accessory integration.

The SGV 8/5 leaves nothing to be desired. The extremely user-friendly steam vacuum cleaner offers practical chemical and self-cleaning functions, guaranteeing absolute hygiene and cleanliness. The machine also boasts easy and comfortable operation. The Easy Operation selector switch and ergonomic handle with trigger for controlling the steam and vacuum functions make it easy to learn how to use. All of the functions can be controlled quickly, easily and directly during operation. The state-of-the-art eco!efficiency mode doesn't just save on costs. Even working in noise-sensitive areas is possible without further steps. The accessories can be stored directly on the machine, protecting them from dirt and ensuring they are always close to hand.

Features and benefits
Steam vacuum cleaner SGV 8/5: Extremely user-friendly thanks to EASY Operation
Extremely user-friendly thanks to EASY Operation
One rotary switch for all functions. For simple and fast handling without lengthy familiarisation period. Self-explanatory symbols make the machine easy to understand and simplify operation.
Steam vacuum cleaner SGV 8/5: Handle with trigger for convenient function control
Handle with trigger for convenient function control
Time-saving, flexible, easy and direct control of functions during use. The most important functions, like water/steam regulation, can be adjusted and there is an on/off switch for the vacuum function. Easily accessible and securely stored. A carrying frame allows easy removal of the nozzle accessories.
Steam vacuum cleaner SGV 8/5: Programs for every application (SGV 8/5)
Programs for every application (SGV 8/5)
Self-cleaning mode: cleaning of hoses, pumps and tubes. For restoring hygiene and cleanliness. Chemical function for solvating stubborn dirt with chemical agents (rinse programme protects against aerosols).
Cleaning without chemicals
  • Hygienic cleaning of hard surfaces without the use of chemical substances.
  • Dispensing with the use of chemicals protects the environment and saves costs.
  • Easy removal and disposal of dirty water without direct contact.

Technical data

Heating output (W) 3000
Tank capacity (l) 5 - 5
Cable length (m) 7.5
Steam pressure (bar) max. 8
Boiler temperature (°C) max. 175
Voltage (V) 220 - 240
Frequency (Hz) 50 - 50
Weight without accessories (kg) 40
Weight incl. packaging (kg) 48
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 640 x 495 x 965


  • Steam suction hose with handle
  • Steam tubes 2 ×
  • Floor nozzle
  • Hand nozzle
  • Container material, Plastic
  • Housing, Stainless steel
Steam vacuum cleaner SGV 8/5
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