Updated 9 Aug 2017

Drivaire

Combi Super Three

Snapshot: The Drivaire Combi Super Three is a positive pressure ventilation system with 2 automatic speeds. But what size house does it suit?

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Good points

  • Has heater option included.
  • Washable filter.

But

  • Replacement filters (DIY-installed) more expensive than average.
  • No heat transfer option.
  • No summer cooling option.

Our assessment

We use specifications supplied by the manufacturer plus reliability and satisfaction data from our 2017 reliability survey to assess each system. Note: only DVS, HRV, SmartVent and MoistureMASTER had enough respondents for us to comment on their brand reliability and user satisfaction.

Specifications

Model

Origin
NZ
Type
Positive pressure
House or room size (m²)
Up to 400

Prices

Installed price - estimated
$2979-$3425
Base filter price - DIY
$56
Installed filter cost
n/a

Control panel

Control panel fitted in living space
Yes
Fan speed controls
Auto 2 speeds
Adjust speed from panel
Yes
Adjustable temperature cut outs
High
Ceiling or room temperature display
room

Features

Heater option
included
Heater option cost
included
Heat transfer option
no
Heat transfer option cost
n/a
Summer cooling option
No
Summer cooling option cost
n/a
Extra outlets, each
195
Standard filter grade
EU4
Alternative filters
n/a
Washable filter
Yes
WiFi/App control
No

Supplier information

DIY kit sellers
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Performance warranty (months)
Driveaire guarantees it will be able to make its systems work without a specific time limit.
Warranty (parts and labour)
5 years