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The power cord was not working, so I ordered a new one. The roomba was then coming off the charger and blinking red. Now when I charge the roomba it does this half start and chiming noise in the video

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I don't have one of those but I'd guess if the charger was bad the batteries might be bad from being charged incorrectly. I would try to charge and discharge a few times and see if things improve. If they are lithium batteries that probably won't help and only chance is to replace the battery pack.
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