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SpotBot: Brushed do not rotate
\015 SpotBot had been working well. Now during the cycle the brushes do not rotate. I do not see this type of problem noted in troubleshooting guide or web-based postings.\015
I had the same problem everything worked except the brushes wouldn't move. I took the top off and tested the leads to the motor and it wasn't getting any power. So I took the power board out and traced it to a large ceramic 5 watt 1.5 ohm resistor right in the middle of the board. I got a replacement resistor from a local electronic store and soldered it in. So for less than a dollar its working perfectly again. Also I put some electical tape over the speaker to quiet it down. It seems funny to have a very very loud beep to tell you when a very loud machine is done.
My brushes stopped turning and I am going to try the above recomendations. In the meantime I should mention that you can remove the "solution" clean container near the beginning of the cycle and the machine will go on scrubbing and sucking without soaking it so much. You can even run the whole cycle with no solution to dry the spot better.
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SpotBot: Brushed do not rotate
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