Having problems with your iRobot 4150 Roomba Vacuum ?
Running backwards in circles.
\015 My IRobot 4150 has started running backwards in circles. It does this for a little while then stops and runs forward again. This pattern is repeated over and over again.\015
If your Roomba's speaker isn't working, you need a new Roomba regardless. Give a call to customer support (877-855-8593) and they'll help you out.
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