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Irobot discovery won't charge battery
\015 Flashing red, charge for 24 hours, does not run at all\015
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My 400 series Discovery Roomba will no longer charge. It shows a green "charged" light, but when I hit clean, all lights/vacuum, etc just go out and it stops. Irobot says that the entire unit needs to be replaced, but it has to have something to do with the charging mechanism. Any Ideas? I've tried the system reset, and removing/replacing the battery. No effect. The robot doesn't give me the "uh-oh" beeps to be charged. It just stops and goes dead.
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I have the IROBOT discovery that just got a new battery. IT ran great! As the battery was dying, I put it into the home base. The "brick" is green, the home base has two green lights and the on/off pulsates red. It never charges though. Eventually the red light stops pulsating. Customer service said to reset it, clean the metal, and nothing works! They told me to just buy another one. The problem is that I know it was working! Help!
The best thing that you can do is take the charger into somewhere that can test it for the proper output voltage. It should be somewhere very close to 22 volts with no fluctuation. The charger is the easiest thing to test in this case. ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
I have iRobot Roomba 4210 and I have a problem with charge battery. The battery is new. When I charging a battery in other iRobot Roomba the battery was full charged. When I charging in my iRobot Roomba the battery was empty. My fast charger is OK.
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Our roomba 560 wont charge have replaced the battery Tested the charing unit with another roomba that all seems ok put the uncharged battery into another Roomba but im guessing it now has a memory as this wont charge in the other hoover. Any ideas what may be wrong
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Irobot discovery Hi, My irobot discovery charges fine, shows green (fully charged), starts running and flashes amber, then finally after about ten minutes stops and shows sold red.
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My robot will not charge. Tried multiple resets and new battery from irobot.com (both suggested by Irobot customer service) but got nowhere. The vacuum did work for a short time (until the new partially charged battery ran out). If I bypass the internal charging circuits and charge directly from the charger (with jumpers) the robot seems to work fine. Unfortunatey, there is no mechanism to turn off the charge cycle, so this is not practical.
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My Roomba Discovery 4210 seems to be dead. Specifically, with or without a battery, and whether on the charging station or plugged directly into the charging unit, I see no lights on the display whatsoever. This unit has a history of killing batteries, but now seems like it is completely dead. I understand that the batteries themselves contain fuses; is there some way to bypass the battery (for now) to verify whether the unit itself is completely dead? I should also note that this is the sec
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I have a Roomba Discovery. In the past, I had to replace the charging dock. Then the battery died so I did not use it for two years. I finally bought a new battery and used the Roomba. It worked great. It did not find the docking station, and died. I have been charging it and the red light pulsates, but after 16 hours, it still is not charged...any ideas?
Hello. Turn your robot over and clean the charging contacts with the eraser end of a common pencil. Then Charge it and you should be up and running again. Regards, Joe ... Vacuums
Wont charge new roomba for xmas. lights on charging unit both flashing but no power in roomba. it worked yesterday when i got it out of the box and did a full clean. i feft it on charge over night ready for the clean today but when i got up no power atall please can you offer a solution. i have held down pock and start - no joy. i have checked the battery connections - no joy please help many thanks caroline
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I have a irobot roomba 560, that doesnt go back to dock for charging, he just runs until the battery runs out? What can I do to make it go back to the dock ?
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My roomba wont work. Pushing the power button doesnt do anything. It charges seemingly normal, going to green in a few hours. ive tried the reset trick, holding the power button down with the battery removed. Now what? thanks
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