Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum ?
Brush cleaning, wheel thump
\015 2 items: comtinual shut down for brush cleaning after repeated cleaning and a wheel thump that just started after cleaning brushes\015
Rchu is exactly right. No need for a complicated disassembly. If you have never pulled off those end bearings/caps, the hair may be very impacted, but removing it should solve the problem. The instructions will tell you by color (yellow for mine) which pieces come off for cleaning. Be sure to remove all such pieces. If the fit seems tight, it's probably because a lot of stuff got stuck in there. Be gentle but firm, and things the should come off will come off. Once you've cleaned all the pieces, the thumping should be gone.
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Brush cleaning, wheel thump
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