Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum ?

I have a similar problem as many do with this model, "clean Roomba's brushes".. We took it apart last night, cleaned out all of the dust we saw. we removed the cover, the housing for the brushes and everything else we could. Still has the same problem. What now?


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Mine did the same thing and no mater how much I cleaned the brush or pulled fibers of the ends it did not stop until I:
Removed the little yellow tabs on the ends of both brushes and used a tooth pic to remove the built up inside the bearing assembly fibers. After that I put a drop of silicon on each one and it stopped clunking and started picking up again.
The machine is trying to tell you that there is something still restricting the brushes being able to rotate. The brushes are spinning on an axile that might have some hair or carpet fibers caught in it still. Look on the outer edges of the brush assembly and see if any of these things are rapped around those ends. Cleaned that off and put a little WD-40 in there and that should get you going.
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