Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum ?

Roomba turns in circles going one direction and then another but can not go forward in a straight line. Aftter a few moments of going in circles, it cuts off and says inspect and clean roomba's wheels. We have done that 5 times and to no avail.

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