Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum ?
Keeps asking to be cleaned
\015 Our irobot keeps asking to be cleaned and will not go to work mode\015\012\015\012Regards George\015
Since you do not say so, I assume that you have NOT cleaned all the locations recommended on FixYa. Please do so now.
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Keeps asking to be cleaned
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