Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum ?

My roomba mounts up to the charger the light blinks red then after a time it goes green but when I dismount it and push the green button it immediately goes red. It doesn't beep or do anything. It is that the battery is not charging?


Answers :

You have dead nimh (nickle metal hydride) batteries. You\012will need a replacement. You can test for this by removing the battery\012and holding the power button for 15 seconds. This will restart the\012charging cycle as if the battery were new.
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