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I robot rumba- does not go forward, keeps backing up and turning


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Sounds like one of the cliff sensors has gone bad. I think your options are to send it in for repair or buy a replacement sensor and swap it in. \012
\012Good luck, \012 immorion\012check out robotreviews.com for detailed walk through and a great community
Hi, visit EESolutions.ca and compare your Roombas behaviour with the one in their video. If it is similiar, they can sell you a do-it-yourself repair kit that you can use to fix your broken Roomba.
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