Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum ?

9 beeps and only goes backwards. Is it fixable?

Answers :

Yes. This is from the iRobot website:

Why does my Roomba back up for no apparent reason?
\012\012If Roomba starts to back up for no apparent reason and plays the\012"Uh-Oh" sound followed by 9 beeps, the bumper may be stuck with dirt and debris.
\012\012Please try the following steps:
\012\012Gently tap both sides of the bumper several times to shake out any debris that might be causing the bumper to stick.
\012\012\012Try cleaning around the bumper with compressed air.
This is a known fault that can be fixed easily if you want to DIY.
you can see the step by step manual of fixing this Roomba HERE
have fun fixing your iRobot Roomba
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

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