Having problems with your iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum ?

How bumper and cliff sensor work in thish robot

\015 Which kind of sensor is in thish robot\015

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

How bumper and cliff sensor work in thish robot

... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

My iRobot Roomba 560 starts spinning sporadically during the cleaning, and after over 3 minutes it complete stops and beeps 9 times. It is necessary to turn it on until it decides to work properly, and keep waiting for the next time the same failure will occur. I tried to reset it, and I have all the dust removed including from the bumper and sensors.

It's the bumper. Blow it out with compressed air and clean the cliff sensors. If you still get the 9-beep error, call support. ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Hi, my Roomba robot is spinning around. I cleaned it by disassembling wheels, gear compartment, etc.. Cliff sensors cleaned with compressed air. Briefly ran fine, but started to spin again. It's not under waranty anymore. Any suggestion please! Thanks, Olga

Usually this occurs when the front wheel is jammed or can't move freely, please verify if this is the case or not on your Roomba. Also, what model number of Roomba do you have? it should be located on the bottom of the unit on a label. ... iRobot Roomba 540 Vacuum

My roomba won't go forward; it just rotates right ~90 degrees and then left ~90 degrees. I've cleaned the brushes, taken it apart and cleaned the brush gears, popped off the front wheel and cleaned the hair off that, taken off the front bumper panel and cleaned off the cliff sensors. Please help!

Compare your Roomba to the video on http://www.eesolutions.ca and look for the fix. ... iRobot Roomba 550 Vacuum

I bought a roomba pro elite robotic floorvac at a tag sale from an elderly couple who apparently used this vac very little as it was very clean and she had never even used it enough to use the extra filters that came with it, she said it was just too much for her to bend down to work it or move it. i suspect she stored it but kept the battery in it. after charging it, it powers up and sings a little tune, but then shuts off. i cleaned everything, including the sensors. it still shuts off, do you

... Roomba Pro Elite Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Roomba 560 is just over 1 year old and has worked well. Now it only moves 20 - 30 cm from point where it is put down and does not move across the room. I have cleaned the front wheel, and cliff sensors and have rest the software to default but no improvement. Suggestions please?

ARe you waiting for the error codes?\015\012There appears to be a problem with the bump sensors and they usually are going bad. Here is a site for the problem:\015\012 ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

How do I replace the cliff sensors? I've taken

You're not supposed to be able to replace your own cliff sensors. They're recessed into the bumper. If you're out of warranty and determined to replace them, there are forums online where that information is laid out in detail. You can probably Googl ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

My vacuum windsor sensor 12 is not working. I have relaced the bag, the sensor, the roller, the cord and the air filter but is not working. can you help me?

... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum

My robot will not charge. Tried multiple resets and new battery from irobot.com (both suggested by Irobot customer service) but got nowhere. The vacuum did work for a short time (until the new partially charged battery ran out). If I bypass the internal charging circuits and charge directly from the charger (with jumpers) the robot seems to work fine. Unfortunatey, there is no mechanism to turn off the charge cycle, so this is not practical.

Replace the battery charger ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

How can I get my Hampton Bay Exterior Motion Sensor Wall Lantern Light to stay on for 2 to 6 minutes. The motion sensor only works on the test mode. I want it to work when I move the selector switch to 2 or 6 minutes on High sensetivity

... Vacuums

We have a Eurolab XR210 Robotic Vacuum, it has stopped working. The fan will run, but the wheels do not drive, the UV light does not work, however, it will work in Docking mode. Can it be fixed?

... Vacuums

Dirt sensor The dirt sensor on windtunnel supreme doesn't work anymore. It is a bagged windtunnel. The sensor remains red.

The sensor remains red. ... Hoover Windtunnel Supreme U5280-900 Upright Vacuum

I have an eye vac professional that will not stay on to **** up the dirt. There is power to the outlet and the blue on/off light does stay on, but in Auto mode if I stick my hand near the dirt sensor it just pulses on and off. I can feel the suction, but it won't stay on. I've unplugged it, removed the dirt bin and filters and nothing works. Help!!!! This is brand new and I've only emptied the collection bin once and it hasn't worked since.

... Vacuums

Hi, the main box where all the wires connect to the sensor has the power on, and i've just noticed the small box where you enter the code to set the alarm does not work, yet the buttons are illuminated, normally the led light displays to show the power but no led's are on, the buttons doesn't work to set the alarm. Can you please hepl, many thanks.

Difficult as you didn't say what the equipment is but it sounds like there is a problem with communication between the main box and the keypad box. Have someone check that all the wires in the keypad are connected and there is no break in one of the ... Vacuums

My Windsor Sensor XP12 says the bag is full when it's not. I have removed the hose, brush, and filter and cleaned everything. I can put a bag on without the cover and it works great. However, when I add the bag to the front cover and close the latch the right way, it does not work. I'm thinking that the cover is not seating the bag correctly over the hole, but I can't figure out how to fix it. Any suggestions?

... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum

I have a remote Hunter Ceiling Fan w/ remote 1-2-3 fan speed buttons and one on/off/dimmer light button. Model Number CP-9110R. It only has one pull string and it is for the light. I would like convert the light to work off of a simple wall on/off switch and the fan to be controlled by a 3-speed pull string. Can I by-pass all the sensors and make it work?

I see noone has answered so I will.Yes,it could be done,but if there is not a conversion kit for your fan,it would not be wise to do it.For starters,all of the things required would probably cost at least $15.Also,there is at least one tool you would ... Vacuums

The problem is that the cleaner is heavy to use and does not pull itself forward as it should. It has been back to the supplier 3 times but they have not fixed the problem. The LED's on the front flicker and I think it may be a problem with the sensor. If you have any info. on how the sensor works and where it is located it would be useful as well as any other suggestions to fix the problem please.

If it heavy then do some muscle work and body building ... Vacuums

I have a Kenmore Elegance Vacuum with Dirt Sensor, Model # 116.30750400C, Serial number M41901532. When vacuuming the carpet the power head will work for 3-6 mins then automatically shut off, power is still there and lights work but the power head motor turns off and the suction stops. I will turn it off and on, check the outlet, flick the on off buttons...nothing. I will turn it off for a couple minutes and it turns back on and runs like normal. I've check the bags, filters, cleaned the hos

It is an electrical problem in the handle, if you can or know somebody that has any fix it ability it can be fixed in about ten minutes. Oh, and Sears SUCKS!! ... Kenmore 34612 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Electrolux Epic 6500SR Full Bag sensor working, Does not Reset properly

The problem was a sticking switch that was not being reset. The vacuum on/off switch mechanism is comprised of two switches. One is the main switch that turns the vacuum on and off. The second is a shut off switch that gets tripped when the full b ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum

Dirt finder sensor stopped working

I had the same problem with a hoover windtunnel 6200 - u5477-900. I removed the flexible hose from top of the plastic tube running vertically along the right side of the back of the vacuum. When I used a flashlight to look into the plastic tube, I ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Replacing a scooba cliff sensor

... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

Dirtfinder sensor stopped working model U8311-900.

... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

The Intelliclean function isn't working properly. The indicators illuminate when I switch Intelliclean off, then on again, but the indicators are not changing (nor the power level) when I vacuum dirty areas. I need to install new filters, could a dirty sensor be the problem?

I was having the same problem with my Intelliclean and I read somewhere on the internet that I should undo the bag, clean in the area where the bag attached to vacuum. When I took bag off, something was stuck there and after I removed it, everything ... Kenmore 31913 Progressive Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum

How to replace the IR bumper sensor board on a 500 series roomba

... iRobot Vacuums

My roomba won't go forward it just spins in a circle and will go backwards. I have already tried cleaning it out and cleaning the front bumper sensors.

This is the Circle-Dance Error. I had the same problem. I just ordered a repair kit from EESolutions.ca and did the fix myself. Works like new to this day. ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.mictaservice.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0723 seconds