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My discovery 4212 goes backwards in circles what is wrong.


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My discovery 4212 goes backwards in circles what is wrong.


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My roomba goes round in circles. sometimes it stops and moves a centimeter backwards and then again it goes round in circles. if you press the ,,dock'' button it goes back to the station. if you press the ,,clean'' button, again, it goes round in circles.... the machine is cleaned, the sensors aren't covered with dirt, the weels and brushes can rotate freely.... can anybody help me??? thanks in advance franz


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It probably needs to have it's coordinates reset. It has the layout of the room to vacuum stored in memory, for a pattern to follow. Try doing the procedure again that it needed before it's first use. ... iRobot 1100 Dirt Dog Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Mine is the Discovery model but the fix it should be the same. My problem is that it only goes in a small circle and will not move on. It ACTS likeit is stucfk in the "spot" mode.


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My roomba now goes backwards in a circle when I turn it on. Can you help me with my problem?


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I purchased a used Roomba 550 off of Craigs List and got it home and it just goes in circles. Am I doingsomething wrong? I used to own a cheaper model and it worked fine until it finally gave up the ghost.


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My roomba discovery will not operate on the clean or max buttons, will do the spot clean and goes forward then circles. Turns itself off and plays a little da do da do do do do. I have emptied tray, sprayed with compressed air.


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My irobot goes backwards a short way, stops, turn, goes backwards some more, repeats the process over and over until it gets stuck. No beeps, no talking.


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It just goes in circles. It doesn't beep. Just goes in circles. I have had it about six months and have not had any problems with it.


You can compare with the video on this website: www.eesolutions.ca. They also sell repair kits to fix the problem. It sounds like you have the IR Bump Sensor Error/ 9Beep Error. ... iRobot Roomba 500 Series Virtual Wall Lighthouse 80201 Robotic Vacuum

Roomba starts out in a circle goes wider and wider then all at once goes in circles.


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Roomba goes in a circle moves about 5 inches and then turns in a circle again. It won't dock or go any farther than a few inches before turning in a circle again. The roomba has been cleaned inside and out. All hair and debri as been taken out of the wheels and brushes. i opened the case and cleared all the debri and i dusted the sensors in the front. Not sure what to do now.


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Self propelled vac: goes great on hard floor or hard slick carpet. Goes backwards fine but will not pull itself forward very well. Requires some effor to push it forward. I have adjusted the cable so the lever on the motor goes as far forward as possible. Suggestions? Model U6446-900


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I have a Dirt Devil Vision self-propelled vacuum cleaner. Recently, the self-propelled feature is stuck in the backward mode, so it only goes backwards! I can get it to go forward if I push really hard (i guess it is good for a workout!). I try to turn off the propel feature completely, but it will not turn off. please help!


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Help Hi I have had my irobot roomba model 4000 now for 3 months now, I just LOVE it sooo much. I have used it everyday since I got it. But now it is not working. I cleaned it all out I even sprayed it with that air spray can. What happens is, It starts to go then it acts like there is something in the way and stops then goes the other way, then goes off. What is wrong? Please help!!!


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I have a self propelled Royal Dirt Devil vacuum model number 087900 and it goes backward fine but forward has to be pushed so hard it's impossible. Is this a switch? Do you know about how much the part would cost and can it be done by a beginner. We fix a lot of things ourselves but we aren't mechanics by no means. We put a brand new belt on it. I don't think it can be put on backwards and brush turns fine. Where is the switch? Use layman's terms.


You might try a new belt and/or brush roll. The brush roll is what helps pull a vacuum forward, the power drive helps, but if the brush isn't turning like it should, then it will hinder forward motion. The belt may look ok, but they stretch to the ... Vacuums

My roomba seems to have circling disease as it only goes in circles. I have cleaned the sensors (and anything else I could think of).


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The roomba or I robot will upon pressing the start button go around in circles, than starts to goin one direction, than stops and goes in a circle. The unit is clean and the unit reset. Bill


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Roomba goes around in circles


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Running backwards in circles.


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The Roomba goes around in circles. If it


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