Having problems with your iRobot Roomba Red 4100 Bagless Robotic Vacuum ?
Roomba red problem,
\015 Blue light almost always on, where is the sensor for this?\015
There should be 2 quarter sized sensors on top/behind the brush that detect granular objects. I'd try cleaning those off. they might need to be replaced though.
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Roomba red problem,
There should be 2 quarter sized sensors on top/behind the brush that detect granular objects. I'd try cleaning those off. they might need to be replaced though. ... iRobot Roomba Red 4100 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
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