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Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Roomba 500 series
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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
Here's the link. IR Bump Sensor Fix ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
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.
It's the circle dance bug. Pretty much Roomba thinks there is something in front of it ALL the time, causing it to only go backwards. You can fix it by buying a repair kit online ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
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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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
Is the front bumper **** in? ... Roomba Vacuums
Roomba goes around in circles
I had the same issue too. I fixed mine using a repair kit from eesolutions.ca ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
My phantom pool vacuum just goes in circles. What
Scooba circles and only goes backwards.
Try cleaning the cliff sensors under bumper ... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum
Goes in circles
If you have the 4XX series or 4XXX series then your issues are coming from the sensor in the wheels. You will need to clean them PROPERLY. ... iRobot 4150 Roomba Vacuum
Goes in circles
Http://www.fixya.com/support/t766773-repairing_stuck_wheel_roomba_discovery ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
The Roomba goes around in circles. If it
Sounds like the 9-beep error. Google "roomba repair kit" to get it fixed. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
Just goes in a small circle, no lights to indicate problem
Actually it very well can be bad or dirty sensor that you can clean with rubbing alcohol and cotton swab. If cleaning the sensor doesn't help, then it may be a firmware or electronical problem like faulty resistor or capacitor ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
Roomba 560 just goes in a small circle, will not go forward or backwards, then a red alert lights up ststing to clean it, which a throughly good cleaning has been done, gave this as a gift to someone and they only used it for a short time before this happened, any help to solve this would be appreciated
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Dirt dog goes backwards and in circles - iRobot 1100 Dirt Dog Bagless Robotic Vacuum
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
My roomba pro elite just goes around in a circle. how can I fix this? I have cleaned the roomba as thoroughly as I can. Could it be a recently changed wheel tread?
The infrared sensor circuit has failed, u will need to have it repaired ... Roomba Pro Elite Bagless Robotic Vacuum
Only goes in circle and shuts off.
Sounds like the dance of death. Run the diagnostics, and if it points to a wheel failure, it could be the sensors in the wheel are dirty.There is a good tutorial on how to take the unit apart here:http://mysteryroad.blogs.com/photo ... iRobot Roomba Scheduler 4230 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
My irobot goes in circles - iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
I had the same problem. I had the circle dance and looked around for a fix. Finally found a site that sends out do it yourself kits. I was apprehensive because I'm not that good at fixing things. I tried it out because it is a lot cheaper then ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
Circles Discovery 4210 goes in cirles
Do you have it set on "spot"? This causes Roomba to start out in circles, expanding and expanding until a certain time and then returns by going in circles, making smaller circles, until it gets to its starting point. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
My roomba vacuum acts drunk and just goes in circles. Help!
Have you tried getting it into an approved AA program. It takes awhile and is a life long struggle but it helped my uncle a great deal.\015\012\015\012on a seripous note make sure all the wheels move free and unrestricted. If one wheel wo ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
Roomba 560 goes in small circles like it is in "spot mode". Wheels are clean and push up and down and turn easily.
This is the Circle Dance. Compare the behavior with the video on this site. You can also order a repair kit on the site as well. ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
Roomba 560 goes in circles then stops and blinks power indicator
Actually, this is the Circle Dance Error. You can find a fix for it here or if you want more information about the Roomba Circle Dance Error. ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
My roomba vacuum backs up and goes in circles, what can I do to resolve this problem
This is the 9-beep error. Compare with the video on this site and you can order a repair kit to fix the problem. ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
Vacuum goes in circles and stops - iRobot 1100 Dirt Dog Bagless Robotic Vacuum
Blow out the front, dome area with compressed air. All around the little white wheel and the bump sensor in the front of it with air. Will fix it. ... iRobot 1100 Dirt Dog Bagless Robotic Vacuum
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.
If your Roomba goes "uh-oh", beep-beep-beep, that's a 3-beep error code, indicating that your vacuum motor is stalled. Remove the grill from the outside (back) of the dustbin and make sure that the impeller (looks like a fan) turns easily and is not ... iRobot Roomba Discovery SE Bagless Robotic Vacuum