Having problems with your Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum ?

White & grey model Roomba is moving much slower on carpet since I replaced battery and filter, but moves normal speed on linolium. How do I fix this?


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You need to adjust the "Brush Height String" The new battery is a bit heavier than the old ( by 10 ounces if you got the new battery) dis assemble the roomba and you will see a string attached to a screw which allows the brushes to rise and fall with different surfaces. Move the string 1/4 " and re tighten the screw. Good to go!
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