Having problems with your Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum ?

My roomba no longer works on my area rug, it starts backing up continuously once it encounters the rug.


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iRobot Roomba Vacuuming\015\012 Robots and the iRobot Dirt Dog Workshop Robot are equipped with four \015\012infrared Cliff Sensors that prevent robots from falling off stairs or \015\012ledges. The Cliff Sensors are located along the inside of the bumper. If\015\012 the Sensors become obstructed by dust or debris, the infrared signal is\015\012 weakened. Regularly inspect and clean the Sensors. Use compressed air \015\012for best cleaning results.

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I had a Roomba and it was hopeless. It is what I would call a "dumb" Robot. I finally chucked it. Just got the new Neato XV-11. Amazing unit and you have to really work at it to get it stuck. I highly recommend it.
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