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Roomba 4100 has pulsating red light when charging


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I have a Roomba Discovery. In the past, I had to replace the charging dock. Then the battery died so I did not use it for two years. I finally bought a new battery and used the Roomba. It worked great. It did not find the docking station, and died. I have been charging it and the red light pulsates, but after 16 hours, it still is not charged...any ideas?


Hello. Turn your robot over and clean the charging contacts with the eraser end of a common pencil. Then Charge it and you should be up and running again. Regards, Joe ... Vacuums

My Roomba Discovery (4210) that I purchased used seems to have charging trouble. I have tried setting it on the dock and directly plugging it in but the indicator light around the battery is blinking red then pulsating more slowly still red and repeating.


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I have a Roomba 560 (it's still in warranty !!) and, after my summer vacation, it has a problem. When I'm charging Roomba, the orange light blinks (and this is normal!) but this orange blinking continues forever.... the light doesn't change to green. If I detach Roomba from the charger, the light become green and it works normally until the light changes to red and I have to charge it again. WHY, DURING THE CHARGING PHASE, THE LIGHT DOESN'T CHANGE FROM ORANGE-BLINKING TO GREEN? HAVE I


The problem is not with the charger itself but it is with the battery inside the Roomba. It sunds like one or more of the cells has gone bad so its not holding the same charge as it did. I would recomend sending it in while the warranty is still vali ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

Roomba 4100 has pulsating red light when charging


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Roomba Red shows pulsing red charging light, turns green, measured battery voltage - only shows about 5.5 volts. Borrowed and used neighbor's charging unit - same thing happened. It seems that the charging system inside the Roomba Red is not functioning. WShat else can I try?


... iRobot Roomba Red 4100 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Charge light on roomba won't come on when charging. Light on charger is on and shows unit is docked, but no light comes on roomba red unit itself. Is this a bad battery or problem with unit itself??


... iRobot Roomba Red 4100 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

I have the IROBOT discovery that just got a new battery. IT ran great! As the battery was dying, I put it into the home base. The "brick" is green, the home base has two green lights and the on/off pulsates red. It never charges though. Eventually the red light stops pulsating. Customer service said to reset it, clean the metal, and nothing works! They told me to just buy another one. The problem is that I know it was working! Help!


The best thing that you can do is take the charger into somewhere that can test it for the proper output voltage. It should be somewhere very close to 22 volts with no fluctuation. The charger is the easiest thing to test in this case. ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

After being on the charger for days and the green light is on I press the clean button. The Roomba leaves the charging unit and travels about 1 foot then the red light comes on and it beeps and won't do anything more the red light continues to pulse.


Buy a new battery ,the old one isn't holding a charge ... iRobot Roomba Discovery SE Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Roomba red status light is flashing and i cant power it on. battery is fully charged and when placed on the charger it does not indicates anything, just the red flashing status light


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Roomba Schedular I have a Roomba Scheduler and it has worked great until recently. Suddenly it quit working. When it is charging the power light goes from red to green as it should, showing it is ready to use. When we turn it on to use, it will only go on for a few seconds then it shuts off like it is out of power. It is like it isn't really charged. Is there something I can try to make it work?


Let it charge for a full 24, or even 48 hours, regardless of the green light. If it still dies you probably need a new battery.. or worse. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

Help my new roomba 4100 was fully charged and I'll start it up and 5 min. into vacuuming it shuts off and the red battery light comes on saying it's not charged whats going on?


Same thing happened to me, I called the company, and they told me to remove the battery, press the on button for 5 seconds, which clears the system, replace the battery and do a long charge 12 hours. I'm in the process of doing that now. ... iRobot Roomba Red 4100 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

My roomba mounts up to the charger the light blinks red then after a time it goes green but when I dismount it and push the green button it immediately goes red. It doesn't beep or do anything. It is that the battery is not charging?


You have dead nimh (nickle metal hydride) batteries. You\012will need a replacement. You can test for this by removing the battery\012and holding the power button for 15 seconds. This will restart the\012charging cycle as if the battery were new. ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

The roomba 530 looks like it's fully charged but stops after about 3 minutes with a red light like it needs to be charged


The battery is probably not holding a charge anymore you may need to order a new battery. ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum

Roomba 560 will circling few second then stop with red light up; even though it charges overnight. thanks for supporting


Hi, battery time! Get a nice new longer life battery on Ebay, or go for the\015\012Nicad replacement if you have no carpet and want to save some cash.Take care ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Roomba 4210 does not charge even with new battery and reset. the red light flashes but it doesnt do much more


... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Light on roomba turns red after a few seconds after being charged up ,makes a few beebs and shuts off.


Sounds like you need a new battery. You can try the diagnostic test at the link below, however i'm sure you need a new battery.\015\012\015\012\015\012http://mysite.verizon.net/gsplews/Diagnositic-Tests_Proc.v.0.5.htm ... iRobot Roomba Discovery SE Bagless Robotic Vacuum

Roomba 500 series will not charge. Green light on charger - nothing on roomba


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I want to recharge my Philips PET741 D/05 portable DVD Player. But when I push the plug into the charging point on the side of the player,at one point, as the plug goes in, there is a quick flash of red - but no more. The red charging light does not light up, and the player does not charge. The plug cannot be held at the point where the sudden momentary flash takes place


1.With the AC power unit plugged in to the wall plug into your dvd player and wiggle it a little bit and see if the light goes on or off. If so the the power port is bad. \015\0122.Try a different wall outlet to see if it helps.\015\0123.Ensure there ... Philips Vacuums

Hi, my Dyson DC16 works fine but after removing from charge base following recharge the red and green lights remain lit and the unit will not operate until i remove the battery and reconnect to vacuum,this extinguishes the lights and now can use with no problem.I guess that the charge control within the vacuum is not recognising that the unit has been removed from charge,is there a solution? Thanks


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Roomba 560, the small red light above the schedule button will not reset and the roomba will not run. The problem started when I the roomba sat dead for 12 hours. I tried the spot dock reset trick with no luck. The clock and sunday light stay let also.


This work ok for me ihave a 560 thanks ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Wont charge new roomba for xmas. lights on charging unit both flashing but no power in roomba. it worked yesterday when i got it out of the box and did a full clean. i feft it on charge over night ready for the clean today but when i got up no power atall please can you offer a solution. i have held down pock and start - no joy. i have checked the battery connections - no joy please help many thanks caroline


Did you try plugging in 560 driectly to charger then run it? ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Roomba Charging? Flashing Lights


Call iRobot. Your charger is broken. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

Lights on charger do not light and therfore do not charge roomba.


If the charger doesn't light up, it's broken. \015\012\015\012Call customer support at 1-877-855-8593. Be sure to have the Roomba and charger with you when you call-- you'll need them. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

While charging, why does red light come on?


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My Roomba will not charge, the light on the charger is on and when you plug in the roomba the light goes out and nothing happens. Can anyone help. It is a Discovery Model 4210


Are you using the home base or are you plugging the charger directly into the Roomba? If you are using the base, give plugging directly into the unit a try.You might also try resetting the battery. With the battery out of the unit, pres ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
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