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Roomba just sits and spins or move an inch and turns. What is its problem,we've had it for two years


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Roomba just sits and spins or move an inch and turns. What is its problem,we've had it for two years


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Roomba 570 turn around on itself


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A problem. There is this littille mechanism on the top of my rainbow E vacume motor it is making a lot of sparks when it spins and there are two peices that have springs in them that are pushing like two flints i think. that are tuching the spinning thing. as you can tell i dont know what any af this stuff is called so please work with me.


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