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Hayward Navigator Gets Stuck at Steps

My navigator is 4-5 years old, turns, climbs, as it is supposed to. My only problem is that it will hit the base of our 8 inch steps and just STOP. It will not pull away or turn away. It will sit there for hours with its little feet moving up and down, but goes nowhere. Someone suggested that it might be the gear box that is worn. Any help is welcomed.

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Yes the gear box needs reparing.check out for any malfunctioned wire in the gear box or any blown fuse near the side of gear box.or the gears itself in the gear box needs bit oiling this will solve the problem. keep updated.thanks.please do rate the solution.thank you for using fixya,.

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