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Roomba running in circles

My roomba 530 is running in circles. What can I do. ALl the brushes are cleaned as well as sensors. HELP

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  • Fembot May 11, 2010

    Does it stop and beep? How many times? Do both wheels turn or is it pivoting around a single wheel?

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Posted on May 10, 2008

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SOURCE: "Please clean Roombas brushes"

Same thing happened to me. After "cleaning" the brushes and emptying the filter several times, I realized that the brushes were not properly secured. One of the yellow fasteners needed to be pushed closer to the middle nearer to the brushes. It was not secured properly. When I did this it fixed my problem.

Posted on Dec 28, 2008

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SOURCE: roomba keeps saying clean brushes yet are clean!

Remove the Yellow connectors on the end of the brushes and clean around the pin well. If there is too much there, the roomba thinks there is something stuck and goes into clear mode (as if there is a chord stuck).

Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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SOURCE: roomba 530

Hey

Please look for other same problem posted here ;-)

You are probably facing a bumper sensor issue.
Try to clean the bumper first and if this goes on, either call iRobot service, or
take a look at this page for the step by step 9 beep fix.

Have fun
Avi

Posted on Apr 12, 2010

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SOURCE: problems with roomba 530

After removing the little yellow pieces I found all kinds of hair! Put them back in and now it runs great!!

Posted on Jun 10, 2010

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Hey

Please look for other same problem posted here ;-)

You are probably facing a bumper sensor issue.
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