Roomba repair service in the UK

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Roomba repair service in the UK

Postby jujuh » November 14th, 2017, 9:15 am

Does anyone know of a repair service for the roombas? I have a 560 with the following faults;

no dirt detect light during the tests
faulty inner and outer light touch sensors
IR front not side working

I've had the IR emitter and reciver replaced, as per here http://www.schneordesign.com/Avi/irobot/roomba_mod2.htm

but I'm looking for an expert to fix it and get it ready for all the vsitors around Christmas.

Can anyone suggest / help me?

Thanks

Julian
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Re: Roomba repair service in the UK

Postby a1robotrepair » November 14th, 2017, 10:31 pm

I have read your post and this is what I can tell you about your bot.
1. The light touch sensor BIT doesn't activate if a bumper sensor is activated either by pressing the bumper or by a bad bumper sensor emitter or receiver. BIT 2 will tell you which sensor, maybe both, is bad. Left bumper pressed, SPOT illuminates, right, DOCK illuminates.
Report you findings on BIT 2.
2. Take a dry toothbrush and clean off the dirt detect sensor. I tap it lightly with a small screwdriver during BIT 17.
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