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My battery died (tried the reset without success) so I bought

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My battery died (tried the reset without success) so I bought a new one. After charging it the light started blinking orange very fast and the roomba now will not turn on at all. Not even when plugged directly into thr charger.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 1 year ago.

Michael :

Hi so sorry to hear about that, I am a robot engineer and have building and working with them for years, I have several roombas, how long have you had yours?

Michael :

also what model is it?

Customer:

I've had it for several years and it's a 551

Michael :

thanks, XXXXX XXXXX happens the robot will need to be serviced by the factory unfortunately

Michael :

irobot.com will fix this for you

Michael :

they need to reset some parameters

Michael :

hello

Michael :

I wish there was a quick fix for this I really do but thiey need to check it out and have specilized tools to do this

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