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My roomba 880 only runs for about 15 mins after an overnight charge. I think it needs a

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Maybe a few weeks

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Small Appliance Technician: Russell H., Electronics and Mechanical Repairman replied 10 months ago
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It probably needs its rechargeable battery replaced. They do go bad with time. How old is your Roomba, please? (in order to make sure it is likely to be the battery, let me know in Reply, and I will help you further.)

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Small Appliance Technician: Russell H., Electronics and Mechanical Repairman replied 10 months ago

The rechargeable battery for your Roomba 800 series vacuum is this one:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00LPV2NZ8/ref=asc_df_B00LPV2NZ85188233/?tag=hyprod-20&creative=394997&creativeASIN=B00LPV2NZ8&linkCode=df0&hvadid=167140452627&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=14440732213232180696&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9008154&hvtargid=pla-312442927092

for about $42, and

https://www.bestbuy.com/site/irobot-xlife-extended-life-battery-for-select-irobot-robotic-vacuums-blue/3619113.p?skuId=3619113&ref=212&loc=1&ksid=feb2ecbf-78d2-47cd-b7e1-9510ac50707b&ksprof_id=13&ksaffcode=pg235702&ksdevice=c&lsft=ref:212,loc:2

for about $43. Cheaper batteries that look much the same are not officially rated for the series 800, be warned.

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