willem.com

How to prevent a robot vacuum cleaner from getting stuck

My iRobot Roomba is now running for 8 years and counting!

Mar. 20, 2019 -

Back in 2011 I got myself an iRobot Roomba 555 robot vacuum cleaner to automatically clean my apartment. It's a little circle shaped robot that drives around sucking up dust bunnies. Over the years it has bravely fought the dangers of my apartment... shoes, cables, carpet and belts. It survived and it is still working perfectly! This week it was time for some maintenance.

Continue reading
Wiggle the brush loose from its center axle
Wiggle the brush loose from its center axle
Operational since 2011, the iRobot Roomba has earned its battle scars - I wonder what it does when I'm not in the apartment...
Operational since 2011, the iRobot Roomba has earned its battle scars - I wonder what it does when I'm not in the apartment...
Remove dirt from the axle
Remove dirt from the axle
Like new, but 8 years old...
Like new, but 8 years old...
Screws are clearly marked with a triangle
Screws are clearly marked with a triangle
Make sure to check the wheel bases for dust bunnies
Make sure to check the wheel bases for dust bunnies

Other stories

all blog posts

Tagged

AmsterdamOffice