List of Roomba Terminology:
  • Bin Release:Press down firmly and pull to remove the bin.
  • Bumper:The soft-touch bumper cushions the contact between Roomba and your furniture.
  • Handle:A recessed carrying handle for easy one-handed transport room-to-room or between floors.
  • RCON:Roomba uses the RCON to sense the presence of Virtual Walls, Lighthouses, and dock and embark on specific behaviors.
  • Cliff Sensors:To ensure mobility be sure to wipe clean Roomba's cliff sensors weekly.
  • Contact Points for Home Base:Roomba uses its contact points to deliver charge to its battery. Be sure to wipe clean the contact points weekly.
  • Left Side Wheel Module:If mobility is impared lift and inspect Roomba's wheel modules for debris or entanglements.
  • Removable Caster Wheel:Clean Roomba's caster wheel weekly.
  • Spinning Side Brush:Cleans along wall edges and into corners. Easy to remove with a simple coin or similar household item.
  • Tangle-Free AeroForce Extractors:Dual counter-rotating extractors incorporate durable rubber treads that grab dirt and debris from any floor type.
  • Filter Door Release Tab:Ensure the release tab is closed flush.
  • Filter Door:Push in and pull up the filter door release tab.
  • Filter:Maintain Roomba's peformance by tapping the filter clean after each use. Replace the filter every two months.
  • Sensor Ports:Roomba's optical sensor ports will become clouded with frequent use. Be sure to wipe clean weekly.
  • Anti-Tangle:The Anti-Tangle Indicator turns on while Roomba is freeing itself from a tangle.
  • CLEAN/Power Button:Press CLEAN once to turn on Roomba. Press CLEAN again to start a cleaning cycle. To pause while cleaning, press CLEAN. To resume, press CLEAN. To turn off, press and hold the CLEAN button until the lights turn off.
  • Dirt Detect:The Dirt Detect indicator flashes when dirt is detected and Persistent Pass cleaning pattern is initiated.
  • Dock Button:This button will send Roomba back to the Home Base.
  • Spot Clean:Roomba will spiral approximately 3 feet in diameter and then spiral back to where it started.
  • Troubleshooting Light:The Troubleshooting Light blinks when there is an issue.
Bottom View
Dust Bin
Roomba 800 Interface