Skip to main content

Introduction

This guide tells you how to replace your Roomba's side brush motor.

  1. iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement, Side Brush Motor: step 1, image 1 of 2 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement, Side Brush Motor: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Unscrew the 5.99 mm screw using the Phillips #2 screwdriver.

  2. iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Unscrew the (4) 10.1 mm screws to the back cover using the Phillips #2 screwdriver.

    • Lift the back cover off to access the gear box.

  3. iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 3 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 3 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 3, image 3 of 3
    • Unscrew the (4) four 14.97 mm screws to the side brush gear box.

    • Lift the gear box out.

  4. iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Pry the top of the gear box off.

    • Check for debris in the gear box and clean it out.

  5. iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 3 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 5, image 2 of 3 iRobot Roomba 630 Side Brush Motor Cleaning and Replacement: step 5, image 3 of 3
    • If you are replacing the motor, unscrew the 2 screws holding the motor in place.

    • Pull the old motor out.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

2 other people completed this guide.

Jabari Baptiste

Member since: 10/03/2017

419 Reputation

3 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team S5-G3, Walkup Fall 2017 Member of USF Tampa, Team S5-G3, Walkup Fall 2017

USFT-WALKUP-F17S5G3

4 Members

7 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 3

Past 30 Days: 12

All Time: 1,220