sageman wrote:iis it possible that hair is getting stuck in the barings like on roombas
Quite possible...especially if Neato add to its FAQ list new section.
Go to the --> http://neatorobotics.com/faq.html
--> 'Other topics' --> 'My robot makes a screeching sound sometimes. What does this mean?'
They recommend to clean the brush shaft, which probably was not mention in this forum, yet (I am mistake?).
tested: Samsung SR8855 SR8895 SR8980 VR10F71 Neato XV-11 XV-15 Roomba 780 530 Scooba 385 330 Hobot-168 Braava 320
owner: Roomba 620 Scooba 230