vic7767 wrote:Very good troubleshooting efforts. The problem you have encountered happens a lot, this will help remind others to keep an eye on the yellow bearing caps.
I keep a few extra of those bearings. I think I've lost a total of 3 or 4 doing hasty cleanings over a bin or compost pile that I don't want to dig into.
They seem to jump off when you're not looking.
Bunch 4xx's(2002 on), 2-530, 2-535, 2-550, 1-570, 1-536, 7 Scoobas, 9 Dirtdogs, QQ-2, 3 Trilobites, 3 Pool Cleaners (vac/pressure/robot), SolarBreeze Pool Skimmer ver. 2 beta, SpotBot, CREATE, ROVIO, FURMANATORS = 1 MASTIFF, 2 LABRADOODLES