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Routine Maintenance

Media Type - Interactive CD-ROM

O B J E C T I V E S

General Recommendations

  • Describe what routine maintenance is, and state its purpose.
  • Describe four steps involved in establishing a routine maintenance program.
  • Describe personal protective equipment and clothing that should be worn by personnel performing routine maintenance tasks.
  • Identify hazards of hydraulic fluid spills and describe one method of cleaning up a spill.
  • Describe what is generally meant by lock out and tag out and describe the purpose of such a procedure.

 

System Inspections

  • List components that are typically checked during a visual inspection and explain why they are checked.
  • Describe problems to look for during a visual inspection of fluid lines on an operating hydraulic system.
  • Identify areas where fluid leaks are commonly found, and describe possible causes.
  • Describe the term starving the pump and identify one possible cause.
  • Explain what a sounding rod is, and describe specific conditions or malfunctions that can cause components to make unusual sounds.
  • Define the term hot spot and explain how hot spots can be detected in a hydraulic system.
  • List possible causes of excessive vibration in a hydraulic system and list some possible results of this problem.

Component Maintenance

  • Describe two types of contaminants that are typically found in hydraulic fluid, and identify likely causes of each.
  • Describe how filters and strainers are maintained and explain why they must be maintained.
  • Describe a procedure for cleaning a hydraulic reservoir and explain the purpose of this task.
  • Explain the purpose of checking the charge of a nitrogen-charged accumulator.
  • Describe a procedure for cleaning an air-cooled heat exchanger, and explain why this is necessary.

 

S U B J E C T S

General Recommendations

  • Establishing a Program
  • Safety

System Inspections

  • Visual Inspections
  • Other External Inspections

Component Maintenance

  • Fluid and Reservoir
  • Accumulators and Heat Exchangers

  • Publisher - Primedia
  • Pricing
    Intl. Price - US$ 1,995.00