Tips for Lubricated Pumps-

1. Check oil level daily, if low add oil
2. Use 30 weight non-detergent or proper synthetic blend
3. Change break-in oil at 100 hours of operation
4. Change oil every 500 hours or six months
5. Always change oil filters when changing oil
6. Check filters on a regular basis, clean or replace if dirty
7. Always check for water in the oil on wet applications
8. Change oil mist separators when changing oil
9. Lubricate bearings every 3000 hours or annually
10. Inspect vanes every 3000 hours or annually
11. If your hear abnormal sounds, shut it down now
12. Check for easy rotation of the rotor
13. Always “bump” the motor to confirm rotation is correct
14. If you need less than 25” Hg, consider an oil free pump

Tips for Oil Free Pumps-

1. Check on a regular basis, clean or replace when dirty
2. Check vanes for wear and width every 3000 hours
3. Always shut down a hot pump, check circulation
4. Replace on all vanes at the same time
5. Lubricate bearings every 3000 hours or annually
6. Check for easy rotation of the rotor

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