Maintenance Overview

All machine parts wear with use. This wear usually results in a gradual increase of out-of tolerance conditions rather than sudden equipment failure. Preventive Maintenance (PM) must be performed on a regular basis to keep the equipment operating at peak efficiency.

An established PM program is important because it results in increased reliability and longer equipment life. Such a program also results in the consistent manufacture of higher quality parts.

The following information is provided to aid the maintenance personnel in maintaining and repairing the equipment.