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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT JWI FILTER PRESSES

How often should I change the oil in my filter press?

Under normal conditions, you should usually change your hydraulic oil once a year, or every 2,000 operating hours. Under severe conditions, the oil will need to be changed more frequently. The following chart is a guideline for maintenance of your hydraulic power unit:

ItemFrequencyProcedure
Clamp PressureDailyCheck for correct clamp pressure.
Relief ValveQuarterlyCheck for proper setting.
Oil LevelWeeklyCheck for proper level.
Oil FilterMonthlyInspect and/or clean.
Oil FilterYearlyReplace.
Hydraulic OilYearlyReplace.
 


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