Common mistakes with hydraulic filters
6 Mistakes about oil
These are the 6 mistakes most owners of hydraulic machinery make, and how you can avoid them.
Changing the oil on hours!
Keep it clean and have it analysed first!
Changing the filters on hours!
Only change when 80% of the dirt holding capacity has been reached.
Running too hot!
Keep it cool! Stay below 60˚C for hydraulic oil!
Using the wrong oil!
Check what viscosity grade fits your machine requirements the best!
Wrong filter locations!
Avoid a suction strainer at the pump inlet!
Disregard the start-up check list!
Always act according to your machines’s start-up check-list!