MEDICAL EQUIPMENT REPAIRER LEVEL PERIODIC PREVENTIVE
MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
a. Perform Monthly Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services. After the
operator has performed the daily and weekly PMCS and it has been one month since
the previous monthly PMCS, you, as the medical equipment repairer, perform the monthly PMCS.
(1) At least once a month or after 5,000 films, change the developer
recirculation system filter cartridge in accordance with the operating and service manual
for the X-OMAT. Refer to figure 2-4.
Check the main-drive chain to determine if lubrication is required. Refer
to figure 2-3.
(a) Use NLG1--No. 2 Lithium Ball and Roller Bearing Grease.
(b) Apply to the surface of the chain. Be careful not to catch your
fingers in moving chains or sprockets.
(3) Change the developer solution when processing less than 50 sheets per
8 hours of processor operation in accordance to the instructions in the chemical
manufacturer's manual and the operation and service manual for the X-OMAT.
b. Perform Quarterly Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services. After
performing the daily, weekly, and monthly PMCS and after it has been three-months
since the previous quarterly PMCS, you, as the medical equipment repairer, perform
the quarterly PMCS.
(1) Use the KODAK Developer System Cleaner and a sponge to clean the
developer rack rollers. (For access to the inner rollers, remove all outer rollers from the
entrance side, except the bottom one. Remove the studs and nuts from the drive side.)
Clean the replenisher and the processor tanks.
c. Perform Semi-Annual Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services. After
performing the daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly PMCS and after it has been six-months
since the previous semi-annual PMCS, you, as the medical equipment repairer, perform
the semi-annual PMCS.
(1) Clean off the existing grease on the worm drive gears of the main drive
and the dryer drive. Apply a small amount of NLG1--No. 2 Lithium Ball and Roller
Bearing Grease to the surface of the gear teeth on the main drive and the dryer drive.
(2) Add several drops of light oil, such as SAE-20 motor oil, to the oil holes
in the recirculation and replenishment pump motors. Refer to figure 2-4.