Air compressor owners often forget that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Maintaining your air compressor can save you both time and money down the road. By performing the following checks each time you operate your air compressor, you are saving yourself a world of pain in the future.
Unless your air compressor is an oil free compressor, do not operate without lubricant or with inadequate
lubricant. Manufacturers and the company from whom you bought it from cannot be responsible for failure do to
Remember, the compressor pump head and surrounding parts are HOT!
For the more common reciprocating air compressors.