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How to maintain and repair a Meto sprayer

How to maintain and repair a Meto sprayerWhen working with Meto sprayers it is very important that they are checked correctly and regularly. In this way, you ensure that employees can work safely with crop protection products. In this article, our specialist sets out the points for attention for maintenance and repair of Meto sprayers.

Inspection plan

Various parts of Meto sprayers must be checked periodically. The number of times this should be done varies from one part to another. The control chart below shows the necessary controls and how often you need to carry out these controls.

Please note: always switch off the Meto sprayer with the emergency stop before starting the check and disconnect the plug from the batteries on a model with a battery change set!

Maintenance/checkTool  DayWeekMonthYear
Cleaning immediately after use

 
   
Sufficiently charged battery, immediately after use
Battery status on display
 
   
Damage to control components
Visual
 

  
Damage/visibility of pictograms and stickers
Visual
 
   
Cleaning the control panel
Moisture cloth
 
   
Check for leakage and damage to cable, hoses and valves
Visual
  
  
Check for screwed in dirt or rope on wheels and chain
Visual
  
  
General mechanical damage
Visual
  
  
Charge batteries after use and then at least once a month
Battery charger
   
 
Control battery fluid level plates 1 cm below liquid level
Water, gloves and goggles
   
 
Grease the lifting wheels, drive chain and ball bearings
Lubricant
   
 
Check chain tension
Wrenches
   
 
Control V-belt tension
Wrenches
   
 
Grease the hinged parts of the lifting system
Spray grease / WD40 / Lubricating grease
   1/2 year 
Have carbon brushes of the motor shorter than 1 cm replaced
Visual
    
Control welding of construction on hairline cracks and rust
Visual
    

If the Meto sprayer is found to be defective during one of the above checks, make sure that it is not used until the defect has not been solved. Always have a qualified technician carry out maintenance on electrical components, wiring, the hydraulic system and the drive motor.


Questions about maintenance and repair of Meto sprayers
Do you have any questions about the maintenance and repair of Meto sprayers, or would you like to get advice? Then contact product specialist Michael Visser, or ask your question using the form below.


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