Importance of an Annual Fluid Health Check.

The new year is a key time for hydraulics. Machines, systems and equipment are started back up for another year of use, making it necessary to do a hydraulic fluid health check to identify whether or not contamination has occurred over the past 12 months. Over 96% of hydraulic system failures can be traced back to contaminated oil, contamination comes in a number of different forms, however the most common is Oxidation; ... more