Ultimaker 3 maintenance schedule

To keep your Ultimaker 3 in optimal condition we recommend the following maintenance schedule, based on 1,500 printing hours per year:

Every month Every 3 months Every year

Clean printer

Check for play on axles Clean feeders and replace Bowden tubes
Lubricate axles Check tension of short belts  
  Check for residue in front fan of print head  
  Check quality of silicone nozzle cover  
  Clean print cores  
  Lubricate lead screw Z-motor  


Note: If the usage frequency is higher, we recommend performing more frequent maintenance on your machine to ensure optimal printing results.

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