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.