Maintenance schedule

To keep your Ultimaker S5 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 the printer  Check for play on the axles  Lubricate the feeder gear
Lubricate the axles (*)  Check tension of short belts  Replace the Bowden tubes
 Check for debris in front fan of print head  Clean system fans
 Check quality of nozzle cover  Lubricate hinges
 Lubricate lead screw Z motor 
 Clean the feeders 
 Clean the print cores 

✔ Tip: (*) The X, Y and Z axles do not need lubrication for the first year of using the printer. After this, they should be lubricated monthly.

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

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