Chicago Pneumatic Compressor Maintenance

CP Compressor Maintenance, Parts and Startup Guide


Please reference the Chicago Pneumatic instruction manual for detailed directions on preventative maintenance. This maintenance schedule can be adapted depending on application environment and quality of maintenance. Click the link below to view the CP185 maintenance checklist video.

CP 185 Maintenance Video

Daily Maintenance Checklist

It's important to conduct daily inspections of your machine to ensure ensure its longevity and functionality. For further instructions on daily maintenance, refer to the instruction manual that came with your machine.

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Initial 50 Hour Compressor Maintenance

Get your Chicago Pneumatic Maintenance Kit by calling 832-481-6858

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Every 500 Hours/Six Months (Whichever Comes First)

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Startup and Shutdown Procedure

Learn how to correctly startup and shutdown your CP 185 compressor by referencing your instructions manual that came with your machine, or by viewing this how-to video.

Startup and shut down procedure for the CP 185 - Instructions Manual


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