AIR COOLER MAINTENANCE

Effective Date: 
Tue, 07/25/2017
Policy: 

Portable air coolers used in the Student Health Center are maintained according to the manufacturer's recommendations.

Procedure: 

Designated staff perform weekly, monthly, and end-of-season maintenance according to the manufacturer's recommendations:

  • Weekly: drain tank and refill with cold tap water
  • Monthly: drain tank, remove cooling media and carbon dust filter and water wash both, refill with cold tap water
  • End of season: drain tank and wipe with damp cloth to remove mineral deposits, remove cooling media and carbon dust filter and water wash both, allow both to dry before re-assembling, run in “Fan” mode for minimum of 1 hour to dry internal parts before storage
Key Points: 

Portable air coolers are maintained according to the manufacturer's recommendations.