Preventative Maintenance Options

Robot World Catches Problems Before They Become an Issue

Preventative maintenance prepares industrial robots for high cycle production runs. Many times we catch problems before they become an urgent issue and allowing us to provide a more proactive approach to robotic maintenance. 

Our preventative maintenance (PM) is typically done annually or biannually – during shutdowns, holidays, or scheduled robot downtime. We have experienced, skilled technicians that provide complete robot PM or additional support personnel to assist your in-house staff on PM from our Robot World staff. Training on our proven preventative maintenance process is available. 

Our Standard Preventative Maintenance Services Include: 

Robot Grease and Oil Replacement 

Be sure to burp the grease out by moving the robot after pumping through if using a pneumatic or electrical grease gun. Make sure the output pressure is within robot manufacturers recommendations Move robot to proper position to check oil levels (some models)

Gripper Type End of Arm Tooling

  • Check end of arm tooling for loose bolts
  • Check air regulator set properly
  • Clean valving
  • Clean air exhaust mufflers
  • Check air pressure settings
  • Check flow controls if used
  • Check for damaged air lines
  • Check for damaged seals or clean if robot changes tools
  • Check electrical connections and wiring for damage
  • Vacuum type end of arm tooling
  • Check air vacuum line filter
  • Clean valving 
  • Clean air exhaust mufflers
  • Check for damaged air lines
  • Check air pressure settings
  • Check for damaged seals or clean if robot changes tools 
  • Check electrical connections and wiring for damage 

Rotary Motion Type End of Arm Tooling 

  • Check rotary tool turns freely 
  • Check flow controls if used 
  • Check regulator pressure if air powered
  • Check for damaged air lines
  • Check for damaged seals or clean if robot changes tools 
  • Check electrical connections and wiring for damage 

If Equipped With Linear Rails 

  • Check CAM followers
  • Check linear guides for wear or spalling 
  • Grease Linear guides if required 
  • Clean limit switches to see if they actuate freely 

Keep your production up and running. With Robot World on your team, you’ll save time and money with routine service and maintenance. If a problem does arise, we are already familiar with your robot, so you can be confident we will repair it correctly the first time without any guesswork.


For a price on robot repair and regular maintenance schedules, call Robot World today: 313-242-0505.

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