5.3003.8 Evaporative Cooler Maintenance and Repairs

Topic: 
Forced Air
Subtopic: 
System Assessment and Maintenance
Desired Outcome: 
Evaporative cooler evaluated and maintained as needed
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
5.3003.8a
Assessment and diagnosis

The following system elements will be assessed:

  • Pump
  • Pan
  • Spider
  • Float
  • Damper
  • Roof jack support
  • Water line
  • Water valve
  • Electrical
  • Pads
  • Motor
  • Fan

Elements will be repaired or replaced as needed in accordance with manufacturer instructions

Ensure all components function properly

5.3003.8b
Repair and maintenance

Calcium deposits will be removed

Pads will be replaced

Any additional repairs or replacements will be made as necessary in accordance with manufacturer's instructions

Protect the potable water supply from cross-contamination

Ensure evaporative cooler functions properly

5.3003.8c
Occupant education

A regular service schedule will be recommended to occupant

Issues regarding multiple systems running will be discussed with occupant

Ensure the occupant understands basic operation and the importance of regular maintenance

TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
5.3003.8a
Assessment and diagnosis

The following system elements will be assessed:

  • Pump
  • Pan
  • Spider
  • Float
  • Damper
  • Roof jack support
  • Water line
  • Water valve
  • Electrical
  • Pads
  • Motor
  • Fan

Elements will be repaired or replaced as needed in accordance with manufacturer instructions

Ensure all components function properly

5.3003.8b
Repair and maintenance

Calcium deposits will be removed

Pads will be replaced

Any additional repairs or replacements will be made as necessary in accordance with manufacturer's instructions

Protect the potable water supply from cross-contamination

Ensure evaporative cooler functions properly

5.3003.8c
Occupant education

A regular service schedule will be recommended to occupant

Issues regarding multiple systems running will be discussed with occupant

Ensure the occupant understands basic operation and the importance of regular maintenance