If you’re a barber, chances are you go through a lot of hydraulic fluid. Hydraulic fluid is what makes your chair go up and down, so it’s important to keep it filled. Here’s how to replace the hydraulic fluid in your barber chair.
Fill the bucket with water. The water will weigh down the plunger and stop it from going up and down while you remove the old fluid.
Remove the top of your chair so you can reach in to get the plunger out.
Hydraulic fluid is what makes your chair go up and down, so it’s important to keep it filled. Here’s how to replace the hydraulic fluid in your barber chair. Step 4: Remove Cushion
Remove the cushion from the seat of your chair. You may need to remove a few screws first. Place the cushion aside so you don’t accidentally sit on it and get it dirty. Remove the screws holding the seat down. Step 5 Remove Chair Seat Lift the chair seat up and out of your chair. Set it aside so you don’t accidentally cut yourself on any sharp edges. Remove any screws in the sides of your chair if you need to take out a crossbar.
how to remove the old fluid
To remove the old hydraulic fluid from your barber chair, you’ll need a few tools and supplies. First, you’ll need a drain pan and a funnel. You’ll also need a wrench to remove the drain plug from the bottom of the hydraulic pump.
Once you have all of your supplies, follow these steps:
1. Place the drain pan under the hydraulic pump.
2. Use the wrench to remove the drain plug from the bottom of the pump.
3. Let all of the old fluid drain into the pan.
4. Once the fluid has finished draining, replace the drain plug and tighten it with the wrench.
5. Now, you’re ready to add new fluid to your barber chair!
how to add new fluid
Before adding new hydraulic fluid to a barber chair, it is important to check the levels. To do this, locate the dipstick on the reservoir and remove it. Wipe the dipstick clean with a lint-free cloth and reinsert it. Remove the dipstick again and check the level of fluid. If it is below the minimum line, then you will need to add new fluid.
To add new fluid, first make sure that you are using the correct type of hydraulic fluid. Then locate the fill port on the reservoir and remove the cap. Slowly pour in the new fluid until it reaches the maximum line on the dipstick. Replace the cap on the fill port and start the chair to circulate the new fluid throughout before checking levels again.
how to dispose of the old fluid
When you have emptied the old hydraulic fluid from your barber chair, you will need to dispose of it properly. The first step is to check with your local waste management company to see if they have any specific regulations for disposing of hydraulic fluid. If they do not, you can follow these general guidelines.
Hydraulic fluid should be disposed of at a hazardous waste facility or an authorized recycling center. Do not pour it down the drain or put it in the trash. Before taking it to a disposal facility, make sure to check with them first to see what their specific requirements are.
Once you have found a place to dispose of the old hydraulic fluid, take it there as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the greater the risk of spillage and environmental contamination.