Covidien recommends that the energy platform be inspected by qualified service personnel at least once a year. This inspection should include adjusting the system to factory specifications.
Check the power cord before each use of the system or at the intervals recommended by your institution. Check the power cord for exposed wires, cracks, frayed edges, or a damaged connector. Replace damaged cords.
An internal component malfunction can damage the fuses. The system fuses may need to be replaced if the system fails the power-on self-test or if the system stops functioning, even though it is receiving power from a wall outlet.