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How to Restore Water Pressure on Philips Brilliance CT Scanners

Posted by Keith Rumley

Feb 27, 2013 3:02:00 PM

Philips CT Chiller PressureIf your facility has a water-cooled Philips Brilliance CT scanner, there's a chance you might run into the common problem of lost water pressure. Luckily, this problem isn't necessarily one that will require downtime or a service call to fix.


The video below will guide you step-by-step through the process of restoring the proper pressure to your Philips Brilliance chiller.


All you'll need is a little time and a few simple tools:

  • Garden Hose 
  • Brass valve (female to female)
  • Package of rubber washers
  • Hose to sink adaptor valve

 Restoring Pressure on a Water-Cooled Philips Brilliance CT:


If you need help with your CT scanner chiller or other CT scanner service issues, our engineering staff is ready to help. Contact us below:



Written by Keith Rumley

author of blog post

Keith Rumley is a CT Engineer at Block Imaging. He takes great pride in making sure every refurbished CT that leaves Block Imaging produces outstanding images. Since high school, he has loved all things technology and electronics (hence the career choice). Keith is happiest when he is engaged in technical problem solving.

Topics: Imaging Equipment Service

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