Problem–Failure-Action-Cause Codes improve asset reliability!
Problem Codes identify the initial problem you are having with a piece of equipment. For example, leaking, vibrating, not working, etc.
Failure Codes identify what caused the problem. For example, bearing failed, seal worn, bushing damaged, etc.
Action Codes identify the action the technician took to fix the issue. For example, repaired, replaced, etc.
Cause Codes identify the first cause of equipment failure.