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I have a contract with a manual function that checks the balance of the contract and if it's zero it changes certain values in mapping. How to make this happen automatically every hour?

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No. An externally owned account has to kick it off with a signed transaction.

You can use your own server, farm it out to an Oracle or even incentivize users by paying them to initiate the process.

Hope it helps.

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