Piston

14 August—18 September 2017

LYCOMING O360 J2A–ATA 8510 RECIPROCATING ENGINE FRONT SECTION–CLAMP–OVERTORQUED. DR 611750495 (photo above) During inspections, crack was...

17 May to 13 July 2017

LYCOMING TIO540 J2BD–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–CAMSHAFT–FAILED. DR 611750182 Metal contamination found in oil...

23 March 2017 to 16 May 2017

CONTINENTAL IO520 F–ATA 8530 RECIPROCATING ENGINE CYLINDER SECTION–ENGINE CYLINDER–Separated. DR 611750013 During inspection, Cylinder found separated. CONTINENTAL...

7 February 2017—22 March 2017

LYCOMING IO360 - ATA 7414 MAGNETO/DISTRIBUTOR - SPRING - BROKEN. DR 611749703 Aircraft running rough on...

22 November 2016—7 February 2017

LYCOMING IO360 A1A–ATA 8500 ENGINE RECIPROCATING–PISTON ENGINE–Indication. DR 611649321 Oil annunciator panel light illuminated. Oil pressure...

30 September 2016–21 November 2016

CONTINENTAL GTSIO520 M—ATA 7414 MAGNETO/DISTRIBUTOR GEAR WORN. DR 611649029 While performing Continental Service Bulletin SB 669...

29 July 2016–29 September 2016

Continental IO520 Reciprocating engine cylinder cracked. SDR 510023898 In flight piston engine lost power followed by...

28 May 2016—28 July 2016

Continental IO240B Reciprocating engine internal oil system—gear unserviceable. SDR 510023552 (photo above) Pilot reported low oil...

21 March 2016—27 May 2016

Continental IO346A reciprocating engine power section—camshaft galled. SDR 510023282 (photo above) Pilot reported engine making 'popping...

28 January—21 March 2016

Continental IO360HB Reciprocating engine power section—valve lifter faulty. SDR 510022695 The pilot felt a heavy vibration...