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Engine oil AD on Piaggio P 180

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Engine oil AD 2010-21-09 Piaggio Aero P-180

Summary is A damaged fuel heater caused a fuel leakage in the engine
nacelle; investigation revealed that the
damage to the fuel heater was due to chafing with an oil cooling system
hose. Piaggio Aero Industries (PAI) issued Service Bulletin (SB) 80-0175,
which was applicable to all aeroplanes and contained instructions for a
repetitive inspection of the affected parts and, if necessary, their
replacement and/or for the repositioning of oil/fuel tubing if minimum
clearances were not found.

FAA is issuing this AD to require actions to correct the unsafe condition on
these products.
DATES: This AD becomes effective November 18, 2010.

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