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Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-10-2022, 08:34 PM
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Posted By Majorpayne317641
I did not check the torque with a torque wrench....

I did not check the torque with a torque wrench. It did take effort to get the bolts off. I did notice that not all bolts took equal effort in my calibrated arm if that makes sense. I don't think the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-10-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
I found the problem. The upper web that was...

I found the problem. The upper web that was leaking has exhibited case fretting. I called divco and talked to them about what I was seeing. The O ring was damaged from the fretting which may have...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-09-2022, 05:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
Thank you for the add. I borescoped the hole and...

Thank you for the add. I borescoped the hole and this case already has bushings installed at the two case halves. Did your bolt come out easily? Mine required pressing to remove; pretty much the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-08-2022, 12:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
There was no movement of the thru bolt, it was...

There was no movement of the thru bolt, it was stuck pretty good. I needed to use the nut and threads to slowly pull it through the case. When I pulled the bolt a bunch of oil poured out with it.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-08-2022, 10:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
I got the #2 cylinder off. I see no cracks on the...

I got the #2 cylinder off. I see no cracks on the base of the case. I do see a large amount of oil draining from the top rear bolt. I think this may be a sign of a Crack inside the web near the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-07-2022, 05:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
It was overhauled by aero engines of Winchester...

It was overhauled by aero engines of Winchester back in 2010. I only have the 0 time logbook from that time and no previous time. I do know after doing research that this serial number started as a...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-06-2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
I did the black light test as I think Larry...

I did the black light test as I think Larry suggested. I found that the #2 does in fact have oil all the way around the front, bottom (although it may be because of gravity) and back of the cylinder...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-04-2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
I replaced the front seal 100hrs ago and its not...

I replaced the front seal 100hrs ago and its not leaking. I washed down the engine and finished up with brake cleaner. Idling didn't produce any results.

Then a run up at full power for 1 minute...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-03-2022, 07:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
I think I will hit it first with Carbon X stain...

I think I will hit it first with Carbon X stain remover first to get the dripping oil off, then I will use brake cleaner like was recommended in the previous post. I will definitely try the black...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-03-2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
Thank you for all of your responses. My A&P IA...

Thank you for all of your responses. My A&P IA looked it over today and said the oil is so bad all over the bottom of the engine it is hard to tell where exactly the leak is starting from. I put...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-02-2022, 05:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,976
Posted By Majorpayne317641
IO360 Oil leak at cylinder jug base

I recently noticed some Oil dripping off my cowl so I pulled it to inspect. The #2 and #3 have a good amount of oil seeping from their bases that has made its way all over the bottom of the...
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