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by N645XL
Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Cabin Air Vent Removal
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: Cabin Air Vent Removal

It looks like the same vent near the floor. My lower vent was broken about 12 years ago. As I recall it unscrewed but that’s a long time ago for my brain to recall details. Nothing in the maintenance manual?
by N645XL
Wed Jun 02, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Annual and Joe T
Replies: 1
Views: 84

Annual and Joe T

A huge shout-out to Joe Turnbach for agreeing to perform my annual inspection on (IMHO) short notice. My normal shop kept delaying their issuance of my appointment until they finally told me they couldn’t support me this year. Joe made it work. Having an XL2 focused expert review the previous work o...
by N645XL
Wed May 12, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: STec 30 Alt Hold Fail
Replies: 2
Views: 204

Re: STec 30 Alt Hold Fail (Updated)

Thanks Michael. I just sent my shop a note. Update: (16 May 21) - I retrieved s/n 0115 from the avionics shop Thursday minus the altitude hold servo which is en-route to the service center. The shop put the servo on the bench and were able to duplicate the in-flight symptoms of uncommanded climbs an...
by N645XL
Wed May 12, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: STec 30 Alt Hold Fail
Replies: 2
Views: 204

STec 30 Alt Hold Fail

I've had about a 2 year running battle with my STec 30's altitude hold. The symptoms were all over the board from uncommanded climbs and descents to non-response holding altitude. The autopilot was installed in 2009 so the symptoms appeared after about 10 years. My avionics shop pulled the pitch ser...
by N645XL
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Injector Solenoid
Replies: 2
Views: 366

Re: Injector Solenoid

Fortunately I've never had to deal with this situation (knock on wood) but it would be great if you could shoot a video of the setup and process used to accomplish the cleaning and post it to the educational web site soon to be born. I guess I'm confused about the purpose of the "injector solen...
by N645XL
Mon Apr 05, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: FADEC Caution flicker
Replies: 6
Views: 671

Re: FADEC Caution flicker

Something else to consider is the recent thread on the partially clogged fuel filter.
by N645XL
Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Mechanics Lounge
Topic: Speed Sensor Assembly - help
Replies: 24
Views: 2784

Re: Speed Sensor Assembly - help

Last I looked it was on their web page that has all the service bulletins. IF memory serves (it may not) the software had EDI in the title but you’ll have to check.
by N645XL
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Back online
Replies: 3
Views: 1747

Re: Back online

Thanks for all you do.
by N645XL
Sun Jan 17, 2021 2:43 am
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Purchase nose castor, repair XL-2 part
Replies: 8
Views: 2652

Re: Purchase nose castor, repair XL-2 part

Do you have a web site?
by N645XL
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: XL-2
Topic: Pitot-Static Mast
Replies: 4
Views: 1171

Re: Pitot-Static Mast

Good info Bigphoto. I found my component list. Unfortunately it doesn’t go into the level of detail needed for the pitot-static mast.