Models Affected: ERCOUPE | FORNEY | ALON | MOONEY


From the FAA:CE-14-03.pdf SAIB Wing Spar Damage

source: UNIVAIR

Rigging information:

Ercoupe Service Memorandum 35, Rigging

Ercoupe Service Memorandum 19, Longitudinal Trim

Approved Batteries

Ercoupe Service Memorandum 67, ELIGIBLE BATTERIES

Fuel System Modifications:

Click here for SB-16

Carburetor and Fuel System Modifications:

Alon SB-19

Replacement of aluminum fitting and verification of brace on gascolator:

AD2002-16-04

SB-24

Center Section Structure Inspection:

AD2002-26-02, ERCOUPE SERIES CENTER SECTION INSPECTION

SB-31, ERCOUPE SERIES CENTER SECTION INSPECTION

ERCOUPE SERVICE MEMORANDUM No. 53A , Center section rear spar reinforcement

SB-18, reinforcement of belly skin

SB-109, Addition of Drain Holes

AD2003-21-01

SB-29C, outer wing panel inspection

Ercoupe Service Bulletin 32 Rev.1 (March 24th 2006)- the pregnancy test for your Ercoupe

SB34.pdf Univair Service Bulletin 34 , elevator inspection method.

The following service publications apply to Ercoupe and Forney aircraft as noted in the "Applicability" column below. Click the link in the left hand column to open the PDF document in a new window.

KEY: SM = Service Memo ASB, FSB, SB = Service Bulletin EIL = Information Letter

 

PublicationApplicabilitySystemIssue DateDescription

SM-03

415

Operations

-

Over-demonstrating

SM-07

S/N 113 thru 362

Exhaust

11/27/1945

Engine Exhaust Muffler and Cabin Heater

SM-11

415

Engine

-

Engine Oil Breather Hose Connections

SM-13

415

Operations

-

Safety Warning - Stepping Into Prop

SM-15

S/N 113 thru 1122

Landing Gear

-

Vibration - Nose Landing Gear Strut and Wheel

SM-18

415

Cowling

-

Reinforcement of Engine Side Cowls

SM-19

S/N 1 thru 212

Control

Rev. 1/6/2006

Longitudinal Trim Device

SM-20

S/N 233 and later

Engine

-

Oil Cooler Installation - Continental Engine

SM-21

415

Airframe

-

Inspection of Stabilizer Attaching Bolts

SM-23

415

Electrical

-

Installation of Starter, Generator, Voltage Regulator and Battery

SM-24

S/N 113 and later

Engine

-

Propeller Hub Bolts Torque

SM-25

S/N 1623 and later

Misc.

-

Box Car Shipment of S/N 1623 and Up

SM-26

A/C delivered before June 15, 1946

Engine

-

Resistoflex Flexible Fuel and Oil Line Hoses

SM-27

S/N 1000 and later

Airframe

-

Walkways

SM-27A

S/N 1000 and later

Airframe

-

Change to Memo 27

SM-28

415

Engine

-

Crankshaft End Change

SM-29

S/N 113 thru 1113

Cabin

-

Locking For Cabin Windows

SM-30

415

Control

-

Elevator Trim Tab Anchor

SM-31

415

Fuel

-

Fuel System Operation

SM-32

S/N 1 thru 2722

Brake

-

Brake Pedal Arm 415-33438, Effect of Change

SM-33

415

Fuel

-

Repair of Aluminum Fuel Tanks

SM-33A

415

Fuel

1/15/1954

Repair of Aluminum Fuel Tanks, New Sloshing Compound

SM-34

415

Landing Gear

-

Inspection of Nose Gear Wheel

SM-35

415

Rigging

Rev. 1/6/2006

Rigging

SM-35A
Rev. A

415-E and F

Rigging

Rev. 9/1/2008

Rigging

SM-36

415

Cowling

-

Cowling Fastener Change - Dzus to Camloc

SM-37

415-C

Propeller

-

Appendix A - Propeller Performance Data

SM-38 S/N 113 thru 2122 Control - Trim Tab Control Installation
SM-39 S/N 813 thru 2622 Fuel - Aluminum Fuel Tanks Replacing Ternplate Tanks
SM-40 415 Electrical - Starter Control Clearances
SM-41 415 Landing Gear - Rebuilding of Nose Landing Gear Assembly
SM-42 S/N 1 thru 3642 Fuel - Rerouting of Fuel Pump Lines
SM-43 S/N 2633 thru 3467 Fuel - Modification of Aluminum Fuel Tanks and Lines
SM-44 S/N 113 and later Electrical - Electrical System Care and Maintenance
SM-45 S/N 1 thru 112 Wing - Outer Panel Leading Edge Skin Dents
SM-46 415 Control - Relubrication of Sealed Bearings
SM-47 S/N 1 thru 3622 Cabin - Reinforcement of Seat Back Assembly
SM-49 S/N 113 thru 4729 Control - Inspection of Control Column Assembly
SM-49A S/N 113 thru 4729 Control 9/26/1950 Detailed Inspection of Control Column Assembly
SM-50 S/N 813 thru 2622 Fuel - Installation of Replacement Aluminum Wing Tanks
SM-51 415 Landing Gear - Installation of 500x5 and 600x6 Nose Wheel
SM-52 415 Fuel - Torque Applied to Tighten Carburetor Nipple,
AN911-2
SM-53A S/N 1 thru 4868 Wing - Center Section Spar Reinforcement
SM-54 415-C and CD Control - Installation of Trim-O-Matic
SM-55 415 Control - Inspection of Trim Tab Actuating Wire
SM-55A S/N 4869 and up Control - Installation of Trim Tab Stop and Springs

SM-56
Rev.A

415 Control Revised 9/1/2008 Checking of Control System Play

SM-57
Rev. A

415 Wing Revised 9/1/2008 Aileron Balance Removal
SM-58 415 Fabric/Finishing - Outer Panel Inspection and Repair - Fabric
SM-58A 415 Fabric/Finishing 2/12/1953 Outer Panel Inspection and Repair - Fabric
SM-59 415 Control - Assembly and Installation of Rudder Pedals
SM-59A 415-C and CD Operations/Placards - Assembly and Installation of Rudder Pedals
SM-60 415 Operations 3/6/1951 Parachuting From Ercoupes
SM-61 415 Landing Gear 5/2/1951 Overhaul of Steel and Electrol Nose Gear Outer Cylinder
SM-62 415 Operations 3/15/1952 "Ditching" of Ercoupes
SM-63 415 Control 4/8/1952 Friction Report in Rudder Control
SM-64 415 Wing 11/13/1952 Repair of Outer Panel Rear Spar Assembly
SM-65 415 Airframe - Tail Cone Repair Method
SM-66 415 Electrical 2/14/1955 Maintenance of Old Style
Carburetor Heat Box Assembly
SM-67 415 Electrical 5/9/2005 Eligible Batteries
SM-68 415-C, S/N 1 thru 812 Landing Gear 6/13/2012 Hydraulic Fluid Compatibility
SB-07 S/N 113 thru 1306 Control - Aileron Control System Load Testing
SB-08 S/N 123 thru 423 Electrical - Battery Box Drain Tube Length
SB-09 S/N 513 tru 1412 Exhaust - Muffler Tube Clamp
SB-11 S/N 213 thru 1123 Control - Elevator Trim Unit Handle Crank Shaft and Worm Wheel Shaft - Keying of
SB-12 S/N 213 thru 1123 Fuel - Fuel System - Carburetor Elbow
SB-13 415 Control - Change of Aileron Control Stop
SB-13A 415 Control - Change of Aileron Control Stop
SB-14 S/N 133 thru 2162 Cowling - Engine Cowl Hinge
SB-15 S/N 2623 thru 2994 Fuel - Fuel System - Overflow Line
(Erco part no. 415-48162)
SB-16 415 Landing Gear - Nose Wheel Casting Replacement
SB-17 S/N 113 thru 4399 Cabin - Baggage Compartment Zipper Lock
SB-18 S/N 113 thru 2037 Airframe - Reinforcement of Center Section Belly Skin
SB-19 S/N 113 thru 2749 Engine - Modification of Filter Assembly

SB-20
Rev. A

S/N 113 thru 3784 Wing 9/1/2008 Reinforcement of Ailerons
SB-22 415 Electrical - Modification of Battery Box
SB-23 S/N 113 thru 3335 Control - Modification of Rudder
SB-24B 415 Fuel 1/29/2002 Replacement of Aluminum
Fittings Between Carburetor
and Steel or Brass Fittings
SB-25 415 Control 7/31/1953 Inspection of Control Column
SB-26 415 Control 1/12/1979 Inspection of Rudder Horn Attachment
SB-27 415 Wing 10/12/1987 Wing Tip Inspection

SB-28
Rev. A

415 Fuel 3/17/2009 Inspection of Fuel Gauge Cork and Tank Slosh

SB-29
Rev. C

415 Wing 7/8/1999 Inspection of Outer Wing Panel
SB-30 415 Exhaust 9/13/1999 Inspection of Muffler

SB-31
Rev. 1

415 Wing 6/14/2002 Inspection of Wing Center Section
SB-32 415 Wing 10/18/2005 Inspection of Wing Center Section

SB-33
Rev. A

415, Forney, Alon, Mooney Fuel 3/4/2012 Fuel Shut Off Valve
SB-34 415-C, 415-CD, 415-D Control 1/4/2013 Elevator Control Horn Inspection
SB-35 All Ercoupe 415 series, Forney F-1, F-1A Control 3/25/2013 Aileron Pushrod and Control Horn Inspection
FSB-103 S/N 4425 and up Landing Gear 6/1/1959 Nose Gear Scissor Attaching Bolts No. 415-34330
FSB-105 S/N 1 thru 3335 Control 7/1/1959 Modification of Rudder
FSB-109 S/N 1 thru 5714 Fuselage 2/4/1960 Addition of Drain Holes
FSB-111 S/N 113 thru 5714 Fuel 2/8/1960 Fuel System Modification for Drainage
EIL-1 415-C and CD Misc. 1/1/1956 Conversion of 415-C and 415-CD to 415-D
EIL-2 415-C MIsc. - Flight Manual, 415-C
EIL-3 415-G Misc. - Cruise Control Tables
ASB-14 S/N 1 thru 5714 Control 2/3/1967 Rudder Bellcrank Seizures





The following service publications apply to the Alon and Mooney aircraft models as noted below in the "Applicability" column. Click the link in the left hand column to open the PDF document in a new window.

KEY: SB = Service Bulletin SL = Service Letter SM = Service Memo

 

Publication

Applicability

System

Issue Date

Description

icon-pdf.gifSB-01

S/N A-2 thru A-13

Engine

3/26/1965

C-90-16F Continental Engine Breather Fitting

icon-pdf.gifSB-02

S/N A-2 thru A-8

Engine

3/26/1966

Alternate Air Source for A 48220 Breather Tube

icon-pdf.gifSB-03

S/N A-2 thru A-8

Electrical

3/26/1965

Wire Change in Generator to Regulator Wiring

icon-pdf.gifSB-04

S/N A-2 thru A-3

Misc.

3/26/1965

Indentification Plate Fastening

icon-pdf.gifSB-05

S/N A-2 thru A-8

Engine

4/1/1965

Stapling of Engine Baffles

icon-pdf.gifSB-06

A2 Series

Landing Gear

2/17/1966

Prevention of Foreign Matter Contaminating Wheel Bearings

icon-pdf.gifSB-07

S/N A-2 thru A-84

Cowling

4/5/1966

Eliminate Possible Cracking of Skin Around Camloc Fasteners and Reinforcement on Engine Cowling Door

icon-pdf.gifSB-08

S/N A-2 thru A-144

Fuel

4/21/1966

Wing Fuel Tank Filler Cap Rework

icon-pdf.gifSB-09

S/N A-90 thru A-159

Exhaust

4/22/1966

Provide Vertical Support for Exhaust Stacks by Adding an Exhaust Support Spring

icon-pdf.gifSB-10

S/N A-2 and up

Fuel

5/3/1966

More Frequent Inspection of Fuselage Fuel Tank

icon-pdf.gifSB-11

S/N A-2 and up

Control

8/23/1966

Prevention of Control Surface Hinge Pin Loss

icon-pdf.gifSB-12

S/N A-2 thru A-204

Fuel

10/4/1966

Fuel Line Re-routing

icon-pdf.gifSB-13

S/N A-2 and up

Landing Gear

10/19/1966

Main Gear Toe-In/Toe-Out Alignment (Single Spring Leaf Type MLG)

icon-pdf.gifSB-14

Ercoupe and Forney
S/N 1 thru 5714

Control

2/3/1967

Rudder Bellcrank Seizures

icon-pdf.gifSB-15

S/N A-2 thru A-226

Exhaust

4/14/1967

R/H Exhaust Stack Failures

icon-pdf.gifSB-16

F1-A S/N 5764, A-2 thru A-245, A2-A S/N B-246 thru B-302

Fuel

-

Fuel System Modifications

icon-pdf.gifSB-17

A-2 Models, A2-A thru S/N B-291

Electrical

-

Modification of Tail Position (White) Light Installation

icon-pdf.gifSB-19

F-1 and F1-A with C-90 and MA-3-SPA Carburetor

F1-A S/N 5764, A-2 thru A-245, A2-A S/N B-246 thru B-298

Mooney M-10
S/N 690001 thru 690008

Fuel

-

Carburetor and Fuel System Modifications

icon-pdf.gifSB-20

F-1 and F1-A with C-90 and MA-3-SPA Carburetor

A-2 thru A-245, A2-A S/N B-246 thru B-299

Mooney M-10 S/N 690001 thru 690011 and 700001 thru 700050

Engine

-

Installation of Cylinder Head Temperature Indicator

icon-pdf.gifSB-29
Rev. C

All A-2, A2-A and Mooney M-10

Wing

7/8/1999

Mandatory Outer Wing Panel Inspection

icon-pdf.gifSB-33
Rev. A

415, Forney, Alon, Mooney

Fuel

3/5/2012

Fuel Shut Off Valve Position Inspection

icon-pdf.gifSB-35

Alon A-2, A-2A, and Mooney M-10

Control 3/25/2013

Aileron Pushrod and Control Horn Inspection

icon-pdf.gifSL-01

A2 Series

Misc.

-

Returned Parts and Warranty Program Procedures

icon-pdf.gifSL-02

A2 Series

Misc.

11/7/1966

Service Letter/Bulletin Compliance Record

icon-pdf.gifSL-03

A2 Series

Instrumentation

2/6/1967

Returned Goods (Instruments)

icon-pdf.gifSM-01

Ercoupe and Forney
S/N 1 thru 5714

Control

3/1/1967

Installation of Nylon Bearings in Rudder Bellcrank



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