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    Recommended SBs

    April 2, 2014

    Purpose: To provide information on an improved switch-annunciator dimming circuit that was incorporated after July 2011. This product improvement was made based on reports from the field of failures in the switch annunciator dimming circuit.


    September 27, 2013

    Reason: The purpose of this service letter is to transmit Hartzell Engine Technologies (HET) Service Bulletin No. 053, Alternator HET p/n ASG12000 (-1, -2, & -3) Housing Gap Check.

    April 25, 2013

    Title: Flight Controls - Flap Control Modification

    Reason: Cessna has received reports that, at full travel of the flaps, there can be interference between the torque tube and the bellcrank assembly and the 1262048-4 Support Bracket attached to the flap control mounting bracket.

    Compliance. Optional

    April 25, 2013

    Title: Fuel - Belly Fuel Drain Fitting Assembly Inspection

    Reason: Cessna has received a report of fuel seepage from the O-rings on the 203003-4-4S Tee Fitting where it attaches at the 2116016-4 Belly Fuel Drain Fitting Assembly. This service letter provides instructions to do an inspection for seepage and an extruding O-ring at the belly fuel drain fitting assembly.

    Compliance: Recommended. Should be accomplished the next 100hr or 12 month inspection, whichever occurs first.

    January 23, 2013

    Ladies and Gentlemen, Cessna is offering an improved nose gear strut tube assembly via Service Bulletin SEB-32-02 for the following aircraft models and serial numbers:

    182T – Serial numbers 18282121 through 18282359

    T182T – T18208883 through T18209094
    August 7, 2012

    Ladies and gentlemen, Cessna has issued Service Bulletin SEB-32-01 requiring an inspection of the MLG break lines for chaffing on the lower portion of the MLG strut fairings on our 2008 and above 182T and T182T aircraft. Compliance with this service bulletin is recommended, however for aircraft still under warranty Cessna will cover the inspection and replacement of the brake lines if required. Warranty action will have to be filed at or through a Cessna Service Center.  Please call if you have any questions or concerns. Thanks.

    April 4, 2012

    Navigation - Garmin G1000 Enhanced Search and Rescue Enablement

    Reason: To provide enablement instructions for the Garmin G1000 Enhanced Search and Rescue (SAR) feature. The enhanced SAR upgrade enhancement provides air crews with step-by-step tracking procedures for SAR mission by incorporating search patterns into a flight plan.

    COMPLIANCE: Optional

    December 19, 2011

    Title: Roller Housing Inspection. Effects numerous models. This SB provides Cessna information for use during compliance with AD 2011-10-09.

    November 1, 2011

    Aileron Control Cable Fairlead Modification

    Effectivity: 172R (17280001 thru 17281577) and 172S (172S8001 thru 17211084)

    October 31, 2011

    Title: Garmin G1000 System Software Upgrade to 0563.21 for Airplanes Equipped with Nav III and WAAS. See SB for affected serial #s

    October 5, 2011

    Title: Avionics Switch Inspection and Replacement

    Effectivity: 172R, 172S 182T, T182T, 206H, T206H aircraft with specific serial numbers

    May 16, 2011

    Main Landing Gear Steel Pivot Assembly Inspection

    September 14, 2010

    Effectivity: Various models.  See SB for models and serial numbers.

    Purpose: To transmit Teledyne Continental Motors (TCM) Service Bulletin SB09-5 (or latest revision) and Volare Carburetors Service Bulletin SB-4, Bowl Clearance-MA - Series Carburetors.

    Compliance: Recommended

    September 14, 2010

    Effectivity: Various models; see SEB for models and serial numbers

    August 10, 2010

    Elevator Trim Stops Relocation


    Model               Serial Numbers

    206H                20608001 thru 20608319

    T206H             T20608001 thru T20608953

    April 29, 2010

    Removal of the Autopilot Control System (AFCS) placard

    February 2, 2010

    AmSafe Aviation Inflatable Restraint Connector Cover Installation

    December 18, 2009

    Electrical Switches Inspection and Replacement.  The revision adds additional model aircraft.

    September 11, 2009

    Garmin G1000 System Software Upgrade to 563.14 For Airplanes Equipped With Hav III and Honeywell KAP-140 Autopilot

    June 3, 2009

    Fuel Strainer Fittings Inspection

    October 31, 2008

    Alternate Static Source Selector Valve Inspection

    July 10, 2008

    Affected Products:  All G1000 installations witht he following 10-inch GDU 104X displays are affected: GDU 1040 GDU 1042 GDU 1043 GDU 1044 GDU 1044B GDU 1045 Description:  Garmin has idenfied an issue, whereby the large (outer) BARO knob and the small (inner) CRS knob may interfere with each other.  See...

    March 10, 2008

    CO Detector Inspection

    January 28, 2008

    Engine Cowling Alignment Inspection and Modification

    January 28, 2008

    Fuel Lines Guard Installation.

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