Maintenance Matters

December 2005 Issue

ECI Rod Recall:
Where Are the Failures?

An FAA AD proposes to replace thousands of ECI connecting ro ds. Yet engine shops say Lycoming rods show identical benign in-use wear patterns.

An FAA AD proposes to replace thousands of ECI connecting rods. Yet engine shops say Lycoming rods show identical benign in-use wear patterns.

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