Engine Overhaul Reference Data
EAA Technical Counselor and A&P/IA mechanic Dick Koehler discusses engine data necessary to reference when preparing for, and during an engine overhaul.
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Cleaning the Bendix Fuel Servo Screen
Keeping contaninants out of fuel is critical. EAA Technical Counselor and A&P/IA mechanic Dick Koehler demonstrates the procedure to remove and clean the fuel inlet finger screen on a bendix fuel servo.
Rebuild Mikuni Fuel Pump
Timm Bogenhagen from the EAA staff demonstrates the disassembly and replacement of the internal parts for a rectangular single carb Mikuni fuel pump.
Rotax 912 Fuel Pump Overview
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation Services provides an overview of the inside workings of a Rotax 912 engine fuel pump and describes common failure modes.
Spark Plug Heat Transfer Compound
Brian Carpenter from Rainbow Aviation Services discusses and demonstrates proper use of heat transfer compound on spark plugs used in the Rotax 912 engine.
Cut Open and Inspect Oil Filter
EAA Technical Counselors and A&P/IA mechanics Dick and Bob Koehler demonstrate how to cut open an oil filter to remove the filter media and inspect to help determine the condition of an engine.
Clean and Oil K&N Air Filter
Timm Bogenhagen from the EAA staff demonstrates how to service a K&N air filter using the standard K&N cleaner and filter oil.