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RV-10 Service Bulletins

Title
Date Posted
Applies To
Descrip­tion
Details
Title
SB 18-05-21
Date Posted
May 21, 2018
Applies To
All fuel injected Lycoming engine installations
Descrip­tion
Proper installation of gauge plug in fuel spider
Title
SB 18-03-30
Date Posted
March 30, 2018
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Elevator control stop inspection
Title
MT SB 31
Date Posted
August 29, 2016
Applies To
All MT governors listed by type and serial number on page 3 and 4 which were manufactred from April 2010 until July 2013 installed on direct drive engines modified with electronic ignition or higher compression pistons.
Descrip­tion
Flyweight failures
Title
SB 16-03-28
Date Posted
March 28, 2016
Applies To
All RV-3,4,6,7,8,9,10,14
Descrip­tion
Cracking of wing aft spar web at the inboard aileron hinge bracket attach rivets.
Title
SB 14-12-22
Date Posted
December 22, 2014
Applies To
RV-6A,7A,8A,9A,10
Descrip­tion
Nose Stop Flange Installation (before further flight)
Title
SB 14-8-29
Date Posted
August 29, 2014
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Engine Mount Elastomer Plate
Title
SB 11-9-13
Date Posted
September 13, 2011
Applies To
All RV Models
Descrip­tion
Fuel Tank Slosh Inspection
Title
SB 10-1-4
Date Posted
January 4, 2010
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Install Door Safety Latch
Title
SB 08-6-1
Date Posted
June 1, 2008
Applies To
All RV-10 kits and completed aircraft
Descrip­tion
F-1010 bulkhead reinforcement
Title
SB 07-4-12
Date Posted
April 12, 2007
Applies To
All RV models with electric flaps
Descrip­tion
Securing flap motor rod end bearing
Title
SB 06-9-20
Date Posted
September 20, 2006
Applies To
All builders and operators of any model of a Van's Aircraft
Descrip­tion
Trim Cable Anchor
Title
SB 06-2-3
Date Posted
February 3, 2006
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
RV-10 Vertical Stabilizer   
Title
SB 04-2-1
Date Posted
February 1, 2004
Applies To
Fuel Tanks
Descrip­tion
Inspect Fuel Tanks
Title
SB 02-12-1
Date Posted
December 1, 2002
Applies To
Firewall Forward Kits and Pre-manufactured hose assemblies purchased prior to December 10, 2002
Descrip­tion
Inspect Hoses
Title
SB 96-10-1
Date Posted
October 1, 1996
Applies To
All RV Aircraft except RV-12 and RV-14
Descrip­tion
Filtered Airbox

RV-10 Notifications and Letters

Title
Date Posted
Applies To
Descrip­tion
Details
Title
N 14-07-03
Date Posted
July 3, 2014
Applies To
All Van’s Aircraft RV Models
Descrip­tion
SAIB HQ-14-16 (all-metal lock nuts)
Title
N Fuel Valve Lever II Installation
Date Posted
December 20, 2011
Applies To
RV-3,4,6,7,8,9,10
Descrip­tion
Fuel Valve Lever II installation
Title
N Buying a Flying RV
Date Posted
April 19, 2011
Applies To
Buying a Flying RV
Descrip­tion
A letter to prospective buyers of flying RVs
Title
N RV-10 Door Latch Switches
Date Posted
February 13, 2008
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Door Latch Switches
Title
N Service Letter – Soft Rivets
Date Posted
November 26, 2007
Applies To
All RV kits
Descrip­tion
Soft Rivets
Title
N Master Switch
Date Posted
November 16, 2007
Applies To
Master Switches shipped after 10/2/2007
Descrip­tion
Inspect the back of the switch
Title
N RV-10 Motor Mount
Date Posted
January 15, 2007
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Motor/motor mount  interference
Title
N Battery Cables
Date Posted
October 18, 2006
Applies To
All #2 battery cables
Descrip­tion
Possible battery cable terminal failure
Title
N U-1023
Date Posted
September 21, 2006
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
U-1023 nose wheel bearing spacers
Title
N Tunnel Temp
Date Posted
June 12, 2006
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Fuselage Tunnel Temperature
Title
N RV-10 Spur Gear
Date Posted
May 18, 2006
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Door Handle Spur Gear
Title
N 60 amp Alternator Wiring Change
Date Posted
February 13, 2006
Applies To
All users of a 60 amp Alternator
Descrip­tion
60 amp Alternator Wiring Change
Title
N Axle Nuts
Date Posted
January 9, 2006
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Axle nut thread depth
Title
N FAB SB 05
Date Posted
October 1, 2005
Applies To
All builders and operators of any model of a Van's Aircraft kit aircraft except RV-12 
Descrip­tion
Filtered Airbox Advisory
Title
N Buying a Used RV Kit
Date Posted
August 11, 2004
Applies To
Buying a second-hand RV Kit
Descrip­tion
A letter to prospective buyers of a second-hand RV Kit  
Title
N Gascolator
Date Posted
September 4, 2003
Applies To
GAS-3 Gascolator
Descrip­tion
Recall
Title
N FAB SB 05 [superceded]
Date Posted
May 1, 2003
Applies To
Superceded by service letter October 1 2005
Descrip­tion
Filtered Airbox Advisory

RV-10 Revisions and Changes

Note: The date in a document’s title will not be the same as the date on which the document is posted. Drawing date represents the date the change was proposed/started. Date posted represents the completion/release date. Some revisions take longer than others to complete. Reasons include complexity, discovery of additional items needing revision, dependencies on other changes, validation/testing, parts fabrication, etc.

Document Key:
KAI = Kit Assembly Instructions (Number in title indicates the plans section number)
MM = Maintenance Manual
POH = Pilot Operating Handbook
PAP = Production Acceptance Procedures
FTS = Flight Training Supplement

Title
Date Posted
Applies To
Descrip­tion
Details
Title
OP 38
Date Posted
September 18, 2018
Applies To
RV-10 and 14
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
Section 5
Date Posted
August 23, 2018
Applies To
All RV Aircraft
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
5
Date Posted
February 28, 2018
Applies To
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
OP 55
Date Posted
January 6, 2017
Applies To
RV-7, RV-8, RV-9, RV-10, RV-14
Descrip­tion
Title
11-03
Date Posted
October 2, 2014
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
Section 3
Date Posted
October 2, 2014
Applies To
RV-3|RV-4|RV-6|RV-7|RV-8|RV-9|RV-10|RV-14
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
FF6 Page 1
Date Posted
November 4, 2009
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
FF6 Page 5
Date Posted
November 4, 2009
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
FF6 Page 6
Date Posted
November 4, 2009
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
46 Page 2
Date Posted
December 11, 2008
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
31Q Pages 4,9,10
Date Posted
December 8, 2008
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
11 Page 6
Date Posted
June 14, 2005
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
45 Page 16
Date Posted
March 10, 2005
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
FF4 Page 1
Date Posted
March 9, 2005
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
44 Pages 3,11,12
Date Posted
November 16, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
38 Page 10
Date Posted
November 15, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
35 Page 2
Date Posted
November 15, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
25 Pages 6,8
Date Posted
November 15, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
26 Page 3
Date Posted
November 15, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made
Title
11 Pages 2-6
Date Posted
August 8, 2004
Applies To
RV-10
Descrip­tion
Changes Made