SB-573 Piper Wing Fuel Tank Cap Modification

Piper Service Bulletin No. 573

Applicability: Piper PA-11, PA-12, PA-14, PA-16, PA-18 serial numbers 18-1 thru 18-7609068, PA-20, PA-22

System: Fuel

Issue Date: February 8, 1978

Subject: Wing Fuel Tank Cap Modification

Summary: A recent fuel tank collapse was attributed to inadequate venting, caused by obstruction of the cap vent holes installed per Piper Service Bulletin No. 522.

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