• PiperForum.com is a vibrant community of Piper owners and pilots. Our over 1,500+ active members use Piper Forum to swap technical knowledge, plan meetups and sell planes/parts. We host technical knowledge of general aviation topics and specific topics on J3-Cubs, Cherokees, Comanches, Pacers and more. In addition to an instant community of pilots for you, PiperForum.com is a library of technical topics, airplane builds, images, technical manuals, technical documents and more.

    Access to PiperForum.com is subscription based. Subscriptions are only $49.99/year or $6.99/month to gain access to this great community and unmatched library of Piper knowledge.

    Click Here to Become a Subscribing Member and Access PiperForum.com in Full!

Nose gear strut leak (3rd repair)

Joined
Mar 11, 2022
Messages
14
Reaction score
0
Need some advice/suggestions. Had a shop on the feild repair my nose strut after I had a leak. it was leaking from the top of the trunion the first time. After I got it back, it leaked again after one flight. They fixed it again and it leaked again but this time from the bottom of the fork(as shown in the pic) I took it to my regular mechanic and last week he fixed it. Went in the hangar tonight and it’s leaking again from underneath again running down the side of the fork. He put a thicker gasket on but apparently it didn’t work. What should I try next. Thoughts?
 

Attachments

  • 1E503D79-089A-4922-9C53-8E6D62DA0930.jpeg
    1E503D79-089A-4922-9C53-8E6D62DA0930.jpeg
    1.1 MB · Views: 0
  • 23BD0D4F-17D7-42BB-AC5B-AD44B49F66C7.jpeg
    23BD0D4F-17D7-42BB-AC5B-AD44B49F66C7.jpeg
    802.2 KB · Views: 0

Latest posts

Top