NOTE: This AD becomes effective on 25 Apr 2007.
Applicability: This AD applies to Models 182H, 182J, 182K, 182L, 182M, 182N, 182P, 182Q and 182R airplanes, all serial numbers that:
- Have Air Plains Services Corporation Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SA00152WI installed;
- Have a ground power receptacle mounted on the firewall (forward ground power receptacle); and
- Are certificated in any category.
Unsafe Condition: This AD results from a report of an in-flight and post-landing engine compartment fire. We are issuing this AD to detect and correct interference between the ground power electrical cable, the fuel strainer cable, and the fuel line between the auxiliary electrical fuel pump and the engine-driven fuel pump. This condition could lead to a fire in the engine compartment. See the AD for compliance instructions.