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Push rod tube leaking oil

Started Sep 4 0 Replies

My 3300A s/n 1003 just started leaking oil from the #1 cylinder forward push rod tube at the crankcase. Looks like a pretty easy fix but just looking for anyone who has removed the cylinder head to…Continue

Ivoprop

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Simmons Jul 8. 5 Replies

Anyone have an Ivoprop in flight adjustable pitch on there Jabiru? Continue

Vernier throttle cable for a 601 with a Jabiru 3300

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Austin Jun 1. 3 Replies

I’m wanting to put a vernier throttle cable on my 601 with a Jabiru 3300. Has anyone tried something other than the McFarline cable?Continue

Jabiru 3300 generation serial numbers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joe Donohue May 2. 4 Replies

I’m pretty sure I’ve seen a list of the 3300 generations 1 2 3 and 4 serial numbers but I can’t find it.can I get some help please.Continue

 

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Push rod tube leaking oil

My 3300A s/n 1003 just started leaking oil from the #1 cylinder forward push rod tube at the crankcase. Looks like a pretty easy fix but just looking for anyone who has removed the cylinder head to replace the push rod tube o rings for tips, tricks and advice.See More
Sep 4
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Ivoprop

Anyone have an Ivoprop in flight adjustable pitch on there Jabiru? See More
Jul 6
Joe Donohue posted a discussion

Vernier throttle cable for a 601 with a Jabiru 3300

I’m wanting to put a vernier throttle cable on my 601 with a Jabiru 3300. Has anyone tried something other than the McFarline cable?See More
May 25
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Jabiru 3300 generation serial numbers

I’m pretty sure I’ve seen a list of the 3300 generations 1 2 3 and 4 serial numbers but I can’t find it.can I get some help please.See More
Apr 28
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Trutrak autopilot in a 601

I’m plan putting in a trutrak, bending king xcruze 100 autopilot system in my 601. Looking for feedback from anyone who has done this. Using a garmin 550 to drive it.See More
Dec 3, 2020
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Dynon 100 with autopilot?

I’m considering adding the Dynon servos, AP74 and gps antenna with my D100. Anyone have this installed and if so how well does it work?See More
Oct 29, 2020
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3 to 1 straight exhaust pipes

I’m considering using the 3 to 1 straight pipes on my 601 during the warm weather. Any one have those installed and if so where did u get them and how much?See More
Jul 28, 2020
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Jabiru 3300 muffler

After waiting 5 weeks for a new muffler it arrived today. It has 6 inlets but no outlet. I guess I’m supposed to drill a hole and weld the outlet pipe to it. Has anyone had to do this on their Jabiru engines?See More
Jul 13, 2020
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Muffler repair or replace

I’ve found 2 cracks on my Jabiru 3300 muffler. The former owner told me he had it welded once. I haven’t checked on the price of new or repair yet. I’d like to hear from anyone in this group that has had the same issue.See More
May 24, 2020
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Jabiru 3300 EGT readings extreme fluctuation

I have a 601XLB with a Jabiru 3300, Dynon 100 and 120. The EGT readings on #1 and sometimes on #2and #3 fluctuate from normal to extremely high and then negative numbers. I’m pretty sure it’s in the probes or wiring. Anyone else had this problem and fixed it?See More
Feb 17, 2020
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601 canopy adjustable opening bar

Anyone know where to get this adjustable opening mechanism in these pictures I saw it on a video on you tube titled,  HBTV - Zenith 601XL-B / First Audio TestSee More
Jan 17, 2020
Joe Donohue posted a discussion

Canopy adhesive

I’m replacing the canopy seals on my 601. Zenith recommended locktite stick n seal p/n 23782 which has been discontinued. Any suggestions?See More
Jan 14, 2020

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