FAA Unapproved Parts Notifications published by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration. This information has recently been updated, and is available on the FAA website at this link: http://www.faa.gov/aircraft/safety/programs/sups/upn/2014/ - The UPN number is 2014-20140626002
The purpose of this notification is to advise aircraft owners, operators, manufacturers, maintenance organizations, and parts suppliers and distributors regarding Cessna Aircraft Model 560XLS Aileron Cables, marked with Cessna production work order number 23449052 produced that do not meet regulatory requirements.
Information received during an FAA suspected unapproved parts investigation revealed that Cessna Aircraft Company, One Cessna Boulevard, PO Box 7704, Wichita, Kansas 67277 sold and represented Model 560XLS Aileron Cables, as suitable for installation on a type certificated product without ensuring the cables met the approved type design.
Evidence indicates that Aileron Cable, part number 6660002-14 marked with Cessna production work order number 23449052 do not meet the FAA approved type design.