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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1801 To 2400|
|Locale Reference||airport : zzz.airport|
|Altitude||agl single value : 0|
|Operator||common carrier : air carrier|
|Make Model Name||B737-700|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Flight Phase||ground : maintenance|
|Affiliation||company : air carrier|
|Function||maintenance : technician|
|Qualification||technician : powerplant|
technician : airframe
|Anomaly||aircraft equipment problem : less severe|
maintenance problem : improper documentation
maintenance problem : improper maintenance
non adherence : published procedure
non adherence : far
|Resolutory Action||none taken : detected after the fact|
|Maintenance||contributing factor : lighting|
performance deficiency : installation
performance deficiency : non compliance with legal requirements
performance deficiency : logbook entry
performance deficiency : inspection
|Problem Areas||Maintenance Human Performance|
|Primary Problem||Maintenance Human Performance|
Aircraft was schedule for routine overnight check. During routine checks, nose tires were found to be worn to limits and required replacement. I replaced nose tires from the svcable tire carts and signed off as required. I was notified about the problem and understood that bias tires are not supposed to be in stock.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: A B737-700 WAS DISPATCHED IN NON COMPLIANCE WITH THE INCORRECT NOSE TIRE AND WHEEL ASSEMBLIES REPLACED. BIAS PLY TIRES WERE INSTALLED.
Narrative: ACFT WAS SCHEDULE FOR ROUTINE OVERNIGHT CHK. DURING ROUTINE CHKS, NOSE TIRES WERE FOUND TO BE WORN TO LIMITS AND REQUIRED REPLACEMENT. I REPLACED NOSE TIRES FROM THE SVCABLE TIRE CARTS AND SIGNED OFF AS REQUIRED. I WAS NOTIFIED ABOUT THE PROB AND UNDERSTOOD THAT BIAS TIRES ARE NOT SUPPOSED TO BE IN STOCK.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of July 2007 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.