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|Local Time Of Day||0601 To 1200|
|Locale Reference||airport : zzz.airport|
|Altitude||agl single value : 0|
|Operator||common carrier : air carrier|
|Make Model Name||A321|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Affiliation||company : air carrier|
|Function||maintenance : technician|
|Qualification||technician : airframe|
technician : powerplant
|Anomaly||aircraft equipment problem : critical|
maintenance problem : improper maintenance
non adherence : far
non adherence : published procedure
|Independent Detector||other other : 1|
|Resolutory Action||none taken : detected after the fact|
|Maintenance||performance deficiency : non compliance with legal requirements|
performance deficiency : installation
performance deficiency : logbook entry
|Problem Areas||Maintenance Human Performance|
|Primary Problem||Maintenance Human Performance|
I was made aware the left nosewheel axle bushing was missing on aircraft X. Upon tire change in ZZZ; I remember seeing the bushing through axle from the right side looking to the left. Upon tire being changed it was noted the bushing was missing. 10 day extension per MEL.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: AN AIRBUS A-321 LEFT NOSEWHEEL AXLE BUSHING WAS FOUND MISSING DURING NOSE TIRE CHANGE.
Narrative: I WAS MADE AWARE THE L NOSEWHEEL AXLE BUSHING WAS MISSING ON ACFT X. UPON TIRE CHANGE IN ZZZ; I REMEMBER SEEING THE BUSHING THROUGH AXLE FROM THE R SIDE LOOKING TO THE L. UPON TIRE BEING CHANGED IT WAS NOTED THE BUSHING WAS MISSING. 10 DAY EXTENSION PER MEL.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of January 2009 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.