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Pre-Annual Maintenance Supplies

I’ve covered this in other posts, but just for my own use, I thought it would be nice to put together a list of things I need before starting the annual.


032 gauge safety wire for Oil Filter
Oil Filter
Air Filter
Spark Plug Gaskets
Cotter Pins for Main Wheels
Battery for ELT if necessary
AAA Batteries for Headset and Flashlights


1 small container of blue-label GoJo for cleaning the belly and hands
2 old wash cloths for applying GoJo
2 toothbrushes for getting GoJo in the cracks
3 rolls of Bounty paper towels
1 handful disposable gloves
1 yogurt cup for soaking spark plugs
1 handful rubber bands for keeping seat belts out of the way
2 garbage bags
1 plastic grocery bag or freezer bag for removing oil filter


Make sure no one has borrowed these.
Shop Lights
Ladder for checking the tail

Things from Home

Battery Powered Screwdriver
Handheld Radio for Checking ELT
Camera/iPad for remembering how things go back together


$20 Gift Card at Hardware Store

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