Part Number: TL-KT-2

TORQUE LINK KIT, Cessna, Nose Gear

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Torque Link Repair Kits for Cessna Aircraft
Solves and prevents many wheel shimmy problems

  • Complete FAA-PMA kits include all commonly replaced torque link parts
  • Only McFarlane has shims in three thicknesses for a precision fit
  • Catalog pages for nose wheel steering parts

 

Can You Stop Nose Gear Shimmy? by Dave McFarlane

 

 

Eligibility Notes:
Note 1: TL-KT-8 and TL-KT-9 torque link kits are used on Cessna model aircraft with heavy duty landing gear that utilizes AN6 size (3/8-24 UNF) bolts in the upper and lower torque link joints. The normal duty landing gear uses AN4 size (1/4-28 UNF) bolts in the upper and lower torque link joints.

Note 2:
Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-2 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).

 

Note 3: Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-5 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-4 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).

Note 4: Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-7 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).

Note 5: Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-11 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).

 

 

Can't decide if you have the standard or heavy duty nose wheel?
The bolt sizes on your torque link can help you decide. Use the following table to help you determine the correct torque link kit for your application.

 

Width Across Hex Flats Bolt Total Length Bolt Dia. TL-KT-1 TL-KT-2 TL-KT-4 TL-KT-5 TL-KT-6 TL-KT-7 TL-KT-8 TL-KT-9 TL-KT-10 TL-KT-11
.490- .502 1.82- 1.88 .311- .312 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
.428- .440 1.89- 1.94 .246- .249 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.428- .440 3.01- 3.07 .246- .249 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.428- .440 3.13- 3.20 .246- .249 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
.428- .440 4.13- 4.20 .246- .249 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.553- .565 3.18- 3.24 .371- .374 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
.428- .440 4.12- 4.20 .248- .249 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.367- .376 1.79- 1.84 .188- .189 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1
.429- .439 3.16- 3.24 .248- .249 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2

 

 

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Kit Components

Part Number TL-KT-2 contains the following:

Component Description Quantity U/M
AN310-3 NUT, Castellated, 10-32 1.000 EACH
AN310-4 NUT 2.000 EACH
MC0543047-1 SPACER, Torque Link 1.000 EACH
MC0543047-2 SPACER, Torque Link 1.000 EACH
MCS1450-6B14-007 SHIM TORQUE LINK 2.000 EACH
MCS1450-6B14-010 SHIM TORQUE LINK 5.000 EACH
MCS1450-6B14-012 SHIM TORQUE LINK 2.000 EACH
MCS1450-6B14-015 SHIM TORQUE LINK 2.000 EACH
MS24665-132 COTTER PIN, 1/16"" X 1/2"" 3.000 EACH
NAS1149F0332P WASHER, 3/16, Steel, .032 4.000 EACH
NAS1149F0432P WASHER, 1/4, Steel, .032 4.000 EACH
NAS1149F0463P WASHER, 1/4, Steel, .063 4.000 EACH
NAS6203-22D BOLT 1.000 EACH
NAS6204-43D BOLT 2.000 EACH
NAS77-3-023 BUSHING 2.000 EACH
NAS77-6-088 BUSHING 4.000 EACH

Supersedures

OEM Part Number McFarlane Part Number Comment
TCTL TL-KT-2 Verify eligibility to determine the correct kit.
TCTL-KT TL-KT-2 Verify eligibility to determine the correct kit.

Eligible Aircraft

Make Series Model Beginning S/N Ending S/N Quantity Per Aircraft Location Comment Eligibility Chart
Cessna 206 206 206-0001 206-0275 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 206 P206 P206-0002 P206-0160 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 206 P206A P206-0161 P206-0306 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 206 TP206A P206-0191 P206-0306 1 nose strut torque link See Note 5 6167
Cessna 206 TU206A U206-0487 U206-0656 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 206 U206 U206-0276 U206-0437 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 206 U206A U206-0438 U206-0656 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167
Cessna 210 210K 21059200 21059502 1 nose strut torque link See Note 2 6167

Eligibility Chart 6167 Notes:

  1. TL-KT-8 and TL-KT-9 torque link kits are used on Cessna model aircraft with heavy duty landing gear that utilizes AN6 size (3/8-24 UNF) bolts in the upper and lower torque link joints. The normal duty landing gear uses AN4 size (1/4-28 UNF) bolts in the upper and lower torque link joints.
  2. Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~ 2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~ 2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-2 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).
  3. Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~ 2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-5 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~ 2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-4 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).
  4. Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~ 2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~ 2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-7 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).
  5. Aircraft models in this serial range may use one of two choices for McFarlane Torque Link Kits. The aircraft that have both upper and lower spacers measuring ~ 2 inches long will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-1 (containing two MC0543047-1 spacers). The aircraft that has an upper spacer measuring ~ 2.6 inches and a lower spacer measuring ~2 inches will use McFarlane Torque Link Kit TL-KT-11 (containing one MC0543047-1 and one MC0543047-2 spacer).

Related Product Catalog Pages

Torque Link Kit Catalog Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Question
How do you remove torque link bushings to install new ones?
I installed a torque link kit and serviced my shimmy dampener; why do I still have a shimmy problem?
Do I need anything else besides the torque link repair kit?
Is the proper nut and bolt torque important?

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