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Karcher 5.86 electric power washer dead
There is no life from my power washer. I have stripped it down and confirmed there is continuity from the plug to the internal switch on the live and neutral. I've also replaced the large capacitor...
3 years ago 1
 
Kew 1500 Hobby
My rather old Kew 1500 Hobby pressure washer has been playing up recently, taking some time for the pressure to build up and then losing pressure for 20 - 30 seconds several times during operation....
3 years ago 1
 
can pressure washer cut through compost?
No further details provided I'm pretty confident it depends on the HP of the pressure washer, but my opinion is that mostly all pressure washers should be able to cut through compost.
5 years ago 1
 
I was using my 190 honda preasure washer , it quit running . low on oil, refill.
No further details provided I don't understand the question but I am assuming it has something to do with why your pressure washer stopped running. If so, then go through a simple diagnostic method to...
5 years ago 2
 
power washer honda no spark
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5 years ago
 
pressure washer will start for a few seconds, then turn off, is it low oil?
I bought a Nortstar 4000 psi pressure washer it was stored away, boght the gun and hose, it will only start for a few seconds then it shuts off, is it low oil in the motor? No check dump valve screw...
5 years ago 1
 
off/on switch does not shut off unit
karcher electric pressure washer the off/on switch will not shut unit down. the only a way to control is with the GFI at the wall plug.
5 years ago
 
troybilt 2600 psi power washer what type of oil?
I want to change the oil on my troy bilt 2600 psi power washer. what type of oil detergent, non-detergent? what grade? Check with B&S or Troy-Bilt, their website's are pretty good and you should have...
5 years ago 1
 
troy bilt pressure washer with B S motor what kind oil
No further details provided Of course, check with B&S or Troy-Bilt, their website's are pretty good and you should have the Troy-Bilt Model or Engine Model available. You can also check the oil plug,...
5 years ago 1
 
I accidentally ran a full tank of mixed oil and gas in my Troy Bilt pressure was
I have a Troy Bilt 2600 pressure washer and accidentally ran a full tank of oil gas mixed instead is just gas. It ran fine and started easily so I didn't know I grabbed the wrong can until i ran out...
5 years ago 1
 
why does karcher pressure washer gain and then loses pressure
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5 years ago
 
can i get spares for a six piston (3 either side) 300bar kew
i want to renovate this beast , however serial numbers are a bit weird only numbers i can find on it are 2200301 and what seems like either a starting with a poss 8 or 0 or c then 2606 80-9-8 90-8-1...
5 years ago
 
How much pump oil does my Troy-Bilt model 020208 hold
No further details provided It's too old for me to find a manual on it. But, confirms it takes SAE-30 oil. Which, always (vertical engines) means you have an oil plug instead of a dipstick. Meaning,...
5 years ago 1
 
Honda pressure washer won't start - sat up for 2 yrs. Need carb rebuild?
Honda GCV 160, 5.5 HP, Delta Shopmaster 2450 PSI. Would not start then sat up for 2 yrs. Put in fresh gas; spark plug looks good. Rope pulls ok. On 1st attempt, small amount of gas leaked rapidly from...
5 years ago 1
 
What kind of oil should I use in the pump
I bought a 3000psi pressure washer 2 weeks ago I checked the pump there is no oil on it what kind should I use Check with the engine manufacturer, B&S and Honda website's are pretty good and you...
5 years ago 1