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The bypass valve that relieves pressure when not in use is sticking.Try to back flush pressure washer to see if you can clean some of the gunk that may have built up inside.Sometimes it gets sand in the inlet that sticks it open..
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Solution for ''PRESSURE WASHER MOTOR KILLS AFTER A COUPLE MINUTES WHEN YOU PULL TRIGGER RUNS FINE WITHOUT PRESSURE''


The bypass valve that relieves pressure when not in use is sticking.Try to back flush pressure washer to see if you can clean some of the gunk that may have built up inside.Sometimes it gets sand in the inlet that sticks it open.. ... Pressure Washers

Karcher 3100 pressure washer, motor runs fine but when I squeeze the trigger on handle, high pressure pump won't come on unless I remove tip and water is coming out of wand without restriction. Help anyone have any ideas? It did come on once but when I let go of trigger it wouldn't come back on.


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I have a Craftsman power washer model 580 752020. When I start it up, turn on the switch the electric motor runs fine until I either close the trigger to the spray nozzle or press the trigger for power spray. The electric motor just shuts down, if I take my finger off the pressure and let the water run with no presssure the motor runs fine. My question is this. Is the capasitator on the electric motor the probable cause and is there a way to check out the capasitator to see if it is malfuncti


I doubt that it has anything to do with the capacitor on the motor. i think you are having a problem with the actual Motor Drive circuitry. What is happening is when you close the switch, this tells the Motor to "Ramp Up" to pump the water out, what ... Craftsman Pressure Washers

I have a petrol pressure washer, it runs fine but as soon as i pull the trigger on the lance the motor really struggles then cuts out after a little while


Your unloader on your pump is working but when you ask for the engine to work it struggles I would check the air cleaner the passage in the carburetor could be slightly plugged starving the engine for fuel check and make sure the choke is fully opene ... Pressure Washers

Pressure washer, motor runs fine until trigger is engaged.


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NO PRessure i have a Honda gcv160 5.5 dt2400cs CRANKS RUNS FINE AS LONG AS TRIGGER IS pulled to let water trough it has no pressure soon as you let go pressure starts building then it kills the motor will not run unless you hold handel


Hi It sounds to me like your unloader valve is stuck, this is the thing that is meant to move up and down when pressing the trigger.Please remove the unloader valve assembly and check for damage. If no damage is found then grease and lubricate this p ... Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

When the washer is at rest with water on and power on the pump runs on and off on its own but when i pull the trigger the washer works fine in low pressure and high pressure


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I have a 2300 psi gas pressure washer, campbell hausfeld, runs fine but water comes out the nozzle like a hose , no high pressure. inlet filter is clean and when you pull the trigger on the nozzle water comes out like a hose but no pressure


If you no longer have High Pressure coming out while machine is running, it's a pump issue. ... Campbell Hausfeld PW2575 Pressure Washer

I have a Husky 2600 Psi 2.3 GPM Honda powered gas pressure washer. When i turn it on the motor runs fine, But when i squeeze the trigger the water is not pressurized when it comes out. How do i fix this problem?


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I have a Quantum pressure washer and it is smoking right between the motor and the pump after it runs for a couple minutes!? It seems to run fine but I shut irt down when I see the smoke and the smell?


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I have a Generac 2300 pressure washer that has not been used for a couple of years. The engine runs fine but I get absolutely not increase in pressure when I press the trigger on the sprayer. Where should I start trying to diagnose? Thanks, Mike


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I have a generac 2200 psi pressure washer. It starts and runs fine as long as I have the trigger pulled to spray water. When i let off the trigger it kills the engine. What could this be and how can I fix it? Model number is 01040-2


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Karcher k2.35 pressure washer, motor is running, water is flowing, but when you press the trigger only a fine jet of water comes out.


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PRESSURE WASHER RUNNING BUT NO WATER COMES OUT WHEN YOU PULL THE TRIGGER??? IT WORKED FINE WHEN I FIRST STARTED IT. I THEN SHUT IT OFF TO MOVE IT. WHEN I STARTED IT BACK UP, IT STOPPED WORKING.


The water admittance valve is stuck. The spring loaded valve lets more water into the pump when the pressure drops when you trigger the wand. Take the valve apart, clean the bore with crocus cloth on a dowel rod. Replace the O Rings and lube with ... Pressure Washers

John Deere 3300 PSi pressure washer shutting off while in use.Everything appears fine Oil level,Gal level,Air cleaner ok etc.. May run 2 minutes or 12 minutes then spudders a bit then Bang "Off" as if i turned it off.May or may not restart after a couple of pulls.


John Deere will replace the cap for free; they acknowledge the vendor who supplied Briggs & Stratton gas caps provided faulty caps. Call 1-888-228-3068 then 1 (English), 2, 1 and a technician will ask you for model number and Serial Number ... Dewalt 3800 PSI Pressure Washer

My pressure washer starts fine, shoots water OK. After running for 5-10 minutes cleaning siding I shut off machine. I go to start it again within a minute or two and the thing feels like it's just about seized. If i wait until the motor is completely cool, it will pull start freely and start right up. I think something is wrong with the pump, not the engine.


Your pressure washer may not have an ez-start valve installed from the factory. Without the ezstart valve, you will need to hold the trigger on the wand open to release the pressure to easily start your engine. This link will show you wh ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

I have a Generac pressure washer, model #01450-0, with a Honda 5hp motor. The motor runs fine, but the pressure hose pulsates as if the pump is intermittently making pressure, and the pressure out of the sprayer is about half of what it should be. A friend suggested replacing the seals in the unloader. I bought an unloader kit, replaced everything and it still runs the same. It will build a small amount of pressure, spray for a few seconds, then the pressure dropps to almost nothing. Any help ap


Take a small diameter wire and poke thru the discharge hole of the spray head to clean out.\015\012Second time in 6 months that I had the same problem. The problem is alway in the spray head. ... Pressure Washers

We have a Karcher G2500VH pressure washer. If you start the engine with the trigger pulled on the spray wand it will run at full pressure until you release the trigger. after that, when you pull the trigger it will not have any more pressure than the water hose feeding it. Does it have an internal unloader valve? What is the part number?


Hi, Karcher calls the unloader valve a spill valve, this is a link to a full drawing/parts listing , and your fault description might well be a sticking /seized unloader(spill ) valve hope this helps ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

I have 2400psi washer gas will run w/hi pressure, when i release trigger and then pull trigger for hi pressure it will take minutes to get hi pressure, longer i run longer for pressure to come back.


Hi and welcome to FixYa. I am Kelly. \015\012\015\012First off check to see if there is an inlet screen at the house water hose connection point. Remove it and clean it then reinstall. If the screen was clean.......\015\012The u ... Honda Karcher G2400HH-R Pressure Washer

Briggs and Stratton pressure washer will not start. I have a 6.75 hp pressure washer that is only a year old. when I pull cord it turns over but does not start. I changed plug and checked it, I have spark when pulling. I have 40-50 psi of compression when pulling also. gas was drained and is brand new. it was working fine last time it was used. I have tried starting it without the water line or spray wand hooked up and no difference. After about 10 or 15 pulls, can smell gas when I am trying to


Hello dave, the problem is compression to low,you need 60 to 130 lbs to run engine,check for blown head gasket,or bad rings,or a stuck open valve,hope this helps,, ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

The washer cycle stopped without warning, i thought the timer or the timer motor but it is not the timer works fine and so is the motor. but the timer motor runs til the washer motor starts than is the timer stops and the washer is working but not cycling so no rince or drain or soap etc... just pumping water. if you can tell me what might be the problem, thank you. like i said the timer stops when the washer motor start.


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Pressure washer runs fine until I turn hose on, runs for a minute than motor stops, I release garden hose connecton and motor will run fine....


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Pressure washer start fine and idles appropriately trigger is depressed washer runs for about five minutes then just shuts off. Engine restarts fine but when trigger is depressed engine shuts off


Looks like the fuel cap may not be venting try it with the cap loose allowing air into the tank sounds like lack of fuel entering into the carburetor. ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Pressure Washer I have a Porter Cable pressure model no.PCH2401.It works fine for 5 minutes,then I can hear the motor loading down and then it stalls out. I tried to start it and it was very hard to pull on. disconnected the water supply and if was very easy to pull and started right up. I noticed the pump was very hot.This unit has a thermal relief valve on it,shouldn't it have released when it gets to a certain temperature .I was thinking maybe this is why it might be shutting the motor


Any leaks from connection at pump to gun and wand assembly if so the valve is detecting leakage and open up again without u squeezing trigger it builds up in the head.if your trigger gun is leaking internally then you will need to replace the gun thi ... Pressure Washers

The last time I used the pressure washer was running fine. A few minutes later I tried to start it up and could barely turn it over. I removed the recoil and could turn it a little easier backwards. The motor is a Honda GC190 on a karcher pressure washer and has 20 -30 hours of running time. Thanks Clint


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