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Motor stops when trigger is pulled to spray
\015 Hi. We own a briggs and stratton 20211 power washer Last fall, when we started it to clean our deck, we got the engine running fine, but then when we pulled the trigger to begin the washing, the engine stopped. We decided to clean it well (mice have been known t get into the engine) but when attempting again this spring, the same happened. The engine continues to start up just fine but every time we pull that trigger, it stops. Please help. Do I need a new pump? or can it be fixed inexpensively. Thank\015
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