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My oil burner from my pressure washer is not firing just blow air


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Karcher 2400R I have not used my pressure washer for 6 months. It was left full of gas in the garage. I tried to start it but it would not fire up so I change the gas, oil, and spark plug, took apart the carburator and cleaned it out with carb cleaner. I went ahead and put everything together, pull the cord and wanted to start. While trying to start it after I sprayed starting fluid in the air cleaner I noticed that gas was coming back from the crankcase breather hose into the air filter choking


You have a poor signal to the spark plug usually caused by a rusty fly wheel found underneath the pullcord casing. clean it with releasing ajent such as wd 40. common when not in use for a while. ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

My pressure washer is blowing white smoke and i found oil in the air filter


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Brand new Northstar hot water pressure washer, 2000 psi, electric and Diesel fired burner. The burner will not come on??? It works ok as a cold water unit but the burner will not fire even with the Heat switch on and fuel in tank?? What could cuse this?


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Pressure washer that leaks oil through the air breather


Most likely your air filter is plugged or dirty, or the crank case vent valve needs to be cleaned.if it still does it check that the oil level is at the full mark, if overfilled it would cause the same problem. ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Pressure washer leaks oil through air cleaner


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Wayne oil burner wont stay lit on hydro tek pressure washer


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My BE Honda 5.0 2900 psi pressure washer has oil in air filter. I believe it is because my buddy left it tilted to the side in th ecar when he borrowed it. How can I fix it? It is probably low on oil as now due to this. How much oil does it take? As there is no dip stick to check the level, Do I need to empty it all out and refill it


Hi there ibharti sounds like gx 160 honda ohv engine \015\012\015\012replace the air filter if it has been wet with oil, , remove the float bowl and check for oil in the carb, blow the jets out, top up the oil to the point o ... Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

I have a 7 hp B&G craftsman Pressure washer , if I place an air filter on it ,it wound't start or run , if I remove the air filter it would run like a champ, but after 10 mints , oil would shoot out off the carb like a running faucet , why is it not running with the filter on,.Now am not so sure if the air filter is the correct size , because when I put it on it seem to be a bit on the taller size rather than a perfect fit, thanks for your help , in Hollywood , Reinaldo Roman .


First,It sounds like the air filter is full of dirt preventing air from flowing through, starving the engine of air.As for the oil shooting through, are you certain the oil is coming from teh carb?. Makes no sense the engine w ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washer Projectpro Spray Nozzle

Hi. I have a Briggs & Stratton 2800PSI gas pressure washer. I can get it to start, but after about 5 min, then it quits. I have cleaned the carb, change oil, changed plug, new gas, cleaned/checked air filter. Nothing will keep it running. Wondering if it may be not enough water pressure, but would that cause it to stop like that? When it runs, it does a good job, but it stops just as you get going. Do you have any other suggestions? Thanks!


If it wont start, check for spark.how you do that,ok take the spark plug wire out put it close to the sparkplug(use some gloves or something to insulate your self from get electric shot from the spark) find some one who pull the start rope, if you do ... Briggs & Stratton Prosumer 20324 Gas Pressure Washer

Throttle problems Homelite pressure washer model UT80709A. bought it 10 months ago with no problems and stored it for last 9 months. Before doing so, drained gas, oil. Brought out of storage a few days ago, filled with fresh gas, oil, cleaned air filter. Starts great first try but after about 30 seconds the throttle starts visibly revving the motor a litlle at first then gradually faster and faster until it seems to flood and die. Then you cant start for about an hour and its the same story. Hav


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I HAVE A NEW CRAFTSMAN PRESSURE WASHER WITH KEY START. I HAVE USED IT ONCE AND WHEN I TRIED TO START IT IT WAS HARD TO START HAD TO PULL START IT. NOW IT WONT START. LET PRESSURE OUT HAVE HOSE OH AND RUNNING, NEW SPARK PLUG HAS OIL, GAS FILTER FINE.HAS GOOD COMPRESSION, BUT WILL NOT FIRE GET SOME RECOIL. GETTING GAS TO SPARK PLUG AND GETTING SPARK. IM LOST PLEASE HELP.


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Troy bilt pressure washer series 675, why does oil comes out of the air filter?


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Mi T M GH 2403 pressure washer and the burner won't fire to heat water.


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I have an older Landa Pressure Washer. The burner is not working. Once I get the machine running and water flowing to the pressure washer, with the wand pressed, I flip the burner on switch....and nothing...I have no idea how to work on a pressure washer burner. I have been told it could be the igniter, but I don't know how to fix it if it is. Any help is appreciated.


Check for 12V at the igniter connector with the unit running. If you have 12V and no igniter it may be stuck or bad. Thrun the unit off and read continuity across the DISCONNECTED igniter plug / terminals to the igniter. No resistance = open ignit ... Pressure Washers

Karcher Pro Line HD3000 pressure washer ...engine keeps cutting out when spray wand is at full power.. fresh gas, oil is good, cleaned air filter, inlet water supply is strong


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My pressure washer doesnt seem to run properly. i have changed the fuel,air filter,spark plug and the oil. It will start but runs poorly.


Ok the first thing you need to check is if the spark is fireing. To do this you need to remove the plug plug it into the spark plug cap hold it on the cylinder head pull the engine over it will pull easy and see if you have a blueish spark jumping th ... Briggs & Stratton 2200 PSI Gas Pressure Washer

My Diesel Fired Burner on my Hot Water Pressure Washer leaks diesel below the Hot box. It has new diesel from the gas station..


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I have a craftsman Pressure washer Model 580-725400 the unit has ran great until today. I last used the unit 1 week ago with no problems but now I have to run the machine almost full choke to get it it rev up and run smooth. The engine oil is clean and filled to the proper point. The spark plug is new and gapped proper. The air filter is new also. And the gas is 97 Oct and fresh. When it choke it to crank the engione I move the choen to run and the engine struggles to run. When I move the choke


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Troy built 2350 psi 2.0 gpm. pressure washer. starts onne then dies. will not start again. has briggs and straton motor. has been sitting up for the winter. have changed spark pulg. checked air filter that is clean, has oil and gas.


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I have a HDS 950 er915 I have the pressure washer working but can't get the steam cleaner to ingnight the spark is working all the time even when just on pump but it will not inject oil even on full heat setting with burner switch on


The fuel pump is controlled by several things. A flow switch, a thermostat, a pressure switch. All must be working for the heater to work. Also you said inject oil. I hope you mean diesel fuel or kerosene. It won't burn oil. ... Karcher Pressure Washers

Wont start I have a North Star pressure washer that has been in storage for three years.It has the Honda motor GX 160 5.5 I put in new gas changed the oil, air filter,and spark plug.But it wont kick over. Im not sure how to work the levers upon starting it.Theres one for gas, choke,idle,and of course an on switch.Please help


Tip a cap full of fuel in top of the carb to start intitially, check for spark as common fault is on/off switch, If no spark, link the 2 wires on on/off switch together. ... 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

I have a northern 3000 psi hot water pressure washer everything works but the burner will not fire up to heat the water


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I have a Craftsman 2700 psi pressure washer with a Briggs and Stratton 850 engine (80 year anniversary special addition) . It is about 2 years old and used very little and will not start. I filled it with fresh fuel and checked the oil. I also replaced the spark plug and air filter. I checked the fuel line thinking it may not be getting fuel, but there is no obstruction from the tank to the end of the fuel line. I am out of TS options short of taking it to a service center.


Here is the long answer with everything we learned while using a power \015\012washer twice a day for years::\015\012It sounds like could be one of the problems listed below or a \015\012combination of those things.\015\012\015\0121 ... Briggs Stratton 020273 Elite Series Portable Gas Pressure Washer
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