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Troy built pressure washer had valves broken what caused this?

\015 After checking the pump due to a lack of pressure I discovered that the valves under the pistons were broken and the bottoms had blocked the ports. Why did this occur?\015

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Letting it freeze during the winter/leaving water in it for long periods of time letting it run with a build up of pressure not using it or just a stuck regulator valve
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