Having problems with your Briggs & Stratton 2200 PSI Gas Pressure Washer ?

Water sprays out from underneath. The water is spraying forward and to the right. Is this a common gasket failure issue? Or do I really need to take it all apart? (sigh) I have so much else I have to do...


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I'm sorry to say but if you happen to have a vertical motor you'll be better off buying a new pump for 150.00 online.if you see the casing is made of pot metal which corrodes from the impurities of water mainly chlorine.stay away from pressure washers that have a shaft downward like a lawn mower they much like consumer use only for residential 1 to 3 times a year.find one with a horizontal shaft where you can have a much better chance of getting it fix or get replaceable parts for.feel free to question me i've been in this business for 30 years.
ps a replacement pump with a solid brass head would be better the main killer to these pumps is that they leave the unit running with trigger closed which causes pump tp rapidly heat up and cause failure you must squeeze trigger within 3 to 4 minutes tops so that the heated water in pump head has been released.
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