Having problems with your Briggs & Stratton Briggs Stratton 2550 Psigaspressure Washer ?

I have a Troybilt 2000 PSI gas pressure washer. The engine runs great until I squeeze the wand trigger. At this point the engine immediately shuts off. Any ideas as to why?


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