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My dewalt dp2800 pressure washer wont start an the spark plug was full of gas?


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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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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

I have an Excell VR2500 pressure washer with B & S 6.5 HP engine. It was running fine, but then stalled out and now will not start. Has clean gas and full oil. I pulled the spark plug it is producing a sufficient spark when starter cord is pulled. Any ideas what might be causing the problem? Please help.


The key things to check are the spark plug, the air filter, the fuel. If those are all new and in good shape then you probably have gum in the carburator. Get a can of starter fluid and a helper. One person squirt the starter fluid into the air in ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

Briggs and Stratton pressure washer will not start. I have a 6.75 hp pressure washer that is only a year old. when I pull cord it turns over but does not start. I changed plug and checked it, I have spark when pulling. I have 40-50 psi of compression when pulling also. gas was drained and is brand new. it was working fine last time it was used. I have tried starting it without the water line or spray wand hooked up and no difference. After about 10 or 15 pulls, can smell gas when I am trying to


Hello dave, the problem is compression to low,you need 60 to 130 lbs to run engine,check for blown head gasket,or bad rings,or a stuck open valve,hope this helps,, ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

PRESSURE WASHER WONT START PUT NEW OIL IN NEW SPARK PLUG NEW GAS


Check your ignition, sounds like you are not getting fire. Also check to see if it has an instrument that want let it start if the oil is to low. It could have Malfunctioned. Also double check your oil and make sure there's enough in it. ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

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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

Hi, I have a Dewalt pressure washer 3100 psi. I want to know why the pressure washer works okay for 1 hour then it stop working completely. the oil is fine, the spark plugs are okay, and when I tried to start it again it does not work. Can you please tell me what could be the problem? This pressure washer is almost brand new I have used it for only like 30 hours for 2 years that I have it. I used it couple times lately but same problem it works for 1 hour then it does not work any. I will


There are two common issues that will cause what you are describing. What you need to do is run the machine until it dies as you are describing. Then pull the spark plug and check for spark. If you do not have spark you have a failing stater. It is v ... Dewalt DPH3100 Gas Pressure Washer

Washer won't start tried everything , I could think of changed spark plug tried new gas , Two things that bother me are . if i take out the spark plug and put my thumb over the spark plug hole theres no pressure and the wire that comes from the coil to shut off the pw it has continunity from the coil to the pin that sticks up to shut off the pw but it also has continuity from the coil to all parts of motor.


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Won start Was using the pressure washer 1st time this year and started on the second pull. Ran out of gas shut-off also noticed it needed oil. Believe, I put too much oil so, I drained some and added gas. At first, there was no resistant in the pull so waited an hour and tried again. This time the resistant was there on the pull but still would not start; no attempt even to turn over. It's been a couple of days...changed the spark plug although, hardware guy said nothing was wrong with it..still


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I have a dewalt dp3100 pressure washer, i was using it for about an hour then it ran out of gas. After adding some gas it refuse to stop, it start for a few seconds then it would stop. its full of oil (but the oil is a little dirty) and the gas is half full. what could be the problem?


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I have a Troy Built 2500 PSI pressure washer with Honda 160 CVG motor. It won't start. I've replaced the gas and spark plug. Every time I pull the spark plug out it's soaked. Not sure


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Cannot start my pressure washer. Checked the spark plug - ok. Air filter - ok. Gas - ok. Choke - on. On/off switch - on. water - on. Trigger on wand - depressed to release pressure. Still won't start. Ideas?


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Pressure Washer Purchased in 2001. Used about 30 hours. It is very hard to start if at all. Good gas, good spark plug. Sometimes it will start within 50-100 pulls. After getting started, if you release hose trigger it will cut off. Any suggestions of what else to do? Thanks in advance.


I would look into getting the carb rebuilt, sounds like there is some gummed up valves. ... Pressure Washers

I have a Dewalt 3100 psi pressure washer which is hardly used since I bought it almost 2 years ago. It cannot start. It is full of gas and I have gone thru all the basic steps prior to pulling to start. it does not seems it wants to start.


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Pressure wsher wont start. added oil to pump resv. its full. changed plug . didnt change gas . been a couple years scince it was started. could it be the little relay or capicitor on side of motor that has wires going to on & off switch


Hi steve_shouse\015\012Make sure you are getting spark at the spark plug, to do this:Remove your spark plug and check to be sure you are getting a bright blue spark at the spark plug.You do this by grounding the plug on the head of the en ... Honda Pressure Washers

Can't start the Honda GX160 5.5 HP Electric motor on my Chore Master 2400psi Pressure Washer. Got gas (checked through feed line), new spark plug, switch on, gas, choke ok, throttle a bit funky (about 12 years old on loan from a friend unused for 5+ years, no manuals). Recoil string sounds close to kicking over, but pretty half-heartedly ...


Is there an oil sensor unit if it is going bad it tells the engine the oil low and engine wont start. I had same problem with my pressure washer, i just unplugged the sensor unit and it started fine ever since ... Pressure Washers

I have a Karcher 2,600 PSI 2.3 GPM Gas Pressure Washer G 2600 VHR that I have used once last summer. I have stored the PW in my basement with no fuel in the gas tank. The PW was never exposed to freezing temps. I cannot get the PW to start. I put new fuel into the tank, the oil is good, I drained the carburetor, and the spark plug works (tested it). I pull the cord and the engine doesn't turn. Fuel value is on, choke is pulled, and the starter switch is turned on. System is practically brand new


Hi I have a similar pressure washer from Kartcher and the same scenario as yours I have owned it for about 2 years and noticed that it was getting harder and harder to start with each time I use it which is months. If your pw has a honda engine on i ... Karcher G 2600 VH Gas Pressure Washer

I have a 2550 psi pressure washer with a 6.75 hp briggs and stratton engine with ready start. i wont start. has gas and oil plug looks good. any solutions?


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Pressure washer has been sitting up for about 2 years.. worked perfectly before I parked it.. lol.. But, I put a new spark plug on, cleaned the filter, sprayed carb cleaner in it drained the gas tank and added new gas.. But it still does the same thing.. It starts in the choke position, runs awhile, and then shuts off. While its running, I tried to put the switch in the run position and it kills. Just wanted to see what an expert would say about the matter before I Brake it down. thanks


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