Having problems with your Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000 ?

Pressure washer cranks and runs fine but wnt build up pressure.

Answers :

There might be a broken piston in the pump.
\015\012you will need to check each one & replace the faulty one.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Pressure washer cranks and runs fine but wnt build up pressure.

There might be a broken piston in the pump.\015\012you will need to check each one & replace the faulty one. ... Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

I have a Generac pressure washer, model #01450-0, with a Honda 5hp motor. The motor runs fine, but the pressure hose pulsates as if the pump is intermittently making pressure, and the pressure out of the sprayer is about half of what it should be. A friend suggested replacing the seals in the unloader. I bought an unloader kit, replaced everything and it still runs the same. It will build a small amount of pressure, spray for a few seconds, then the pressure dropps to almost nothing. Any help ap

Take a small diameter wire and poke thru the discharge hole of the spray head to clean out.\015\012Second time in 6 months that I had the same problem. The problem is alway in the spray head. ... Pressure Washers

I have a troybilt pressure washer when i crank it up it builds pressure when i engange the pressure it takes about 5 seconds and pressure goes away if i let off the trigger it will build pressure again it only has about 20 hours of use on it (i did run a acid solution through it for my driveway wonder if that ate up a seal)

Unloader valve is the most likely suspect here.\015\012Remove and clean with penetrating oil then reinstall.\015\012\015\012Also add some LIGHT oil into your supply hose via a small funnel. 3-in-1 household oil or power steer ... Pressure Washers

NO PRessure i have a Honda gcv160 5.5 dt2400cs CRANKS RUNS FINE AS LONG AS TRIGGER IS pulled to let water trough it has no pressure soon as you let go pressure starts building then it kills the motor will not run unless you hold handel

Hi It sounds to me like your unloader valve is stuck, this is the thing that is meant to move up and down when pressing the trigger.Please remove the unloader valve assembly and check for damage. If no damage is found then grease and lubricate this p ... Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

Troy Bilt pressure washer model 020209 will not build pressure-have checked all screens and intake in pressure hose and garden hose from house to pump. water leaks at gun handle- took it apart and oiled piston- was ''grabby'' but now snappy but still leaks. Engine starts fine and runs fine. Please help.

A leaking gun will kill all the pressure. You may need to repair or replace the gun ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

I have an 1800 psi coleman gas washer that worked fine,then the next time i went to use it no pressure.motor runs fine,good water pressure just will not build pressure thanks dave

... Coleman Pressure Washer PW0881800

Dewalt dpd3300 pressure washer - runs for 2 minutes, when pressure builds it shuts down. It i keep the trigger on the wand depressed it runs fine...

... Dewalt DPD3300 Commercial Pressure Washer

My karcher K2.98 pressure washer does not build up pressure. I checked hose and inlets and cleaned filter. Motor running fine, but no pressure.

... Karcher Pressure Washers

2550psi Troy bilt with Briggs engine. Pressure washer runs ok and builds pressure. But, when the nozzle lever is depressed the pressure is strong and then drops to a much lower pressure and a fine spray.

... Briggs & Stratton Briggs Stratton 2550 Psigaspressure Washer

Briggs and Stratton Troy Bilt gas pressure washer one year old. I can get water thru pressure washer and bleed the air, water comes out the hose just fine until I start the pump. Then, I lose all water flow. Pump runs fine but when it's running, no water goes through.

... Briggs & Stratton Prosumer 20324 Gas Pressure Washer

Engine will not turn-over. It is a Honda 11 HP, OHV on a Karcher Pressure Washer. It was running fine for about 45 minutes. All of a sudden it stopped. When I tried to start it again, the engine is bound up so that the pull rope will not pull out at all. It has plenty of gas. The crank case is full of oil, not over full.

Pull the spart plug out and see if you can pull it. Sometimes the carb will flood the engine to a point that they get hydrolic lock.If it does free up then I suggest cleaning the carburator before trying to start it again.If it does not free up the y ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

The last time I used the pressure washer was running fine. A few minutes later I tried to start it up and could barely turn it over. I removed the recoil and could turn it a little easier backwards. The motor is a Honda GC190 on a karcher pressure washer and has 20 -30 hours of running time. Thanks Clint

... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

I have a honda 2600 pressure washer. After running fine for a couple of seconds the water will stop flowing out the tip. It is receiving water,but will not flow it to the pressure hose. I even disconnected the pressure hose and no wate was flowing out. When I shut the pressure washer off it would then flow water to the hose again. Please help

This is a symptom caused by a sticking Unloader valve. The Unloader valve is inside the pump outlet body under the large black knob. \015\012Example picture : ... Honda Black Max 2600 PSI Pressure Washer

Pressure washer runs fine but no pressure out of nozzle, model # 580.752521

... Pressure Washers

I have a Craftsman power washer model 580 752020. When I start it up, turn on the switch the electric motor runs fine until I either close the trigger to the spray nozzle or press the trigger for power spray. The electric motor just shuts down, if I take my finger off the pressure and let the water run with no presssure the motor runs fine. My question is this. Is the capasitator on the electric motor the probable cause and is there a way to check out the capasitator to see if it is malfuncti

I doubt that it has anything to do with the capacitor on the motor. i think you are having a problem with the actual Motor Drive circuitry. What is happening is when you close the switch, this tells the Motor to "Ramp Up" to pump the water out, what ... Craftsman Pressure Washers

Pressure washer runs fine until I turn hose on, runs for a minute than motor stops, I release garden hose connecton and motor will run fine....

... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Hi I have a Troy-Bilt Pressure washer 2200 psi model 20292. I've used it only 4 or 5 times. It ran great for an hour today then it lost pressure. Seems like the pump is not working. The engine runs fine but no pressure. The water runs through the nozzel and I blew air in the lines to make sure there is no blockage and found no blockage even in the pump lines. Any ideas. Tom

... Briggs & Stratton Gas Pressure Washer 20244

My pressure washer won't build up any pressure. it will run water when you pull the trigger, but it is the same pressure as if the unit if not running

I'll assume you have an electric rather than a gas powered unit. First check the button on the plug to be sure the GFCI hasn't popped and be sure the outlet has power. With the water faucet turned fully on and the power switch on squeeze and ho ... Pressure Washers

I have a Northstar pressure washer powered by a honda GC160 engine. The last time i used it, water leaks from the bottom of the unit, whether it is running or not. When running, the pressure is fine. I have felt underneath and it appears that the water is coming from the second opening from the rear. Is there a pressure relief valve there. I have a manual but cannot find any descriptors for underneath the motor.

This is a piston seal issue. You can get a kit to rebuild the pump. ... Comet AXD 3020 G Pressure Washer Pump

Troy Built pressure washer starts up fine and idles nice. Start spraying and everything is fine for about 30sec to 1min then the engine just shuts off. Seems like pressure is building up and choking the engine out. If I dont spray it will idle all day long. I have cleaned the unloader area, still shuts off. I have the pump off the machine, what should I do? Model number 020208 Troy Built. Rev # 01

... Pressure Washers

When the washer is at rest with water on and power on the pump runs on and off on its own but when i pull the trigger the washer works fine in low pressure and high pressure

... Pressure Washers

Pressure washer runs fine then shuts down - Craftsman Pressure Washers

... Craftsman Pressure Washers

New honda pressure washer maybe had it 2 years and only has about 3 hours on it, I was using it yesterday and it started fine and after running for about 10 min it shut down like i turned the kill switch, it has oil and gas but seems to have lost compression. It is a Honda overhead cam GCV 160, pressure washer is a Troy Built model

... Pressure Washers

My pressure washer was running fine then bogged out.The person who lent it to me said dont worry about the oil it is fine, so i didnt check. I checked the oil and it was almost bone dry. So i filled it with oil but now it wont start, is it possible that the engine is siezed up or, can i get it running.

You probably helped destroy the engine. Honda's are great engines until they run low on oil ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Husky HU80722 model Water flows thru the washer. Have disconnected all hoses, checked filter screen it is clear. Reconnected hoses, Engine runs fine home water pressure fows through washer. Still not producing any pressure.

... Northstar Pressure Washer 3000 PSI
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.a-wash.org || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0864 seconds