Having problems with your Honda Pressure Washers ?

Hello, I own a Honda Pressure Washer (Porter Cable Model) with a Cat pump 2600psi and 6.5 hp. An Excellent machine for the past 7 years. Last fall I noticed it was not producing the full pressure but still Engine was running strong. This past weekend. started it up and used it for about 1 hour still with minimal pressure at full throttle. Then pressure was totally cut off. I stopped and started the engine the engine and it had minimal pressure again. Same thing happened again. I stopped the engi


Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Honda Pressure Washers

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 :

Hello, I own a Honda Pressure Washer (Porter Cable Model) with a Cat pump 2600psi and 6.5 hp. An Excellent machine for the past 7 years. Last fall I noticed it was not producing the full pressure but still Engine was running strong. This past weekend. started it up and used it for about 1 hour still with minimal pressure at full throttle. Then pressure was totally cut off. I stopped and started the engine the engine and it had minimal pressure again. Same thing happened again. I stopped the engi


... Honda Pressure Washers

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

I have a Honda Excel Pressure washer with 5 hp engine. I just started using it for 5 - 10 minutes and the engine stopped running. I can't pull the cord to turn over the engine. Ithas plenty of oil, I disconnected the hose and the wand and still can't get the engine to turn over.What next?????


... Pressure Washers

I have a Briggs & Stratton gas power washer. This is the 1st time this year that I have used it. I put in fresh gas, hooked up the water supply. The engine started and then quickly stopped. I had to release the water pressure in the hose before I could pull start the engine. The only way to keep the engine running is to hold down the spray nozzle trigger. Once that is released the pressure in the hose builds up and the engine stops.


Sounds like the unloader is not working correctly. Try replacing it and see what happens. ... Briggs & Stratton Prosumer 20324 Gas Pressure Washer

Karcher G2650 OH - When I start engine pressure builds up and the engine will stop- When I pull the wand handle back - I get a high release of pressure - I can hold the wand open and start the engine and it will run until I close the wand - egnine stops


Take a look at this link, I think this might solve your problem\015\012\015\012http://www.wmpcs.com/blog/?p=72 ... Pressure Washers

My 580.752000 pressure washer now starts and immediately shuts down. It is as if it is full choked and stops due to over rich. Sooty spark plug and muffler replaced. Also new carb installed. Still problem persist. Possible cause?


Craftsman Model No. 580.752000 pressure washer idles fine but the engine stops immediately under load. ... Craftsman Pressure Washers

My Honda GC160 engine on my pressure washer is next to impossible to pull start. I have checked and added oil to make sure it is full. Still no luck getting it to pull.


Honda pressure washer ohv was running great died like someone turned of the switch ! has spark, oil full, sparkplug looks good any ideas please. ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

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

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?


... Dewalt DPD3100 Gas Pressure Washer

2-yr old troy-bilt pressure washer with honda gcv160 engine. seems to run well, but when trigger is pulled get full pressure for less than 5 seconds before reducing to house water pressure. when left running, looks a black plastic pressure relief valve starts blasting hot water. appreciate whatever insight you can give. Thx


It sounds like an air lock. Try this: With the machine off, connect the hose to the washer and let it run for several minutes to get all of the air out of the hose, and to purge any air out of the pump. Shut off the water, and connect the high pre ... Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers

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

We have a Karcher G2500VH pressure washer. If you start the engine with the trigger pulled on the spray wand it will run at full pressure until you release the trigger. after that, when you pull the trigger it will not have any more pressure than the water hose feeding it. Does it have an internal unloader valve? What is the part number?


Hi, Karcher calls the unloader valve a spill valve, this is a link to a full drawing/parts listing , and your fault description might well be a sticking /seized unloader(spill ) valve hope this helps ... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

I got the pressure washer started - lots of smoke etc after not having used 3 years. I then poured in wrong oil to top it off - my brother's chain saw bar oil. DARN. After 3-4 minutes it started rattling and stopped. Can't pull the chord to get started. Did it seize the engine? I have drained all oil. Can I try using a cleaner, light weight oil to try to unlock it?


Nope! you have blown the seals and most likely the cylinder is full of water. You will need to take it to the repairer to have it cleaned checked and new seals fitted. $200 ... Karcher 1750 psi Electric Pressure Washer

Dishwasher the dishwasher starts normally then stops on the rinse/hold cycle. if you manually move the knob it continues but goes on past the stop around one full cycle back to the rinse/hold position.


... Caloric 24 in. CDU300C Built-in Dishwasher

I have a K 3.79 M pressure washer. When I start the pressure seems to be not full power but about half. And when I stop spraying the machine won't shut off, I then have to unplug it. And if I plug


... Karcher K2.26 Electric Power Washer

11 hp honda pressure washer engine won't start. No spark at the pkug, bought a new coil and still no spark. This sysem only has a coil off the fly wheel and the spark plug. I even changed spark plug. Use the unit the other day, shut it down and on restart it won't start. Also, I disconnected the kill switch and the il lvel sensor so nothing was going to ground.


If you replaced the coil,check the wire and boot,check with meter for continuity.could be loose connection to spark plug ... Honda Pressure Washer PSI 3000

I have a Husky 2600 2.3 pressure washer with a Honda motor that is only two years old. When I connect the hose and the sprayer I can shoot water through the sprayer no problem. The second I pull start the engine the water stops. Why would water only come through when the engine isn't running?


... Honda Pressure Washers

When the dish washer is done washing the bottom is still full of water. When you start the next load it pumps the old water out and washes the load. Never did it stay full of water in the past.


Since\015\012 the drain pump will pump the water out using the "cancel/drain" \015\012button, if it did not work then your problem is likely to be in the drain hose system or the \015\012garbage disposal downstrea ... GE GSD5610D Dishwasher

Have a LG model LD-14AW2 dishwasher which has done good service for many years However, it now sems not to have enough water pressure to operate all the rotary sprayers at the one time - thereby not cleaning properly Have purchased a manual and raken the whole machine apart looking for a partial blockage of the water ways - non found - all looks perfect - still no water pressure I would suspect the pump - however, would have thought a pump either gave full service or stopped - not parti


Hi The issue seems to be with the float switch assembly that is bad and should be replaced. Float assembly is found inside the dishwasher's tub, on the bottom. The water that ... Dishwashers

I have the Karcher 2400 psi, 5.0 Honda engine. Starts fine, but when you pull the handle on the spray wand, the pump does not kick in and the water just continues to trickle out of the end of the wand at regular faucet pressure. Occasionally the "clutch" will kick in and you have full pressure, but if it does and I let off of the trigger then chances are that it won't kick in again. has been getting worse for several years.


... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Two problems please: craftsman 2150psi briggs and stratton engine washer, will not start when hot. and secondly, i was washing with regular pressure, then noticed a pressure drop at the nozzle, then the unit shut down. no water leaks at the manifold. water supply was strong. any ideas?


Nozzle dirty, clean out with small diameter wire. ... Pressure Washers

Pressure Once I have the powerwasher started and going (water to it before starting) i can't get it to go to full pressure it will prime up like it's going to go to full pressure give me just a shot of full pressure then go back down to probably half pressure and remain there then prime again for a second then back a coninues cycle! Maybe there's a seal or something somewhere I should look at. Hose and pressure from house is good, the seal whee the hose attaches to the bottom of the washer is ne


This is usually a problem with the "dump valve" defective in not being able to hold the pressure but only able to release it prematurely as it should only do so when to much pressur is built up inline. Only recommend qualified pump tech. But check pu ... Coleman Pressure Washers

Home Depot has a lawn mower with the Honda GCV160 Electric start version engine. They also have a pressure washer with the Honda GCV160 engine. I have a disability that makes it difficult to pull the starter rope. I would like to get the electric start on the pressure washer. My local Honda bike shop service center said they use different blocks. Can I get a pressure washer pump mounted to the Honda GCV160 Electric start version engine? If necessary, are there adapter plates that can be purchase


... Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer

Motor stops, washer was working , full level in oil and good oil. Don't starts again, apparently barred engine, does not "turn" around.


Whats it like if you remove the pump and gearbox if driven by a gearbox? ... Karcher G3025OH Pressure Washer

We have a Bosch Model SKT5102GB/07 and the problem is as follows; we load the dirty washing and start the washing process, the machine then goes through the full cycle of wash. Once finished you open the door and notice that the washing is still dirty and a large pool of water is laying in the bottom of the machine. We have had an independent engineer look at the machine and he has advised that the pump needs changing. Look forward to your reply, thank you. Regards Michael Ballard.


Replacement parts are available here\015\012http://www.repairclinic.com/SmartSearch/SmartSearch.aspx\015\012\015\012on the narrow ... Bosch Dishwashers
  • 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: 0.1173 seconds