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Oil leak between transmission and engine without starting it


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Oil leak between transmission and engine without starting it


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I borrowed my nieghbors power washer. It worked the first day all day. In the morning i filled the gas with a fuel stabiler, and 30 oil. I may have over filled it. Upon turning it on the oil started leaking from the air filetr compartment. It starts, but then smokes starts to fume and all the oil leaks. Did I break it or is it a easy fix. I cleaned the filter housing. Also the filter was soaked with oil. should i get a new filter and install it or what is the solution. need help.


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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?


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Won't start I have checked the spark plug and I have good saprk. I have checked the fuel sysstem and the primer bulb injects fuel. I have removed the head and cjecked for engine damage and all cycle correctly. Vaves opne on time piston shows no dmagae. side walls are smooth and not damaged. This engine was working fine but the pressure washer needed some O rings replaced. I have tried to start it with and without the pump attahced. Evrything on the engine looks fine. I removed the spark plug and


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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

What oil does my troybuilt pressure wash use, its 4.5 hp unleaded gas 4500 psi? it just stalled while i was using it looked like oil was low, i have no manual and there was no info on unit so i added 10w-30 regular motor oil now engine wont start?


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Engine oil was throw in the gas tank, engine would not start.


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Pumpoil started to leak out after a few hrs of use. i have pump oil that i originally got over 12 yrs ago with the pump---is that unopened can still good? and how do you add and how much pump oil do you add? thanks----gary


12years doesn`t have the effect on oil that it does on women,so you should be right.has the machime ever done this before?is the oil white?i think you should drain the oil completely there will be an indicater the some where to tell you how mch,I don ... Pressure Washers
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