Having problems with your Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer ?

Should the oil in the pump be milky you have to surge the trigger on the gun to get pressure then it stays until let off the gun then no pressure and repeat?


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Milky appearance means water is in the pump oil.......sounds like your spill valve is sticking and needs maintenance
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