Having problems with your Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer ?

Carburator is gummed up I can remove the carburator but after that im lost I removed the screw from the bottom of the cup drained the old gas shot some carb cleaner in there opened the gas line put the screw back in numerous times wont start regapped the spark plug and cleaned it won't start only has been used about five hours my buddy didn,t run the old gas out of it two years ago before winter it's a type 5 manual choke/fixed throttle


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