Having problems with your Karcher 2500 PSI Pressure Washer ?

Why want my pressure washer suction the solution while pressure washing the house?

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The first problem might be that you are trying to use the wrong nozzle, see this link to read more about what nozzle to use for detergents
\012If you still have an issue the problem is going to be in the chemical valve on the pump, there are two different styles they have on this type of machine, look at the links below on directions on how to repair your chemical valve.
\012Chemical Injector 1
\012Chemical Injector 2
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