Having problems with your Karcher K2.26 Electric Power Washer ?

I have a Karcher 330 electric power washer. When connected and set to highest pressure (on variable wand) I get no motor action unless I reduce wand setting, then I get a little boost but not much. If I use high pressure conical wand I get high pressure sometimes, other times motor does not go and no pressure is delivered. I have replaced the high pressure hose.


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Just wondering. have you tried it without an attachment to see what kind of pressure you get
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