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Suction hose not pulling detergent on pressure washer


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It will not take the chemical/soap in the pressure washer? I have checked both ends on the chemical hose and both seemed to fit tight on recievers. Then I checked and did not see where it was pulling air in the hose to keep it from pulling from chemical bottle. This is a brand new washer. Am I doing something wrong?


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My TroyBilt Pressure Washer 2500 PSI 2.3 max gpm will not pull detergent through the tube. I have the correct tip on the nozzle and the tube connected to the pressure washer and in the bottle of detergent but I'm getting nothing. Any ideas? Thanks! -Carson


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No need to plug the injector because under pressure (internal force/pressure) keeps valve shut. It only opens when large nozzle (black tip) is used lowering internal pressure causing siphon effect. Some chemical injectors have a thumbwheel ... Comet GXD2527G Pressure Washer Pump

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No water I have a sears pressure washer. I hooked up the garden hose and pulled the triger with the engine off. No water. I disconnected the spray gun hose, were it connects to the pump.Turned on the hose,no water.Could the pump be cloged?


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Husky HU 80522 pressure washer - some pressure to the spray gun. water coming from the pump goes straight to the sifon hose used for detergent. Can this line be clamped of if not used?


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The engine might have failed unbolt the pump and see if its the pump that locked up or the engine ... Briggs & Stratton Gas Pressure Washer 20244

Why is my pressure washer not pulling the detergent in the injectors the model is a jet usa 7 ohp 3800psi .I am droping the fillter end into chemicals but it does not pull it into the pump ???


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Husky HU 80522 pressure washer - some pressure to the spray gun. water coming from the pump goes straight to the sifon hose used for detergent. Can this line be clamped of if not used?


This unit has a Faip pump on the unit, no water should come out the chemical injector. The chemical injector can be closed off with no problem by installing a plug where the chemical injector hose bard is currently located.You can also replace th ... Pressure Washers

I recently purchased a northstar 4000 psi pressure washer. I had the same series pressure washer for the past 6 years and used a downstream chemical unloader quick connect to pull chemical. I attached it to the pressure washer and it is not pulling. I havent modified anything and I dont want to pull chemical through my machine.


The injector might be worn out or have something inside of the valve causing it not to ****. If you are using a new high pressure hose or a longer hose this may also have an effect over the injector not working. ... Northstar Professional Series Pressure Washer 4000 PSI

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This is a symptom caused by a sticking Unloader valve. The Unloader valve is inside the pump outlet body under the large black knob. \015\012Example picture : ... Honda Black Max 2600 PSI Pressure Washer

Karcher 2400R I have not used my pressure washer for 6 months. It was left full of gas in the garage. I tried to start it but it would not fire up so I change the gas, oil, and spark plug, took apart the carburator and cleaned it out with carb cleaner. I went ahead and put everything together, pull the cord and wanted to start. While trying to start it after I sprayed starting fluid in the air cleaner I noticed that gas was coming back from the crankcase breather hose into the air filter choking


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