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How Does a Pressure Washer Work? — Lawn Equipment Repair Tips


Pressure washer won’t start or runs poorly? This video provides information on how a pressure washer works and offers troubleshooting tips to assist you in diagnosing and repair.
Here is a list of the most commonly replaced parts associated with each pressure washer symptom:

Pressure washer won’t start: spark plug, carburetor, engine stop switch, ignition coil
Pressure washer runs poorly: carburetor, fuel filter, gas cap, air filter, spark arrestor
Pressure washer engine stops after a few seconds: carburetor, fuel filter, gas cap, air filter
Pressure washer leaks water: pump assembly, pump, thermal release valve
Pressure washer soap injector not working: chemical injection kit
Pressure washer has no pressure: pump assembly, pump

All of the information provided in this pressure washer troubleshooting video is applicable to the following brands: Black Max, Briggs & Stratton, Craftsman, Homelite, Husky, Karcher, PowerStroke, Ryobi, Troy-Bilt