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Honda Power Washer GC160 - pressure on and off


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04-12-08, 07:36 AM   #1  
Honda Power Washer GC160 - pressure on and off

I haven't used this washer in a year or more. It starts right up and it produced pressure for a while. After turning off, I can no longer get any pressure out of the spray (it is in the pressure position). Water is flowing normally in the un-pressurized position. Please give me any suggestions. The power washer is 5 years old, but only has about 30 hours, if that. Thanks.

 
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04-13-08, 01:15 AM   #2  
I'd say the unloader vlave is stuck, and needs to be pulled out, cleaned up, and clean the bore in which it fits. Lube the o-ring(s) on it and put it back together and see where that gets you.


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