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Quantum 6.5 pressure Washer by Troy Built

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06-20-09, 11:05 AM   #1  
Quantum 6.5 pressure Washer by Troy Built

I was given a Quantum 6.5 pressure because it was blowing oil all over the place. Actually someone threw it out and I came along at that time. I took it home looked it over and found that the problem was it was overfilled with oil. I placed all new gaskets (just to be safe) filter and a part that broke on me while repairing it. I also clean the washer inside an out. I need to know if this washer needs to have oil added to the gas like you would a lawn mower. it's a 2003 model and no rubber bulb for the gas (the one you need to pump about 4 or 5 time to start some machine)

I would appreciate all help.

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06-20-09, 02:46 PM   #2  
No, It doesn't require oil in the fuel.

Keep a eye on the oil level, If it smells like fuel the carb float valve isn't working properly. This could be why the oil level was high when you got it.

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