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Pressure surge on and off for 2 seconds w/ new Karcher

I have a new karcher 3000 w/ honda engine. The pressure is fine for 2-3 seconds and then draws back for the same. The engine throttle goes up and down during the process when the trigger is held down. I don't know how it could be clogged since the wand was installed from a sealed package.

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It can be one of three conditions,

  1. The water supply in is not sufficient
  2. The pump oil is low
  3. The seals are bad in the pump.
I would check the first one first as this is the most common problem.
The water supply hose should be a high volume hose of at least 1/2 inch but 5/8 inch or greater is best.

Posted on May 09, 2009

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