Question about Honda Maxus Pressure Washer MX5222
I think it got low on oil. added oil. Do you have to reset the low-oil sensor? I can't get the cord to pull. Was mowing w/Honda GCV160 and it began to die...turned off and pull cord tightened up---wouldn't pull after that.... cleared away all grass/etc....blades tough to turn and pull wont pull at all now.. Believe engine seized up, as it was low on oil (hadn't changed/filled since last summer a year ago). Any way for this "non-tech" guy to fix it? JB
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Remove the spark plug and make sure that oil did not enter into the cylinder. Oil in the cylinder will feel like engine is siezed. With plug remove and engine will not turn suspect more serious problems. If the rod is siezed due to low oil, it can be replace by removing the sump. No big deal and could be nice project. Before you take anything apart, check that the cable to the safety stop is actually releasing. This could also make you think that the engine is siezed.
Posted on Oct 18, 2011
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 01, 2015 | Honda GCV160 Engine
Dec 09, 2014 | Honda Garden
Mar 04, 2013 | BlackMax 3000 Watt Gas Generator - Powered...
Sep 13, 2012 | Garden
Sep 07, 2012 | Honda Garden
Feb 02, 2010 | 2004 GMC Envoy
Nov 01, 2009 | Troy Bilt 5.5hp Self Propelled Mower
Mar 17, 2009 | Campbell Hausfeld Garden
1,560 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: