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My Simpson Water Shotgun shuts down about a minute into the wash

My power washer worked fine until I ran out of gas. After refueling it would start and I would began to wash again. Within a minute the motor shuts down. It won't start immediately but after several minutes of waiting it will start up again. It runs fine for the first minute of washing and then dies again.

I appreciate the help.

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  • silvsurf Jul 17, 2009

    Yes, I did. It was just below the indicator and I added oil to bring it up to the correct level.

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Have you checked the oil level? Some engines have a sensor that shuts it down if the oil is too low

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