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Engine will not run but a few minutes at a time

This is my fourth honda pressure washer.It is a 5.5 hp the smallest one i have owned.When I try to wash something it will only run about 2 or 3 minutes and shut off.Then it is very hard to crank.Runs another couple of minutes and shutes down again.I have checked the oil level in the motor and pump.This machine only has about 4 to 5 hours total on it.Any suggestions will be appreciated.

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Check your spark plugs, see if they are failing, if they are then your motor is getting to hot. meaning that you either have the fuel mixture set to high or the setting on the spark plugs are not correct causing you to burn hot.

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