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I have karcher 620m pressure cleaner. Motor runs constantly but no pressure, just a thin stream of water which is just the pressure from the hose. Any idea what's wrong?

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  • soskin Apr 18, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem with K 620M

    Low pressure, just a thin stream of water.

    Any help would be appreciated.



    the.soskins@btinternet.com

  • Anonymous May 12, 2008

    I have exactly the same problem with K 620M
    Low pressure, just a thin stream of water.
    Any help would be appreciated.

    jkgburman@gmail.com

  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2009

    yes i havethe same problem

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Try this. While pushing the trigger of the gun, turn lance fully anticlockwise and then turn back fully clockwise.

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Take off the lance hose and let it run it may be air locked

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Try draining the water from the machine if there is water in it by lowering the drain hose to the floor and catching the water for disposal. Then unplug the machine for 10 minutes and plug it back in. See if you can then open the door by pressing cancel / end cycle . If not respond here and I will help you get the door open.

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Error codes can be caused by a Power Surge or other electrical anomaly,attempt to return the washer to operation by following the Hard Reset procedure below.

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