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If the pump is broken, should the engine start? if i choose to rebulid pump where do i find the torque values/guidlines for the pump. i have to get the model #, but i do have the dewalt 3800 psi model. purchased 2 yrs ago.

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If the engine turns rather freely and not hindered by malfunction of pump, then it should start. Since you are going to rebuild pump, you should just remove the pump from the engine now and set it on the work bench to prevent any further damage. It is a good idea to test engine before you spend any money on the pump. Dewalt service center has all the parts lists for your machine, however you should look up the model number of the pump itself (stamped / tagged on body of pump) and look for more information from mfg. web site. Good luci

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