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Hi I just bought a Honda pressure washer. The

Hi I just bought a Honda pressure washer. The instructions tell me to replace the travel pump plug with the supplied vent plug. I have done this but when i run the washer oil spits out of the vent plug. The washer now needs more oil. Should i put the travel plug back in? Please advise?

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You just bought it which means it is under warranty. Take it back where you bought it or call Honda. You must have the vent plug installed to use the machine. If it is blowing oil out the vent plug then it is either overfull or it is building up pressure for some reason. Make sure it is not overfull and if not, then call Honda and avail yourself of the warranty. If it is overfull, remove enough oil to get it to the proper level.

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