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Karcher X Series 2000 PSI (Electric-Cold Water) Pressure Washer

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Grade
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Water Pressure
2000
PSI
Water Flow
1.4
GPM
Cleaning Speed
2800
Cleaning Units
Engine
N/A
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New X-Series Water Cooled Induction Motor
Greatly reduces heat generated by pump & motor, extending life
Motor noise is reduced up to 50% so you can work more comfortably

Advanced Vibration Dampening System
Less vibration results in less wear & tear on the unit

New N-Cor Swash Plate Transfer System Pump
Lightweight & strong patented N-Cor polymer resists corrosion
Out performs & lasts longer than previous pumps
Pump design results in a quieter pump

Vario Spray Wand & Dirt Blaster Turbo Nozzle Included
Vario Spray twists for pencil point to wide spray pattern
Dirt Blaster agitator stream cleans deep into nooks & crannies

Built-In Pressurized Hose Reel
Keeps hose from kinking & twisting, can be used with unit running

Detergent Tank
Removes for easy filling & cleaning

25 Feet Of High Pressure Hose
Lets you work in a wide area without moving the unit



Model
  Model Number:K5.740
 UPC:886622000259
 Manufacturer:Karcher
 Made in USA:No
Motor
 Motor Type:Induction
 Motor Voltage:120-Volt Single-Phase
 Amps:13 Amps
 Power Cord Length:35 ft GFCI
Pump
 Pump Brand:Karcher
 Pump Type:Axial Cam
 Adjustable Pressure:No
 Chemical Injection:Single Detergent Tank
Housing
 Frame Type:2-Wheel Cart
 Wheels:Plastic
Hose
 Hose Storage:25-Ft Reel
 Hose Length:25 ft
 Hose Material:PVC/Plastic
 Hose Diameter:1/4 Inch
 Hose Connections:Quick-Connect
Spray Gun
 Spray Gun Connection:Karcher Bayonet
 Spray Gun Grade:Residential
 Spray Gun Wand:Adjustable
 Spray Tips:Not Applicable
 Turbo Nozzle:Included
Overview
 Temperature Control:1 Year Karcher Rapid Exchange Warranty
 Weight:31.97 Lbs.
 Dimensions:13.07L x 16.77W x 34.33H
 Mfr Consumer Warranty:1 Year
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  25 Questions
Q: Hi Mike - I have a cedar shingled house that could use some good cleaning (has been on for about 6 years). I also have a long redwood fence that I want to clean well before staining/sealing. Will an electric pressure washer would you recommend to do both jobs.
by William Alvarez from California on July 15, 2015

A: Yes, 2000 PSI would be the perfect amount of PSI for those tasks. You do not want to go to much higher or you could damage those surfaces permanently. I would not hesitate to recommend this Karcher unit for your task at hand.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Mike,

Would I be disapointed in getting an electric power wahser. Looking at karcher 2000 psi. I bought one from home depot once and it never worked. blew fuses or just wouldnet start. I need it to thoroughly clean my deck. Thanks. Todd Q.

by Todd from Texas on May 31, 2015

A: If gas is not an option this unit would be one of our top picks in the consumer electric line up.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: can you add more hose to the 5.540 and if so how much?
by Gene Bradshaw from Virginia on April 22, 2015

A: Yes, they do make a 25FT extension hose for that unit. I have attached a link for you to view that item.

Extension Hose
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Hey Mike, I'm looking at this Karcher "X" series 2000 psi electric P.W. and want to know if it has high pressure soap injection. I have a 3000 psi Honda and the soap injection is low pressure injected which makes for a poor car wash cleaner.. Thank you sir..

by Don from Missouri on May 19, 2014

A: No this unit has to be set to low pressure just like most other washers. The low pressure is what allows the suction tube to create a vacuum and draw detergents. With that being said, they do make a foamer for this unit that is perfect for washing cars. It will attach to the end of the wand and dispense a thick foam. I have attached a link for you to view that item.

Foamer
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Can any of the Karcher series be use for jetting drains? If not, can you recommend a "best" make and model.
by Ken from California on February 13, 2014

A: These will not be able to perform exactly as a jetter will because it does not have a pulsating pump. The trigger gun will allow you to create a pulsation with the drain cleaner hose attachment I have provided a link to. This will use the bayonet fitting and attach into your spray gun.

Pipe Cleaner Hose
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Can you tell me the Karcher K5.740`s box size(length,width,height) and weight?
I must send it to South Korea.

by Son on August 10, 2012

A: The dimensions for the packaging of model K5.740 are 24" L x 15 1/2" W x 16" H. The shipping weight of the package is 39 lbs.


by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Will The Karcher K5.740 accept universal nozzles? I have a "turbo" one that connected to my now "dead" gas power washer via a 1/4" QD socket. Will Karcher K5 accept after market nozzles or just the wands that come with it? Thanks.
by Mike on July 24, 2012

A: No, unfortunately the Karcher electric models will not accept nozzles that use a 1/4" quick connect plug. The Karcher K5.740 will only accept the Karcher brand wands and attachments due to the unique bayonet style fittings that are used.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: I have a red cedar siding home and also many decks and porches that need to be done, We are looking at electric because we need to store it in our basement, Could you recomend the best washer for our jobs, We have never done this before ourselves.
by Cindy from New York on July 02, 2012

A: The Karcher X-Series is a good choice; their water-cooled motor is less prone to overheating than other electric models.

Please remember to break large tasks into smaller segments, especially with the record high temperatures around the country- you and your pressure washer will appreciate it.

Cedar is a soft wood; pressure washer spray is strong enough to gouge or raise the grain if you hold the sprayer too close to the wood.

Use a wide spray, stand back and test in an inconspicuous spot until you get the hang of it. Our article How To Revitalize Your Deck has some good tips, especially if you're using a deck cleaning detergent.


by Mike, Product Expert
Q: does this unit shut off when you release the trigger?
by Juan on April 02, 2012

A: Yes, this machine does have the total start/stop feature when you press and/or release the trigger.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: is KARCHER K5 700T300 SAME LIKE THIS ONE?
by ALLY on October 05, 2011

A: Yes it is the same machine but the K5 700 is the european version. I do not believe you can purchase this model in the U.S. Also, the 300 part of that model number means that the T300 surface cleaner is included with this pressure washer.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Hello, Is Karcher X Series 2000 PSI (Electric-Cold Water) Pressure Washer model 240 V. and also can You tell international shipping price to Armenia Yerevan
by Davit on October 01, 2011

A: No, the Karcher X series model runs off of 120 voltage.

Unfortunately we do not ship any products outside of the U.S. at all so I am unable to quote you a shipping cost.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Can the pressure be turned lower than 2000 PSI for applications that need lower pressure?

Are there any recommendations from keeping the PW from tipping forward as easily as the reviews indicate?

Do accesseries have a shipping charge?

by Janet Cowan from Minnesota on August 26, 2011

A: No, this model does not have an adjustable pressure regulator to lower the psi output. This unit does come wth an adjustable spray wand though that you can rotate to lower the psi output. The lowest you can adjust the wand down to is about 1600 psi. By doing this, you will also decrease the fan spray pattern width.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Where can I get a copy of the Karcher Model K2093 Manual ?
by Terri from Oklahoma on August 12, 2011

A: I am posting a link below to where you can download a copy of the owner's manual for all Karcher models.

Karcher User Manuals
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Hi. I was looking at the Karcher pressure washers and noticed two models that seem to fit the bill... the k5.740 and the k5.540. What's the difference between the two? From the specs, they appear to be identical.
by John Dunn from Connecticut on July 28, 2011

A: These 2 machines are exactly the same except for the housing on the K5.740 is more rugged and heavy duty. The K5.540 is strictly designed for consumer usage. The pump and motor are exactly the same on these 2 models.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Some of the Karcher pressure washers are for industrial use?.... Ihave a car wash and I would like one of continuous use.
by MR. VALDEZ from California on June 17, 2011

A: If you are looking for a model for continuous use. You would want to be looking at Shark, this would be the commercial line of Karcher. Something like a CB-402007B would be better for what you are looking to do.

Thanks,

Pressure Washers Direct
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Do electric pressure washers require any routine pump maintenance.
by Rex Hagen from Illinois on June 07, 2011

A: No, these are going to be maintenance free pumps. We do suggest you use a product called pump saver with this upon storage for the season. This helps keep the seels lubricated and winterizes the pump.

Thanks,

Pressure Washers Direct
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: I have a Karcher K5.740
The garden hose connector cracked and I cannot find the rreplacement piece
Its actually the water inlet with connector that needs replaced
Where can I find this part?

by Steven Drexler from Pennsylvania on April 30, 2011

A: If you are referring to the quick connect adapter that comes with this unit, you can always purchase a metal garden hose quick connect kit that would be more durable. Unfortunately we do not carry the exact replacement adapter from Karcher.

If you are referring to the actual threaded water inlet that is attached to the machine, unfortunately we do not carry that type of part for this model pressure washer. If that is the part you are referring to, please visit www.pressureparts.com . They will more than likely have what you are looking for but there is a chance that part cannot be replaced.

If the garden hose quick connect adapter is what needs to be replaced, I am posting a link below to a product that would be compatible.

PowerWasher Garden Hose Quick Connect Kit
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: this is probably a stupid question, can you guys ship to Australia?. Our dollar is good at the moment.
by Chris Schweitzer on April 28, 2011

A: Unfortunately we do not ship products to Australia or anywhere outside of the U.S.

Sorry, I wish I could help you out.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: I just purchased a Karcher K5.740. I can't seem to verify if this model has an upstream or downstream detergent injector. Would anyone happen to know?
by Daren from Tennessee on April 17, 2011

A: This model uses a detergent tank for the chemical injection. This would not be considered an upstream injection. The type of injection this model uses is more of a downstream injection because it pulls detergent through a siphon hose from the tank. However, a true downstream would apply the detergent at the end of the spray wand and would allow you to use any chemical you wanted. You can only spray detergent at low pressure with this model which is also why this injection is not considered upstream. However, I would still recommend that you only use pressure washer safe detergent such as Karcher's soap packs.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Can an extension cord be used or is it limited to the 25 foot power cord it comes with? How will this unit work for cleaning of a ski boat?
by Jeff from Idaho on April 04, 2011

A: Using an extension cord is not recommended with electric pressure washers. However, if the situation requires you to do so, you can use a 25' cord as long as it is an outdoor rated 14 gauge cord. You may increase the extension cord length up to 50' but then you have to increase the size of the cord to a 12 gauge cord.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Comparing the different Karcher models, I still have the same 2 basic questions.1) Does motor shut off with the trigger wand? and 2) where the water hose connects is it metal or plastic and is a kit needed to covert it to metal?
by Judy Averhart from Mississippi on March 27, 2011

A: Yes all Karcher electric models have the total stop feature when you release the trigger gun. Some of the Karcher models have brass water inlet fittings and some models have plastic. This specific model has plastic garden hose fittings and comes with a plastic quick connect attachment to prevent the user from cross threading the threads. To convert the fittings to plastic, you would have to purchase a brass garden hose quick connect kit.

I posted the product below that I am referring to:

PowerWasher Garden Hose Quick Connect Kit
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Do you have any self priming pressure washers for sale (gas or electric) ? I have wood deck on my 3/4 acre pond to clean & would like to be able to use the pond water. Thank you
by Mat from Virginia on March 27, 2011

A: Yes we carry 3 different brands with this feature. All Karcher, Kranzle, and Dirtkiller branded pressure washers (both gas and electric) have self priming pumps that have the capability of pulling water from a standing source such as a pond or tank.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Do you have any self priming pressure washers for sale (gas or electric) ? I have wood deck on my 1/2 acre pond to clean & would like to be able to use the pond water. Thankyou.
by John from Ohio on March 25, 2011

A: Yes, all Karcher branded pressure washers both the gas and electric versions have self priming pumps that can pull water from a standing source such as a tank or pond. We also sell Kranzle and DirtKiller brand pressure washers which too have self priming pumps. Kranzle and DirtKiller only offer professional grade pressure washers while Karcher offers residential and prosumer grade models.

I would definitely recommend that you use a filter on the end of the hose that is placed in the pond to prevent debris from entering the pump. Karcher makes a hose with filter for this purpose that we sell as an accessory.
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: What happens when you use hot water in a Karcher electric power washer? I never knew they were (Electric-Cold Water) listed.
by Bob Mills from Michigan on March 25, 2011

A: Karcher's cold water pressure washers can accept water up to 104F degrees. This is common with all cold water pressure washers. Using water hotter than 104F degrees in a cold water pressure washer will definitely damage and wear away the seals in the pump, causing the pump to fail. This is the fastest way to damage a pump that is rated for "cold water".
by Mike, Product Expert
Q: Just bought the Karcher 3.74 from you guys. What is the "Pump Guard" which is recommended for storing and protecting the pump? And how do I use such?
by Preben Jensen from California on March 24, 2011

A: The Karcher pump guard is a chemical that is designed to extend the life of the pump and the seals within. Pump guard or pump saver as it is also called, will lubricate the seals in the pump and also prevent any water that is left inside the pump from freezing during the colder months.

To use this product, you simply attach it to your garden hose water inlet fitting and turn the machine on for a few seconds. Once the chemical exits the outlet high pressure fitting, the pump is protected.

You should defintely run this chemical through the pump every time you are going to store your pressure washer away for extended periods of time such as over 30 days. You should also run this chemical through the pump periodically throughout the year to keep the seals moist.
by Mike, Product Expert
Karcher K5.740 Reviews & Ratings
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Overall Rating
Features
4/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
4/5
Overall
4.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 5
Pros
Easy To Use (97)
Quiet (53)
Easy To Store (53)
I'd Buy It Again (43)
Light Weight (34)
Cons
Plastic Hose Connector (35)
Low Quality (24)
Durability (18)
Unreliable (16)
Bad Instructions (16)
73% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
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Heat build-up is the enemy of electric pressure washers, so Karcher has developed a water cooled motor that runs quieter and lasts longer than previous models.

They've also introduced a pump that uses corrosion resistant polymer in a swash plate instead of their usual axial cam, so it will out perform and last longer than earlier models.

A hose reel that can be used while the unit is running (instead of just for storage) and a Dirtblaster turbo nozzle round out a complete cleaning package... more
Mike Recommends This Model
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Mark T.
Total Helpful Votes
41 Helpful Votes
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
JUN.
29
2014
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Pressure Washer With Many Features!
The Karcher X-Series 2000psi unit is a hard working electric pressure washer. The item was shipped in a well packaged box that came with easy instructions and was ready to go in about 10 minutes.

I plugged the unit in and accidentally hooked up the garden hose fitting backwards, so I quickly turned it around and it's worked great ever since.

I show in my video how I clean my enclosed cargo trailer, picnic, table, kids toys, and more.
Pros: Easy To Use, Quiet, Features, Fast
Cons: Plastic Hose Connector
Mark Recommends This Karcher Product
Mark's Experience With Pressure Washers Direct
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Joseph
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 3/24/14
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
18 Helpful Votes
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
OCT.
20
2014
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Follow-up On My September 29, 2014 Review
In my previous review of the Kärcher K5.740 - September 29, 2014 - I noted that the original Kärcher K5.740, which I purchased from PWD, failed on second use (the China-made GFCI failed), and that the replacement unit obtained via the Kärcher RXP (Rapid Exchange Program) also failed on second use (again, the China-made GFCI failed), and that I was waiting for the next replacement Kärcher K5.740 via the Kärcher RXP.
So, the next Kärcher K5.740 arrived on October 6, 2014 - this is the second... more
Pros: Easy To Use, It Looks Nice
Cons: Low Quality, Unreliable, Easily Tips Over
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Joseph,
I apologize for the issues that you continue to have with the Karcher unit. Unfortunately this all needs to be directed toward the Karcher company. Please keep us in the loop on how they resolve the issue. If it is not done to your satisfactory, get back to me and I will get this over to our rep as well.
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William
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 7/20/12
Total Helpful Votes
48 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
AUG.
23
2012
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good Washer, Bad Adaptor
On first use, adaptor for attaching garden broke. See photo. I love the washer, but go ahead & buy a good adaptor to go with it.

I was 45 minutes from the hardware store & wasted 1.5 hrs replacing the adaptor. Washer is nice- no stopping to refill the gas tank.

Good pressure & results.
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Ian P.
Somerset, NJ
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 9/26/13
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
JUL.
23
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Certainly Not Industrial, But Okay Around The House
I purchased this unit primarily for car detailing and for that is does its job. What I can firmly say is that it is extremely clumsy. Between the big garden hose, the barely flexible plastic pressure hose and the non retractable power cord, combine that with a high center of gravity and this thing always wants to fall over. The pressure hose really needs more flexibility as it is nearly impossible to prevent from coiling up on itself. The quality is not the greatest, every inch of it is... more
Pros: Easy To Use, Easy To Store
Cons: Plastic Hose Connector, Low Quality, Durability, Bad Instructions
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Ian,
Thanks for your feedback. I will also get this over to the folks at Karcher.
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5/5

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Alex
REVIEWED
JUL.
22
2015
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Karcher X Series Pressure Washer
I am so disgusted with Karcher. It started out when I was using one of my good friends Karcher and it was an older model, and it was great until the seals went and when the motor burned up. It was too old to even do anything with it. I thought it was just because it was about 5 years old and never really was used. So I received my own on the winter of 2011 and the next summer I used it. But then about three months into using it that summer, my motor burned up once again, and this was an older... more
Pros: None
Cons: Low Quality, Durability, Unreliable, Everything About Karcher
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Steven
REVIEWED
APR.
19
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Too Many Problems
I bought the Karcher because my neighbor had one and it lasted a number of years. So I bought my first Karcher and used a few times before it started to leak so bad that there was no pressure. It took me a year of constant back and forth with Karcher for them to finally replace.

I received the replacement in the middle of the winter. That spring, I took it out and it began to leak on the first day. It also had no pressure. I called the company, sent emails, and finally was told they... more
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Mike Wilson
East Syracuse, NY
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 4/29/13
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
MAR.
19
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Don't Waste Your Money !!!
Purchased this for my son,to wash his house and windows on 2nd floor as well as the recommended swivel hose connectors. He washes the house every year over the fourth of July weekend.

It does NOT build any pressure and LEAKS inside someplace where you can't see the leak. TOTAL JUNK. I expected MUCH better results from Karcher, as for I have a very old unit that works VERY well.

I refuse to believe that Karcher made this junk? Not sure what to do with it? TRASH,TRASH,TRASH!
Pros: Junk
Cons: Low Quality, Unreliable, Junk
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Mike,
I apologize for the issues you are having. I would recommend also voicing your concern to Karcher. They can be reached at (800) 537-4129
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George G.
New Canaan, CT
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 1/12/15
REVIEWED
FEB.
07
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Wrong Threads
I just bought a Karcher Model K5.740. Clever design, easy to assemble and does a great job on my pool deck.

BUT! The garden hose connector had the wrong threads. My standard US hose male end could not be screwed in. So I had to buy a connector from Home Depot and use part of it with the correct threads. Problem solved but a waste of time!

I tried phoning Customer Support and it was impossible to talk with a real person. Their website was useless.

I would appreciate the Company... more
Cons: Wrong Thread
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
George,
I apologize for the issues you are having. It sounds like you are missing the Garden hose adapter that should have come with the machine. This would be a standard 3/4" garden hose thread. I tried reaching out to you on the number you provided, and it would not connect. Please call me directly at 800-710-7499 EXT 148. Thanks
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Hugh R.
Nashville, TN
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 5/25/13
REVIEWED
JAN.
04
2015
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
# One Seller, Not In Our Book !
We based the selection and purchase of the Karcher k5.740 Pressure Washer using the rating published by the Pressure Washer Direct distributor (# one seller!)

BIG MISTAKE! what a disappointment, used the washer a couple of times (cleaning a pool deck, washing cars) then the machine developed water leaks! not one but several, all around the electric motor housing! well, this machine is collecting dust in a corner of the garage.... the repairs cost more than the total paid initially for the... more
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Hugh,
I apologize for the issues you had with the unit. The unit carries a 1 year manufacturer warranty. I see you purchased this unit 5/25/2013.

If you took it to get repaired during the warranty period, it should have been covered. I will also send this information over to the folks at Karcher to see if they have had any complaints about this.
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Walter B.
Cypress, TX
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 6/29/11
REVIEWED
SEP.
25
2014
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
It Broke After Only Two Years Of Very Limited Use.
I bought the Karcher K5,74 in June 2011. It did an acceptable job, not bad, but not really that good.

It was used twice in 2011, twice in 2013, and once this year (about two hours each time). When I took it out a second time in August this year, it leaked and had less power than my garden hose.

The pump needs to be rebuilt at almost half the cost of a new K5.74. Perhaps if the thing had really done a commendable job, I may have had it repaired, but since it broke with such limited... more
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Walter,
When storing a unit, you should always add a pump guard to protect the pump from freezing, corrosion, and premature wear. This is common to happen to any pump that sits for 30 days without protecting the seals inside it. It is very common to hear this with any brand pressure washer once the unit has been stored without being protected.
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Jose F.
Miami, FL
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 9/1/14
REVIEWED
SEP.
22
2014
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Not Enough Pressure
I had a 1600 PSI pressure washer, and it was not enough for cleaning my fence, drive way, etc. I bought this one with 2000 PSI expecting it to produce much higher pressure but it does not.
Pros: Easy To Use, Quiet, Light Weight, Reliable
Mike, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Jose,
I do apologize for the issues you are having with the unit. If it is not producing 2000 PSI, there could be a few things wrong with the unit. First check the diameter size of the supply hose, it needs to be a MIN. of 5/8" in diameter. Next, confirm the water supply is not restricted. Check the garden hose for kinks, leaks, or a blockage. Make sure the water supply is opened to full force.

Low water supply will cause the unit to have reduced PSI. Next, check the inlet filter on the unit to see if its clogged. Pull the filter out and rinse it off. Last, Confirm the spray wand is turned to the high pressure position. If all of these have been checked, and you're still not getting 2000 PSI, give me a call at 800-710-7499. The unit has a full 1 year manufacture warranty on it.
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