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Model: 100145
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Grade
Style
Inflow
1/4
1/4" Snap Coupler (Male)
Shoot Soap Up To 3 Floors
Increase your pressure washer's effectiveness

Chemical Does Not Run Through The Pump
Allows for a wider choice of chemicals

Adjustable Flow
Increase or decrease the amount of chemical as needed

Attaches To Quick Connect On Lance Or Extension Wand
Chemical can be turned on and off for easy rinsing

Stainless Steel Construction
Heavy duty to last a long time

Includes Everything You Need
Nozzle has a size 4.0 orifice
30 feet of hose with filter goes into the chemical container
On/off valve, 0į pattern, 30-ft. range

Adaptor Needed To Fit Simpson Spray Wands
Replace GP stainless plug with AR AL-PLUG1/4MB (sold separately)


Pump
Chemical Injection
Down-Stream
Accessories
Accessory Grade
Professional
Accessory Style
Gas
Inflow
1/4" Snap Coupler (Male)
Rated PSI
5000 PSI
Overview
Weight
3 Pounds
Product Length
8.25 Inches
Product Height
4.5 Inches
Consumer Warranty
30 Days
UPC
682491017714
Model
100145
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  9 Questions
Q: Will Karcher 2400psi 2.5 gm power this?
by James Hill from Georgia on May 25, 2016

A: James,

Yes, this will fit at the end of the wand where the colored spray tips attach. This is one of the best long range soap nozzles we have. Any additional questions, don't hesitate to ask.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: I have a Briggs & Stratton Model 020588 pressure washer, Will this fit my PW ? Want to soap & rinse my Ram with it. Will it work ?
by Mark from New York on May 25, 2015

A: It will work with Gas machines below 6.5 HP with a quick connect on the lance assembly.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Will this work on my gas powered Karcher power washer? The PSI is 2650 and GM 2.6
by Rich on March 24, 2012

A: Yes, this GP high pressure soap shooter nozzle would definitely work with your pressure washer. This is also the correct size for your machine.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Will this work on consumer electric washers (AR 383)?
by Tyler on March 18, 2012

A: No, this high pressure soap nozzle will not work on the AR383 or any consumer grade electric model that comes with plastic bayonet style fittings. Only AR accessories will work on AR pressure washers due to their very unique connection fittings that they use.

With the AR383, there is no attachment or way to spray detergent at high pressure.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Does this nozzle take the place of normal nozzle at the end of lance? Will I need to use normal nozzle for pressure washing?
by Bob K from Pennsylvania on September 28, 2011

A: In a sense, yes this nozzle will replace a standard spray tip. Meaning, you can spray detergent thru this nozzle and then close off the detergent flow thru the adjustment knob and spray just high pressure water. This nozzle produces a cone shaped spray pattern unlike the normal fan spray pattern that a standard spray tip would.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Do you have any videos or pdf files explaining how this (General Pump High Pressure Soap Shooter Nozzle with Rinse Capability (#4.0) hooks up to your pressure washer?
by Glenn Taylor from South Carolina on May 26, 2011

A: Honestly, you really don't need a video. This is going to hook into the end of your lance the same way one of your other nozzles would. You then take the other end of the siphon tube and put it into a bucket of detergent and water and the siphon would pull it from the bucket and go out the pressure washer and that is it. If you have more questions, you can call and talk to us about it, but it is as simple as that.

Thanks,

Pressure Washers Direct
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Can you use bleach when using High Pressure Soap Shooter since chemicals does not run thru pump
by KC from North Carolina on April 27, 2011

A: Yes, you could definitely use bleach thru this GP high pressure soap shooter nozzle. You are correct, the chemical will absolutely not affect your pump, hose, or gun if you were to use bleach with this type of injector.
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: Bill, I just bought a used Coleman Powermate 2750 that works really great. I would like to know how to use the chemicla pick-up system. The pick-up tube came with it and looks like it's never been used. I have a two story house with mildew on the North and West sides and need to apply chlorine mixture. Please tell me just how to use the system. Thank you very much in advance.
by Tony Holcombe from Florida on April 02, 2011

A: With a siphon hose chemical injection system, you can only apply the detergent at low pressure. To pull the detergent out of a container, you have to attach the black "detergent" spray tip to your wand. You will not be able to pull detergent using any other high pressure spray tip. If you happen to have an adjustable spray wand, you have to rotate it to your low pressure setting.

If you need to reach 2nd story levels with detergent or you wish to apply detergents at high pressure, you could always purchase a high pressure soap shooter nozzle. I posted a link below to the item:

General Pump High Pressure Soap Nozzle
by Brian, Product Expert
Q: I'm prepping my house for sale. Will the Briggs & Stratton Model 20418 be enough to clean the outside of a two story house?
by William Sumner from North Carolina on March 27, 2011

A: Yes, this model pressure washer definitely has enough pressure to accomplish what you are trying to do. The recommended size pressure washer for your application is between 2600-3000 psi. Remember, you can only spray detergent at low pressure so you might have to use a ladder to reach the higher levels with detergent.

You can also purchase a high pressure soap shooter nozzle that allows you to increase the distance of your spray and allows you to spray detergent at high pressure. I posted a link to the soap shooter nozzle below:

GP High Pressure Soap Shooter/Rinse Nozzle
by Brian, Product Expert
General Pump 100145 Reviews & Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
4/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
4/5
Overall
3.8 out of 53.8 out of 53.8 out of 53.8 out of 53.8 out of 5
Pros
Easy To Use (16)
I'd Buy It Again (9)
High Quality (7)
Durable (6)
Exceeded Expectations (6)
Cons
Expensive (5)
Low Quality (4)
Bad Instructions (3)
Unreliable (3)
Difficult To Use (3)
64% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
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Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
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Total Reviews
122 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
6313 Helpful Votes
Pressure Washers Direct Recommended

With the 30í of hose you can drop this into any cleaning solution that you want to spray as it will not be going through your pump.

Quick on and off valve allows you to switch from soap to rinse quickly and easily.

This product is great to go at the end of telescoping wands that arenít able to apply detergents or if you just want the flexibility to have a wider range of movement while still being able to spray detergents up to 3 stories!
Brian Recommends This Model
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Gilles G
Tallahassee, FL
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 8/15/17
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
OCT.
19
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Quality Made Product - Best For Cleaning Vertical Surfaces
The soap shooter arrived in good order and was easy to set up. I should have researched a little more as I actually wanted a tool that would disperse a solution on a flat surface to facilitate cleaning with my power washer. Now I know why it's called a soap shooter. The solution comes out very powerfully and the best way to use it is to aim it several yards away to distribute the liquid. It should be ideal to clean vertical surfaces on the second or even third floor. There have been no problems... more
Pros: Easy To Use, High Quality, Durable
Cons: Expensive
Gilles Recommends This General Pump Product
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Willam L.
Brandenburg, KY
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 7/14/17
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
AUG.
08
2017
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Not What I Expected
I can't get it to draw the cleaner. You have to make your cleaner so thin it doesn't do very good on the house.
Pros: Easy To Use, Light Weight
Cons: Difficult To Use, Expensive, Unreliable
Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Willam,
These units work on a Siphon principle, and getting the siphon started can sometimes be tricky.

Thinner liquids will always work better, but you may be able to work with a thicker liquid by starting the siphon with the container of detergent lifted higher than the spray nozzle. Gravity will help move the liquid through the hose. Once the siphon is established you should be able to lift the nozzle and start spraying normally.
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C Schell
Camden, DE
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 10/10/17
REVIEWED
OCT.
14
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Worked Better Than My Expectations Based On Mediocre Reviews
Took a gamble by pairing this with my electric Greenworks 1500psi pressure washer. Mixed up a Simple Green dilution in bucket, connected spray nozzle and dropped the filtered end into bucket. Took a good 30 seconds to draw fluid to nozzle, but once itís primed it just start spraying. Cleaned an entire side of my house in just a few minutes. For my needs, this thing will work just fine.
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations, Price
C Recommends This General Pump Product
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Roy F.
Whitsett, NC
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 7/15/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
07
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good Product For The Job
This product worked just fine. I read some of the reviews and decided to shorten the pickup tube to ten feet. It worked perfectly.

To use on a ladder I simply placed the gallon container of cleaner in a small bucket with a handle and hooked the handle on a rung of the ladder to keep tube free to move about. Ten feet of tubing was plenty to move the sprayer head around wherever I needed to. Just secure the tube to the bucket with a clothes pin.
Pros: Easy To Use, High Quality, Price
Roy Recommends This General Pump Product
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Dave N.
Stockbridge, MI
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 7/5/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
04
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Works Good
Ran it with a 3200 PSI washer, used it for spraying bleach.

Best to use it from ground level, I shot it up 25 feet. Trick is to get it primed at a low level, then don't shut the spray wand off, then shoot it high. If you stop spraying it will lose prime then you start over.

I liked the stainless construction and the adjustability. Way better than any other way of applying bleach!
Pros: I'd Buy It Again, High Quality, Durable, Light Weight
Dave Recommends This General Pump Product
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Joseph B.
East Liverpool, OH
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 6/22/17
REVIEWED
JUL.
14
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Looks Like New
Worked great. Done a 2 story house with cleaner looks like new !
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Fast
Joseph Recommends This General Pump Product
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Keith M.
Wendell, NC
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 5/9/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
30
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Better Than What I Had
Using a 3000 psi pump I had trouble getting the solution to siphon up through the hose when the nozzle was 5 feet or higher above the bucket of solution.
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, High Quality, Light Weight
Cons: Expensive, Lower psi units may have issues
Keith Recommends This General Pump Product
Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Keith,
Please make sure the detergent solution is thin enough so the siphon action can lift it. You may also find raising the bucket of solution will let you increase the height you can wash at at. Here's a link for How A Siphon Works.
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Vincent C.
Lithonia, GA
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 3/4/17
REVIEWED
MAR.
31
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Get Rid Of The Ladder!
No longer does it take more than 3 hours.
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, High Quality, Reliable
Cons: None for me
Vincent Recommends This General Pump Product
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Peter M.
Odessa, FL
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 7/10/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
11
2017
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Disappointed
My plan was to inject pool chlorine, jomax & a small amount of Gain detergent through the injector to clean the mildew off my roof. I called customer service to get the recommended size. I was surprised at the high cost of both a simple nozzle plus shipping. When I sprayed the roof from a ladder with the bucket the same height as I was on a second ladder, there was absolutely nu change in the mildew and I drained the entire 3 gallons of mixture.
Pros: Easy To Use, Durable
Cons: Expensive, Low Quality, did nothing for me
Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Peter,
The Soap Shooter's performance will depend on how thick the solution is. You will get the best results from a thin solution (more watery) than a thicker solution.

For safety reasons we don't advocate home-made cleaning solutions. I hope you were careful to control the overspray and not breathe it. You may want to try a product made to kill roof mold like Wet & Forget- but please be sure to follow the manufacturer's instructions.
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Gerald L.
Holly Springs, NC
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 8/3/13
REVIEWED
AUG.
24
2013
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Won't Draw The Bleach
I purchased this device to power wash my house. I can't get it to draw the bleach from the bottle with out basically siphoning to get it primed. There were no directions with it. I'm frustrated.
Cons: Difficult To Use, Bad Instructions
Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Gerald,
We're sorry you're having problems with the Soap Shooter. Your pressure washer should have a GPM (gallons per minute) rating of around 2.5 to 3 gallons per minute to create a suction strong enough to pull liquid up the hose on its own.

The other thing to check is that the liquid you're trying to spray is the consistency of water- if it's a thickened bleach formula (they do that to prevent splashing) you may have to dilute it.

Please be careful of the overspray and runoff. If there's a breeze you could wind up with bleach in your eyes, on your car or lawn furniture. Give your landscaping a good drink of clean water before you start; it will be less likely to soak up the bleach runoff. If the overspray will hit leaves, you may need to cover your plants temporarily.

If you feel the sprayer isn't working properly, please give the folks at General Pump a call, toll free, at (888) 474-5487.
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Ronald S.
N. Chesterfield, VA
Purchased from Pressure Washers Direct
Purchased 5/16/15
REVIEWED
JUN.
06
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Didn't Work
Great idea, but it would not duck up the fluid. Tried diluting and even plain water but the solution would never come through the pick up hose.
Brian, the Pressure Washer Expert
Product Expert
Ronald,
Normally we do not have any issues with this item. Is the valve at the end of the hose all the way open? Try removing that piece and see if it works. If this does not correct the issue, give me a call at 800-710-7499. Thanks
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Ronald,
There are a couple of issues to consider. Mike mentioned making sure the Soap Shooter injector is open all the way when starting up. Secondly, this high pressure injector works on the venturi effect so it is very important to know the GPM of the pressure washer being used. The #4.0 Soap Shooter model requires a minimum 3.0 GPM pressure washer to work effectively, the 4.0 GPM pressure washer can use the #4.5 and pressure washers above 5.5GPM use the #5.0 model.
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