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I have a Honda 160 Pressure washer. starts great works great

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I have a Honda 160 Pressure washer. starts great works great except it has sudden had a problem. while I am washing, and release the trigger, it won't come back on. sometimes it will after holding it a while, but sometimes it don't. I wave tried to not release the trigger so it won't interrupt my washing, but I forget and release. It is virtually a new machine. It probable has less than 4 hours on it most of which yesterday.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 4 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. The symptoms you are describing sound like the unloader valve is sticking , do you happen to have a make or model

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Honda 160 pressure washer
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 4 months ago.
Gvc 260 is the engine type , is it a excel , troy bilt brand etc

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