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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have gvc 190 power washer that keeps blowing the garden

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I have gvc 190 power washer that keeps blowing the garden hoses, what is the problem
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: It has blown three hoses in a row.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I need to know why it is blowing up the garden hoses
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Pressure washer should not increase pressure in the hose. You sure your house or supply is not too high a pressure? I have seen whee hose pressure is so high you pinch off a hose , it will rupture the hose.?? Have you checked pressure in the hose?Should not exceed 80 psi.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

I see question is till open , did you find problem/