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Pressure washer 020296 model is blowing the pressure hose,

Pressure washer 020296 model...

Pressure washer 020296 model is blowing the pressure hose, can this be can this be caused by the thermo relief valve or is it in the pump?

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the pressure washer? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Can the pressure device on the pump be purchased? or can the pump be sent in for repair?

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

The pump is building pressure and blowing the hose.

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The relief valve/unloader assembly is stuck and is not relieving the pressure. See the attached parts list. Unloader kit can be purchased as an assembly.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
no I just want to know if I can replace the relief device on the washer, I don't see one on the parts list? or can I clean the existing one and reuse ; thank you I will order parts

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