PRESSURE WASHER DOS
Do test the pressure
washer on a small section of the object to be cleaned to make sure
that the pressure is adjusted correctly, you are using the proper
tip for the job, and the spray will not cause any damage to the
Do check your engine and pump oil levels before
starting your machine. Read the owner manual for the proper oil
types required by your pressure washer.
Do store your machine in a climate controlled,
well ventilated area. If your storage place is unheated, please
winterize your pressure washer to avoid freezing damage.
Do keep parts of your body and/or other people
clear of any high pressure stream. Pressure washers are very powerful
machines and need to be operated in a safe manner.
Do pay special attention to the distance the
spray tip is away from the surface. If the tip is too close to the
object you can cause damage to the surface.
Do wear the proper face, eye and protective safety
gear for the job you are performing.
Do try pressure washing accessories, which make
cleaning jobs go much smoother.
Do run fresh water through your chemical injector
after every use.
Do engage the safety lock when not in use to
prevent unintended pressure washer operation.
PRESSURE WASHER DONTS
Don't leave the pressure washer running while
Don’t add fuel while the machine is running.
Don’t run your machine for longer than
two minutes without pulling the trigger.
Don’t point the wand at people or animals.
Even if the machine is turned off there may be pressure backed up
in the hose.
Don’t pressure wash windows. You can break
the glass or ruin the weather seals. In most cases you will even
void the manufacturers warranty.
Don’t use bleach or acid based products
with your chemical injector they will damage them beyond repair.
You can also be sprayed be the chemical if something were to go
Don’t use hot water with your pressure
washer unless you know your pump is rated for it.
Don't direct spray toward any part of your body
or another person.
If you were not able to find the answer
you were looking for in this section call Amazing Machinery at 1-800-504-7435
to speak with one of our experienced pressure washing staff members.