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Offline a9wyn

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Pressure Washer
« on: 13 February 2018, 09:12 »
 Looking to get a new pressure washer. My Karcher K2 has given up the ghost. I didn't really want to get another Karcher  Any recommendations?

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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #1 on: 13 February 2018, 09:21 »
Nilfisk probably the best bet if you want to avoid Karcher.
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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #2 on: 13 February 2018, 10:14 »
My Karcher K4 is pretty solid.  The full control handle thing is a bit of a gimmick but otherwise it’s good and a water cooled system. 

Even better if you swap the twisty standard nylon hose for rubber and wire replacement hose which doesn’t kink.

https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/KARCHER-K-SERIES-X-RANGE-MALE-QUICK-RELEASE-RUBBER-HOSE-1-4-2641-7210-K2-40-T50/202053903323?_mwBanner=1
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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #3 on: 13 February 2018, 21:58 »
I would highly recommend the K4 due to the metal water cooled pump as opposed to the plastic air cooled one in the K2.

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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #4 on: 14 February 2018, 18:27 »
My Karcher K4 is pretty solid.  The full control handle thing is a bit of a gimmick but otherwise it’s good and a water cooled system. 

Even better if you swap the twisty standard nylon hose for rubber and wire replacement hose which doesn’t kink.

https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/KARCHER-K-SERIES-X-RANGE-MALE-QUICK-RELEASE-RUBBER-HOSE-1-4-2641-7210-K2-40-T50/202053903323?_mwBanner=1

Hi Rebecca

Thanks for this been looking for a hose for a while due to to twisty nylon that comes with the K2 I'm guessing the K2 and K4 are the same fitments. .. 
 
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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #5 on: 14 February 2018, 20:35 »
My Karcher K4 is pretty solid.  The full control handle thing is a bit of a gimmick but otherwise it’s good and a water cooled system. 

Even better if you swap the twisty standard nylon hose for rubber and wire replacement hose which doesn’t kink.

https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/KARCHER-K-SERIES-X-RANGE-MALE-QUICK-RELEASE-RUBBER-HOSE-1-4-2641-7210-K2-40-T50/202053903323?_mwBanner=1

Hi Rebecca

Thanks for this been looking for a hose for a while due to to twisty nylon that comes with the K2 I'm guessing the K2 and K4 are the same fitments. .. 
 

Yeah Neil, I just swapped it over from my K2 to my new K4. Same fitting.
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Re: Pressure Washer
« Reply #6 on: 14 February 2018, 21:09 »
My Karcher K4 is pretty solid.  The full control handle thing is a bit of a gimmick but otherwise it’s good and a water cooled system. 

Even better if you swap the twisty standard nylon hose for rubber and wire replacement hose which doesn’t kink.

https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/KARCHER-K-SERIES-X-RANGE-MALE-QUICK-RELEASE-RUBBER-HOSE-1-4-2641-7210-K2-40-T50/202053903323?_mwBanner=1

Hi Rebecca

Thanks for this been looking for a hose for a while due to to twisty nylon that comes with the K2 I'm guessing the K2 and K4 are the same fitments. .. 
 

Yeah Neil, I just swapped it over from my K2 to my new K4. Same fitting.

Yeah thanks Rebecca iv ordered one thanks
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