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Kärcher HD 2.3/24 P / CD-23243 Operator's Manual

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  • Page 1 OPERATOR’S MANUAL MODEL ORDER # HD 2.3/24 P / CD-232437 1.575-350.0 HD 2.3/23 P / CD-232336 1.575-351.0 To locate your local Kärcher Shark Commercial Pressure Washer Dealer nearest you, visit or 9.800-087.0...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Important Safety Information ..............4-5 Component Identification ................. 6 Assembly Instructions ................7 Operating Instructions................8-9 Applying Detergent and General Operating Techniques ......10 Shut Down and Clean-Up ..............11 Storage ....................11 Troubleshooting ................12-13 Preventative Maintenance ..............14 Oil Change Record ................14 Hose and Spray Gun Assembly .............
  • Page 4: Important Safety Information

    INTRODUCTION & IMPORTANT SAfETy INfORMATION Thank you for purchasing this Pressure Washer. WARNING: Risk of asphyxiation. WARNING Use this product only in a well We reserve the right to make changes at any time ventilated area. without incurring any obligation. 5.
  • Page 5: Important Safety Information

    IMPORTANT SAfETy INfORMATION WARNING: Keep wand, hose, and WARNING: High pressure devel- WARNING WARNING water spray away from electric oped by these machines will wiring or fatal electric shock may cause personal injury or equip- result. ment damage. Keep clear of nozzle.
  • Page 6: Component Identification

    COMPONENT IDENTIfICATION Engine Unloader Detergent bucket (Not Included) Inlet Water Pump Water Supply Hose (Not Included) Inlet Connection Detergent High Pressure Hose Hose quick Coupler Spray gun Wand High Pressure Nozzle Trigger Soap Nozzle Swivel Connector Detergent Injector - Allows you to siphon and mix Spray gun —...
  • Page 7: Assembly Instructions

    ASSEMbLy INSTRUCTIONS Spray garden Nozzle Hose Extension Safety Pump Latch Water Spray gun/Wand Inlet High Pressure Hose STEP 1: Attach the high pressure STEP 2: Attach nozzle extension STEP 3: Connect the garden hose hose to the spray gun using teflon to spray gun/wand.
  • Page 8: Operating Instructions

    OPERATINg INSTRUCTIONS Oil Dipstick Stick STEP 1: Check engine oil level. Oil level should be level with the bottom STEP 2: Remove shipping cap and of the oil filler neck. Be sure the machine is level when checking the oil install oil dipstick.
  • Page 9 OPERATINg INSTRUCTIONS On-Off Switch STEP 8: On Honda engines, turn the engine switch to STEP 9: Pull the starter grip. If the engine fails to start "On" position. after 2 pulls, squeeze the trigger gun to release pressure and repeat step. Return starter gently. After the engine On Briggs engines, move the throttle lever to "Fast"...
  • Page 10: Applying Detergent And General Operating Techniques

    DETERgENTS AND gENERAL OPERATINg TECHNIqUES WARNING: Some detergents charging the warm water onto the ground. This thermal WARNING device prevents internal damage to the pump. may be harmful if inhaled or in- gested, causing severe nausea, CLEANINg TIPS fainting or poisoning. The harm- ful elements may cause property Pre-rinse cleaning surface with fresh water.
  • Page 11: Shut Down And Clean-Up

    SHUTTINg DOWN AND CLEAN-UP On-Off Switch STEP 1: Remove detergent suction STEP 2: Move the throttle to stop STEP 3: Turn off water supply. tube from container and insert into the engine (Briggs Engine). Turn off one gallon of fresh water. Slide nozzle the engine (Honda engines).
  • Page 12: Troubleshooting

    TROUbLESHOOTINg PRObLEM POSSIbLE CAUSE SOLUTION LOW OPERATINg Faulty pressure gauge Install new gauge. PRESSURE Insufficient water supply Use larger garden hose; clean filter washer at water inlet. Old, worn or incorrect spray nozzle Match nozzle number to machine and/or replace with new nozzle. Plumbing or hose leak Check plumbing system for leaks.
  • Page 13 TROUbLESHOOTINg PRObLEM POSSIbLE CAUSE SOLUTION PRESENCE Of Water sprayed at machine Change oil. Direct spray away from ma- WATER chine. IN PUMP OIL High humidity in air Check and change oil twice as often. Piston packing worn. Oil seal worn Check and replace if necessary. ENgINE STRAINS Engine governor misadjusted Readjust governor on engine.
  • Page 14: Preventative Maintenance

    PREvENTATIvE MAINTENANCE This pressure washer was produced with the best available materials and quality craftsmanship. However, you as the owner have certain responsibilities for the correct care of the equipment. Attention to regular preventative maintenance procedures will assist in preserving the performance of your equipment. Contact your dealer for maintenance.
  • Page 15: Hose And Spray Gun Assembly

    LIMITED NEW PRODUCT Phone: 360-833-1600 WARRANTY—COMMERCIAL Fax: 800-248-8409 PRESSURE WASHERS WHAT THIS WARRANTY COVERS All Kärcher commercial pressure washers are warranted by Kärcher to the original purchaser to be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use, for the periods specified below. This Limited Warranty, subject to the exclusions shown below, is calculated from the date of the original purchase, and applies to the original components only.
  • Page 16: Exploded View Form # 9.800-087.0 • Revised 10/09 • Printed in U.S.A. or Mexico...