What kind of soap can be used?
You should use a soap made for pressure washers. Liquid soap is fine -just make sure the soap is not acid based, as it could damage the pump. Always remember to put the pickup tube in clean water and flush the system after each use.
How do I stop using soap or switch back to regular water to rinse?
When detergent is no longer needed, we recommend ensuring that the siphon hose and pump are properly flushed accordind to the directions in your owner's manual to prevent damage to the other nozzles. Once the system has a been properly flushed, the detergent hose can be removed from the connection point of the pump and the desired pressure nozzle can be utilized. We recommend following these steps. as they are the safest to ensure there is no damage to the power washer or to the desired pressure nozzle.
Can I add a detergent tank?
We do not recommend any modifications to the unit. If additional detergent is needed the siphon can be submerged into an external container.
Does the siphon tube need to be connected if you are not using detergent?
If detergent is not necessary for the job being performed, the detergent siphon hose does not need to be attached. You will want to ensure that the water supply hose and the high-presure hose are correctly attached before each use.
Are the chemicals added upstream or downstream?
The siphon hose connects directly to the pump. The pump pressure provides the necessary suction to incorporate the detergent into the high-pressure water stream.
Do the onboard detergent tanks need to be used , or can you feed detergent throught the hose?
The onboard detergent tanks do not need to be utilized. You will want to ensure that the detergent siphon hose is properly submerged in the detergent container being used.