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Review of Ryobi 3100-PSI 2.5-GPM Honda Engine Gas Pressure Washer with Idle Down (Model: RY80940)
4.20 stars Very Good Form 125 Reviews
Reviewed on: March 16, 2014 Author: BoolPool.com
Price Range

$399.00

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Pros & Cons

    Pros

  • Powerful 187 cc GCV190 HONDA gasoline engine with enough power for tough cleaning jobs
  • Very easy to start; Starts on the first pull or second pull consistently
  • Very easy to assemble
  • Easy to adjust the power and angle with the included 5-in-1 nozzle
  • Idle Down feature decreases fuel consumption and increases runtime
  • Convenient on-board detergent tank
  • Comes with maintenance free aluminum pump

    Cons

  • The hose is only 25 feet long; Some users would like to see longer hose
  • Hose can be hard to roll up
  • In some cases, broke down after few days
Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Ryobi 3100-PSI 2.5-GPM Honda Engine Gas Pressure Washer with Idle Down (Model: RY80940). The BoolPool rating for this product is Very Good, with 4.20 stars, and the price range is $399.00.

The Ryobi RY80940 is a 3100-PSI pressure washer with 2.5-GPM of water flow to handle toughest cleaning jobs. Featuring a powerful 187 cc Honda gasoline engine, this pressure washer delivers plenty of power and force for quick cleaning of driveways, decks, siding, windows and more. The engine is equipped with Idle Down technology for increased fuel efficiency and increased runtime. This Pressure Washer also features many accessory including a 5-in-1 nozzle for easy spray pattern adjustments, and a 25 ft. PowerFlex high-pressure hose for easy hose management.

Users are very happy with the easy start of this machine. It starts on the first or second pull consistently. Users also like the on-board detergent tank and storage for accessories. The machine is easy to assemble right out of the box. This Ryobi pressure washer also features a maintenance free aluminum pump. All this is  backed by Ryobi's outstanding 3 year warranty.

However, some user reviews mention that the hose should have been longer. The 25 feet length is short for few users. Also some users complain that hose can be hard to roll up. In a few cases, the pressure washer broke down after using few days.

Overall, the Ryobi 3100-PSI 2.5-GPM Honda Engine Gas Pressure Washer with Idle Down (Model: RY80940) is well liked and recommended by users. It is a powerful and easy to use pressure washer.

Specifications:

  • Engine Displacement: 187 cc
  • PSI: 3100
  • Flow Rate: 2.5 GPM
  • Pump: Axial Cam
  • Hose Length: 25'
  • Wheel Size: 12"
  • Weight: 65 lbs.

Includes:

  • RY80940 Pressure Washer
  • Trigger Handle
  • 25' Hose
  • 5-n-1 Nozzle
  • Spray Wand
  • 12 oz. 10W30 Oil
  • Operator's Manual
User Voice
Ryobi 3100-PSI 2.5-GPM Honda Engine Gas Pressure Washer with Idle Down (Model: RY80940)
Very easy to assemble Starts on the first pull or second pull Very easy to pull the string Has ample power to handle patio cleaning and house wash
Review Group #: 1 Rating :
4.50 stars
29 Reviews See Details
The hose is only 25 feet long and is almost impossible to roll up The hose attached to the wand could also be a little longer The adjustable wand is a nice feature Idle down feature works well
Review Group #: 2 Rating :
3.50 stars
17 Reviews See Details
Works great with enough power This power washer works well Easy to use Powerful enough to clean siding, gentle enough to clean vehicles Easy to adjust the power and angle with the included 5-in-1 nozzle
Review Group #: 3 Rating :
5.00 stars
20 Reviews See Details
Soap dispenser works well Not enough pressure to really clean second floor level of house In some cases, broke down after few days
Review Group #: 4 Rating :
4.00 stars
11 Reviews See Details
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