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Old 07-26-2013, 10:14 AM
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Shindaiwa backpack sprayer problem

My model 415 won't hold pressure. I can only pump the handle one time , then it's too hard to pump. I can spray, but only for a few seconds between my one pump.

If you choked a Smurf, what color would it turn?

I'd give my right hand , if I could be ambidextrous!
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Old 07-26-2013, 10:31 AM
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A teardown may be in order to determine the problem. Sounds like it may be a check valve problem.

Shindiawa has a parts breakdown available at their website.
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