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There is an oil dipstick on the side of the engine. Remove the dipstick and check the oil on the dipstick.
The oil should be about half way up the threads on this engine.
If you need to add oil you can use SAE 30 or a 10W30 Oil.

Posted on Mar 30, 2012


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SOURCE: Gx160 Pressure Washer runs fine for 20 seconds Then shuts off

It could be several things...oil level, make sure its sitting on level ground...if not did you use StaBil when you laid her up for the season? If not, go to Advance Auto and buy "SeaFoam" and following directions run it for as long as it will run...make sure you have water running through the pump during tests!
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SOURCE: low engine oil how do u reset it on gx160 honda

how do you reset what?if the engine oil is low you top it up to the bottom of the filler plug hole, just so it tries to run over ,then tilt the motor back slightly and put the filler plug back in,

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

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