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Ryobi RY803223 (Discontinued)

The Ryobi RY803223 is a gas-powered pressure washer offering a maximum water pressure of 3200 PSI and flow of 2.3 GPM. (Read full specs)

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Features and Specifications

FuelGas-Powered
HandlingHand Truck
WaterCold (104°F max.)
PSI3200
GPM2.3
Cleaning Units7360
Engine196cc KOHLER SH270 OHV 4-stroke
PumpAxial Cam
Other model numbersRY803223VNM
FrameSteel tubing
Soap injectionYes
Soap tankYes
Soap dilution20:1
Nozzles5-in-1
Quick connect nozzlesYes
Onboard storageYes
Hose35 ft
Hose storageHooks
Dimensions
(D x W x H)
Unknown
Weight66.9 lbs
Wheels2 wheels, ⌀12", never flat
Included accessoriesOil, funnel, wand, spray gun, high pressure hose, 5-in-1 nozzle
SecurityTrigger lock and thermal relief valve
EmissionsCARB, EPA
Warranty3 years

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Description

The RYOBI 3200 PSI Pressure Washer is the perfect for completing tough jobs quickly. The powerful Kohler 196 cc Engine delivers 3200 PSI of force to blast away dirt, grime, oil, and other stains. The durable hand truck frame and 12 in. wheels make transportation easy.

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In summary, the Ryobi RY803223 is a heavy duty, commercial pressure washer, that offers an all-around versatile cleaning experience, and also:

  • focused spot cleaning on hard, unpainted surfaces, accessing high spots, and efficiently eliminating stubborn stains
  • mild cleaning for delicate surfaces, and low-pressure cleaning for broader areas
  • utilizing cleaning solutions, and rinsing surfaces clean

Its power characteristics and design, its main features and all its additional features are presented ahead.

Power

The Ryobi RY803223 in use

The Ryobi RY803223

Its axial cam pump, which utilizes a 196cc engine, may deliver a pressure of up to 3200 PSI (almost 53 times more than a standard garden hose) and a flow of up to 2.3 GPM. Corresponding to these values is a cleaning power of 7360 Cleaning Units.

Starting the KOHLER SH270 engine of this gas pressure washer involves using a conventional pull-start method.

The pressure washer's tank has a maximum capacity of 0.87 gallon for storing gasoline..

Design & Handling

With its hand truck design, the Ryobi RY803223 provides excellent maneuverability. The durable steel tubing frame of the assembly ensures its longevity, providing stability and shielding internal components from damage, even in tough conditions. The foam-padded fixed handle adds to the RY803223 convenience of transport, while offering a comfortable grip.

At 66.9 lbs, this unit is light enough for easy handling, yet substantial enough to provide stability during operation. The incorporation of the 196cc KOHLER SH270 engine and a durable steel tubing frame contribute considerably to its overall weight. Yet, its two 12" never-flat wheels ensure the RY803223 remains effortlessly maneuverable.

Main Features

The Ryobi RY803223 in use

The Ryobi RY803223

The Ryobi RY803223's package includes a spray gun, a wand, a pressure hose, a 5-in-1 nozzle and a detergent injection feature, with a more detailed description below.

  • Soap injection: Detergent is stored in a dedicated tank. The detergent is diluted with a 20:1 ratio by the Ryobi RY803223's automatic soap dilution mechanism. Detergent is automatically added to the water when "soap" is selected on the 5-in-1 nozzle.
  • Pressure hose: With a set of convenient hooks, the unit offers a practical solution for maintaining workspace order, allowing the included 35 ft high-pressure hose to be neatly stored when idle.
  • Spray gun and wand: A side hook allows for an easy storage of the included classic ergonomic spray gun and its wand.
  • Nozzle: a 5-in-1 nozzle is included.

    Ryobi's 5-in-1 nozzle Ryobi's 5-in-1 nozzle offers five spray pattern settings (0°, 25°, 40°, short-range soap, long-range soap). Selection of a specific spray pattern is made by simply rotating the spray selector to the desired setting.

Other Features

Some of the accessories of the Ryobi RY803223

Some of the included accessories

  • Onboard storage: Stay prepared for any job with Ryobi RY803223's handy storage area, which allows you to neatly store any nozzles and accessories which you may need for the job.
  • Safety: Safety of operation is enhanced by a thermal relief valve (which helps to prevent internal pump damage) and a trigger lock mechanism (which prevents accidental operation).
  • Accessories: On top of an owner's manual (opens in a new tab) and the usual documentation to get you swiftly started, the Ryobi RY803223 also comes with wand, spray gun, pressure hose, funnel and oil.

Product Videos

The Ryobi RY803223's performance versus other pressure washers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea of how the key specs of the Ryobi RY803223 compared to similarly priced pressure washers.

This unit is now discontinued, but used to be sold around $380.

  • The Ryobi RY803223, which can reach up to 3200 PSI, had one of the higher pressure outputs of the gas-powered units that cost between $300 and $400. If the highest possible power of the water stream is your priority, one of the champions in this price range is the Westinghouse WPX3400 with 3400 PSI.
  • In comparison to devices within the previously mentioned price range, this washer, with its 2.3 GPM, was on the lower spectrum of achievable water flow. If being able to rinse away debris as efficiently as possible is your priority, one of the products with the highest GPM in this price range is the Lifan LFQ3370, with 3 GPM.
  • With a total of 7360 Cleaning Units (PSI X GPM), the RY803223 placed itself within the average cleaning efficiency range for comparably priced gas-powered units. When considering the importance of superior cleaning power, the Lifan LFQ3370 stands out with its 9900 Cleaning Units, boasting one of the highest cleaning efficiencies among similarly priced units.

The bottom line

STRENGTHS:
  • Automatic detergent dilution
  • Onboard storage
  • Several security features
  • High PSI for the price
AVERAGE SPECS:
  • Decent CU for the price
WEAKNESSES:
  • Low GPM for the price

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About Ryobi

Ryobi Seisakusho Co. (now simply Ryobi) is a Japanese company founded in 1943, with power tool manufacturing beginning in 1968. In January 2018, the power tools division was sold to the Kyocera Corporation, though still retaining the Ryobi brand name. It continues to be a popular brand of cordless battery-powered, corded electric, and gas-powered outdoor equipment. One of its 12 international manufacturing facilities is in Shelbyville, Indiana USA. In the US and Canada, Ryobi tools and outdoor power equipment are distributed primarily through Home Depot stores.

Warranty Information

The Ryobi RY803223 is covered under a warranty for up to 3 years. This warranty may be limited and may not cover all parts of the unit.
For more information about the warranty of Ryobi pressure washers, please consult Ryobi's warranty policies (opens in a new tab). Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-525-2579.

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    Alfred Vinson June 2, 2023 at 7:18 pm
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    I own a Ryobi RY803223 . Only complaint I have is the “Owner’s Manual” doesn’t have a Parts Diagram with part numbers. Unit works great!

    + PROS: Good Unit
    - CONS: Ordering parts for this model number without access to parts diagram with part numbers is a pain.
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