Side-by-side Comparison of Top Rated Gas Pressure Washers

When it comes to pressure washers we get asked often; "what is the difference between..." this machine and that machine. As well as "How come there are so many models". This guide is here to help answer that first question with some side-by-side comparisons.

Direct Drive • Light Duty

Compare the top choices for medium and light duty direct drive pressure washers. The light and compact design makes these pressure washers perfect when you need consistent reliability for the occasional cleaning job.

Features

  • Compact, light, durable design, easy for loading
  • Powder Coated Steel Frame
  • Honda Engine
  • Cutouts to make changing the engine oil an easy task
  • Direct Drive Pump
  • Lightweight, compact axial piston pump
BE "B" Models W/Honda GC160
BE B275HX Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
B275HX2.32700Honda GC160 OHCBE RX710
B275HC2.52700Honda GC160 OHCComet BXD2528G
B275HA2.32700Honda GC160 OHCAR RMV 25G30D
BE "BE" Models W/Honda GC160-GC190
BE BE275HX Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
BE275HX2.32700Honda GC160 OHCBE RX710
BE275HA2.32700Honda GC160 OHCAR RMV25G30D
BE286HA2.52800Honda GC190 OHCAR RMV25G30D
BE296HX2.52900Honda GC190 OHCBE RX710

Direct Drive • Medium Duty

Below are the best gas power washers for medium duty pressure washing jobs. Built tough to handle weekly jobs. These Medium Duty pressure washers deliver high flow and pressure in a compact, durable package.

Features

  • Powder Coated Steel Frame
  • Compact, light, durable design, easy for loading
  • Comes with anti-vibration feet and cutouts for changing the engine oil
  • Honda & Powerease Engine
  • Delivers trouble-free performance
  • Direct Drive Pump
  • High-performance, compact Triplex Plunger pump
  • Thermal Relief Valve protects pump from overheating
BE "B" Models W/Powerease 210cc-420cc
BE B317RX Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
B317RX2.33100Powerease 210ccBE RX710
B317RA2.33100Powerease 220ccAR RMV25G30D
B4015RA4.04000Powerease 420ccAR RSV4G40
B3715RC4.04000Powerease 420ccComet AWDK4040G
BE "B" Models W/Honda GX270-390
BE B3713HC Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
B389HA3.53800Honda 270cc GX270AR RSV 3G38
B3713HC4.03700Honda 389cc GX390Comet ZWDK4036G
B4013HA4.04000Honda 389cc GX390AR RSV4G40
B4013HJ3.94000Honda 389cc GX390CAT 67DX39G
B4013HC4.04000Honda 389cc GX390Comet AWDK4040G

Belt Drive • Heavy-Duty

Designed to handle the toughest cleaning jobs.

Features

  • Heavy-Duty Steel Frame
  • Compact, light, durable design, easy for loading
  • Honda Engine
  • Honda GX series industrial-grade engine delivers trouble-free performance
  • Belt Driven Pump
  • BE Cool Drive draws cool air into pulley and keeps your pump 25% cooler
  • Triplex Plunger Pump runs slower and cooler for increased durability
BE Belt Drive w/Honda GX390
BE X-4013HWBCOMCD Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
X-3013HWBCOMCD5.03000Honda 389cc GX390Comet FW25035
X-4013HWBCOMCD3.54000Honda 389cc GX390Comet FW23540
X-3513HWBGENCD4.03500Honda 389cc GX390General TSS-1511
X-3513HWBCATCD4.03500Honda 389cc GX390Cat 5CP3120
BE Belt Drive w/Honda GX390
BE BE275HX Direct Drive Pressure Washer
Model No.GPMPSIEnginePump Type
CD-4013HWBSCOMA3.54000389cc Honda GX390Comet FW23540
CD-3513HWBSGEN4.03500389cc Honda GX390General TSS-1511
CD-3513HWBSCAT4.03500389cc Honda GX390CAT 5CP3120