The RE 98 has a durable and quiet induction motor, so you can get on with the job in hand quietly, quickly and efficiently. Whether you are using the fan jet nozzle to clean larger areas, or using the rotary nozzle for concentrated cleaning, you'll be able to reach every little corner with the 6-metre long high-pressure mesh hose. The RE 98 also comes with a detergent spray set, which can be attached to the spray lance, so that you can use detergent on those areas of ingrained dirt.
All STIHL Pressure Cleaners come with a 3 year domestic warranty.
FeaturesAluminum pump head
The high pressure pump on the RE 98 is also extremely durable, as it is made of aluminium with stainless steel pistons to make it extremely resilient.
The integrated chassis on the RE 98 means that it can be effortlessly wheeled into tight spaces or moved over long distances.
Convenient storage of accessories (including optional accessories, e.g. rotating wash brush), directly on the device. So, when you need it, everything is right at your fingertips and you need less time to set up.
Anti-drill and quick release coupling
The anti-drill and quick release coupling on the RE 88 prevents the hose from getting tangled so that you can use its full length.
The RE 98 has a plug-in coupling on the nozzle system so you can change the nozzle simply and quickly.
Detergent spray set
Included as standard, the detergent spray bottle can be attached to the spray lance so that you can add detergent for those stubborn areas of dirt.
The rotary jet nozzle has a powerful pencil jet that can be concentrated on particular areas where dirt has built up.
The fan jet nozzle delivers variable pressure and can be used to cover large surface areas quickly.
The induction motor on the RE 98 is quiet and has a long service life.
FAQsQHow long is the cable on the RE 98?
A: The cable on the RE 98 is 5 metres long
QWhat should I wear when using this pressure washer?
A: We recommend that you wear goggles and sturdy boots or shoes.
QWhat should I use the different nozzles for?
A: The fan jet nozzle is designed for cleaning cars, machines and surfaces such as floors, roofs and walls. The rotary nozzle is designed to remove stubborn dirt off hard-wearing surfaces.
QWhere can I buy other accessories and detergent for my RE 98?
A: You can buy official STIHL detergents and accessories, such as surface cleaners, wash brushes, foam nozzles and hose extensions from our approved STIHL dealers.
Tips#1Storing your RE 98
Store the machine in a dry room where it is protected from frost
|Power output kW||1.7|
|Operating pressure bar||10-110|
|Maximum pressure bar 1)||120|
|Min. water throughput l/h||380|
|Max. water supply temperature °C||40|
|Weight kg 2)||16.2|
|Power cable length m||5|
|High-pressure hose length m||6|
|Sound pressure level dB(A) 3)||70.1|
|Sound power level dB(A) 3)||82.9|
|Engine speed min-1||2.800|
|Mains voltage V/Hz||230/1-/50|
1) Maximum pressure system
2) Complete, ready for use
3) K factor according to DIR2006/42/EC=1.5(dB(A))
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