K 5 Power Control

For even greater control: K 5 Power Control pressure washer with application consultant via app, G 160 Q Power Control spray gun, Vario Power spray lance and Kärcher Plug 'n' Clean system.


  • High pressure washer: Bicycles
  • High pressure washer: Garden tools and equipment
  • High pressure washer: Garden/terrace/balcony furniture
  • High pressure washer: Fences and small garden paths or paving stones
  • High pressure washer: Motorbikes and scooters
  • High pressure washer: Small cars
  • High pressure washer: Outside steps and large garden paths
  • High pressure washer: Medium-sized and estate cars
  • High pressure washer: Garden walls and stone walls

For even greater control in many cleaning situations and for different cleaning objects, the user is assisted with tips and tricks from the application consultant via the Kärcher Home & Garden app. The application consultant describes the optimal pressure level for the selected cleaning object. The pressure can be manually adjusted by turning the Vario Power spray lance. The app also offers other useful functions such as assembly instructions, maintenance and care instructions, as well as the Kärcher Service portal. The device further impresses with the G 160 Q Power Control spray gun and the dirt blaster. Other equipment details include the Plug ’n’ Clean detergent system for the fast and clean changeover of the detergent, the high-quality aluminium telescopic handle for comfortable transportation and space-saving storage, the Quick Connect system for effortless and time-saving connection and disconnection of the high-pressure hose and the device and the spray gun, as well as the park position for readily accessible accessories.

Features and benefits
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control: Home & Garden app
Home & Garden app
The Kärcher Home & Garden app will turn you into a cleaning expert. Benefit from all our Kärcher expertise to achieve perfect cleaning results. Convenient comprehensive service: All information about the device, its application and our service portal.
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control: Power Control spray gun and spray lances with Quick Connect
Power Control spray gun and spray lances with Quick Connect
The optimal setting for every surface. 3 pressure stages and one cleaning agent stage. Full control: The manual display shows the settings made. Quick Connect adapter for easy fixture of high-pressure hose and accessories.
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control: Plug 'n' Clean – the Kärcher detergent system
Plug 'n' Clean – the Kärcher detergent system
Innovative insertion fixture for Kärcher cleaning agent bottles. For quick, convenient and comfortable application of detergents with the pressure washer. Kärcher detergents increase efficiency and protect and care for the surface.
Telescopic handle made of high-quality aluminium
  • Can be adapted to different heights.
  • The height of the telescopic handle can be changed by pulling.
  • Fully retractable handle for space-saving storage.

Technical data

Current type (V/Hz) 230 / 50
Pressure (bar/MPa) 20 - max. 145 / 2 - max. 14,5
Flow rate (l/h) max. 500
Area performance (m²/h) 40
Inlet temperature (°C) max. 40
Connection load (kW) 2,1
Weight without accessories (kg) 13
Weight incl. packaging (kg) 16,1
Dimensions (L × W × H) (mm) 402 x 306 x 588


  • High-pressure gun, G 160 Q Power Control
  • Vario Power Jet
  • Dirt Blaster
  • High-pressure hose, 10 m
  • Quick Connect on the side of the device
  • Detergent application via, Plug 'n' Clean system
  • Telescopic handle
  • Water-cooled motor
  • Integrated water filter
  • A3/4" garden hose connector adapter
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control
High pressure washer K 5 Power Control
Cleaning agents