Putting Diesel in a Petrol Audi is a regularly occurring mistake. And its remedy is based on several things. In case you want to know what it is best to do about this then keep on reading.
Let us discuss the key factors to take into account whenever determining whether to have a fuel drain:
Avoid having any general so-and-so to try to repair your automobile. We are Audi specialists and possess the skills and knowledge needed to make sure that you get back on the road with little hassle or trouble.
Inadvertently put Diesel in a Petrol Audi? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Audi A8 Hybrid?
Contact us and get straightforward advice and practical assistance for your particular situation
We would come to you to do the contaminated fuel removal & flush right there on scene
Once we have completed you can get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the primary wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, having nationwide service, for Audi motorists especially. We mostly attend to:
We are Audi specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Audi vehicles. No matter if it is at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we can get you moving once again.
The procedure of extracting Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is in essence exactly the same for virtually all vehicle makes. Naturally it may differ slightly as each brand has their unique different fuel system. However it still generally adheres to the following guidelines:
When someone has put Diesel in a Petrol car they have a few very common questions. So we have compiled a list of the most Frequently Asked Questions for you
Turn off the car as soon as possible and call us. Continuing to run a vehicle on the wrong fuel can potentially damage it. We will be able to give you advice and assistance based on your circumstances
It can. However, if the problem is caught and remedied quickly the risks will be minimal. Of the 1,500 vehicles we attend every month, less than 0.5% have suffered and substantial damage requiring parts replacement.
The safe answer is none. However you might be able to get away with a very low contamination ratio. That being said, we always highly recommend draining anything over a 5% contamination ratio asap.
Putting Super Unleaded, or Shell V-Power, BP Ultimate Unleaded, etc, will have the exact same effect as putting regular unleaded petrol in your diesel car and will need to be drained out and flushed.
No! The EU Block Exemption Regulations clearly state that "the work can be carried out by as long as that garage uses manufacturer approved parts and correctly follows the manufacturer's service schedule."
This might work on some vehicles in some cases, but in the majority on instances it won't and you risk damaging the Lambda sensors as well as fuel pump and injectors, just as a regular misfuel.
In case you have any concerns or need some help please Call us!
We can get you moving again.
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