Filling up with Diesel in a Petrol Bentley is a very common error. And exactly what you should do about it is based on various things. If perhaps you would like to know what you must do to sort it out then keep reading.
Listed here the main factors to keep in mind whenever choosing whether to have a fuel drain:
Do not just have any unqualified mechanic to attend your vehicle. We are Bentley specialists and possess the accreditation and experience needed to ensure that you get back on the road with minimal hassle or trouble.
Mistakenly put Diesel in a Petrol Bentley? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Bentley Arnage?
Give us a call and obtain genuine recommendations and sensible help for your precise circumstances
We are able to go to you to perform the fuel drain & cleanse right there on scene
When we have finished you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having national coverage, for Bentley motorists particularly. We mainly attend:
We are Bentley specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Bentley vehicles. Even if it's at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at home, we are able to get you on the road once again.
The process of getting rid of Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is essentially exactly the same for virtually all vehicle makes. Needless to say it can differ to some extent as each brand has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still basically adheres to the below 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 the event that you have any questions or require assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you moving once again.
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