Filling Diesel in a Petrol Bentley is a well-known mistake to make. And its solution varies according to a number of factors. If you want to know what it is best to do about this then stay with me.
Right here are the main variables to take into account whenever figuring out whether or not to get the car drained:
Refrain from having any jack-of-all-trades to try to drain your vehicle. We are Bentley experts and possess the certification and expertise needed to ensure you are back on the road with minimum hassle or trouble.
Inadvertently put Diesel in a Petrol Bentley? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Bentley Azure?
Contact us and get genuine advice and sensible help for your particular circumstance
We would reach you to carry out the full contaminated fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
As soon as we are done you are able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, having national service, for Bentley motorists particularly. We mostly deal with:
We are Bentley specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Bentley vehicles. Even if it is roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at home, we can get you moving once again.
The system of extracting Diesel from a Petrol car is basically identical for the vast majority of motor vehicles. Obviously it may differ somewhat as every brand has their own different fuel system. However it still generally adheres to the below principles:
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 some assistance please Contact Us!
We can get you moving again.
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