Filling Diesel in a Petrol Bentley is a common mistake. And its remedy depends on a number of factors. If you want to find out what you have to do about this then please read on.
Listed below are the most crucial variables to take into account whenever figuring out whether to have a fuel drain:
Don't just have any jack-of-all-trades to try to fix your car. We are Bentley experts and hold the qualifications and experience required to make certain you are back on the road with minimal hassle or worry.
Accidentally put Diesel in a Petrol Bentley? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Bentley Continental GT?
Give us a call and get sincere recommendations and sensible help for your particular situation
We can reach you to undertake the full contaminated fuel retrieval & clean there on scene
Once we are done you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, offering countrywide cover, for Bentley motorists in particular. We primarily attend to:
We are Bentley specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Bentley vehicles. No matter if it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at home, we can get you going once again.
The process of extracting Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is essentially identical for the vast majority of vehicle makes. As you can imagine it may differ a little as each make has their particular distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still fundamentally observes 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.
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