Filling Diesel in a Petrol Dodge is a common problem. And what you should do about it depends on various factors. In case you would like to know what you need to do to fix it then continue reading.
Listed here the key factors to take into account whenever choosing whether or not to get it drained:
Steer clear of having any unqualified mechanic to try to fix your automobile. We are Dodge experts and hold the credentials and expertise required to ensure you are back on the road with no hassle or trouble.
Inadvertently put Diesel in a Petrol Dodge? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Dodge Nitro?
Call us and receive straightforward guidance and practical help for your precise situation
We would reach you to carry out the contaminated fuel drain & purge right there on scene
Once we have finished you should be able to get back on the road and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, having nationwide service, for Dodge motorists particularly. We typically attend to:
We are Dodge specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Dodge vehicles. Regardless of whether it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you moving again.
The technique of extracting Diesel from a Petrol car is in essence identical for most motor vehicles. Naturally it does differ to some degree as each brand has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still basically adheres to the following 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.
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