Putting Diesel in a Petrol Ferrari is a well-known mistake to make. And exactly what you want to do about it is dependent upon a few things. In case you would like to find out what you should do about it then continue reading.
Listed below are the key factors to be aware of whenever deciding whether or not to have a fuel drain:
Don't just have any unqualified mechanic to attend your car. We are Ferrari specialists and hold the accreditation and experience needed to make certain that you are back on the road with no hassle or trouble.
Unintentionally put Diesel in a Petrol Ferrari? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Ferrari 348 GTB?
Call us and get sincere guidance and sensible assistance for your precise circumstance
We are able to reach you to perform the full contaminated fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
Once we have finished you can get back on the road and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering countrywide coverage, for Ferrari motorists especially. We typically attend:
We are Ferrari specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Ferrari vehicles. Whether or not it is at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you going once again.
The procedure of removing Diesel from a Petrol car is in essence the same for most vehicles. Naturally it may vary to some degree as every manufacturer has their own fuel system. Nevertheless it still observes the following points:
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 enquiries or need some help please Call us!
We are able to get you going again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm