Filling up with Diesel in a Petrol Hyundai is a regular error. And its remedy varies according to several factors. In case you want to find out what you should do to fix it then keep on reading.
These are the main variables to be aware of whenever choosing whether to get your car drained:
Do not just have any unqualified mechanic to attend your car. We are Hyundai specialists and have got the credentials and knowledge required to ensure that you get back on the road with a minimum of hassle or worry.
Inadvertently put Diesel in a Petrol Hyundai? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Hyundai H-1 Starex?
Call us and obtain reliable advice and practical assistance for your exact circumstance
We are able to go to you to undertake the contaminated fuel retrieval & purge right there on scene
Once we are done you can get back on the road and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering national coverage, for Hyundai motorists in particular. We principally attend to:
We are Hyundai specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Hyundai vehicles. Whether or not it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you going once again.
The technique of removing Diesel from a Petrol car is generally exactly the same for the majority of vehicles. Naturally it does differ a little as each make has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still fundamentally adheres to the below 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.
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We can get you on the road again.
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