Putting Diesel in a Petrol Infiniti is a very common problem. And its solution hinges on an assortment of factors. In case you want to know what it is best to do about it then please read on.
These are the most important variables to think about when making a decision whether or not to have it drained:
Don't just get any general so-and-so to try to drain your car. We are Infiniti specialists and hold the qualifications and expertise necessary to make sure that you get back on the road with minimal hassle or worry.
Mistakenly put Diesel in a Petrol Infiniti? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Infiniti Q60?
Contact us and receive sincere recommendations and practical help for your exact circumstances
We are able to go to you to do the complete contaminated fuel removal & flush there on scene
Once we have finished you can get back moving and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having national service, for Infiniti motorists particularly. We mostly attend:
We are Infiniti specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Infiniti vehicles. Even if it's roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving again.
The system of getting rid of Diesel from a Petrol car is basically identical for the vast majority of cars. Obviously it does differ somewhat as every make has their own different fuel system. Even so it still fundamentally follows 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.
In the event that you have any queries or want our assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you going once again.
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