Putting Diesel in a Petrol Mazda is a well-known mistake. And its solution is based on several different factors. If perhaps you want to find out what you ought to do to fix it then stay with me.
Listed below are the most crucial factors to keep in mind whenever choosing whether or not to have your car drained:
Don't just get any unqualified so-and-so to try to repair your automobile. We are Mazda specialists and have the accreditation and expertise necessary to ensure that you get back on the road with little hassle or worry.
By mistake put Diesel in a Petrol Mazda? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Mazda Cx-7?
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We are able to reach you to undertake the complete fuel drain & purge there on scene
As soon as we have completed you are able to get back moving and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, offering nationwide service, for Mazda motorists particularly. We primarily attend to:
We are Mazda specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Mazda vehicles. Whether it is roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at home, we can get you moving again.
The method of extracting Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is essentially the same for the vast majority of vehicle makes. Of course it may vary to some degree as each brand has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still basically follows 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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