Putting Diesel in a Petrol Mazda is a fairly typical problem. And exactly what you have to do about it is based on a few factors. If you would like to know what you ought to do to sort it out then continue reading.
Let us discuss the most crucial factors to consider whenever determining whether or not to have it drained:
Do not just have any unqualified mechanic to try to repair your car. We are Mazda experts and hold the skills and working experience necessary to make sure that you are back on the road with a minimum of hassle or trouble.
Accidentally put Diesel in a Petrol Mazda? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Mazda Rx-7?
Contact us and obtain honest recommendations and practical assistance for your specific circumstances
We would come to you to carry out the contaminated fuel removal & purge there on scene
As soon as we have finished you are able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, boasting nationwide cover, for Mazda motorists particularly. We mostly attend to:
We are Mazda specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Mazda vehicles. Regardless of whether it is at the 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 vehicle is generally exactly the same for the majority of vehicles. Of course it may differ to some degree as each brand has their unique fuel system. Nevertheless it still essentially 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.
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