Putting Diesel in a Petrol Mercedes is a well-known mistake to make. And exactly what you want to do about it is determined by several things. Assuming you would like to find out what you ought to do about it then read on.
Right here are the most crucial variables to consider when making a decision whether or not to get your car drained:
Don't simply get any jack-of-all-trades to attend your automobile. We are Mercedes experts and hold the skills and working experience needed to make certain you get back on the road with no hassle or worry.
By mistake put Diesel in a Petrol Mercedes? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Mercedes S600?
Call us and receive reliable recommendations and sensible help for your specific circumstances
We are able to come to you to carry out the full contaminated fuel removal & flush right there on scene
When we have finished you should be able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, boasting nationwide service, for Mercedes motorists in particular. We mainly deal with:
We are Mercedes specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Mercedes vehicles. Regardless of whether it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we can get you moving again.
The procedure of getting rid of Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is basically identical for virtually all vehicles. Naturally it can differ somewhat as each brand has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still generally follows the below 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.
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