Filling Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot is a regularly occurring error. And its solution hinges on a few things. If you want to find out what you must do about this then keep reading.
Let us discuss the key factors to keep in mind when determining whether to have a fuel drain:
Do not just have any untrained so-and-so to try to fix your car. We are Peugeot specialists and have the accreditation and knowledge required to ensure you get back on the road with no hassle or trouble.
Accidentally put Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 3008 VTi?
Contact us and obtain reliable guidance and sensible assistance for your precise circumstances
We are able to come to you to carry out the contaminated fuel drain & clean right there on scene
When we are done you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, having nationwide service, for Peugeot motorists in particular. We mainly deal with:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Peugeot vehicles. No matter if it is at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going again.
The technique of getting rid of Diesel from a Petrol car is basically identical for the majority of vehicles. Obviously it does differ a little as every manufacturer has their own fuel system. However 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 enquiries or need help please Call us!
We are able to get you on the road once again.
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