Putting Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot is a regularly occurring mistake. And its solution hinges on several different factors. If perhaps you would like to find out what you must do to sort it out then keep reading.
Listed here are the main variables to consider when choosing whether to get your car drained:
Avoid getting any unqualified mechanic to try to repair your car. We are Peugeot specialists and have the qualifications and experience needed to make certain you are back on the road with little hassle or worry.
Accidentally put Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 307 CC?
Give us a call and receive honest advice and sensible assistance for your particular circumstances
We would come to you to do the complete fuel drain & clean there on scene
As soon as we are done you should be able to get back on the road and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having nationwide service, for Peugeot motorists in particular. We primarily attend to:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Peugeot vehicles. Regardless of whether it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we can get you going once again.
The system of removing Diesel from a Petrol car is basically exactly the same for the vast majority of vehicle makes. Naturally it can differ slightly as each brand has their own different fuel system. However it still generally observes the below guidelines:
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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