Filling up with Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot is a regularly occurring mistake to make. And exactly what you have to do about it is dependent upon a few factors. In case you want to find out what you ought to do to sort it out then please read on.
Here are the most important factors to to consider whenever deciding on whether to get the car drained:
Stay away from getting any general so-and-so to attend your automobile. We are Peugeot experts and have the certification and expertise needed to ensure that you get back on the road with a minimum of hassle or worry.
By mistake put Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 605?
Contact us and get genuine recommendations and practical assistance for your exact circumstances
We can come to you to perform the full fuel retrieval & clean right there on scene
As soon as we have completed you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering countrywide coverage, for Peugeot motorists especially. We mostly attend to:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Petrol Peugeot vehicles. Whether it is at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at home, we are able to get you going once again.
The process of removing Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is basically similar for a large number of vehicles. Of course it may vary somewhat as every manufacturer has their own distinct fuel system. However 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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