Filling up with Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot is a fairly typical problem. And its remedy varies according to various things. In the event that you would like to find out what it is best to do to fix it then keep reading.
Let us discuss the main factors to think about whenever deciding on whether to have your car drained:
Don't simply have any untrained so-and-so to attend your car. We are Peugeot experts and hold the skills and experience needed to ensure that you are back on the road with no hassle or trouble.
Mistakenly put Diesel in a Petrol Peugeot? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 806?
Call us and obtain sincere recommendations and practical assistance for your precise circumstances
We are able to go to you to perform the full fuel drain & cleanse there on scene
As soon as we have completed you are able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, boasting countrywide service, for Peugeot motorists particularly. We primarily attend to:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Petrol Peugeot vehicles. Whether it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you going again.
The process of draining Diesel from a Petrol vehicle is generally the same for most vehicle makes. Needless to say it may differ a little as each manufacturer has their particular different fuel system. Even so it still fundamentally 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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