Putting Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai is a well-known mistake. And what you want to do about it will depend on a few factors. If perhaps you would like to find out what you have to do about it then please read on.
These are the main factors to to consider whenever making a decision whether or not to have the car drained:
Do not simply get any unqualified mechanic to attend your automobile. We are Hyundai specialists and have the credentials and experience necessary to ensure that you are back on the road with little hassle or worry.
Inadvertently put Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Hyundai Grand Santa Fe?
Give us a call and obtain reliable advice and practical assistance for your specific circumstance
We would come to you to carry out the contaminated fuel removal & flush there on scene
As soon as we are done you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, boasting countrywide service, for Hyundai motorists in particular. We predominantly fix:
We are Hyundai specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Diesel Hyundai vehicles. No matter if it's at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your house, we can get you going once again.
The method of extracting Petrol from a Diesel car is basically similar for the majority of cars. Needless to say it may vary to some degree as each make has their unique distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still adheres to the following principles:
When someone has put Petrol in a Diesel 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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