Filling Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai is a very common error. And what you need to do about it varies according to a few things. Assuming you would like to know what to do about this then stay with me.
These are the most important factors to to consider whenever determining whether or not to have it drained:
Do not just have any general so-and-so to attend your vehicle. We are Hyundai experts and possess the skills and expertise necessary to make certain that you are back on the road with minimal hassle or trouble.
Unintentionally put Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai? Or even put contaminated fuel in your Hyundai H-1 Travel CRDi?
Contact us and receive sincere guidance and sensible assistance for your particular circumstances
We can come to you to carry out the complete contaminated fuel retrieval & flush there on scene
When we have completed you will be able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, offering nationwide cover, for Hyundai motorists especially. We mainly fix:
We are Hyundai specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Diesel Hyundai vehicles. Even if it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you moving once again.
The technique of draining Petrol from a Diesel car is generally identical for most vehicle makes. Of course it may vary slightly as each brand has their unique distinct fuel system. However it still basically observes the following points:
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.
In case you have any concerns or need some help please Call us!
We are able to get you on the road once again.
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