Putting Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai is a very common problem. And what you need to do about it will depend on a number of things. Assuming you would like to know what it is best to do to fix it then keep reading.
Let us discuss the main factors to consider when deciding whether or not to get a fuel drain:
Steer clear of getting any unqualified mechanic to try to repair your automobile. We are Hyundai experts and possess the certification and working experience required to ensure that you get back on the road with little hassle or trouble.
Unintentionally put Petrol in a Diesel Hyundai? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Hyundai Trajet CRDi?
Contact us and receive sincere guidance and practical assistance for your particular situation
We would come to you to perform the fuel retrieval & cleanse there on scene
As soon as we are done you will be able to get back moving and get on with your day
We are the leading wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, offering countrywide service, for Hyundai motorists especially. We typically attend:
We are Hyundai specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Diesel Hyundai vehicles. No matter if it's at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going again.
The system of getting rid of Petrol from a Diesel vehicle is basically the same for virtually all motor vehicles. Naturally it may vary a bit as each brand has their own fuel system. Even so it still generally follows the following guidelines:
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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We are able to get you going once again.
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