Putting Petrol in a Diesel Mazda is a common mistake to make. And its remedy depends upon various things. If you want to find out what to do to sort it out then continue reading.
Listed below are the most crucial factors to take into account when figuring out whether or not to get a fuel drain:
Stay away from having any unqualified mechanic to attend your vehicle. We are Mazda specialists and have the credentials and expertise needed to make certain you get back on the road with minimum hassle or trouble.
By mistake put Petrol in a Diesel Mazda? Or perhaps even put contaminated fuel in your Mazda 6 MZR-CD?
Call us and receive straightforward recommendations and sensible assistance for your exact circumstances
We can reach you to perform the fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
When we have completed you can get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having national cover, for Mazda motorists in particular. We mainly attend to:
We are Mazda specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Diesel Mazda vehicles. Regardless of whether it is roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you moving once again.
The procedure of extracting Petrol from a Diesel vehicle is fundamentally the same for the vast majority of cars. Of course it may vary slightly as each manufacturer has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still fundamentally adheres to the below 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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