Filling up with Petrol in a Diesel Peugeot is a usual error. And exactly what you want to do about it is dependent upon various factors. In case you want to know what you must do about this then please read on.
Listed here the key factors to think about whenever deciding whether to have a fuel drain:
Do not simply have any unqualified mechanic to attend your vehicle. We are Peugeot specialists and have the credentials and knowledge necessary to make certain that you are back on the road with minimum hassle or worry.
Inadvertently put Petrol in a Diesel Peugeot? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 206 CC Hdi?
Give us a call and get reliable recommendations and sensible assistance for your precise circumstances
We are able to come to you to undertake the fuel drain & clean right there on scene
When we are done you can get back on the road and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, offering nationwide service, for Peugeot motorists in particular. We typically deal with:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Diesel Peugeot vehicles. No matter if it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you on the road again.
The procedure of getting rid of Petrol from a Diesel car is generally the same for the vast majority of vehicle makes. Of course it does differ somewhat as each make has their unique different fuel system. Nevertheless it still essentially 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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