Putting Petrol in a Diesel Peugeot is a usual problem. And its remedy varies according to an assortment of things. In case you would like to find out what you ought to do to sort it out then keep reading.
Listed here are the main factors to be aware of when deciding whether to have it drained:
Avoid getting any unqualified mechanic to try to fix your vehicle. We are Peugeot specialists and hold the certification and working experience necessary to ensure you are back on the road with minimal hassle or trouble.
Unintentionally put Petrol in a Diesel Peugeot? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your Peugeot 4007 HDi?
Contact us and obtain honest guidance and practical assistance for your precise circumstance
We would reach you to undertake the full fuel removal & purge right there on scene
As soon as we have finished you can get back moving 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 principally attend:
We are Peugeot specialists and have successfully drained thousands of Diesel Peugeot vehicles. Even if it's at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we can get you going again.
The system of extracting Petrol from a Diesel car is fundamentally the same for most vehicle makes. Naturally it does differ a little as each manufacturer has their unique distinct fuel system. However it still 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.
If you have any questions or require our assistance please Contact Us!
We are able to get you going again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm