Putting Petrol in a Diesel SsangYong is a regular problem. And its solution is determined by various things. If perhaps you want to find out what you ought to do about it then keep on reading.
Listed here the most crucial factors to be aware of whenever deciding whether to get a fuel drain:
Steer clear of having any unqualified mechanic to try to fix your car. We are SsangYong experts and hold the skills and expertise necessary to make sure that you are back on the road with little hassle or worry.
Unintentionally put Petrol in a Diesel SsangYong? Or possibly even put contaminated fuel in your SsangYong Musso?
Call us and get sincere recommendations and practical assistance for your particular situation
We would reach you to perform the contaminated fuel drain & cleanse there on scene
As soon as we are done you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, having countrywide coverage, for SsangYong motorists in particular. We mainly fix:
We are SsangYong specialists and have successfully drained hundreds of Diesel SsangYong vehicles. Whether or not it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going once again.
The system of draining Petrol from a Diesel vehicle is fundamentally the same for most motor vehicles. Naturally it does differ a bit as each manufacturer has their own distinct fuel system. Even so it still essentially 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.
Should you have any questions or want 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