In the event you are in Bath and have put petrol in your diesel automobile we provide countrywide 24hr fuel drain solutions to remove the petrol from the automobile. Even if you put unleaded in a diesel car and drove it we can all the same help.
Unintentionally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Call us and receive reliable guidance and practical help for your exact situation
We would come to you to undertake the full fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
When we are done you should be able to get back moving and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, boasting countrywide coverage, in Somerset particularly. We mainly deal with:
Whatever the automobile make or model, we are able to attend to the car right there and then. Even if it's at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving once again.
The procedure of draining petrol from a diesel car is fundamentally exactly the same for a large number of vehicle makes. Naturally it can differ a bit as each make has their unique fuel system. Even so it still basically follows the below 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.
Should you have any queries or need our help please Call us!
We are able to get you going once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm