If you have put unleaded in a diesel car we can provide national 24/7 wrong fuel drain assistance to extract the petrol. Regardless if you have put unleaded petrol in your diesel car and drove it we can all the same help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Give us a call and get reliable recommendations and practical help for your specific circumstances
We can reach you to carry out the full fuel removal & clean right there on scene
Once 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 professionals in the UK, offering national service, in Merseyside particularly. We mainly attend:
Regardless of the automobile make or model, we are able to take care of the issue right there and then. Regardless of whether it's roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you moving once again.
The technique of extracting petrol from a diesel vehicle is basically the same for virtually all cars. Needless to say it does vary to some extent as each brand has their particular fuel system. Nevertheless it still adheres to 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.
In case you have any questions or need our assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you moving once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
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