If perhaps you have put petrol in your diesel automobile we offer nationwide 24hr wrong fuel services to drain the petrol from the vehicle. Even if you put unleaded petrol in your diesel car and drove it we are still able to help out.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or perhaps even put diesel in a petrol car?
Call us and obtain genuine recommendations and practical help for your exact circumstance
We would reach you to perform the complete contaminated fuel retrieval & purge there on scene
As soon as we have completed you are able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, boasting national cover, in Oxfordshire especially. We mainly fix:
Regardless of the motor vehicle make or model, we have the ability to attend to the car right there and then. No matter if it's at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going once again.
The process of removing unleaded from a diesel vehicle is essentially similar for virtually all vehicle makes. Naturally it may vary a bit as every make has their own distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still basically observes the following 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.
In case you have any enquiries or require some assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you moving again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm