In the event that you are situatedaround Box Hill and have put petrol in your diesel automobile we offer 24hr mobile wrong fuel drain services to extract the petrol from the car. Even in the event you put petrol in a diesel car and drove it we can still help out.
Inadvertently put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and get straightforward recommendations and practical help for your particular circumstance
We would reach you to undertake the full fuel drain & cleanse right there on scene
When we have finished you will be able to get back on the road and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, boasting nationwide cover, in Surrey in particular. We mostly attend to:
It doesn't matter the motor vehicle make or model, we have the ability to attend to the issue there and then. Even if it's roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving again.
The system of draining unleaded petrol from a diesel car is essentially exactly the same for most motor vehicles. Needless to say it can vary somewhat as every brand has their particular different fuel system. Even so it still basically observes the below points:
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 the event that you have any questions or need our assistance please Contact 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