In case you are situatedaround Cheshunt and have put unleaded in a diesel automobile we can provide countrywide 24hr wrong fuel assistance to remove the petrol from the automobile. Regardless if you have put petrol in your diesel car and drove it we can still help.
By mistake put petrol in a diesel car? Or possibly even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and get reliable advice and practical assistance for your exact circumstance
We can go to you to carry out the full fuel drain & purge there on scene
When we have finished you can get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, boasting nationwide service, in Hertfordshire particularly. We principally fix:
Regardless of the vehicle make or model, we have the ability to take care of the issue there and then. Even if it is roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving once again.
The technique of getting rid of petrol from a diesel vehicle is basically the same for most cars. Naturally it does differ somewhat as every brand has their unique fuel system. Having said that it still essentially adheres to the following 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.
If you have any queries or require help please Contact Us!
We can get you going once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm