In the event you are situatedin Coatbridge and have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we can offer countrywide 24/7 mobile wrong fuel solutions to drain the petrol. Regardless of if you have put petrol in a diesel car and have driven it we can all the same help.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Call us and obtain reliable recommendations and practical help for your precise situation
We can reach you to perform the full fuel drain & purge there on scene
Once we are done you can get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the primary wrong fuel drain specialists in the UK, boasting nationwide cover, in Lanarkshire in particular. We predominantly attend:
Whatever the motor vehicle make or model, we are able to deal with the car right there and then. Whether it is roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you going once again.
The process of removing petrol from a diesel car is generally similar for virtually all cars. As you can imagine it can vary to some degree as every make has their particular fuel system. Having said that it still fundamentally adheres to 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 case you have any questions or want some help 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