If you have put petrol in your diesel automobile we can provide countrywide 24hr wrong fuel drain assistance to extract the petrol. Even if you put petrol in your diesel car and have driven it we can still help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Call us and obtain genuine advice and sensible assistance for your particular situation
We are able to come to you to undertake the full contaminated fuel drain & cleanse right there on scene
When we are done you should be able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, boasting national service, in Cumbria particularly. We mostly attend to:
No matter the automobile make or model, we can take care of the car right there and then. Regardless of whether it is at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going once again.
The procedure of draining unleaded from a diesel vehicle is in essence identical for virtually all vehicle makes. Obviously it may differ somewhat as every make has their particular different fuel system. Even so it still basically follows 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 the event that you have any concerns or need our assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you going again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm