If you are locatedaround Dunbar and have put unleaded in a diesel car we can offer countrywide 24hr mobile wrong fuel assistance to remove the petrol from the vehicle. Regardless if you have put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and drove it we can still help out.
By mistake put petrol in a diesel car? Or possibly even put diesel in a petrol car?
Contact us and receive sincere guidance and sensible help for your precise circumstances
We can reach you to perform the full fuel removal & clean there on scene
As soon as we are done you can get back moving and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering nationwide service, in East Lothian in particular. We typically fix:
Regardless of the make or model, we are able to take care of the trouble there and then. Regardless of whether it is roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving again.
The technique of getting rid of petrol from a diesel vehicle is essentially identical for virtually all motor vehicles. Needless to say it can differ slightly as each brand has their unique distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still 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.
Should you have any queries or need some help please Call us!
We are able to get you on the road again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm