If perhaps you are locatedin Dundee and have put unleaded in a diesel automobile we offer nationwide 24/7 wrong fuel drain assistance to extract the petrol. Regardless if you have put petrol in the diesel car and have driven it we are still equipped to help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or perhaps even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and receive sincere recommendations and sensible assistance for your precise circumstance
We would come to you to undertake the fuel drain & cleanse right there on scene
As soon as we have completed you should be able to get back on the road and get on with your day
We are the leading wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering national cover, in Dundee in particular. We predominantly attend:
No matter the car make or model, we can take care of the car right there and then. No matter if it is at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you moving again.
The procedure of removing unleaded petrol from a diesel car is basically similar for most vehicle makes. Needless to say it can differ somewhat as every make has their particular distinct fuel system. Even so it still generally adheres to the below 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.
In case you have any queries or need help please Call us!
We can get you going once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm