In the event that you have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we can offer nationwide 24/7 mobile wrong fuel drain help to extract the petrol. Regardless of if you put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and drove it we can all the same help.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Contact us and obtain honest recommendations and sensible help for your particular situation
We would go to you to carry out the full fuel removal & flush right there on scene
As soon as we have completed you are able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, offering nationwide cover, in Aberdeenshire especially. We mainly deal with:
Whatever the automobile make or model, we are able to deal with the problem right there and then. Even if it's at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving once again.
The technique of draining unleaded petrol from a diesel car is generally similar for the vast majority of vehicle makes. Needless to say it may vary to some extent as every make has their unique distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still essentially adheres to 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 case you have any concerns or want help please Contact 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