In the event you have put petrol in your diesel car we can provide national 24/7 contaminated fuel services to extract the petrol. Even in the event you have put petrol in a diesel car and have driven it we are still in a position to help.
Inadvertently put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Contact us and receive reliable recommendations and sensible assistance for your specific circumstance
We would come to you to perform the full fuel retrieval & purge there on scene
Once we have completed you will be able to get back on the road and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having nationwide service, in West Sussex especially. We predominantly attend to:
No matter the motor vehicle make or model, we are able to fix the trouble right there and then. Even if it's at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you moving once again.
The process of removing unleaded from a diesel car is fundamentally identical for virtually all motor vehicles. Obviously it may vary to some degree as every brand has their own different fuel system. However it still basically observes 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.
Should you have any enquiries or need help please Contact Us!
We are able to get you moving once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm