In case you have put unleaded in your diesel vehicle we provide nationwide 24hr mobile fuel drain services to dispose of the petrol from the car. Regardless if you have put petrol in a diesel car and have driven it we can all the same help out.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in a petrol car?
Give us a call and obtain reliable guidance and sensible assistance for your particular situation
We would reach you to carry out the contaminated fuel drain & flush right there on scene
When we have completed you can get back moving and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having national service, in Hertfordshire particularly. We predominantly fix:
Whatever the automobile make or model, we can attend to the trouble there and then. Whether or not it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you moving again.
The technique of draining unleaded petrol from a diesel car is generally identical for the vast majority of vehicles. Needless to say it does vary slightly as every brand has their unique fuel system. Nevertheless it still basically follows 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.
Should you have any enquiries or want assistance please Call us!
We can get you on the road again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm