In the event you have put petrol in a diesel car we offer countrywide 24hr mobile wrong fuel services to dispose of the petrol from the vehicle. Even in the event you put unleaded petrol in your diesel car and have driven it we can all the same help.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Give us a call and obtain genuine guidance and sensible assistance for your precise circumstance
We would go to you to carry out the contaminated fuel drain & clean right there on scene
When we have finished you are able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the primary wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, boasting national coverage, in Surrey especially. We principally attend:
Regardless of the car make or model, we are able to deal with the trouble right there and then. Whether or not it's at the roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you on the road again.
The technique of removing petrol from a diesel car is fundamentally identical for virtually all vehicle makes. Naturally it may differ somewhat as each make has their own fuel system. However it still follows 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 want some assistance please Call 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