If perhaps you are situatedin Irlam and have put unleaded in a diesel car we offer national 24/7 mobile wrong fuel drain solutions to dispose of the petrol from the car. Regardless if you have put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and have driven it we are still able to help.
By mistake put petrol in a diesel car? Or possibly even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and obtain honest advice and sensible help for your precise circumstances
We can reach you to carry out the complete fuel removal & flush right there on scene
When we are done you are able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, boasting nationwide service, in Greater Manchester especially. We typically attend to:
Regardless of the vehicle make or model, we have the ability to take care of the issue there and then. Whether it's roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at home, we can get you on the road again.
The system of removing petrol from a diesel car is essentially similar for the vast majority of vehicle makes. Naturally it may differ a little as each make has their own distinct fuel system. However it still generally adheres to the following 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.
If you have any enquiries or need some help please Call us!
We are able to get you moving again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm