In the event you have put petrol in your diesel vehicle we can offer 24/7 fuel drain help to remove the petrol from the vehicle. Regardless of if you put petrol in your diesel car and drove it we can still help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or perhaps even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Give us a call and obtain straightforward recommendations and sensible assistance for your precise situation
We are able to reach you to undertake the full contaminated fuel drain & clean right there on scene
As soon as we are done you are able to get back moving and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, having countrywide cover, in Merseyside particularly. We typically deal with:
Regardless of the motor vehicle make or model, we can attend to the trouble there and then. Even if it is roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you moving once again.
The process of draining unleaded from a diesel vehicle is in essence identical for a large number of cars. Naturally it may differ a bit as every make has their unique fuel system. Even so it still fundamentally adheres to the following points:
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 the event that you have any queries or want some assistance please Contact Us!
We can get you going again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
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