In the event that you are locatedaround Loughton and have put petrol in a diesel vehicle we provide countrywide 24/7 mobile wrong fuel drain solutions to drain the petrol from the automobile. Regardless of if you have put unleaded petrol in the diesel car and drove it we are still able to help out.
By mistake put petrol in a diesel car? Or perhaps even put diesel in a petrol car?
Call us and get straightforward advice and sensible help for your specific circumstances
We would come to you to perform the complete fuel removal & clean there on scene
When we have completed you can get back moving and get on with your day
We are the leading wrong fuel drain professionals in the UK, boasting national service, in Essex especially. We principally attend to:
Whatever the car make or model, we can deal with the problem right there and then. Whether or not it is roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going once again.
The method of getting rid of petrol from a diesel vehicle is fundamentally similar for a large number of motor vehicles. Obviously it may vary to some degree as each brand has their own different fuel system. Having said that it still generally 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 case you have any questions or need help please Call us!
We are able to get you on the road again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm