If you have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we provide national 24hr contaminated fuel assistance to drain the petrol. Even in the event you have put unleaded petrol in the diesel car and have driven it we are still equipped to help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and obtain straightforward guidance and sensible assistance for your particular circumstances
We are able to go to you to do the full contaminated fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
When we are done you can get back moving and get on with your day
We are the primary wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering national cover, in Bedfordshire particularly. We typically fix:
Regardless of the motor vehicle make or model, we are able to deal with the issue right there and then. Regardless of whether it's roadside, on a filling station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving again.
The process of getting rid of unleaded from a diesel vehicle is basically the same for most motor vehicles. As you can imagine it does differ slightly as every manufacturer has their own distinct fuel system. Having said that it still basically adheres to the below 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 need help please Call us!
We are able to get you going again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm