In the event that you have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we provide national 24/7 mobile wrong fuel drain help to dispose of the petrol. Even if you have put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and drove it we can all the same help out.
Unintentionally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Contact us and obtain sincere guidance and practical help for your exact circumstances
We would go to you to perform the complete contaminated fuel removal & purge right there on scene
When we are done you are able to get back on your way and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering countrywide service, in North Yorkshire particularly. We predominantly deal with:
Irrespective of the vehicle make or model, we can fix the trouble there and then. Whether it is at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you on the road once again.
The method of removing petrol from a diesel car is in essence exactly the same for virtually all motor vehicles. Needless to say it may vary a bit as every brand has their particular different fuel system. However it still generally adheres to the following 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.
In the event that you have any enquiries or require assistance please Contact 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