If perhaps you have put unleaded in a diesel automobile we provide nationwide 24/7 fuel drain assistance to extract the petrol. Regardless if you put unleaded petrol in a diesel car and drove it we can all the same help out.
Mistakenly put petrol in a diesel car? Or possibly even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Give us a call and receive honest recommendations and sensible assistance for your precise circumstance
We can go to you to perform the full contaminated fuel retrieval & flush there on scene
As soon as we are done you are able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, having countrywide service, in Lancashire and Cheshire particularly. We predominantly attend to:
It doesn't matter the automobile make or model, we have the ability to attend to the trouble there and then. Regardless of whether it is at the roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your house, we are able to get you going again.
The method of draining unleaded petrol from a diesel vehicle is fundamentally the same for the vast majority of motor vehicles. Of course it does differ a bit as each make has their unique distinct fuel system. Nevertheless it still 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 concerns or require our help please Call us!
We can get you on the road again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm