If perhaps you are situatedin South Elmsall and have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we provide 24/7 fuel drain help to dispose of the petrol. Regardless if you put petrol in a diesel car and drove it we are still in a position to help.
Unintentionally put petrol in a diesel car? Or perhaps even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Give us a call and obtain sincere advice and sensible help for your specific circumstances
We can reach you to perform the fuel drain & clean there on scene
As soon as we have completed you are able to get back moving and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, having nationwide service, in Yorkshire in particular. We predominantly fix:
It doesn't matter the car make or model, we can take care of the car there and then. Whether it is at the roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at your home, we can get you moving again.
The system of extracting unleaded from a diesel car is generally the same for most motor vehicles. Naturally it may differ to some degree as each manufacturer has their unique fuel system. However it still basically follows 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.
If you have any queries or require our assistance please Call us!
We are able to get you moving once again.
Fuel Fixer Ltd, Linx House, 147 London Road, East Grinstead, RH19 1ET
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm