If perhaps you have put petrol in a diesel car we provide national 24hr mobile contaminated fuel help to remove the petrol from the car. Even if you put unleaded in your diesel car and drove it we can all the same help.
Unintentionally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Call us and obtain genuine recommendations and sensible help for your exact situation
We are able to come to you to carry out the complete contaminated fuel drain & flush right there on scene
As soon as we are done you are able to get back on your way and get on with your day
We are the top rated wrong fuel drain experts in the UK, offering countrywide cover, in County Durham especially. We mostly attend to:
Whatever the automobile make or model, we can fix the trouble right there and then. Whether it's roadside, on a petrol station forecourt, or even at home, we are able to get you going again.
The system of draining unleaded from a diesel car is essentially identical for most cars. As you can imagine it can differ slightly as every brand has their unique different fuel system. Having said that it still fundamentally observes the below principles:
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 Contact 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