In case you have put unleaded in your diesel automobile we provide nationwide 24/7 fuel drain assistance to extract the petrol. Regardless if you put unleaded in a diesel car and drove it we are still equipped to help.
Accidentally put petrol in a diesel car? Or even put diesel in an unleaded car?
Call us and get honest guidance and practical assistance for your precise situation
We are able to go to you to do the fuel removal & cleanse there on scene
Once we have completed you can get back on the road and get on with your trip
We are the leading wrong fuel drain authorities in the UK, offering nationwide coverage, in Essex particularly. We mostly deal with:
Regardless of the motor vehicle make or model, we have the ability to take care of the issue right there and then. No matter if it's roadside, on a station forecourt, or even at your home, we are able to get you on the road once again.
The technique of draining petrol from a diesel vehicle is fundamentally identical for the vast majority of vehicles. Naturally it may differ somewhat as each manufacturer has their particular distinct fuel system. Nevertheless 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 enquiries or require some 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