The damage for a full-blown mis-fuelling misadventure can be significant. By filling a diesel car with petrol you risk seriously damaging the engine – petrol acts as a solvent – with repairs amounting to hundreds or even thousands of pounds if the engine fails as the contaminated fuel goes through the system.
STAY CALM, DON'T PANIC. Call Wrong Fuel Leeds, part of the Forecourt Assist Fuel Draining network.
Our fully licensed and highly trained technicians will attend within the hour, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with state of the art ATEX approved and certified vehicles and equipment to get you on your way swiftly with as short a delay as is practicably possible.
Any misfueling situation is stressful and sometimes upsetting but our technicians are trained to deal with all eventualities.
If you have filled your car with the wrong fuel, we can help! Let us Visit you at your home address to drain the wrong fuel from your vehicle or we can visit you on the petrol station forecourt and drain the wrong fuel from the car at many locations including Leeds, Harrogate, York, Wakefield and all surrounding areas within Yorkshire.
When the unfortunate mistake of putting the wrong fuel in your car has occurred, do not start the vehicle and if possible do not even put your keys in the ignition as on some cars this can pump petrol through the diesel fuel system. But if you have started or run the vehicle do not worry as we can fix any vehicle that has been run or not with the wrong fuel in it.
Give us a call and speak with our friendly staff who will be happy to advise you and arrange to come out and drain the fuel from your vehicle and replenish the system enabling you to drive away usually within an hour, night or day, 24-7.
Your diesel car is a very sophisticated mechanical object that does not like to have the wrong fuel put in it, However if you have run the vehicle with the wrong fuel in it don't panic, as most cars with the wrong fuel can also be fixed without damaging the pumping system, but garages will tell you that the cost can be in excess of £5000. That's why it is important for you to call us straight away to minimise any potential damage to the engine.