Putting petrol in a diesel car by mistake is more common than you think, with over 150,000 motorists putting the wrong fuel into their tank every year. Putting petrol in a diesel car can cause severe damage to your engine and can be an expensive repair if the issue is not dealt with immediately. Here at Wrong Fuel UK, we're here to help you wherever you are in the UK and whatever time of day you need our assistance. If you've mistakenly put petrol in your car instead of diesel, call us now and we will have an expert technician with you shortly.
If you have just put petrol in your diesel car then you need to take the following steps immediately:
If you've put petrol in your diesel car by mistake and then driven then don't panic. Follow the steps advised above and call Wrong Fuel UK on 0800 999 3835 and we'll get a highly trained technician out to you quickly to rectify the situation.
Unsure if you have put petrol in your diesel car by mistake? Look out for these petrol in diesel symptoms:
If you've put unleaded petrol into a diesel car then numerous problems can occur that can be expensive to fix. If you've got a common rail diesel or a HDi engine then the problems can be even worse and more expensive to fix. You can severely damage your engine which can lead to you having to replace some of the following parts:
In some instances, you may even need to have your entire engine replaced.
If you've put petrol in your diesel car (or even just think you have) then call Wrong Fuel UK now on 0800 999 3835 or 0333 900 3835 (inclusive with mobile minutes).
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