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Petrol In Diesel Plymouth

Have you put petrol in a diesel car?

We can provide on-site assistance within 1 hour!


Putting petrol in a diesel car by mistake is more common than you think, with about 150,000 motorists putting the wrong fuel into their vehicle every year. 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. Petrol in Diesel Plymouth are here to help you whatever time of day or night you need our assistance. If you've mistakenly put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth then call our freephone number and we will have an expert technician with you shortly to Drain, Flush and Refuel your vehicle.

Have you just put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth?

If you have just put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth then you need to take the following steps immediately:

  • Do not start your car. This will make sure that the petrol is not circulated around your diesel engine and will prevent damage being done to your engine. If you have driven the vehicle then stop and turn off your engine.
  • Call Petrol in Diesel Plymouth straight away on 0800 999 3835. They will get a highly trained and experienced fuel technician to you as soon as possible wherever you are and whatever time of day or night.
  • Relax and wait for your technician to come and help you. They will drain the petrol from your diesel engine, flush it through and give you enough fuel to get to your nearest petrol station and go on with your onward journey.

If you need assistance due to misfuelling please fill out the form below or call 0800 999 3835 or 0333 900 3835!


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Have you put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth and driven?

If you've put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth by mistake and then driven then don't panic. Follow the steps advised above and call Petrol in Diesel Plymouth on 0800 999 3835 and we'll get a highly trained technician out to you quickly to rectify the situation.

Petrol in diesel symptoms

Unsure if you have put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth by mistake? Look out for these petrol in diesel symptoms:

  • Engine is noisy - You may begin to notice that your car's engine is a little louder than normal.
  • Misfiring - Your engine may begin to misfire, cough and splutter if you've mistakenly put petrol in your diesel car.
  • More smoke from the exhaust - You may begin to notice more smoke coming from your exhaust when driving.
  • Loss of power - You may notice your car is struggling to accelerate.
  • Car is difficult to start - Even if your vehicle is warm, you may find that your car is difficult to start.

Unleaded petrol in a diesel car: What problems can occur?

If you've put unleaded petrol into a diesel car in Plymouth 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:

  • Fuel tank
  • Filters
  • Fuel injectors
  • Fuel pumps

In some instances, you may even need to have your entire engine replaced.

Call Petrol in Diesel Plymouth

If you've put petrol in your diesel car in Plymouth (or even just think you have) then call Wrong Fuel Plymouth now on 0800 999 3835 or 0333 900 3835 (inclusive with mobile minutes)

Why Choose Petrol in Diesel Plymouth?

Putting petrol in a diesel car in Plymouth does not need to be a disaster. Here at Petrol in Diesel Plymouth, we specialise in the safe removal of the wrong fuel from all makes and models of cars. Our expert technicians are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week across the UK. That means wherever you are and whatever time of day, we can have an expert technician with you quickly to drain and flush your car and give you enough fuel to get to the nearest petrol station.

You can rest assured that you are in the hands of experts with Petrol in Diesel Plymouth, with every one of our technicians highly qualified and experienced in working with all makes and models of car. From simple and straightforward engines to more advanced ones such as those with high pressure diesel injection systems, they will have you up and running and onward to your destination in no time.

If you've put petrol in a diesel car in Plymouth (or even just think you have) then call Petrol in Diesel Plymouth now on 0800 999 3835 or 0333 900 3835 (inclusive with mobile minutes).

Customer Feedback

"Thanks for a very rapid and friendly response when I called you on Monday after having put the Wrong Fuel in my car in Plymouth. Your service was faster and cheaper than my recovery company!" - Gary Harbach

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