Have You Put The Wrong Fuel In Your Car In Basingstoke?
Been distracted and accidentally put the wrong fuel in your vehicle? Don’t worry, it happens to more people than you think, approximately 150,000 people a year! If you’ve misfuelled in Basingstoke, fear not. Our fuel drain technicians are on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week to help you get back on the road.
No matter where in Basingstoke you’re stuck, our team can be with you in as little as 30 minutes. We cover all of Basingstoke including Old Basing, Mapledurwell, Cliddesden, Lasham, Oakley Chineham, Sherborne St John, Worting and surrounding areas including Hook, Odiham, Whitchurch, Hartney Whitney, Tadley and Fleet.
What Are The Symptoms Of Misfuelling Your Car?
If you cannot remember which fuel you put in, there are a few giveaway signs. These might be:
• Loss of engine power
• Problems starting the car
• Engine cutting out, jumping or coughing
• Excessive fumes
Your vehicle should experience at least one of these issues if you’ve put the wrong fuel in, however another way to check is by looking at your receipt, as this will state which fuel you filled up with.
Alternatively, give us a call on 07514032512 and we will be able to identify if you’ve misfuelled and which fuel you’ve used.
What To Do If You’ve Misfuelled in Basingstoke
If you’ve put the wrong fuel in your vehicle, do not turn the ignition on. If the ignition is turned on, then the wrong fuel will circulate around your fuel system and may create further problems with your vehicle in the future. A new fuel system is incredibly expensive, so the best solution is to get it removed and cleaned and quickly as possible.
Our trained experts can remove fuel from any vehicle, regardless of make, model and engine size. When you call us, we just need the following information:
• Name and location in Basingstoke (be as specific as possible)
• The make, model, colour and reg of your vehicle
• A rough estimation of how much fuel you’ve put in