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Follow these steps if you have put the wrong fuel in your vehicle

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Don’t start your car. If you have started your car, park and switch off your vehicle as soon as possible.

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We will drain and flush your vehicle at your location. We will then provide you with sufficient fuel to get you to the next fuel station

Wrong fuel in car Northampton

wrong fuel in car NorthamptonHave you put the wrong fuel in your car in Northampton, have you put petrol in a diesel or vice versa? Auto Fuel Fix are the UK’s leading national missfuelling rescue service, our expert technicians use state of the art equipment to ensure minimal to NO damage is caused to your vehicles engine or fuel system.

Missfuelled in Northampton

If you find yourself with the wrong fuel in Northampton, our call center is ready to take your phone call and send out our technician to assist you at your location. We aim to be with you within 20 minutes of your call after you have missfuelled your car. 98% of missfuelling mistakes can be rectified successfully at the roadside.

Before we arrive we advise you to make sure you do the following to prevent any potential terminal damage to your vehicles engine or fuel system.


If you’ve realised you’ve put in the wrong fuel before starting your car, DO NOT put your key in the ignition and DON’T START YOUR ENGINE. If you’re already driving, pull over and stop as soon as it is safe to do so, but DON’T PANIC!

Remember: Putting your ignition on, even without starting the car, primes the fuel pump and starts the wrong fuel circulating.


If you don’t know your location, find out where you are. Give us a call with your details and your location and our team of operators will dispatch our fuel removal technician immediately to your location. If you’re at a fuel station, let the cashier know of your situation.

Safety First

If you find yourself pulled over at the side of a main road after realising you’ve put the wrong fuel in your car, make sure all your occupants are moved to a safe place, especially if your vehicle is at the side of a busy A road or motorway.

More Missfuelling Information

If you would like more information on missfuelling, check out our wrong fuel in car, petrol in a diesel car and diesel in a petrol car guides.

/// Clients Testimonials

  • Wrong fuel Northampton – Petrol in Diesel

    One of our engineers attended a call to a driver who had put in the wrong fuel in Semilong, Northampton. The driver had luckily not started the engine after half filling the tank.

    “Your engineer came out really quickly and drained my cars tank there and then. He put in some fresh diesel and checked my car ran ok. Once this was all fine I filled up with diesel this time and went on my journey.”

    Would recommend them!

  • Wrong fuel Northampton – Petrol in Diesel

    A driver put in the wrong fuel in Far Cotton, Wolverhampton. Our engineer attended the scene and drained all the contaminated diesel, flushed the system through and put in some fresh diesel to esnure the car ran ok.

    “Thanks for a great service guys, I was so worried I may have damaged my car, but your engineer reassured me I was ok now”

    Thanks a million!

  • Wrong fuel Northampton – Petrol in Diesel

    We had a call out to a driver who had put in the wrong fuel in Duston, Northampton. The driver had put petrol in a diesel car and called us straight away without starting the car.

    “You guys were great on the phone giving me advice until the engineer turned up. He arrived and dealt with my mistake really quickly, I could continue on my journey in no time”

    A life saver!

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