Wrong fuel / misfuel in Stoke

Don't Panic!

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

Stop Driving

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 / misfuel in Stoke

Have you put the wrong fuel in your car in Stoke, have you put petrol in a diesel vehicle, or vice versa? Auto Fuel Fix are the UK’s leading national misfuelling 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.
If you find yourself with the wrong fuel in Stoke, our call centre is ready to take your phone call and send out one of our trained technicians to assist you at your location. We aim to be with you within 20 minutes of your call after you have misfuelled your car. 98% of misfuelling 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 DO NOT 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 Misfuelling Information

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


One of our customers filled up with the wrong fuel in Stoke. Our engineer was out within 15 minutes and removed the wrong fuel from the car.

“Thanks for all your help Auto Fuel Fix, I felt so stupid putting in the wrong fuel.

1st rate service.

I’d just pulled away from the petrol station and realised I’d put in the wrong fuel. I pulled over and switched off. Auto Fuel Fix came out in record time and drained all the wrong fuel from my vehicle and put in enough fresh diesel to get me back to the petrol station.

Thanks guys.

Mrs Sinata had put the wrong fuel in her Astra in Stoke. Luckily she had not started her car when she realised.

“Your engineer was out to me in less than half an hour and drained my car of the wrong fuel and got me started and back on my way. He also advised me that there would be no need to worry about damage, I’d done the right thing.

Thanks Auto Fuel Fix!

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