Author: TheFuelMan

The Fuel Man has been in the Wrong Fuel industry for over a decade. He is an avid auto enthusiast and owner of the UK's largest independent Wrong Fuel Drain company. He is an expert in the subject of Petrol in a Diesel Car and has been helping motorists with misfuelling problems by providing advice, guidance, and roadside call-outs and repairs.

How to store fuel correctly and safely

Firstly, you are only allowed to keep a certain amount of properly-stored petrol at home which the Health and Safety Executive limits to 30 litres. Should you require to store

How Cold Temperatures can affect your cars fuel consumption

As the shorts, vests and flip-flops are stored away and exchanged for thick coats, woolly hats and scarves, the winter months bring a host of new issues for car owners

How much does a fuel drain cost

After the initial shock and panic of realising that you require a fuel draining following the misfuelling of your vehicle has sunk in, the main question on your mind is

Biodiesel/Red Diesel & wrong fuel

I have seen an increase in biodiesel use, and “naughty” fuel use, i.e red diesel, kerosene, parafin, marine diesel, heavy oils etc, these have either been the cause of a

Petrol in a diesel engine

Today I did 2 fuel drains in supermarket petrol stations, both had a few thing in common. They were small cars, both had been filled to the brim, and both

Wrong Fuel in Car? Here’s What You Should Do Next

Warning: If you’ve put the wrong fuel in your vehicle, DO NOT put your key in the ignition or start the engine. DO NOT! Whether you were distracted or just

How to drain fuel from a fuel tank (non plastic)

More info about fuel drains, Until the early 1990’s most cars had metal fuel tanks, these were prone to leaking, and also rusted, the rust caused a sludge. The sludge

AA & RAC Wrong fuel & Fuel Drain Service & Misfuelling Costs

Most people who fill up with the wrong fuel first turn to the AA & RAC. It is widely thought that membership would cover fuel drains…….. dun dun dun dun!

Fuel Drain Avon

Have you put petrol in diesel and you need a fuel drain in Avon? We have a mobile fuel drain service 24/7 and will come to you and get you