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Is Wrong Fuel Covered By Insurance - For Petrol In A Diesel Engine

Petrol in diesel engine "Insurance"

What happens if your vehicle is damaged because you've used the wrong fuel? Does your car insurance have your back? Let's dive in and find out, shall we?

When it comes to car insurance, most policies in Australia don't cover misfuelling. So if you find yourself in a pickle, you'll be digging' into your own pocket for expenses like towing, draining the tank, and inspecting all the engine components. Yeah, it's a bit of a sting.

But, don't some insurance companies offer extra goodies like mechanical breakdown coverage? Or other options to save the day, which might help cover the costs tied to your fuel troubles. In our experience most people won’t have pre organised to have wrong fuel coverage as an added extra with their insurance company. You can always give your insurance company a call to see if they offer any wrong fuel coverage as an add-on, however always give your insurance policy a good read. I know it's not the most riveting read, but it's worth it! If you can't find any mention of wrong fuel cover in your policy, give your insurance company a call, but remember even if they do cover it you will be likely up for an at fault claim and therefore also responsible to pay for your excess. 

To get our help: draining and cleaning your fuel tank give us a call first, as standard workshop engine repairs could be up to $5,000, and a full engine replacement could cost you an arm and a leg—up to $9,000 or more depending on the model of your vehicle. So, yes misfuelling can drain your wallet quicker than a schooner at the pub. So, keep your eyes peeled at the petrol station, double-check the fuel you're grabbing', and may your rides be filled with the right fuel and ripper times, without breaking' the bank!

Petrol in a Diesel Car

Did you know that large numbers of Aussie drivers end up adding the wrong fuel to their cars every year? Yes, it’s more common than you'd think! If you’ve ever had the misfortune of putting diesel in your petrol engine and noticed before you started the car, you’re not alone! It’s an all too common mistake, but thankfully there’s help available. We understand that life can get busy and it’s easy to make mistakes. But don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Our experienced technicians can drain the tank and get your vehicle running again, even if it’s been driven. It’s not just diesel in petrol either – our team of experts can help you out with all sorts of fuel mix-ups we’ve got you covered. We know how inconvenient and stressful it can be when you’ve put the wrong fuel in your car so let us take the hassle out of the situation, and get you back on the road, don’t panic – just give us a call, and we’ll do the rest!

What type of fuel ?

Put the wrong grade of fuel or contaminated fuel in your car? Not to worry, we’re here to help. We understand that sometimes bad fuel can find its way into your vehicle’s fuel system. If you’ve noticed any negative symptoms, don’t stress – we can help drain and get your vehicle running again. So, how do we do it? Well, it’s quite simple. Our trained technicians use specialized equipment to draw the fuel from the tank, clean the system and replace the bad fuel with the correct fuel. We’re usually available round the clock, to help you get back on the road as soon as possible. Don’t worry – it’s not as pricey as some people might think. We offer competitive prices that won’t break the bank. So, if you’ve noticed any negative symptoms after putting the wrong grade of fuel or contaminated fuel in your car, give us a call. We can rescue you in no time!

Wrong Fuel in Car

It’s happened to the best of us: You’re driving along, minding your own business, when all of a sudden, your car stops running. You get out to take a look, then realize that you’ve put the wrong fuel in your car! It’s a real bummer – and things can get even worse if you’ve driven the car after realizing your mistake. That’s why it’s important to call a professional for help if you’ve put the wrong fuel in your car. Thankfully, there’s a service that can help you get out of this mess, give us a call on 0481 011 117 were here to save the day if you’ve put the wrong fuel in your car. We'll come out to you, and drain the wrong fuel from your vehicle, even if you’ve already driven it and started to notice some negative symptoms. We can rescue you in your time of need! Don’t leave your car stranded on the side of the road – while waiting for a tow truck. We can get you back on the road now!

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