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Wrong petrol in a petrol Jeep?

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So you put diesel in a petrol? No biggie, drain as much as you can and fill with fresh petrol. It will smoke for a while and clean the carbon buildup out of the engine but that's about it.


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As SeaComms said, if it's diesel in a petrol vehicle then it's not such a great problem. Dropping the tank out of a TJ isn't real hard, you can do it easily in your driveway.

Drain it as much as possible, re-fill with premium or normal unleaded but stay away from E10 until the newly filled tank is empty.
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Hi, i've just filled my jeep with petrol like a complete idiot! Can anyone help? does anyone have any solutions on what to do? I'm still at the petrol station. I don't want to move it incase it damages it.

It seems that OP has put in petrol, not diesel.
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It seems that OP has put in petrol, not diesel.
But later he said it's a 2004 jeep wrangler TJ. So unless it's had an engine transplant somewhere along the line...
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But later he said it's a 2004 jeep wrangler TJ. So unless it's had an engine transplant somewhere along a long the line...
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Don't forget that a lot of comprehensive insurance policies cover wrong fuel or dirty fuel.
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I was stopped at a red light this morning and a ute stops next to me and look over at it and guess what?
"Wrong Fuel Rescue" was the name of the business!
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