Diesel Fuel In a Gas Powered Car
So what happens if you accidentally add diesel fuel to a gas engine? In general, your car engine will perform poorly before it stops running altogether. That happens quite often, resulting in a very expensive mistake.
Putting a Diesel Fuel In a Gas Powered Car – What Can Go Wrong?
The damage can be permanent, but not necessarily, as long as you fix the problem immediately.
In the video below, the owner accidentally has filled this gas powered Chevy Sonic with diesel instead of gas. As you can see, in this model, the engine locks up. By the time this car got to the mechanic, the engine was already dead.
Check it out!