Put the wrong fuel in your car? Keep calm and call RACQ Fuel Assist

Even the best of us have off days. If you've put the wrong fuel in your car, don’t panic. Stop your car, remove the key, and call RACQ Fuel Assist. Our team offer an affordable mobile fuel draining service for occasions just like this. It doesn't matter if you've accidentally put petrol in a diesel engine, put diesel in a petrol car, or filled up with contaminated fuel. We have the equipment and the know-how to turn these potentially expensive mishaps around!

  • No need to tow – we offer mobile service in Brisbane, Ipswich, the Gold Coast, and the Sunshine Coast (to Maroochydore)
  • Save time and money on unnecessary engine repairs with on-the-spot help
  • All recovered fuels are recycled

Call 1800 946 677

$595 per callout

RACQ members

$650 per callout


What to do if you use the wrong fuel

For more information, see the RACQ Fuel Assist terms and conditions.

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    Stop in a safe place as soon as you can, turn off your car, and remove the key from the ignition to prevent the fuel from circulating.
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    Call RACQ Fuel Assist on 1800 946 677, seven days a week.
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    Wait for RACQ Fuel Assist to attend – we'll be there ASAP.

RACQ members enjoy thousands of discounts~~

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    Fill up your petrol tank for less
    Save 4 cents per litre when you get fuel from Puma Energy petrol stations.#
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    Get discounted car parts and accessories
    Head into Repco to take advantage of your 5% member discount. 
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    Make your car sparkle inside and out
    Clean up with 10% off services at your local Star Car Wash.
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    Save at the supermarket
    Take 4% off Woolworths eGift cards.

Things to note

For more information, see the RACQ Fuel Assist terms and conditions.

~~ Terms and conditions apply to all offers. View the individual offer for full details. Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.

#Conditions apply. Offer available at participating Puma Energy petrol stations. Visit racq.com/puma for details.