Have you been affected by Faulty Fuel ?
Motorists have reported problems following fueling their vehicles - including juddering, misfiring and suffering a loss of power.
Motorists affected will be able to claim for the damage caused.
Ensure that you keep proof of purchase, a sample of the petrol and any parts of your vehicle that need to be replaced
It is also worth checking the details of your car insurance and car warranty to see if you are covered for any work that needs to be carried out.
If it is shown that the petrol was contaminated then the costs of repair can be reclaimed from the garages in question.
Anyone affected is advised to take their vehicles to an independent garage to have the contamination confirmed.
In the first instance telephone the customer service numbers below; You should contact the retailer in the first nstance, Tescos have today said they will address the problems and make refunds/pay for repairs. Legal action should not be neccesary until you have spoken to on of these customer care depts and found out the situation.You will need to know the following details before claiming;
Which petrol station did you fill up at?
Where was the petrol station located ?
What date did you fill up?
You need to have your petrol receipt.
What is the Make, Model and Year of your vehicle?
Describe the problem with your vehicle?
Approximate cost of repair / independent garage estimate to repair.
Tesco 0800 028 6428.
Asda's 0845 300 1111.
Morrisons 0845 611 6111.
Total 08457 346 222.