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I've put 10 litres of petrol in my XF 2.7D. Filled it up

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Customer: I've put 10 litres of petrol in my XF 2.7D. Filled it up with diesel (about 65 litres) and it seems to run as well as ever. Are there going to be problems ahead?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I reckon there are 10 litres of petrol in my 2008 XF and I brimmed the tank with diesel. Have driven about 30 miles since.
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Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 12 months ago.

Yes unfortunately there may be issues as Jag recommends a lot of the fuel system to be replaced if the engine is ran with petrol. Since majority of the fuel is diesel this may have been enough to prevent the damage. At minimum the fuel should be drained and the system flushed out to make sure the system is not contaminated. Let me know.

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