Peak Gas Oil Extra +

This product is a Gas oil upgrade product formulated to allow modern diesel engines calibrated on EN590 Derv to run on red diesel. It also compensates for some of the harmful effects of a higher FAME content e.g. a tendency for water pick up. The product will additionally enhance the performance of older vehicles.

The advantages of Peak Gas Oil Extra +

Increased cetane number:

  • Inhibits growth of deposits in fuel storage tanks
  • Reduces operating problems
  • Easier starting
  • Increased pulling power
  • Smoother power delivery
  • Reduced visible emissions (smoke)
  • Improved combustion efficiency
  • Aligns with modern engine calibrations

Increased fuel lubricity:

  • Compensates for sulphur reduction
  • Protects against premature wear in fuel pumps and fuel injectors
  • Reduces friction

Enhanced water resistance

  • Prevents emulsions forming and resultant filter blockages
  • Keeps water out of the fuel
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The rules regarding Red Diesel use are complex. If in doubt, check the HMRC guidelines, or contact our office on 01246 450242 to discuss your requirements.


What are the penalties for using Red Diesel illegally?

Red Diesel is readily available in the UK. The police regularly carry out roadside checks on vehicles to identify people who are using it illegally. If you are found using Red Diesel in an on-road vehicle, your case will be handed to HMRC.