Diesel-M91 mix-up at Buraimi fuel station, vehicles affected

MUSCAT: A number of motoirsts who refueled their vehicles from a station in Buraimi were affected following a mix-up by the tanker operators.

The tank for M91 was filled with diesel and vice-vera that resulted in the malfuncation of some vehicles. Speaking to the Observer on Wednesday, one of the focul person to deal with the issue, confirmed that the vehicles that had a refill between 8pm and 12am on February 19 will have their techinical problem fixed at a specific workshop.

Al Maha Petrolueum in a statement too confirmed that it in touch with the operator of the fuel station has followed up the actions taken by the Gulf station following the incident to take the responsibility towards repairing the affected vehicles.

The company said it was investigating the matter and found that one of the reasons for the problem is the failure of the transporter to implement the security and safety measures that Al Maha is keen on in all its stations.