Gas Alert: GetGo Notifies Drivers of Fuel Mix-up
BRUNSWICK, Ohio– Giant Eagle is letting drivers know about a fuel mix-up.
The company said that the Brunswick GetGo on Center Road received a shipment of unblended ethanol from its fuel supplier, Source One Transportation.
They said it was mistakenly dispensed into the site’s 87 octane fuel tank.
Giant Eagle said about 500 customers purchased the fuel between 7:45 p.m. Sunday and 2:30 p.m. Monday.
They are in the process of contacting affected customers.
If the purchase was made for a flex fuel or a vara fuel vehicle, Giant Eagle said there should be no issue.
In a statement, Giant Eagle and GetGo apologized for any inconvenience caused by the error.
So, what should you do if you purchased the affected product? The company said to call your local mechanic or car dealership and have your car towed to the site for inspection.
Customers may also contact Giant Eagle at 1-800-553-2324 between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. to process a claim related to this incident.