Liam Mulcahy, 30, was one of the many drivers who claimed to have experienced problems with his car after he put £50 worth of premium fuel in his.
He filled up using the Momentum premium fuel.
Liam, a mechanic who lives in Billingham said: “I normally use the garage around once a week, I only work a street away from it.
“I filled my car up with about £50 of fuel as I was leaving work and straight after the car was playing up and being a bit funny.
“At first it was a bit of a light misfire and then it gradually got worse.
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