Skoda Car Problems & Fixes

Skoda owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Skoda cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Skoda Problems
Noise from left of car..vets better when warm but still not nice..sounds like dry bearing goes up and down with revs

Its difficult to say what a noise sounds like...its almost like an exhaust blow..come bearing dry gets less when warm..but still there in the back ground

2009 Skoda Octavia 1.9 deisel
Posted: Oct 21, 2021
Battery flat.

Jumped started then Fault came on to say electric child lock

2019 Skoda Superb 2. 0
Posted: Oct 6, 2021
No traffic reports TPS on skoda fabia 1.2 tsi 2013

Traffic updates says no reports available. Satnav its self seems to be working ok, finding location and directions. Stopped working about 2 weeks ago. So can not divert to avoid Traffic problems.

2013 Skoda Fabia 1.2 tsi
Posted: Sep 23, 2021
Engine start not start

Hi my mk 2 vrs has been acting up for about 2 months most days it starts ok but some turn it on and u get the ding and the dash shows normals lights before start but also traction control and low ty...

2012 Skoda Octavia 2.0 tdi vrs
Posted: Sep 22, 2021
Oil light

Oil light flashing..oil pressure is good

2000 Skoda Fabia 1.4
Posted: Sep 20, 2021
Gearbox keeps going into no reverse gear mode

whilst driving for no specific reason the box goes into a safety mode with no reverse gear and no auto gear change

2018 Skoda Superb estate
Posted: Sep 14, 2021
Glow plug light flashes when driving goes of for a while once car restarted

After a few miles glow plug light flashes when driving. Goes of when restarting the car. No error codes at all.

2012 Skoda Octavia 1.6tdi
Posted: Sep 9, 2021
Turbo charger actuator need replacing in under 20k

Already had ABS replaced 7 months ago cost almost 600 pounds Now after diagnostic test at main dealer told complete turbocharger needs replacing cost of 1,800 POUND only 19,444 miles from brand new

2017 Skoda Yeti Yeti 12.00 petrol
Posted: Sep 7, 2021
2016 skoda superb 3 head unit for radio sat nav etc gone

Skoda symbol and welcome to skoda appears and then goes blank

2016 Skoda Superb 2.0 tdi
Posted: Aug 30, 2021
Octvia auto box jumps on hills moving off

parking on ahill pulling a way and reversing up hi ll with auto gear box

2016 Skoda Octavia hatchback
Posted: Aug 23, 2021
Seat belt

Seat belt warning light comes on intermittently on drivers seat when belt fastened

2009 Skoda Octavia octavia 2lt diesel estate laurin clement
Posted: Aug 23, 2021
Power steering stiffening up when driving at higher speeds on 1.5 Turbo model.

Initially I noticed the problem on a road test before ordering a new car and was surprised to find the same problem on the new car. When driving at speeds (usually above 40mph) the steering often sti...

2021 Skoda Scala SEL 1.5 TSI DSG
Posted: Aug 10, 2021
Fail to start

no error code in engine systems showing up in ROSS tech OBD. engine is cranking well, fuel pressure is within the limit, the battery is good but still not starting. no MIL on the dashboard and can you...

2001 Skoda Octavia 2.0l manuel
Posted: Aug 9, 2021
Hazard lights flashing suddenly when car is locked, twice.

Car had done a day's driving, then parked and locked. During the evening when becoming darker, suddenly hazard light s started flashing. Checked everything and left it alone. Repeat of flashing about...

2015 Skoda Yeti TDICR 4x4
Posted: Jul 30, 2021
P0087 code

Octavia mk2 1z tdi 2.0 Hard start after starting with site acceleration fault code p0087. Replaced Fuel Tank Pump Replaced Electric Pump Replaced High Pressure Pump Replaced High Pressure West High P...

2012 Skoda Octavia Mk2 1z tdi 2.o
Posted: Jun 24, 2021
Rough idle

Car drives fine but when idle judders and sounds rough engine light is onwith an error code to do with the map sensor but this has been changed and made no difference

2011 Skoda Fabia 1.4 vrs automatic
Posted: Jun 23, 2021
My Superb' infotainment suddenly cuts out, then pops back up when going over a bump or similar, then is off again. Does it need to go th the Skoda garage to be checked with their diagnostics machine (£108.00 by the way) ?

Radio/infotainment suddenly shuts down & may come back up for a bit, then shutting down again. Does it really need the Skoda diagnostics hook-up or what could be done ? Radio comes out easily enough. ...

2013 Skoda Superb Elegance
Posted: Jun 15, 2021
Car Alarm

The Car alarm goes off at random and the other day the alarm went off when I got in and turned the ignition on and was even going off whilst I was driving it. This has happened twice now. Also a coup...

2012 Skoda Fabia SE
Posted: Jun 11, 2021
Fuel Gauge

Car just broke down and won't start. Had a few problems recently. Fuel gauge drops to empty when full after driving for a while and oil light comes on when plenty of oil. Timing belt is fine and repla...

2006 Skoda Octavia 2.0 vrs petrol estate
Posted: Jun 8, 2021
No electrics

Not starting, not locking no internal lights not doing anything.

2017 Skoda Superb L&K TDI 4x4 S-A Estate 1968 cc diesel
Posted: Jun 5, 2021
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