Skoda Octavia Battery Problems

Problems mentioning the Battery on the Skoda Octavia

Common problem symptoms associated with the Battery

The problems listed below are submitted by Skoda Octavia owners and all mention the Battery

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Not ticking over

Hi All, boyfriend has a Skoda Octavia VRS this morning for the first time ever it would not tick over? It was trying but...

2001 Skoda Octavia VRS
Posted: Nov 30, 2007
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Boot stuck and windows

I returned to my car to find the central locking will only work with the key in the lock and not the fob. The boot won...

2000 Skoda Octavia 1.9SDi
Posted: Jun 30, 2008
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Car will not start

Over the last few weeks the car on a number of occasions reluctant to start due to what I thought was battery problems. ...

2001 Skoda Octavia 1.9
Posted: Feb 23, 2009
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Engine cuts out occassionaly while driving and cranks ok but does not always fire up

Have had frequent breakdowns recently whereby it would not start despite cranking ok.called out breakdown service and on...

2003 Skoda Octavia 1.9 turbo deisel Ambiente
Posted: Dec 8, 2010
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Not starting

Tried to start this morning, engine does not turn over at all. No response even after jump leads and attempted jump star...

2003 Skoda Octavia 1.9td
Posted: Jan 3, 2011
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Not starting

hi the problem is my skoda octiva 1.9 sdi will not turn over when i put key in and turn to start engine there is nothing...

2003 Skoda Octavia 1.9 sdi
Posted: Mar 10, 2011
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Power Steering warning light

Power steering warning light on dashboard ( orange/NOT red ) is on permanently. Several have had a look and it seem...

2005 Skoda Octavia 1968 pd8v 140bhp diesel
Posted: Aug 12, 2011
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Problem starting when warm

Experiencing problems starting the car up when warm... Use this car as a Taxi - stopping and starting all the time. My...

2004 Skoda Octavia 1,9 tdi
Posted: Nov 26, 2011
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Power steering

I was just driving along and my power steering has gone but the light for the battery has come on. is it the steering or...

2002 Skoda Octavia 1.9 tdi
Posted: Dec 30, 2011
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Battery runs flat after a few seconds

battery runs flat after a few seconds have to disconect battery to use car, no live to heater plugs ,run live from batte...

2003 Skoda Octavia 19 diesel tdi
Posted: Jun 2, 2012
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Passenger Airbag Code - what does it mean

I have now got a read on the Airbag problem; "01228 E224 Airbag Cut Off Switch - Passenger Side - not a plausible ...

2006 Skoda Octavia Ambiente 1.9TDI 5DR Hatchback
Posted: Oct 22, 2012
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Ignition lights

Removed the negative battery lead because the clamp bolt thread stripped, replaced it with a new lead but it did not hav...

2000 Skoda Octavia 1.9tdi glx
Posted: Jan 2, 2013
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Engine starting issue

Skoda will not start. Dash lights flicker when to turn the ignition and engine makes notice like a slot machine. It's li...

2009 Skoda Octavia elegance
Posted: May 23, 2013
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Passenger door not working cant unlock

The passenger front door just stopped working doesn't open with central lock it has no manual lock. The key opens all o...

2000 Skoda Octavia
Posted: Mar 12, 2014
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Turning over but won't start

Car has now been off the road for 5 weeks so any help would be great... New coil packs were fitted which worked for 2...

2005 Skoda Octavia 1.6fsi ambient manual
Posted: Jul 12, 2014
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Starting Problems

My Octavia had sensor problems & they were changes - crank & cam, coil pack & plugs too. It then developed a problem whe...

2001 Skoda Octavia 2.0 Petrol
Posted: Oct 30, 2014
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Fan keeps coming on when engine is switched off.

Just recently I've noticed my radiator fan has started to come on when the car is locked up and switched off. Trouble is...

2004 Skoda Octavia 2.0 tdi
Posted: Nov 27, 2014
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Power Steering

Power steering red light came on and i`ve lost the power steering, had it on diagnostic and there is no fault showing, a...

2004 Skoda Octavia 2.0 tdi
Posted: Dec 17, 2014
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Electrics going Haywire

It started with all 4 windows going up and down while driving. I changed the battery but no change. Then I could not clo...

2003 Skoda Octavia 1.9
Posted: Jan 23, 2015
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Brake lights flashing / non-start

after cold / damp night brake lights flash at random, battery seems to be run down,jump starts almost immediately , runs...

2005 Skoda Octavia 1.9 tdi
Posted: Mar 1, 2015
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