Skoda Yeti Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Skoda Yeti reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Skoda Yeti 2012: What to look out for?
There’s no way to tell if the DSG gearbox will play up in the future, all you can do now is to test drive the car in as many driving situations as you can and look for anything that might suggest an underlying problem. If it drives ok I wouldn’t be concerned about it. Brakes do tend to wear out faster on European cars than cars from Asia, and parts are likely to be a little more expensive. It’s important to verify the low odometer reading, and it should have a record of regular servicing.
Takata recall: Skoda and Jaguar Land Rover confirm affected models
Czech brand Skoda and British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) have revealed which models will be recalled as part of the wide-spread mandatory Takata airbag call back.Read More
Audi Q3, Honda Accord, Skoda Yeti and Rapid recalled
The Australasian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced another round of national safety recalls, with models from Audi, Honda and Skoda impacted by the call backs.Read More
When were VW's cam chain tensioner problems resolved?
All model years 2008-2013 appear to be affected.
We understand a new tensioner was fitted from 2012.
Government gives green light for Volkswagen diesel recall
Another 35,000 vehicles have been added to Volkswagen Australia's diesel emissions recall list.Read More
Volkswagen fix revealed for Australia
US owners of VW cars with diesel engines that can cheat emissions tests have already been given $500, but local owners still have no compensation.Read More
Skoda Yeti for transporting wheelchair?
The Yeti is under-appreciated in Australia as the original styling was a bit confronting. It's a practical compact package that gets The Tick from me and should work for you.
Used Skoda Yeti review: 2011-2013
Graham Smith reviews the 2011, 2012 and 2013 Skoda Yeti as a used buy.Read More