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Skoda Octavia

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
Worst Complaint
tensoner belt failing

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Skoda Octavia — feel free to add yours here. It's either not very popular ... or it's very, very good.

The 2000 Skoda Octavia has the most overall complaints, & the most-reported problem is also with the 2000 Octavia for tensoner belt failing.

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