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Overall reader verdict 4 out of 5 stars

  • What's it like to drive
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Running costs
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Quality, practicality and equipment
    4 out of 5 stars

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Skoda Yeti (09-) 4X4
9 reader reviews for Skoda Yeti Crossover.
  • 2.0 TDI CR 110 Urban 2WD 5dr

    Mark Riley , . Date: 20/06/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars

    My car

    We have owned our Yeti Urban for just over 6 months and we are delighted with it so far. It is very comfortable and reasonably refined in terms of ride and noise both around town and on the motorway. This little 110 Diesel engine is impressive, whilst I would like a bit more in terms of overtaking power (I'm used to having a few more horses!) it is exceedingly flexible, eager and responsive around town and on country roads, also still impressively refined and relaxed on the motorway. i was also pleasantly surprised that it averages over 50mpg at sensible motorway speeds and is capable of 60mpg on A/B roads. The cabin is plenty spacious enough for our family of 4 and I can get as much luggage/equipment into the Yeti as in my 2006 A4 estate. Overall we're very happy, the Skoda Yeti punches way above its weight, great fun too! Having test driven the new Octavia VRS, my next Audi may well be a Skoda ;)

  • 1.2 TSI 105 S 5dr

    Trevor Jones , S Glos . Date: 25/04/2014
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      44.5

    My car

    I use this car mainly in the mountains of Alicante Spain.The car is the latest version post Sept 2013 and does everything that it should and more. Comfortable,practical and economical returning 44.5mpg actual.The build quality is excellent and although the entry model here in Spain it has a higher spec,ie 6x CD auto changer,folding mirrors,17" alloys and a/c+ climate control,it is more than adequate for most needs. My main car is a Merc 280cdi estate and to say the quality of the Yeti is comparable would not be an exaggeration.My wife and I are in our seventies and it is a pleasure to be able to sit high up and to step up into the car rather than down.All in all terrific package and a major success for the VW group.

  • 2.0 TDI CR 140 SE 4WD 5dr

    Iain Duguid , . Date: 24/11/2013
    • Overall verdict
      1 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      48

    My car

    Good car to drive, fantastic in the snow, and pretty good use of space. However, despite being a calm, considerate and more MPG than tyre-wearing driver this car has mechanically and cosmetically been the worst car I've had since a 1997 Peugeot 106. As for the dealership and Skoda UK in general I have not been impressed at all. A true case of absolutely don't believe the hype. Just because JC, the reviews and so on have rated this, real life and quite a few reviews (see selected ones here and elsewhere on similar sites) do indicate that poor cars with significant problems are not that unusual.

    Problems to date within warranty (and to part-ex at 30K miles just concluded): Poor paintwork, chips, surface corrosion, with dealer and SUK being particularly reticent to assist with sorting, then took three attempts to sort finally admitted faults Cabin rattles and creaks settled for a while then got worse Both rear electric windows failed, leaving windows in down position. Struggle to get sorted A/c matrix failed Rear coil spring failed whilst car parked! At first MoT - identification of right rear propshaft about to fail, front right showing wear and tear. Even though spotted by qualified [Japanese manufacturer garage] mechanic, who submitted photos of problem to SUK on day 3 year warranty expired SUK not interested at all, dealer wanted £80 just to examine car. Car now PXd Never Skoda again...

  • 2.0 TDI CR 140 SE Plus 4WD 5dr

    cliff hewitt , salop . Date: 10/09/2013
    • Overall verdict
      4 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Average MPG
      38

    My car

    I have the yeti 2.0 TDI CR 140 SE PLUS 4WD DSG & just completed 1k miles from new first impressions are good, seating is comfortable good driving views its my first automatic & am impressed by its smoothness & kick down responsive from a good gutsy engine, economy is about 38 mpg. Body roll in corners is well controlled wind & road noise minimal, ride is smooth, have not had it off road yet but that will come. Downside no spare wheel just puncture repair system, radio, sat nav poor info on setting up.

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