Advice for buyers
What should I look for in a used Skoda Octavia estate?
Few common faults have yet to emerge on this version of the Octavia Estate, and it looks set to continue Skoda's strong traditional showing in studies such as What Car?'s JD Power customer satisfaction survey.
However, there have been some problems with flywheel failure on the 2.0-litre turbodiesel when used with the standard manual gearbox. Full details are available on the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency website at www.vosa.gov.uk.