Most expensive to handle ! be careful

By for Skoda Octavia 2000-2010 from Delhi 2008-07-03 00:00:00.0
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Pros : good fuel economy, strong car, smooth on the road

Cons : expensive servicing and parts, very much costely spares parts

Skoda Octavia is very expensive in handling. It means the saving you make in the fuel is recovered by the company in repairs. Although parts which are changed during wear and tear are not so much expensive for other cars, but due to availabily of the same at only octavia service outlets, they are provided at very high cost. e.g Clucth plate change = Rs. 25000/-, Engine Belt = Rs. 25000/-, A.C fan change = Rs. 11000/-

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  • raj |22 Aug,2010 09:48:44 PM

    It is not fair to charge abnormal prices to users.The Skoda company need to think of this issue seriously.This is not a good sign for a developing company if they ignore

  • Onkardeep singh |06 Nov,2010 05:12:58 PM

    i am planning to buy Scoda Octavia...but afetr knowing dat only scoda outlets sell spare parts at high price then i would not.....

  • lokesh |07 Jan,2011 10:11:56 PM

    even am planning to have a new one but this unusual prices makes me to move a step backward

  • Vikas |18 Jan,2011 04:40:21 PM

    i was also planning to buy skoda car, but reading above reviews , im confused .... should i go on or back out... ? Skoda must think about that

  • Wasim |20 Apr,2011 05:51:27 PM

    I am not sure if i will buy it now

  • Dilip |12 Jul,2011 02:58:06 AM

    I bought 1 skoda octavia ambiente 1.9 tdi, second hand vehicle. My god I am seriously regretting why the heck I bought it. My entire months salary went in servicing it, again the spares are so costly, too hard to afford.I would say middle class people go for Maruthi of Hundai but not Skoda.... u will regret.

  • sandip |19 Nov,2011 11:04:37 PM

    plzzz suggest me i wnt to buy 2nd hand skoda octavia 2004 elegance should i go for it or nt plzz suggest me asap

  • Sanket |08 Jun,2012 02:54:02 PM

    users kidly suggest me. I want to buy used Octavia Elegance Plus 1.9 TDi, 2003. Should i go for tat????? Kindly suggest...

  • shivaa |02 Jan,2013 11:50:33 AM

    Users plz suggest me.I wnt to buy used octavia rider 2004.shout I go for it r not.plz help me.

  • gurdit singh |10 Apr,2013 07:58:41 AM

    plz skoda octavia users suggest me shud i go for skoda octavia secondhand or not .....m confused by reading d reviews high price of spares n bad customer service

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