• Fabia
      • Fabia Hatch
        Fabia Hatch
        Featuring the very latest in Volkswagen Group technological and safety advancements
        • SmartLink to sync your car and smartphone
        • Rear Parking Sensors
        • Front Assist with City Emergency Brake

           
          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 66TSI manual
        • luggage305l /1125l
        • fuel4.8l/100km
        • emissions109g/km
      • Fabia Wagon
        Fabia Wagon
        Featuring the very latest in Volkswagen Group technological and safety advancements
        • SmartLink to sync your car and smartphone
        • Rear Parking Sensors
        • Green Tech for improved fuel economy

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 66TSI manual
        • luggage505l /1370l
        • fuel4.8l/100km
        • emissions109g/km
  • Rapid
      • Rapid Spaceback
        Rapid Spaceback
        ŠKODA’s versatile compact car
        • Sporty freshness and dynamic elegance
        • A spacious, attractive interior with stylish three-spoke steering wheel
        • 17” Black Alloys and LED daytime running lights (part of Image Pack)​​

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 1.4L 92kw DSG
        • luggage384l /1349l
        • fuel4.9l/100km
        • emissions117g/km
      • Rapid Monte Carlo
        Rapid Monte Carlo
        Exciting stylish urban dweller with compact body
        • Black designed elements, panoramic roof and tailgate with extended glazing

        • 16" alloy wheels in a glossy black design

        • Sports seats in a black/red combination, 3-spoke sport steering wheel

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 1.4L 92kw DSG
        • luggage384l /1349l
        • fuel4.9l/100km
        • emissions117g/km
  • Octavia
      • Octavia
        Octavia
        A high performance family car in a class of its own
        • A powerful and fuel efficient engine​
        • ​Innovative comfort features and 5 star ANCAP safety rating
        • More space so you can pack more into your day ​

           
          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 110TDI DSG
        • luggage568l /1558l
        • fuel4.7l/100km
        • emissions123g/km
      • Octavia RS
        Octavia RS
        Turbocharge your family drive
        • Powerful 162TSI or 135TDI turbocharged engines ​​​
        • Advanced safety features including 9 airbags as standard
        • Impressive 8" touchscreen satellite navigation

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and C02 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 135TDI DSG
        • luggage568l /1558l
        • fuel4.8l/100km
        • emissions127g/km
      • Octavia Scout 4x4
        Octavia Scout 4x4
        Practicality of a family vehicle, with the appeal of an SUV
        • All-wheel drive technology adjusts to changing road conditions
        • Choice of powerful and fuel efficient diesel and petrol engine​s with Green Tech (Stop Start and Brake Energy Recuperation)
        • Uncompromising commitment to safety

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 110TDI manual.

        • luggage588l /1718l
        • fuel4.9l/100km
        • emissions128g/km
      • Octavia Wagon
        Octavia Wagon
        Not your everyday family wagon
        • More powerful, more fuel efficient engine
        • Innovative comfort and 5 star ANCAP safety rating
        • Adaptive Cruise Control

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 110TDI DSG
        • luggage588l /1718l
        • fuel4.7l/100km
        • emissions123g/km
      • Octavia RS Wagon
        Octavia RS Wagon
        Turbocharge your family drive
        • Powerful 162TSI or 135TDI turbocharged engine ​​​
        • Advanced safety features including 9 airbags as standard 
        • Impressive 8" touchscreen satellite navigation 

          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and C02 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 135TDI DSG
        • luggage588l /1718l
        • fuel4.9l/100km
        • emissions129g/km
  • Yeti
      • Yeti
        Yeti
        Put more in, get more out
        • Features a ​stylish and elegant design
        • VarioFlex rear seat system
        • Uncompromising commitment to safety​​

           
          Disclaimer: Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures shown are combined figures as per ADR 81/02 for 1.2TSI 81​kw manual 4x2 / Max. luggage space is with the rear seats removed​​​
        • luggage321l /1665l
        • fuel5.6l/100km
        • emissions132g/km
  • New Superb
      • New Superb Sedan
        New Superb Sedan
        Some see a badge, where others see Superb
        • 162TSI, 140TDI and 206STI engine variants

        • Adaptive Cruise Control with Front Assist

        • Impressive boot space: 625L
        • luggage625l /1670l
        • fuel4.8l/100km
        • emissions125g/km
      • New Superb Wagon
        New Superb Wagon
        Some see a badge, where others see Superb
        • 162TSI, 140TDI and 206STI engine variants
        • Adaptive Cruise Control with Front Assist
        • Impressive boot space: 660L
        • luggage660l /1835l
        • fuel4.8l/100km
        • emissions126g/km

ŠKODA Emission Information

Volkswagen Group Diesel Information

As you may be aware, there have been press reports about the emissions of a selection of Volkswagen Group diesel vehicles.

Volkswagen Group Australia deeply regrets these issues and wants to ensure that our owners are well-informed about our action plan and next steps regarding this topic.

On this website you will find information, updates and answers to some of your key questions. We will post new information as it becomes available to us. Rest assured that we are working tirelessly to remedy the problem, and that we will work as hard as we can to get you more answers.

We will do everything necessary to win back the trust of our customers, partners and the public.

Customers who would like further information can contact our customer call centre on 1800 607 540 from 8:30am-8:00pm, Monday to Friday Australian Eastern Daylight Savings time (excluding all National and NSW public holidays).

Latest news

27th November 2015
Video explaining technical correction measures for the EA 189 diesel engines

ŠKODA Australia is working through the details for a timely deployment of the solution, commencing during quarter one 2016. Our focus is to make this a fast and easy process for every customer.

27th November 2015
Technical measures for the EA 189 diesel engines affected presented to the German Federal Motor Transport Authority
Click here to see more

28th October 2015
Matthias Müller unveils next steps for the Volkswagen Group
Click here to see more

9th October 2015
Volkswagen Group Australia announces Voluntary Recall of affected diesel vehicles.
Click here to see more

Is my vehicle affected?

If you currently own a 1.6L or 2.0L 4 cylinder TDI Škoda, your vehicle may be affected. We have developed a simple ‘self-service’ website so you can see if your vehicle is involved. All you need to do is enter the VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) details of your car.

How to find your VIN

You can find your VIN in the front of your service book or at the bottom of your windscreen (as you look into the vehicle from the outside).

The VIN will look like this:
TMBBJ73T4F9000001

Take care when you enter the VIN details of your vehicle. Failure to input these correctly could return an incorrect result.

Check if your vehicle is affected


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Frequently asked questions

Q:    What is the problem on the affected vehicles?

A:    The emissions levels may not meet the regulatory requirements when the affected vehicle is driven under normal conditions.

Q:    Which vehicles are affected by the fault?

Some 1.6 & 2.0L 4-cylinder diesel engine equipped vehicles are involved, including:

ŠKODA Octavia
2008-2013
1.6 TDI / 2.0 TDI
ŠKODA Superb
2009-20152.0 TDI
ŠKODA Yeti
2012-20152.0 TDI

Q:    Do I have to bring in my vehicle for service now?

A:    No, all affected vehicles are safe and able to be driven.  As soon as the technical solutions to service the vehicles are identified and available in the various markets, all customers will be notified by Volkswagen Group Australia.

Q:    Is it safe to continue using the car until it can be inspected / repaired?

A:    Yes, you can continue to drive the car.

Q:    Are petrol vehicles affected by this issue?

A:    No, petrol vehicles are not affected. Other diesel models like the current generation Octavia (including Scout and RS variants) are also not affected.