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Apprentices build their dream car: Sporty Convertible Sko...

News and Announcements Yesterday, 09:09
‘Skoda Apprentice Car’: Two-seater sports convertible based on Skoda Citigo Project undertaken by 16 apprentices from Skoda Vocational School in close partnership with Skoda design department Premiere at the 33rd GTI Fan Meet at Wörthersee at the end of May Skoda Vocational School of Mechan...
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Consultation into changes to the styling and car care forum

News and Announcements 12 Apr 2014
We're looking into changes to the styling and car care forum and would like to hear from members what's good or bad. Do you enjoy looking at what members can do or would you prefer the forum to show specific guides on methods you could follow yourself to resolve issues on your own car? Whilst w...
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Site not out of woods yet - Please read

News and Announcements 25 Mar 2014
Hi, Following a server failure earlier, the site is temporarily closed while I continue to build out the new servers and test. I hope to open the site shortly to test for load again. Colin.   There is still some risk on this new datacentre setup. It's new. Like anything thats new it's not h...
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Forum moving - Regional enhancements

News and Announcements 08 Feb 2014
All,   Part of my early 2014 plans are to enhance the local aspects of the site.    This mainly centres around meets & events and other local resources to the region.   In the coming hours there will be some forum moving happening.    On the other side you will f...
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Columbus AUX sensitivity issue

Skoda Octavia II (2004 - 2013) Today, 22:25
Guys, I got a problem with the AUX input on Columbus Navi. When I set the highest AUX sensitivity in SETUP menu and then set max volume on iPhone, the audio comming from sound system is incredibly poor.. All basses only “rattle", vibrate. It is simply unlistenable. It is interesting that when I l...
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VRs 1 ownership round-up: 4 years on...

Skoda Octavia I Today, 22:21
It occurred to me, whilst posting in another thread earlier, that I have owned my '51 plate Octy VRs for four years now. No idea how long other Briskodians have owned theirs, and what issues you have all had over your tenure? But thought it might be interesting to give you a report on mine, and s...
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Fabia vrs - can they be clocked?

Skoda Fabia I Today, 22:20
Been looking at a vrs but the mileage doesn't add up. Service history stamp doesn't match the mot miles. Are they easy enough to clock or give a slight haircut? Or is it going to be an error on the mot which does happen time to time or a error with whoever wrote the service history book.... Or wo...
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EPC light after replacing air filter?

Skoda Fabia I Today, 22:08
Hi everyone Problem as stated above.  Just want to run my thoughts with you guys to see if I missed anything. Simply replaced an air filter on a 1.4 16v Fabia I. The one that housed inside the engine cover. I have now got a EPC light on the dashboard but the car drives as before with no issu...
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Lowering

Skoda Octavia II (2004 - 2013) Today, 22:04
Hey i know this is probably covered but i can't find it anyways   I have 225 45 18 tyres and just wondering how low can i go on my coils before i start to rub? if anyone has pics of there car lowered with similar size tyres be great thanks 
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2nd Hand Amundsen+ installed and no sound output.

Diagnostics & VCDS Today, 21:59
Hello all, I put an Amundsen+ from a crashed vrs into mine. Mine originally had a stream mp3 unit. Everything works except any sound output, sat nav, mic for calls (people can hear me but I can't hear them on the phone) and can hear cd changer changing cds. Getting nothing out of the speakers....
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Fabia vrs dual mass flywheel and clutch mk1 1.9 tdi

Items Wanted Today, 21:22
as above good condition as must. many thanks   im in brownhills west midlands
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fabia vrs driveshaft

Items Wanted Today, 21:22
as above .... passenger side drive shaft needed for a 2004 fabia vrs tdi    thanks sam
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High mileage

Skoda Octavia I Today, 21:21
Hi all was just wondering if anyone else has a high mileage vrs cos my baby is on nearly 150,000 and still pulls really well was just wondering how much longer I can enjoy it before she gives up don't get me wrong I will put a new engine in it when it does . I'm a taxi driver and we use the octav...
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How To: Install a coilpack loom / cable guide

Skoda Octavia Technical Guides Today, 21:19
This is a simple job and looks great   Thanks to Rob and his great website gave me this idea some time back  is to fit a coil pack cable guide from a later VW.Golf mk5 gti   Part Number is 06F 971 824 C   And at around £8 a great price.   As I painted my Cam cov...
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