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Skoda Octavia (2018)

Published on 22 November 2019

Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing. As a result, the airbag may not deploy properly in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of an injury.

The Skoda Octavia models affected by this recall were manufactured between January and August 2018.

Skoda Recall code: 69Y9

Source: Rapex Alert 47/2019 A12/1750/19

Note: The Skoda models Fabia, Karoq, Kodiaq, Octavia, Rapid, Superb are affected. We wrote about it in a separate article in July:

Is my car affected?

New: Reliability by Make and Model

Type of alert
Production period1/2018 - 8/2018
Type/number of modelType-approval numbers: e11*2001/116*0291, *0326 e8*2007/46*0319, *0320, *0249, e11*2007/46*0250, *0243, *0317,*0318; types: 5J, NH, 5E, 3T, 2CM, NS, NH
Country of originCzech Republic
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2019-11-22 19:45:43

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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