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Which Skoda models are being recalled in 2019?

9 recalls for 7 Skoda models in 2019


In 2019, Skoda Auto announced nine recalls involving seven models through the EU Rapex system. The Octavia (5) and Karoq (4) were the most recalled models.


We’ve sorted all 2019 recalls according to the model into a table below.

Compared to the previous two years, Skoda announced three times more recalls in 2019. Several models had problems with seats, headrests or airbags. Large recalls related to petrol engines also appear with other VW Group brands.



Octavia had two smaller recalls due to the front springs and the side windows, while Superb II models must visit the service centers for a possible LED turn signal defect.

We wrote about the main events in separate articles below.


Skoda recalls in 2019 by model

Skoda Fabia

MonthIssueProductionSource
XI.The screws on the camshaft adjuster may become loose.1/2014 – 1/2015link
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
All Fabia´s Recalls

Skoda Karoq

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.The fitting of the headrest in the rear seat’s backrest may be defective.5/2018 – 8/2018link
V.The locking pin for securing the head restraints may be missing from the central rear seat.4/2018 – 6/2018link
VIII.Possible development of cracks in the mounting of the driver’s seat.1/2019link
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
All Karoq´s Recalls

Skoda Kodiaq

MonthIssueProductionSource
VII.The rear single seat may be insufficiently fixed.12/2018link
VIII.Possible development of cracks in the mounting of the driver’s seat.1/2019link
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
All Kodiaq´s Recalls

Skoda Octavia

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.The fitting of the headrest in the rear seat’s backrest may be defective.5/2018 – 8/2018link
X.Unsuitable front-axle springs may have been fitted in the vehicle.6/2019link
XI.The seals on the rear side windows may become loose.8/2019link
XI.The screws on the camshaft adjuster may become loose.1/2014 – 1/2015link
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
All Octavia´s Recalls

Skoda Rapid

MonthIssueProductionSource
XI.The screws on the camshaft adjuster may become loose.1/2014 – 1/2015link
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
All Rapid´s Recalls

Skoda Superb

MonthIssueProductionSource
XI.Possible defect in the driver’s airbag housing.1/2018 – 8/2018link
XII.The driver will not be notified of possible failure of the direction indicators.2013 – 2015link
All Superb´s Recalls

Skoda Yeti

MonthIssueProductionSource
XI.The screws on the camshaft adjuster may become loose.1/2014 – 1/2015link
All Yeti´s Recalls

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