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    Exhaust warning light

    I have the exhaust warning light staying illuminated at the moment. It's the one that comes on when you start the car (I have the 2.0 litre diesel, not sure if this is the same for petrol engines)...
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    Good news, the radio started again yesterday of...

    Good news, the radio started again yesterday of it's own accord, no repair by anyone. Seems to me the issue is a loose wire. I was disappointed with the Skoda dealer who told me of the unit having...
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    Took the car to another Skoda dealer, checked out...

    Took the car to another Skoda dealer, checked out the "Infotainment" system and said it has died. A replacement unit is $8150, yes over 8 thousand dollars, absolutely ridiculous.

    Will see if I...
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    I took it to a auto electrician as the dealer...

    I took it to a auto electrician as the dealer told me at the last service that the A/c compressor had failed (I posted separately about that). The A/c light is still on, cool air is coming out and...
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    Found the interior fuses but all the diagrams are...

    Found the interior fuses but all the diagrams are for a LHD not RHD

    When I counted in reverse there was no fuse in the allocated spot (#28).

    What the ....
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    Sat Nav system has stopped working

    The Columbus sat nav / radio system in my Octavia Scout has stopped working. Any clues?

    It stopped and started within the first couple of months after I purchased the car "new" / executive driven...
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    Scout no longer imported to Oz?

    Have the other 4x4 vehicles in the Skoda range caused them to stop bringing in the Scout this year and is it ongoing?
    I have a 2012-13 version and I love the car, better than the previous Subaru...
  8. Is "extra privacy glass" just a darker tint? If...

    Is "extra privacy glass" just a darker tint? If so I don't believe it will make any difference to the temperature inside.
    I have a scout premium, 2012 / 2013 model. Factory / company tints to...
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    Thanks for the response, very helpful and the...

    Thanks for the response, very helpful and the link was great, I hope it's as simple as that. I live in a country town so I'm not sure if I have any locals that are across this stuff and have the...
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    I have a 2012-2013 Scout. Had heard that...

    I have a 2012-2013 Scout. Had heard that sometimes the Columbus radio / sat nav can play up. It has happened twice I think in 5 years. Switched off, switched on and all seemed to re-boot.

    I...
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    Are there any sketches showing the drain points...

    Are there any sketches showing the drain points at the rear of the Octavia wagon, both the body and the rear door?
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    Yes the car has a sun-roof. I was thinking about...

    Yes the car has a sun-roof. I was thinking about that as my wife drove us to Melbourne over the week-end and I was confused as to how he water would get from the sun-roof to the spare wheel space. ...
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    Saw those responses, thanks again. I'm a member...

    Saw those responses, thanks again. I'm a member of the Nissan Pathfinder & Patrol sites as I have those 4x4's but had not had a need to get on the Skoda site. It was just the price given on the...
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    Yes, in Vic. Will give them a call tomorrow....

    Yes, in Vic. Will give them a call tomorrow.
    Should I also call the equivalent VW specialist? I gather they are the same compressot.

    Thanks again. SS.
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    My car is a wagon and the seals look and feel OK...

    My car is a wagon and the seals look and feel OK but is that mis-leading?
    The seals / rubbers don't looked cracked or perished, are cracked seals obvious or hidden?
    With other seals should I use...
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    Is the vRS the petrol or diesel version (if...

    Is the vRS the petrol or diesel version (if diesel was an option in that model, that year)?

    Any comments on a better exhaust for a 2.0TDi for a 2013 Scout?

    I am looking at replacing an...
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    Water in the spare wheel well

    Saw some other threads about water in the foot well, this is at the other end.

    Just had a service and the dealer advised there was water in the space around the spare wheel (Scout wagon with full...
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    A/c compressor

    Have a 2012 Scout, 2.0 TDi. Just told I need a new A/c compressor. One dealer advised $1500+ fitted, another said >$2000 not fitted. I just recovered.

    Saw online the compressor is just under...
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    New to the forum

    Hey, just joined the group. Have had a Skoda Scout for 3-4 years and enjoy it. Had a Subi Outback prior and i think the Scout is better. Now needs a couple of things done to it which is the reason...
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