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by Andy65
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Rear brake pads and discs
Replies: 10
Views: 1626

Re: Rear brake pads and discs

Had a loose passenger door trim tightened last week and car is booked in again for next Monday morning to have the rear discs and pads changed under warranty due to severe scoring
by Andy65
Mon Jul 02, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Kodiaq chat
Topic: Aftermarket towbars
Replies: 21
Views: 4720

Re: Aftermarket towbars

I had a Witter detachable swan neck towbar with dedicated electrics and fridge fitted in January for just over £700 Towbar comes with a lifetime warranty and the electrics with a 4 year warranty The caravan lights don't come on with the car switch at Auto (but work fine with sidelights) the towball ...
by Andy65
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Kodiaq chat
Topic: Caravan Towing with a Kodiaq
Replies: 16
Views: 4848

Re: Caravan Towing with a Kodiaq

Rather short experience of towing with my Scout but pulled the new van (2018 Swift Conqueror 580) when empty from the dealer home like a dream
Pleased with choice of car and van
Average mpg for the 20 mile trip 32-33mpg, when not towing get 45-50 mpg
by Andy65
Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Main Skoda Kodiaq chat
Topic: Quality of paint finish
Replies: 9
Views: 2599

Re: Quality of paint finish

checked my Petrol Blue Scout and exactly the same story, top of panels are nice and smooth but lower down feels like fine sandpaper
Let us know how you get on, I'll be also taking this up with the supplying dealer
by Andy65
Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: My Bear is One Month Old
Replies: 4
Views: 1888

Re: My Bear is One Month Old

Nice pictures, love those named mats!
Are you having the factory fitted towbar fitted by your Skoda dealer?
I was quoted over £1200 for it by my Skoda dealer so needless to say I am waiting for the Westfalia detachable to arrive early in 2018 for £700 or so
by Andy65
Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Kodiaq chat
Topic: towbar elecrics for fridge
Replies: 11
Views: 2400

Re: towbar elecrics for fridge

That most certainly is crap! I took delivery of my car a few weeks back (it had already left the factory so no options fitted) and as I require a towbar and electrics to tow my caravan I asked my local Skoda dealer if they could retrofit the factory fitted version I was quoted a price of £848 inc VA...
by Andy65
Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Re: Hello

Enjoy the new car, I sympathise with the lack of front parking sensors as we bought my wife a 15 plate Beetle last year with all the options ticked on the list by the previous owner apart from front and rear sensors, nearly had my first heart attack when I asked the local VW garage for their price l...
by Andy65
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: kodiaq
Replies: 7
Views: 1434

Re: kodiaq

Hi I had an Octavia Estate 2litre diesel automatic for 5 years and took delivery of the Kodiaq Scout last month, as I am planning to get a 4 berth caravan early in 2018 that would be above the weight limit for the Octavia When towing, the DSG gearbox looks after everything, when driving down a steep...
by Andy65
Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Kodiaq Scout experience
Replies: 1
Views: 789

Kodiaq Scout experience

I collected the new car last week and so far have only done 350 miles in it, I am very happy with my choice, that comment will make something fall off it tomorrow! Went to North Wales for the weekend, and on the M56/A55 and some country roads achieved just under 50mpg which isn't much worse than my ...
by Andy65
Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Recommended Dealer map. Final edition. Courtesy of Yeti Owners Club
Replies: 15
Views: 10733

Re: Recommended Dealer map. Final edition. Courtesy of Yeti Owners Club

Pleased to see Mitchell Skoda Chester on the list, actually located just outside Chester in Cheshire Oaks 5 years ago I was looking to trade in my 4 year old Passat for a diesel estate to use as a tow car for my new caravan Liked the look of their Superb Estate demonstrator, and the sales guy handed...

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