SKODA FABIA 2014 3.G / NJ Operating Instruction Manual
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You have opted for a ŠKODA – our sincere thanks for your confidence in us.
The description of the vehicle operation, important information about safety, vehicle care, mainte-
nance and self-help, as well as technical vehicle data, are given in this Manual.
The operation of some functions and vehicle systems is undertaken via Infotainment.
Please do not read just this manual, but also the Infotainment manual carefully as well. The procedure
in accordance with the two instructions is a prerequisite for the correct use of the vehicle.
We hope you enjoy driving your ŠKODA, and wish you a pleasant journey at all times.
Your ŠKODA AUTO a.s. (hereinafter referred to only as ŠKODA or manufacturer) 6V0012720AC
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Structure and more information about the
Correct and safe seated position
Wearing seat belts
Inertia reel and belt pre-tensioners
Description of the airbag system
Transporting children safely
Instruments and warning lights
Driver information system
Driving data (Multifunction display)
MAXI DOT display
42Service interval display46SmartGate47
Unlocking and opening
Unlocking and locking
Anti-theft alarm system
Lights and visibility
Windscreen wipers and washers
Seats and headrests
Seats and headrests
Transporting and practical equipment
Variable loading floor in the luggage
Bicycle carrier in the luggage compartment
Heating and air conditioning
Heating, ventilation, cooling
Starting-off and driving
Starting and stopping the engine using the
Starting and stopping the engine at the push
of the button
Brakes and parking
Manual gear shifting and pedals
107Automatic transmission108Running-in and economical driving111
Avoiding damage to your vehicle
Braking and stabilisation systems
Parking assistance (ParkPilot)
Speed control system
Tyre pressure monitoring
Hitch and trailer
Care and maintenance
Services, modifications and technical
Cleaning vehicle exterior
Inspecting and replenishing
Tyres and rims
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Emergency equipment, and self-help166
Changing a wheel
Towing the vehicle
Replacing windscreen wiper blades
Fuses and light bulbs
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You can always find these Operating Instructionsand the Service Plan in the
on-board instructions for your vehicle.
Depending on the equipment, the on-board literature can also include the In-
fotainment operating instructions and in some countries also the brochure On
the road .
These operating instructions apply to all body versions of the vehicle and all
related models as well as for all equipment levels .
This owner's manual describes all possible equipment versions without identi-
fying them as special equipment, model variants or market-dependent equip-
ment. Consequently, this vehicle does not contain all of the equipment com-
ponents described in this Owner's Manual.
The level of equipment of your vehicle refers to your purchase contract of the
vehicle. If you have any questions regarding the scope of equipment, please
contact a ŠKODA Partner.
The Pictures in this manual are for illustration purposes only. The illustrations
can differ in minor details from your vehicle; they are only intended to provide
ŠKODA AUTO a.s. pursues a policy of constant further development of all vehi-
cles. Each time, therefore, any changes to the vehicle occur, the scope of deliv-
ery may change in terms of its equipment and technology. The information lis-
ted in this Manual corresponds to the information available at the time of go-
ing to press.
It is therefore not possible for legal claims to be made based on the technical
details, illustrations and descriptions contained in this Owner's Manual.
The service plan includes the documentation of the vehicle handover informa-
tion, warranty and service events.
Infotainment operating instructions
The Infotainment manual contains a description of the Infotainment service
and possibly also some functions and vehicle systems.
The Move brochure contains the customer service phone number, service
number, and emergency numbers that exist in the various countries.4Board literature
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The on-board literature contains the following terms relating to the service
work for your vehicle. - a workshop that carries out specialist service tasks for
ŠKODA vehicles. A specialist garage can be a ŠKODA partner, a ŠKODA
service partner or an independent workshop.
- A Workshop that has been contractually authorised
by the manufacturer ŠKODA AUTO a.s. or its sales partner to perform
service tasks on ŠKODA vehicles and to sell ŠKODA Genuine Parts.
- A company that has been authorised by the manufacturer
ŠKODA AUTO a.s. or its sales partner to sell new ŠKODA vehicles and,
when applicable, to service them using ŠKODA Genuine Parts and sell
ŠKODA Genuine Parts.
Explanation of symbols
An overview of the symbols used in the instruction manual and a brief explan-
ation of their meaning.Reference to the introductory module of a chapter with important infor-
mation and safety warningsContinuation of the module on the next pageSituations in which the vehicle must be stopped as soon as possible®Registered trademarkTelephone operation in the MAXI DOT displayText display in the segment displayWARNINGTexts with this symbol warn of a serious accident, injury or loss of life .
Texts with this symbol draw attention to the risk of vehicle damage or possible
inoperability of some systems.
For the sake of the environment
Texts with this symbol contain information on environmental protection as
well as tips for economical operation.“Specialist garage”“ŠKODA service partner”“ŠKODA partner”NoteTexts with this symbol contain additional information.5Notes
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Structure of the manual
The operating manual is hierarchically divided into the following areas.
■ Paragraph (e.g. safety) - the title of the paragraph is always indicated on the
lower left side
■ Main chapters (e.g. airbag system) - the title of the main chapter is always
indicated on the lower right side
■ Chapter (e.g. airbag overview)
■ Introduction to the topic
- Module Overview within the chapter intro-
ductory information about the chapter content, if necessary, valid for
the entire chapter notes
■ Module (e.g. front airbags)
When searching for information in the operating instructions, we recommend
using the Index at the end of the manual.
All direction indications such as “left”, “right”, “front”, “rear” relate to the for- ward direction of travel of the vehicle.
Units of measurement
The volume, weight, speed and length data are given in metric units, unless
In this owner's manual, the display on the MAXI DOT display is used as the dis-
play illustration, provided nothing to the contrary is stated.6Structure and more information about the Operating Instructions
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Downloaded from www.Manualslib.com manuals search engine AbbreviationsAbbreviationDefinitionrpmEngine revolutions per minuteABSAnti-lock brake systemAGMVehicle battery typeTCSTraction controlCO2Carbon dioxideCOCDeclaration of conformityDSGAutomatic double clutch gearboxEDLElectronic differential lockECEEconomic Commission for EuropeEPCEPC fault lightESCElectronic Stability ControlRDRim depthEUEuropean UnionHBAHydraulic brake assistHHCUphill start assistKESSYKeyless unlocking, starting and lockingkWKilowatt, measuring unit for outputMCBMulti-collision brakeMGManual gearboxMPIGasoline engine with a multi-point fuel injectionN1Panel van intended exclusively or mainly for the transporta-
tion of goodsNmNewton meter, measuring unit for the engine torqueTDI CRDiesel engine with turbocharger and common rail injection
systemTSIPetrol engine with turbocharging and direct injectionVINVehicle identification numberWWatt, unit of powerWi-Fiwireless data networkXDSFunctional extension of the electronic differential lock7Abbreviations