2005 Chevrolet Equinox Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Chevrolet Equinox

The AC system may not blow cold at times. In many cases, replacement of the AC compressor has corrected this issue.

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

The front lower control arm portion of the front suspension may cause a rattling noise over bumps and require replacement.

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I have searched and can not find the cover over my headlamp Does it have a different name. I don't need the headlamp just cover.

Automatic headlights come on when dusk hits, however my tail lights don't. All bulbs and wiring have been checked and rechecked as well as the fuses. Is there something else I should be checking?

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My wife and I love this car. We purchased it used in 2009 with 41,000 miles on it. It is the LT trim with towing. This is a great vehical for a family of 4 on a budget. It's peppy V6 gets avg. 23 mpg highway and 20 in town. I have no fear getting on the interstate or passing on a two lane. Was not impressed that the rotors needed replacement at 45,000 or the front struts at 70,000. The turnin...

Chevy made a great car! I own the AWD model and it is fantastic! We rarely need the all wheel drive, but its always there when we need it! We live in upstate new york so we've seen our fair share of snow storms. This car handles great in the difficult conditions, has a fair / high safety rating, and sits up high enough to keep the road more than visible for miles to come (depending on condit...

solid vehicle. will fill any need

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