2006 Chevrolet Equinox Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chevrolet Equinox
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2006 Chevrolet Equinox ProblemsAC Not Cold Due to Failed Compressor
The AC system may not blow cold at times. In many cases, replacement of the AC compressor has corrected this issue.
Vehicles with a 6speed automatic transmission may develop one or more of the following faults related to a broken 35R clutch wave plate inside the transmission: Illumination of the Check Engine Light with code P0716, P0776, P0717, P0777, P2714, P2715, and/or P02723, loss of reverse gear, slipping or harsh 3rd or 5th gear shift. Removal and dis-assembly of the transmission will be required to replace the broken 35R wave plate. It is also extremely important that all debris from the failed part be cleaned from the transmission while it is disassembled in order to try and prevent future problems.
The day time running lights (DRL) resistor may fail causing the daytime running lights to stop working. Our technicians tell us a failed resistor will require replacement.
2006 Chevrolet Equinox QuestionsWhy are the front tires wearing faster than the rear? (1 answer)
Both past sets of tires and the current set the front tires wear faster then the back and the are wearing even across the front two tires.
as if it will fall apart, very frightening. Does anyone know the approximate cost to fix this? (I live in Michigan btw) I just had to replace the alternator yesterday. Went to O' Reilly's to have them perform the test. He told me it was the battery not receiving enough juice from the alte...
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