Chevrolet Equinox Repair and Maintenance

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

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Chevrolet Equinox
$
1,081
to $
2,808
Chevrolet Equinox
$
548
to $
1,168
Chevrolet Equinox
$
588
to $
1,337
Chevrolet Equinox
$
623
to $
1,197
Chevrolet Equinox
$
83
to $
206

Chevrolet Equinox Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

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

water leak

Water leaking in passenger side on floor when air conditioner is running.

AC 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.

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Chevrolet Equinox Questions

I have a high pitched sound that developes when the car is driven. No one knows (2 answers)

The serpentine belt was changed, new brakes and new front barring. Can't find the source of the noise.

When stopping completely sometimes car will vibrate then cut off (1 answer)

Been in shop three times first they said it was the cams then they said I needed a timing chain after spending over 2,200 hundred dollars still not fixed

Why do the cabin lights stay lit when I am driving? (1 answer)

Cabin lights (front top and rear compartment) stay lit when the car is in motion. The lights eventually go out after I exit the car and the alarm is set.

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Chevrolet Equinox Recalls

Windshield Wipers Stop Working

The windshield wiper module ball joints may corrode and wear over time, resulting in the wipers failing to operate. Dealers will make repairs (the repair procedure is not available as of the time of this writing) free of charge to resolve the concern.

Ignition Key May Be Removed Without Transmission Lever Shifted To Park

The ignition key may be able to be removed from the ignition switch without having the transmission shift lever securely in the park position. This could allow the vehicle to roll unexpectedly. Dealers will inspect and if necessary replace the key cylinder lock housing free of charge to resolve the concern.

Tire Placard Has Improper Tire Pressure And Tire Size Information Listed

The tire placard may list the improper tire size and inflation pressure. Dealers will inspect and replace affected certification labels free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

Had to replace wheel sensor for stabiltrack at 3000 miles not covered under warranty! &725.32 and same problem showed up at 40000 miles, not replacing this time!!!! $10.00 Quart of oil every 1000 miles, Chevy replaced 1 (ONE) piston, gasket and timing chain! Runs worse then before, idles at 500 rpm and has no get up and go,,, funny still has the same problem! I will NEVER buy another...
At around 40,000 miles everything started falling apart. Moisture accumulated in the headlamp area, causing me to have to replace the bulbs every year. Have to replace at dealer because entire grill has to come off to replace. Cost of approx. $75.00 per bulb. Mirror covers on both visors broke off within the first couple of years (I do not have any small children, broke just by opening them...
Bought new in June 2010. I have the 2.4 engine. At 29000 the motor was replaced under warranty. Since then I have had to replace a wheel bearing , and the heat blender actuator. The rear window defroster works when it wants to. The resonator has also rusted out and the driver side doors are starting to rusting at the bottom seams. I live in northern Ohio. I have not had a car rust this fast sin...

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