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Suzuki Equator Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 5 Suzuki Equator recalls between 2009 and 2012. Learn if your Suzuki Equator is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 19, 2012

25 two wheel drive Equator models are being recalled because one or both front wheel hub assemblies may wear prematurely.

Suzuki dealers will repair all affected vehicles prior to sale. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this recall, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 19, 2011

An engine oil leak may develop from the area of the engine oil cooler and oil filter. This could result in a loss of engine oil pressure and severe engine damage.

Suzuki will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning January 19, 2012. If you are experiencing an engine oil leak, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 24, 2010
RepairPal Expert Overview on June 1, 2010

The part of the front suspension that helps connect the wheel to the frame is called the lower control link. The lower control link has a weld that may crack, which may cause handling issues and loss of vehicle control.

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; the lower control link weld could fracture without warning. Please contact your Suzuki dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 23, 2010

Steering column and passenger air bag fasteners may not have been tightened correctly. The steering column may become loose, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, the passenger air bag may not deploy as designed.

We at RepairPal have designated this as a low priority recall. The manufacturer has indicated that all the affected vehicles have been repaired. If you would like more information, please contact your Susuki dealer. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.