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2006 Chevrolet Equinox Problems

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Most Common 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Problems

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...
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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0 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Brakes Problems

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Drive Train Problem

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...

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Electrical & Lights Problem

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.

2 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Engine Problems

Vehicles with certain V6 engines may illuminate the Check Engine Light one or more of the following codes: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, or P0391. Our technicians tell us that s...
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

3 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Exhaust & Emissions Problems

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The 2005-2009 Chevrolet Equinox has known issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illumination o...

2 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

The AC system may not blow cold at times. In many cases, replacement of the AC compressor has corrected this issue.
Our technicians recommend replacing the engine coolant every 30,000 miles in order to help prolong the life of the various cooling system components.

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Maintenance Problem

Contaminated brake fluid can cause problems in the brake system and it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.

0 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Suspension & Steering Problem

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

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Known 2006 Chevrolet Equinox Problems & Complaints

The AC system may not blow cold at times. In many cases, replacement of the AC compressor has corrected this issue.
The front lower control arm portion of the front suspension may cause a rattling noise over bumps and require replacement.
Vehicles with certain V6 engines may illuminate the Check Engine Light one or more of the following codes: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, or P0391. Our technicians tell us that s...
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...
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The 2005-2009 Chevrolet Equinox has known issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illumination o...
Our technicians recommend replacing the engine coolant every 30,000 miles in order to help prolong the life of the various cooling system components.
Contaminated brake fluid can cause problems in the brake system and it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
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.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
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