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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Equinox
The 2012 Chevrolet Equinox stands out in the small SUV class for its affordable price, its high-powered engine, and its plethora of features. While the Honda CR-V has led this class for years,...
2012 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2012 GMC Terrain: Which One Should I Buy?
The mid-size crossover SUV category offers the comfort and size of an SUV, but on the platform of a car, giving it the look and feel of a large hatchback. The unibody construction typical of passenger vehicles is...

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on my 2012 Equinox my door locks inside the car will not unlock the doors anymore but they will unlock with the keyfob
The contacts in the unlock button(s) may be worn to the point where there are not working. The reason the doors unlock with the key FOB is the FOB activates the circuit without relying on those contacts. To obtain a...
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Transmission shakes in reverse a little bit and you have to roll the engine for the go backwards
This kind of issue could be due to a fault in the valve body, the manual valve, a transmission band or clutch, or other hydraulic transmission component. Initially, you should check the fluid level and condition. If you want a...
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How long does Bars Head Gasket sealer last for ?
The BARS head gasket cooling system sealer is one of the best on the market. It does not always seal all the leaks but in your case it may. I have seen it last a day and other times a...
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Hello I have a 2011 chevy equinox that only turns on when we disconnect the high pressure fuel pump located in the front by engine
I would recommend having a car will not turn over inspection performed by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done at your home or office.
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timing shaft causing power reduce in engine
Hi there. Since the Reduced Power light can trigger for a number of different reasons, tracking down the exact cause is extremely important, if the vehicle is not properly diagnosed and repaired, the Reduced Power light will trigger again, putting...
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2012 Chevy Equinox brakes pedal goes to floor then works tightly
The master cylinder not holding or getting pressure the first time is a bad residual valve built into the master cylinder. You will need to replace the master cylinder and bleed the system air out.
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overheating engine
You have a blown headgasket and the coolant is getting in to engine cylinders and into the lower part of the engine. You will need heads removed and get them checked for cracks and warpage. If you have excessive coolant...
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We have a 2006 chevy equinox. The ac doesnt always blow cold. When driving down the road it blows cold. When stop it doesnt
Hi there. When you're driving, air from the outside blows on the AC condenser, cooling it down and helping to produce cooler air. During idle, this doesn't occur, so it's likely that either there is excessive debris clogging the AC...
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2012 Chevy Equinox 65,000 miles has a starting issue
It sounds like you may have a problem with your security system in your vehicle that may be prohibiting the vehicle to start. This may range from a faulty security system to a bad sensor or a number of other...
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Cant keep coolant in tank no leak on ground no coolant in oil overheating hest blows cold changed t stat and cts multiple misfire
Hi Cassie. Thanks for submitting your question tonight. Unfortunately, white smoke coming from the exhaust is typically caused by coolant that has entered the combustion chamber. After an engine has overheated, it's usually caused by a damaged head gasket. It...
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I have a 08 Chevy Equinox and 2 weeks ago I was driving and the traction control indicator light came on and suddenly all my clust
This problem is due to electrical connections on one or more computers in the vehicle. Try to disconnect and reconnect all the ECU,s one at a time and inspect the connectors for loose or corroded connections. The connections are known...
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High beams light comes on without me turning it on, and kiled my battery
Hi D.J. In most cases, when this occurs, it's due to a broken headlight switch (specifically the switch that activates the high beams). What occurs typically is that an electrical short exists, and supplies the headlights with constant power. The...
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I'm having transmission problems with my 2011 Chevy Equinox. When I turn the car on the odometer starts at a 2.
The slow acceleration that you are describing could be engine or transmission related. If the vehicle is not shifting at the correct shift points, and consequently engine RPM's go way up (to 4,000-5,000 RPM) as it is stuck in a...
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Went to get car diagnose at autozone and the codes read intake camshaft position timing and intake camshaft position actuator. Wha
Hi Ivy. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The two items you've mentioned - (the intake camshaft position timing and intake camshaft position actuator) are responsible for monitoring and adjusting ignition timing so that each cylinder fires when it is supposed...
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Hi, i have a 2011 2.4l Chevy Eqinox with 109,000 miles my car started driving sluggish i pulled over on the side of the road turn
Hi Love. Thanks for contacting us today. On many modern cars, trucks and SUV, there is a reduced power warning light that illuminates typically when the symptoms you are describing occur. If this warning light did not illuminate on your...
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Stabilitrac light
It sounds like you are referring to the Stabilitrac light in your vehicle, which is a part of the traction control system. The traction control system monitors the steering and stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction...
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Secondary air system
Hi Bobby. Thanks for contacting us today. It would be a bit more helpful if you could provide us with the codes that were displayed during the vehicle inspection test, as that would provide us a starting point to help...
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Car starting issues
There are a number of things that may contribute to hard starting. Things like low fuel pressure, fouled spark plugs, contaminated fuel, a clogged fuel filter or a bad fuel pump are some of the things related to fueling issues...

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