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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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Hi I need to find an Acc switched wire in an Chevy Equinox 2006. Thank for helping
Hi there. Unfortunately, we do not offer aftermarket component installation or repairs services, so we can't really help you here. The best way to determine which ACC switch is best to use is to contact a Chevrolet dealership to ask...
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How do I adjust my 2015 Equinox steering wheel? My leg touches it every time I want to put leg on brakes. I believe I have in high
Hi there. Your steering wheel adjusts so that it can be in the ideal position for you while driving. Adjusting the steering wheel only takes a few seconds: 1. Locate the steering wheel lever, which is to the left of...
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Gasket needs replaced. On top of engine of 06 Chevy Equinox. Is this very much to replace?
Hi Jordan, Depending on which gasket you are referring to, this could be an expensive repair or it may not be quite as expensive. Certain gasket repairs such as replacing a cylinder head gasket can be a bit more expensive...
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Brake rotors
Hi There, It sounds like you may have some warped brake rotors that may be causing the vibration and excessive heat to be generated by the calipers when you use the brakes. When you press on your brake pedal, this...
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Is buying this car for $6200 a good buy?
The mileage is not excessive. If the engine was maintained as required, and the car was not abused, you could get another 100,000 miles out of it if you take care of it. The price is in an acceptable range...
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Reduced engine power light came on when cranking vehicle and had trouble starting, but went off as soon as it cranked.
Hi There, This light will generally come on when a fault has been detected by the computer resulting in the check engine light to come on. The check engine light may come on for many different reasons such as low...
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Engine light & engine power reduced
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle's warning light needs to be scanned so we can figure out what component may be causing the issue. Use the codes available to direct you to a probable component. If your codes...
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Just replaced timing chain and see it is a common issue with this model. Should I keep or trade the car? Do you see this a lot?
The timing chains are tightened up by the timing tensioner and rides along the timing guides. At around 50K miles, the timing chain tensioner tends to stop working. The tensioner is hydraulically operated. To prolong the timing chain and keep...
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Hello, I need to get an idea of what a good price would be to replace my Front Brake Rotor and shocks on a 2008 Chevy Equinox 3.4L
Hi there. If you'd like to receive a quote for the brake rotors being replaced, please click this link and submit a quote request. This will put you in direct contact with our sales team and you can customize a...
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My brake lights and dash brake light come on while driving.
These types of warning lights will generally store a fault code in one or more of the vehicles control modules. The warning lights you are getting may be the result of a faulted brake pedal position sensor or wheel speed...
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Had oil changed, filter was not put in correctly and now have a p0014 code.
Hi there. This article on what the P-0014 OBD-II trouble code is, what causes it and how it is resolved might shed some light on this issue. The only item that may have caused damage to this sensor would be...
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When I come to a slow stop, my car starts rocking back and forth.
Typically this type of concern would come from bad misfires as the engine and transmission internals are likely the only parts of the vehicle in motion while you are stopped. Misfires would normally cause a check engine light so you...
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Hi i got a question regarding my 05 Chevy Equniox. Coolant will disapeer and reappear at times but tempature will get in the red
Hi there. There are a few possible explanations for this issue. First, if you are using a higher concentration of coolant than the recommended 50/50% ratio of coolant to distilled water, it is possible that the overflow is due to...
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I have a 2011 Equinox the gas light came on and right after reduce engine light came on. Could this be because the gas is low?
Yes, it is possible for the Reduced Power Warning Light to turn on if the fuel level is so low that normal fuel delivery is interrupted. Low fuel delivery can cause misfiring, oxygen sensors will report out of range readings,...
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im getting error codes P0121, P0700, P1516, P2135 when scanned on my 2007 chevy equinox. Randomly loosing engine power due to sta
Let me start with the fault codes. P0121 - Throttle Position Sensor Circuit. P0700 - Transmission Control System Malfunction. P1516 - Throttle Actuator Control. P2135 - Throttle Position Sensor Circuit. The fact that there is only 1 transmission code and...
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Transmission.
In this situation, I would have the transmission fluid level and condition checked first. Your symptoms sound like the fluid level may be low and once the fluid starts to circulate through the transmission, there isn’t enough for the hydraulics...
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MY car will not move after running for a mew minutes, engine just revs.
In this situation, I would have the transmission fluid level and condition checked first. Your symptoms sound like the fluid level may be low and once the fluid starts to circulate through the transmission, there isn't enough for the hydraulics...
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My check engine light just started turning on when I accelerate. When the car is at a stand still or parked the light is off. I ha
A vehicle's check engine light illuminates whenever there is a malfunction. The first thing you should do is use a code scanner to download, from the OBD-II system, any trouble codes that have stored along with freeze frame data. Without...
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Do you have to replace the catalytic converter when replacing a cracked exhaust manifold?
Hi there. Although they are connected together, they are separate components that are typically sold and installed individually. Although it's always a good idea to replace the catalytic converter the same time. If the exhaust manifold is cracked, I would...
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I have a. 2006 chevy equinox. I have bleed the coolant systems but i stil hear water coming from the dashboard
Hi there. One item that is often overlooked is the heater core. The coolant flows from the engine, through the heater core to supply heat for the heating system. It is possible that the heater core is blocked with debris;...

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