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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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Driving radio went off came back on, radio stayed on after removing key turned the power off now car won’t start
This problem sounds like you have electrical connection issues with the body control or engine control modules. You should first have computer system scanned for codes and then have connections disconnected from control modules and checked for connection issues and...
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Transmission
This may be a result of low transmission fluid or potentially a faulty transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors such...
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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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Check engine light came on and service stabilitrack came on in my 2014 chevy equinox are they related
Possibly, but the only way to know for sure is to download all the trouble codes and evaluate, in total, what is being reported. Also, a final "answer" might depend on what an actual diagnostic and repair reveals. Often faults...
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I have a 2005 Chevy Equinox and yesterday leaving work when I started my car none of my gages work, the airbag light is on, my rad
Given the number of electrical items (the dash gauges) that are not functioning, there is possibly a common wiring or device (relay for instance) failure. Basically, to diagnose something like this you power the circuit "on" and then with the...
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Car hard to get from 30 mph but after 40 is good.
Gas has a relatively limited shelf life and thus the fuel you added may have gone bad, that is the volatiles (the combustible components) had evaporated and there were some gummy solids due to fuel oxidizing. If the gas is...
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Ebrake light and dinging after alternator change
I would suggest having the alternator checked to determine if it is receiving the proper amount of voltage from something called the voltage regulator. The voltage regulator regulates the charging voltage that the alternator produces, keeping it between 13.5 and...
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How long can Chevrolet Equinox 2008 transmission last? What's max.year of durability& what could be the issue of it's breakage?
There is no set life span for the transmission. I have seen many go beyond 200,000 miles and not have an issue and others breakdown after the first week of ownership. The key is to follow the service manual for...
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My abs light is on and car hard to stop sometimes
If you have an ABS light on then your braking system will work like brakes without ABS and your stopping distance in wet slippery weather will be increased due to ABS not working. I suggest you have the ABS system...
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car will get stuck in 1st gear and will not go in to 2nd until i pull over and let it sit. happens like once a month.
It sounds like you are describing a slipping transmission. A slipping transmission can be caused by a low fluid level or an issue within the transmission. I would start by checking the fluid level of your transmission to make sure...
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The Reduce Engine Speed/ Service Stability comes on in my car. We had it scanned and they said it was the THROTTLE/PEDAL POSITION
It sounds like the code may not have been properly cleared or potentially, there may be some wiring issues with the wires running to the throttle position sensor. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location...
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I put gas in my chevy equinox 2013, i drove approximately 5miles and i saw ENGINE POWER REDUCED sign on the dashboard. I was in th
Hi Juliet. Thanks for contacting us today. The reduced power light usually indicates a rather major system failure, ranging from a damaged throttle body, engine control unit, or throttle position sensor. It's also common for bad O2 sensors to trigger...
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I had my transmission changed january this year and now i m having engine power reduced problems, could that be the reason?
Typically, the reduced power mode is triggered when there is an issue related to the transmission. There are a number of things that may cause and if the transmission was recently replaced, this may also have something to do with...
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Can p0717 trigger p0700 on 2006 Equinox?
Both the codes P0700 and P0717 are to the transmission input shaft speed sensor and most likely are related codes. You should have transmission input speed sensor replaced and codes cleared and then see if any codes or problems return....
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My roof leaks when it rain on the passenger side door how to fix myself
Water leaks can be difficult to locate and fix on some of the leaks. Inspect the door seal first for damage and replace if bad. If you need assistance to locate the leak you can have a mechanic like one...
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My car won't go into park or any gears and I think my wheel bearing went out will this cause this to happen
Failed wheel bearings will cause a lot of noise. You also might be able to detect "roughness" if you turn the wheel/tire by hand if the car is on a lift. However, wheel bearing failure will not cause difficulties in...
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code P0420 on my 2012 Chevy Equinox 2.4L O2 sensors
The code P0420 for your 2.4 L engine is for the after the catalyst O2 sensor. Your vehicle has only two O2 sensors. One is in manifold before the catalyst and the other is after the catalyst. The code can...
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My Tire pressure light came on this morning, then my check engine light came on after. Now my tires stall on a hill. Any advice?
Check your tire pressure as low tire pressure will cause the warning light to illuminate. Using a tire pressure gauge, if you do find low pressure in one or more tires, add air but you should also consider the possibility...
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I have a 2011 Chevy Equinox with 150,000 miles on it. The check engine light and Service engine soon light both came on. I brought
There is only one oil control solenoid, per camshaft, in the variable valve timing (VVT) system. If both mechanics are referring to a solenoid or solenoids in the VVT system, then they are necessarily referring to the identical part. If...

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