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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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2011 Chevy Equinox starts vibrating and sounding old. The car slows a lot, and I pull off the road when the following messages pop
Hi there. Typically creaking noises from the suspension are caused by shocks, struts or bushings that are wearing out and need to be replaced. The service lights you listed are typically caused by sensors that are faulty or the components...
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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 to fix reduced engine power light and tc light is on i cant step on the gas like the car wont move
Anytime your vehicle goes into reduced power failure mode it is caused by a signal from a sensor is not correct and the engine computer sees a major problem that may be unsafe since it cannot see or operate the...
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Rebuilt engine, oil light on, stalling, traction control
Hi there. One of the biggest issues that car owners experience after having an engine replaced are symptoms like you describe. In most cases, the issue is that the ECU was not correctly reprogrammed by a dealership and thus, is...
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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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Check engine light
Hi There, Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad...
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Car shuts off after shakea when idling and also when reversing. What could be the problem?
If the check engine light is on indicating that the O2 senor needs to be replaced, this could explain the shaking and stalling depending on the functionality of the O2 sensor. As you may know the oxygen sensors which are...
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leak on passenger side when it rains 2008 chevy equinox. cleaned out sunroof tracks. still leaks
A possibility is the front ventilation system, at the windshield cowl area. There are quite a few passageways there and there is a rainwater diverter. So, that area should be checked. If you request a vehicle leak diagnostic the responding...
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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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Overheating and heater not working
The lack of heat being generated by your system may indicate a clogged heater core. The [heater core]((https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/heater-is-not-working-inspection) is a small radiator like unit that circulates the hot coolant from the engine through the heater core which then uses this...
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It seems my timing tensioner needs replacement. It wanted to confirm
The noise can be isolated to the serpentine belt circuit (versus other sources) by just disconnecting the drive belt and BRIEFLY running the engine. If the noise disappears, then the issue is obviously a rotating element in the circuit and/or...
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My security light is on and my 2005 Chevy equinox will not start..what's going on
Check to see if your battery voltage is low, that is below 12.6 volts. If the battery is discharged or faulty, the immobilizer system might set. If battery voltage is normal and you suspect the immobilizer system is on, to...
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I have a 2012 equinox and it is rattling upon acceleration and kind of rough idleing when stopped
In practice, oil consumption varies quite a bit, so much so that there is no agreement on what is excessive. As a "general" rule though, if an engine uses a quart of oil or more in 1,500 miles, that's excessive....
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As you can see by my question below, I didn't get an answer. My vehicle is a 2016 Chevy Equinox. OnStar, the dealership and Chevr
Hi Sheryl. Sorry to hear you're having difficulty getting a good answer to this common problem. Although a mobile phone may connect to a bluetooth device, the device itself, in this case the OnStar program sometimes will not engage all...
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Battery saver system car won't turn and battery good and starter. Whole dash illuminates when I turn key though, no alter
Have the battery load tested in case it was short circuited. Reverse polarity, at the battery, in a 12 volt electrical system on a car can cause a variety of effects including damaging the alternator, diodes and the numerous microprocessors...
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What does it mean when the service power steering check light comes on your 2013 Chevy Equinox?
Hi There, Depending on which model Equinox you have (2.4L or 3.0L), your car may have electric power steering (2.4L) or hydraulic power steering (3.0L). In either case, when this light comes on, the vehicle's computer is alerting you to...
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12 equinox 2.4 turns over a little bit when no start intermittently occurs 2nd try alwy works. replaced batt ,p062f ,p015a0
Code P062f relates to long-term ecm memory. If the battery and battery voltage are good, make sure the battery terminals and cables are clean and tight at all connections. The ecm may be sensing that voltage is incorrect. If the...
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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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