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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Equinox
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2012 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2012 GMC Terrain: Which One Should I Buy?
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My car was working perfectly the today I was stopped at a light when it turned gree I pressed the gas and it did not. I turned off
The clues to what that was all about are within the trouble code(s) that were stored when the check engine light illuminated. Those codes, which can be downloaded, are not themselves a diagnostic or pinpoint identification of the failed or...
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How many o2 sensors on a 2013 Chevy equinox?
Your vehicle has two oxygen sensors. One is located before the catalytic converter and one is located just after the catalytic converter. As you may know the oxygen sensors which are part of your emissions system read exhaust gases to...
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My car will accelerate but won't drive or go in reverse. I also have an antifreeze leak as well. Does this automatically mean I ne
You should have it checked at least since it can be a bad shift cable or a bad transmission or low on fluid can all cause it not to go into gear.
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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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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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06 Chevy equinox decreased power light and traction control light on
It is possible that you could be having an issue with your throttle body or throttle position sensor. Many traction control systems use the throttle body to reduce engine RPM in the event of slippage. I would recommend having your...
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Put 2015 chevy into to drive too quick and it stalls out in reverse also then check engine light comes on. Is it going I to safe
Even though the light is not on the codes will be stored for the mechanic to see what is happening in the transmission. You may have a problem with a shift solenoid in the valve body.
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Problems after transmission put in
Check to see if there is warranty coverage on the work that was performed. It is not clear if the issue is the engine jerking or the transmission jerking, or both. The noise, of course, is a clear indication of...
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Overheating issue brought into dealer want to take apart engine to check head gasket
If the dealer is stating to you that the engine is no longer overheating, and that there are no combustion gases in the coolant, it is not clear what the problem is that they are trying to resolve by taking...
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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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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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My fan started running on my car oddly enough and usually when that happens I need antifreeze I put some this morning before headi
The fan will run excessively if the engine is too hot. If you are frequently adding antifreeze (more than 3-4 times per year on your model) there is a leak but leaks can be either a cause or a consequence...

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