Q: My 2007 equinox wouldn't start. Bought new battery but still won't crack. Had codes P0899

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Equinox wouldn't start. Bought new battery. Still won't crank. Codes P0689 and P1682. Any ideas.

My car has 81000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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