Common questions

How do you turn on all-wheel-drive in a Chevy Equinox?

How do you turn on all-wheel-drive in a Chevy Equinox?

How Do You Turn On All-Wheel-Drive In A Chevy Equinox? To engage the all-wheel-drive feature, simply press the ‘AWD’ button located near the shifter. Once engaged, a notification light will appear on the driver’s information display to let you know AWD is in action.

How good is the Chevy Equinox in snow?

The Chevrolet Equinox has decent ground clearance that enables it to handle a considerable amount of snow. With close to seven inches of ground clearance, the Equinox can drive in snow up to six inches. This means your Equinox can handle most of your snow driving needs.

Are there any problems with the Chevy Equinox?

See all problems of the 2006 Chevrolet Equinox . The contact owns a 2006 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving approximately 50 mph with the air conditioning unit on she could feel hot air blowing from the vents. Due to the loss of hot air the windshield began to fog and disrupt her visibility.

When did the Chevy Equinox SUV come out?

One of the most popular midsize SUVs since its introduction in 2005 is the Chevrolet Equinox. Seating for five, available all-wheel drive, and fuel efficiency have always been part of the mission for this model. Since its first generation, its been a solid performer.

How does the automatic transmission work on a Chevy Equinox?

The vehicle has an automatic transmission shift lock control system. You must fully apply the regular brake first and then press the shift lever button before shifting from P (Park) when the ignition key is in ON/RUN.

What kind of engine does a Chevy Equinox have?

There have been concerns with the engine on a Chevrolet Equinox throughout the years. Throughout the first and second generations, the Chevrolet Equinox engine choices included a 2.4-liter four-cylinder and a V6, and both have seen their fair share of complaints.

Is the 2006 Chevrolet Equinox a good car?

Apparently the oil pump went out. Not a long lasting kinda vehicle. Bought new in 2006, now approaching 110,000 miles, nothing major went wrong, one warranty repair on front wheel bearings. Great, comfortable ride on highway, huge legroom in the back seat, great utility for roadtrips or just ride to and from work.

Chevrolet Equinox owners have reported 28 problems related to engine shut off without warning (under the engine and engine cooling category). The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Chevrolet Equinox based on all problems reported for the Equinox.

When did the Chevy Equinox come out in Canada?

Chevrolet launched a brand-new midsize sport utility vehicle as an early 2005 model. The Canadian-built Equinox, which shares its architecture with the Saturn Vue, is Chevrolet’s first crossover SUV; it combines SUV styling with a car-based, unibody design.

What kind of engine does the Chevrolet Equinox have?

A 3.4-liter V-6 teams with a five-speed-automatic transmission and either front- or all-wheel drive. Electrically assisted rack-and-pinion steering is installed. A body-colored front fascia is installed on the LS edition for 2006, while the LT model gains body-colored mirrors.

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Ruth Doyle