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2005 Chevrolet Equinox Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 22 reviews
The 2005 Chevrolet Equinox was a brand-new midsize sport utility vehicle launched to replace the late and unlamented Tracker. Based on the Saturn Vue, the '05 Equinox is a Chevy re-engineering that features more sheet metal, a longer wheelbase, and an improved power steering system.
The longer wheelbase is key to the roomy interior of the '05 Chevy Equinox. Although there's only seating for five passengers, the headroom and legroom are generous, even by SUV standards. There's plenty of cargo space in the 2005 Equinox as well.
One of the challenges around marketing the '05 Chevrolet Equinox was its positioning within the SUV market spectrum. A bit larger than compact SUVs like the Vue (or the Honda Element or Toyota RAV4), it's on the small side when measured up against established midsized SUVs like the Nissan Pathfinder or Chevrolet's own TrailBlazer.
Still, the low sticker price and wealth of standard features drew buyers to the 2005 Chevy Equinox. Even with its somewhat less than oomphy engine (a 3.4-liter V6 with an output of 185 horsepower and 210 lb.-ft. of torque), the Equinox offers solid transportation at an affordable price. Fuel efficiency is pretty good for its class - 19 mpg city, 25 mpg highway are the EPA estimates.
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Chevrolet Equinox Questions
What Cause My 05 Equinox To Hesitate After It Warm Up?
run good until you drive about 5 to 8 miles the it start to hesitate. won't take the fuel. you let off of it and slowly give it gas it will go on. It is a V6 3.4
How To Program My Alarm Remote With Out Goin To A Dealer
What Causes It To Squeal While Backing Up And Im Not Touching The Brakes.
2005 Chevy Equinox With Water In The Oil For The Second Time. How Do I Finf...
changed the head gasket for the second time in two years. We put the engine back together and started it up no smoke. But the engine sounded reall rough. Started it back up the next day and white sm...