2005 Chevrolet Equinox Overview

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LS
Avg. Price: $6,756
LS AWD
Avg. Price: $7,241
LT
Avg. Price: $7,465
LT AWD
Avg. Price: $7,734

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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 22 reviews

Awesome Family Car by Thisonegirl30
 — I love everything about this car, except the repair bill, but that I think is partially fault to the dealership not catching these things prior to my purchase. It handles great in the snow, Gas mil... Read More
Roomy And Fast Awd - Great Suv For Any Weather by yz250chick
 — Decent gas mileage at 25 mpg. Handles like a dream. Low to the ground for great corning, you wouldn't know you're in a 4wd capable car. Fast and strong v6 coupled with a long-lasting durable 5 speed t... Read More
Overall I Like This Car. It Has Served Me Well In The Time I've Had It. by Twisted
 — This is a very smooth ride. Easy on the bumps, comfortable, and has a lot of leg room for your backseat passengers. I know quite a few people have had issues w/ this year Equinox. The only thing I've ... Read More

2005 Chevrolet Equinox Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 22 reviews

2005 Chevrolet Equinox

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

Leoma Strother
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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

35 views with 8 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Elan Adderley
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How To Program My Alarm Remote With Out Goin To A Dealer

15 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
tracy31503
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What Causes It To Squeal While Backing Up And Im Not Touching The Brakes.

27 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Jmac4181
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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...

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
cbiles28
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Why Don't My Equinoxe Start And Stay On?

8 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)