2005 Chevrolet Equinox Overview

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LS
Avg. Price: $6,694
LS AWD
Avg. Price: $7,275
LT
Avg. Price: $7,606
LT AWD
Avg. Price: $7,662

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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

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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

Antonio Torres
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Does Any Knows Of Any Good Well Know Fuel Additive To Add To My Tank, That ...

im sure dealer service would be recommended, but for me not right now...

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revder
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What Can I Do About My 2005 Equinox That Makes A Boing Sound (like A Spring...

This started about 4 weeks ago. As we slow down for a stop sign or traffic light eventually there is a boing sound with the brake pedal vibrating as if the ABS is engaging but the ABS light has lighte...

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nahanson22
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Is The Chevy Equinox All Wheel Drive Automatic Or Do You Have To Turn It On...

867 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)
tracy31503
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What Causes It To Squeal While Backing Up And Im Not Touching The Brakes.

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Timothy Tengs Hopkins
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What Do It Mean When My Battery Light On An My Alternator An My Battery Goo...

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