2005 Chevrolet Equinox User Reviews

2005 Chevrolet Equinox Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 22 reviews

  • Performance:3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 / 5
  • Appearance:3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars3.9 out of 5 stars 3.9 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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"fuel economy" 9 reviews
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"space" 2 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"radius" 2 reviews

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Lynn writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LS AWD Review
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Sit up a little higher than a car

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the dog druell on the windows fron Hunter

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Buy Green Cars — It's a pretty green and a chevy. My step son is my warranty so I do not have to pay extra to buy the insurance. With kind of engine it has it heats up real fast in the winter and has a lot of get up and go.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Twisted writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LS AWD Review
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Nice ride, huge carrying capacity, AWD.

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Poor turning radius, poorly designed instrument placement

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Overall I Like This Car. It Has Served Me Well In The Time I've Had It. — 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 had to do to mine is regular maintenance.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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yz250chick writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LS AWD Review
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Strong motor, durable automatic transmission, side curtain air bags as well as front air bags, oil change service reminder, lots of modern gizmos. AWD. 4 wheel disc brakes. Sliding/reclining rear 60/40 bench seat. Quiet while driving.

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Cloth seats are hard to keep spotlessly clean - too light of a grey color for my liking. Wide turning radius. Rear headrests are obnoxiously large when backing up.

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Roomy And Fast Awd - Great Suv For Any Weather — 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 transmission. All the safety gizmos you can think of. No complaints, it's a wonderful car.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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C.c. writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LT Review
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Smooth ride

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none

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Great Sporty Suv! If Your Into Sports Cars Like Me And You Need Something Bigger, I Recomend This! — Runs smooth, looks great, very sporty for a suv crossover, good sound system. Gas mileage not so great because its a suv, i have a lt so it has everything, sun roof, everything power, and leather interior. mechanically sound. medium acceleration.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Thisonegirl30 writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LS AWD Review
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I Love this car with all my heart, it does great in the snow and on nasty roads, seats comfortably and the back is great for loading things and the seats fold down (including the passenger seat) to make more room for hauling things if needed.

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THE TRANSFER CASE!  Oh my god is that thing expensive to replace.

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Awesome Family Car — 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 mileage is awesome for it being an SUV and having the ability to stuff whatever I can into it is a huge plus.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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hat63 writes:
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great SUV

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small

hat63
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Chevy Suv — Great SUV for a small family. Needs more room or a 3rd row seating, would be great. great gas mileage and ride for the vehicle. would recommend it to anyone looking for a AWD small SUV. Love it on long trips.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Jason writes:
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Love the v6 engine, the interior is nice and roomy for our family

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Wish it got better gas mileage, but it is an SUV

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My Little Suv — We bought the Equinox used from a dealer in Ft. Worth, and it has been a good car for us. Has leather interior, DVD system, 6 disc CD changer, On-Star, XM satelite radio, and heated front seats. Its been a great addition to the family.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Brent writes:
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kinda fast and sporty for an suv, and the interior is spacious

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horrible turning radius

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Pretty Good — overall i like the car and would recomend it to anybody looking for a similar small suv.

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Antonio writes:
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Great reliable family vehicle, beat having a mini van.... any day...

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paint on dashboard scratches easily....

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The Grill On The Front Of This Truck, Can Be Intimadating... — i like the extra room my family has, and i like the all wheel drive, for the winter. Dislikes are when i go over bump, i hear a lot of rattles, had shocks check. And they are fine. Dislikes is the stupid water in my truck, major defect.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Missy writes:
2005 Chevrolet Equinox LS AWD Review
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It is sporty, good in the snow, all wheel drive, nitrogen filled tires

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It only has seating for 5

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I Love It — I like it because it is sporty...unlike my van

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2006 Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

Never Again By cab2635

This vehicle has not at all what I was hoping for when purchasing it. I believe that this one was in an accident and not registered on the CarFax. The wheel-bearings were the first to be replaced by t... Read More

Economical By Kansasnancyk

This vehicle runs quiet and smooth. It's sets high enough to see well in traffic. It had lots of room in the front seat, the back seat plus it can hold a lot of cargo. It is very economical. It gets 2... Read More

Read all 18 2006 Chevrolet Equinox reviews

2007 Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

Just Got It By lint2330

Love the looks of it. Love the instrument panel. Very roomy. only put 4 k on the car so I hope it last me a long time. The oil burning is internal there are no leaks no wet areas around the engine... Read More

Commuter Car With Space By fishal

This car has a strong engine and passes well. It has good gas milage for an SUV and rides like a car. No major mechanical issues in over 7 years of ownership. Good car for halling grocerys or just ... Read More

Read all 8 2007 Chevrolet Equinox reviews

2008 Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

A Great Ride By Anarchy32

This vehicle was a great vehicle. It ran great and drove smooth. It was very nice looking and clean. It was really roomy and comfortable to drive. There was a lot of storage space. Overall just a grea... Read More

Safe, Reliable Family Car. By Martha

This car is by far the best car I have ever owned. There was ample room in the back for groceries, the sun roof was nice during the warm weather. The back seat leans down for more room. It also moves... Read More

Read all 11 2008 Chevrolet Equinox reviews

2009 Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

Great Affordable Compact Suv By SavageBeast83

The 2009 Chevy Equinox is a great family vehicle to own, especially if you live in a suburban area and your normal routine commutes are within 25 miles or so. The fuel economy is fairly poor, therefo... Read More

Cute By hparker

easy to clean, kid friendly, safe, no blind spots, easy to drive, smooth ride, lots of space for a mid size SUV. 5 drink holders. Great for everyday adventures. Couple negitive things is Drivers side ... Read More

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2010 Chevrolet Equinox Reviews

I Love It By b_ill

over 112,000 miles still a great car, pioneer premium sound is great, michelins handle extremely well. my wife falls asleep on trips very comfortable ride. pioneer premium sound rocks with xm radio, l... Read More

Wife's Car. By VoltFan

Although popular, if we were to buy a SUV in the future, we would look to a different model. The mpgs weren't what were advertised, and the ride isn't enjoyable for passengers. Probably because of t... Read More

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