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2005 Chevrolet Equinox Overview

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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Car Rolls In Park And Stopped Accelerating Randomly.

I took my car to a shop to get the complete strut assembly fixed on both sides. I bought the parts on amazon and had them replace the parts. I picked up my car after the repair and took it home. W...


Where To Add Transmission Fluid

can't find where to add transmission fluid


Why Does Brake Pedal Go To The Floor?

I have replaced both calipers,pads,brake line and the master cylinder. I have bleed them and the pedal keeps going to the floor.

Tire Size Compatability

I want to put 235/75/R15s on my Equinox. I have 235/60/R17s on it now. Will this change work?

I Purchased A Car From AutoLand Mark , I Found The Dealership From Your Sit...

I purchased a car from AutoLand Mark , I found the dealership from your site. The car posted was not available, and I have purchased a car with issues the dealership claimed they repaired, and 6 mo...