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What's Wrong with the Chevrolet Equinox?

The Chevrolet Equinox has a total of 1903 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (35%) followed by the hvac (15%) and the interior (10%).

You should avoid the 1st generation (2005–2009) because of its overall PainRank™ of 35.71.

How Equinox Generations Rank

Generation Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
3rd Gen Equinox 2018–2018 14 7.97
2nd Gen Equinox 2010–2017 899 33.04
1st Gen Equinox 2005–2009 990 35.71

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Trending Equinox Complaints

Let's take a look at complaints on the rise from Equinox owners over at

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Equinox Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on