The 1st generation of the Equinox has a cumulative PainRank™ of 35.68. That can be compared against other Chevrolet generations. Shopping for a Chevrolet? You should avoid this generation like the plague that it is.
Owners of the 2005–2009 Equinox model years have sent in 996 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the hvac (23%) followed by the engine (21%) and the interior (14%).