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2008 Chevrolet Equinox Repair Histories

44 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2008 Chevrolet Equinox. 13 of these members (29.5%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 37 repairs to 2008 Chevrolet Equinoxes--an average of 0.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2008 Chevrolet Equinox repairs by problem area

Chart based on 37 repairs.

2008 Chevrolet Equinox repair cost distribution

Chart based on 12 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2008 Chevrolet Equinox

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Chevrolet Equinox in Indiana, United States
Apr 2011 - May 2011
90000 mi US $800 Back wheel bearings had to be replaced. 

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2008 Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Chevrolet Equinox in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2013 - Mar 2014
111700 mi US $570 Wheel bearing I originally wanted to replace both front wheel bearings. This was the second one. 
126000   New spark plugs and wires were put in. 
Chevrolet Equinox in North Carolina, United States
Apr 2013 - Dec 2014
93000 mi   power steering stopped working 
103700   Vehicle warning Engine hot came on - towed to dealer where it was determined the thermostat needed to be replaced. 
Chevrolet Equinox in Illinois, United States
Dec 2010 - Mar 2015
40000 mi US $174 Replaced alternator with a rebuilt alternator. Factory alternator developed a bearing whine. 
48000   Replaced passenger presence airbag sensor. 
50000   Replaced left front and right front wheel bearing and hub assemblies. 

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2008 Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Chevrolet Equinox in Wisconsin, United States
Apr 2012 - Jun 2013
133000 mi US $70 First Entry; replaced spark plugs at 110,000 miles for the first time. Still have to do the wires 
Chevrolet Equinox in Minnesota, United States
Feb 2012 - Mar 2012
75000 mi US $150 Evaporative emissions vent was stuck closed, as a result I could not pump gas. Mechanic replaced and problem was solved. Spark plug wires needed replacing 
Chevrolet Equinox in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2008 - Mar 2015
  Noise/looseness in steering column. TSB 08-02-35-003 
29188 mi   Front output shaft seal replaced. 
42915   Ticking noise from engine. Replaced both cylinder heads and all exhaust valves. Problem described in TSB:08-06-01-022 Service performed under warranty. 
44722 C $254 A/C initially running very cold ending with suspected evaporator freeze up and reduced A/C cooling. System purged and refilled with R134a refrigerant. Fixed problem. 
51460   Owner noticed increased coolant level in surge tank which remained high after engine cooled. Mechanic performed some tests and decided thermostat was sticking and replaced it under warranty. 
60720   New EGR valve/gasket. Symptom showed as "Stabiltrack Disabled" and "Service Stabiltrack" with a pending or actual DTC code P0404(EGR circuit range/performance) Mechanic explained EGR fault causes the Stabiltrack problem also. Passenger seat air bag sensor functioning incorrectly. Shop offered to search for a used one to save me money. Passenger seat airbag activation sensor not functioning correctly. Replaced with seat assembly obtained from used auto parts seller. 
Chevrolet Equinox in Connecticut, United States
May 2011 - Mar 2013
41000 mi US $500 ABS light was on, service stabilitrak, all wheel drive off and traction control problems indicated on instrument panel. Left rear wheel speed sensor was replaced and battery replaced. Codes cleared. No further problems as of right now. 
Chevrolet Equinox in Yukon Territory, Canada
Jan 2011 - Sep 2012
71920 mi C $302 This is the second fuel pump they have installed since January 2011; Now my fuel comsumption is increased; last fall they replace the cateletic convertor; I think I bought a lemon. 
Chevrolet Equinox in New Jersey, United States
Apr 2011 - May 2015
63000 mi US $400 Misfire, when vehicle under a light load 
78000   ECM Valve replaced 
82000   Brakes pulsed when stopping at high speeds. Rotors needed to be replaced and new pads 
93000   Failure of the wire set, need removalrnAnd replacement 

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