Chevy Equinox: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

If your Chevy Equinox’s steering wheel is hard to turn, it’s almost always going to be caused by an issue with the power steering system. The power steering system is responsible for taking energy from the engine, converting it to hydraulic pressure, and using that pressure to decrease the amount of force that you need … Read moreChevy Equinox: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

Chevy Equinox:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the Chevy Equinox) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Equinox’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreChevy Equinox:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

Chevy Equinox Battery Draining Diagnosis

  If your Chevy Equinox’s battery is draining, it’s something that’ll need addressing right away.  If it is draining while your Equinox is off, it’s usually caused by something that is drawing current that shouldn’t be.  If the battery is draining while you’re driving, that is probably going to be the alternator or battery.  There … Read moreChevy Equinox Battery Draining Diagnosis