My vehicle seats are comfortable and on cold mornings, I love the heated seats. Leg room in from seats is fine, but there is little to no room for extras such as purses, bags, etc. If someone is sitting in the passenger seat. I like the fuel economy feature, but when operating in the eco setting there seems to be slower engine performance. The backup camera in the rear-view mirror is small but adequate. The full screen dash cameras that have come out since are much easier to use. I have never had any problems with reliability. It starts first time, every time. The seats that lay down and provide extra storage accessed from the rear hatch is wonderful. I put an assembled bicycle I purchased for my granddaughter in the back with no problem, traveling in this is very convenient with only myself and one other person. With the rear seats laid down we have plenty room for all luggage and with the additional outlet we even have room to bring along a plugged in ac/dc refrigerator. I have a sunroof, but honestly rarely use it. Never when driving the car. Mostly when sitting in a park or other area having a cup of coffee, snack, etc.
Manufacturer used the wrong parts causing excessive oil usage which leads to a sudden shut down of the vehicle while driving. This can lead to massive car accidents & fatalities
If it wasn't for the excessive oil usage & problems caused by that, this car would be 5 stars. It's comfortable & has many features. The back seats fold down. It uses the cheaper E85 fuel, if you can find it. It has problems with excessive oil use. The car goes thru oil rapidly. This causes the vehicle to rock forward & back at stop lights. If you're too close, the car will smash into the car in front and or in back of it when you are stopped at a red light. After driving the car less than 4,000 miles, it suddenly shut down while accelerating onto the freeway. The speed was about 60mph & the vehicle suddenly shut down. There were no warning indicator lights, check engine light, or otherwise. The sudden shut down of the engine & electrical nearly caused several accidents that could have been fatal. I contacted GM, Chevy, Dept of Transportation, DMV, & the local news about this issue. Nobody dis anyth8ng. My car was in the shop for 3 months waiting for GM or Chevy to authorize the $4500 engine repair to rectify the problem, but nobody would accept responsibility. I have a car with a loan that i am afraid to drive or sell.
My vehicle has many benefits, but what I wish it had was automatic door opener.
Bought it new from dealership in 2013. Zero issues until CD got stuck in CD player. Had to have complete new stereo system installed which was covered by my extended warranty. Then while driving down turnpike at 80 mph, very hot summer day temps well about 100 degrees, a/c on full blast, radio and cruise control on. Everything shut down and I stalled. Happened 3 more times before I could get it to dealership and guess what?? They didn't find anything wrong with my vehicle. I'll never purchase another Chevy again. Had Equinox previously that ended up with mechanical issues.
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Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
Air bags, dual-stage frontal and side-impact, driver and right-front passenger and head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes, Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, First Assist, Injury Severity Predictor, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Stolen Vehicle Slowdown, Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with OnStar eNav, OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands Free Calling and available OnStar RemoteLink mobile app. (Requires (U2K) SiriusXM Satellite Radio. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.) *
Tire Pressure Monitor System air pressure sensors in each tire, pressure display in Driver Information Center *
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