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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
35,210 miles

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2013 Chevrolet Equinox Owner Comments (Page 2 of 4)

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problem #54

Dec 042016

Equinox

  • 72,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

I was driving in snow conditions, turned my wiper blades on, they went to the left and would no longer work. I had to get out of my vehicle and put the blades down. Thank god I wasn't far from home. Barely could see to drive home.

- Alsip, IL, USA

problem #53

Jun 102016

Equinox

  • 38,000 miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving approximately 25 mph, the windshield wipers failed to operate. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the windshield wiper motor failed and needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The failure mileage was 38,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Alton, IL, USA

problem #52

Sep 012016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility); however, the part to do the repair was not yet available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Bartlett, IL, USA

problem #51

Sep 012016

Equinox

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received a recall notification pertaining to the windshield wipers. The contact took the vehicle to a dealer; however, the parts for the repair were unavailable. The NHTSA campaign number was unknown. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Duluth, GA, USA

problem #50

Sep 022016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility). The part to do the repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Dekald, IL, USA

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problem #49

Nov 282016

Equinox

  • 108,000 miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving at an unknown speed, the windshield wipers failed to operate. The vehicle was towed to a dealer where the contact was informed of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility). The part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made of aware of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 108,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Dayton, OH, USA

problem #48

Sep 082016

Equinox

  • 44,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact stated that the rear windshield wipers made an abnormal noise. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility); however, the parts to do the repair were unavailable. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified. The failure mileage was approximately 44,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Stark, NH, USA

problem #47

Aug 152016

Equinox

  • 38,500 miles
In the middle of rain storm...windshield wipers did not work. Thankfully, made it home. Next day.. replaced ball joints in wiper at chevey dealer in tiffin, Ohio. Paid $350 this happened in August.heard about defect on nightly news. Received recall letter in Sept. 2016. Stated would receive another letter. Never did. Contacted Chevy dealer in tiffin, Ohio, they have no feed back. I checked safercar.gov today. Stated no remedy issued. I would really appreciate my $350 back.

- Tiffin, OH, USA

problem #46

Nov 162016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility); however, the part for the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Ocean Springs, MS, USA

problem #45

Sep 012016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received a recall notice for NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility). The contact stated that the parts needed for the recall remedy were still not available and the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Bowling Green, MO, USA

problem #44

Aug 252016

Equinox

  • 53,960 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

While driving my wipers just stopped on route 8 in kent Ohio at about 6;30 in the evening while raining, I went to the dealer the next afternoon and spent $370 on a windshield wiper transmission motor and I ask if there was a recall and phil watts said no then the next day see a recall on tv, internet and called dealer and got the run around I have driven GM cars my whole life maybe it is time for a change for a more dependable car.

- Cleveland, OH, USA

problem #43

Nov 012016

Equinox

  • 42,000 miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact stated that the recall notice for NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility) was received in August. After contacting the dealer and the manufacturer on multiple occasions, the contact was informed that the parts needed to repair the vehicle were still not available and no estimated time for receiving the parts could be given. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Indianapolis, IN, USA

problem #42

Aug 192016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility). The parts to do the repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Missoula, MT, USA

problem #41

Nov 022016

Equinox

  • 93,839 miles
"takata recall" as I was driving on the highway on 11/2/2016 my windshield wipers completed stop working. Its a recall on my ball joints in the windshield wiper modules(recall number 25302).as stated by the customer assistance center, there nothing that can be done because they just don't have the parts to fix my car. I personal think something can be done in the matter of my family safety. I feel like nothing have been resolve in this matter and would like further assistance.

- Indianapolis, IN, USA

problem #40

Aug 192016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact stated that the windshield wipers failed to function. The dealer replaced the parts twice and the contact later received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility) months later. The dealer was unable to determine when the parts would be available. The manufacturer was notified. The failure mileage was not available. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Roslinedale, MA, USA

problem #39

Aug 012016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving in the rain, the windshield wipers failed to function properly. The vehicle was notified of the failure. The dealer stated that there was no recall to address the repair and replaced the wiper transmission. The contact later received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility). The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The failure mileage was unknown. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Cleveland, OH, USA

problem #38

Oct 062016

Equinox

  • 51,000 miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving approximately 40 mph in the rain, the windshield wipers stopped working. The vehicle was pulled to the side of the road and was slowly driven home. There were no warning indicators illuminated. The same day, the contact received an advanced notice of an upcoming recall from the manufacturer. The vehicle was taken to a local dealer. The contact was informed that it was a known issue, but there was no remedy at the moment. The failure recurred. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure and stated that it was a known issue and referred the contact back to the local dealer. The failure was not remedied. The failure mileage was 51,000. The VIN was not provided.

- Methuen, MA, USA

problem #37

Oct 152016

Equinox

  • 51,000 miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. While driving approximately 45 mph in the rain, the windshield wipers stopped operating and would not turn back on. The cause of the failure was not diagnosed. The vehicle was not repaired. A recall notice for NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility) was later received; however, the parts needed to remedy the failure were not yet available. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 51,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Andover, IN, USA

problem #36

Oct 212016

Equinox

  • 78,000 miles
While driving in heavy rain in freeway traffic at approximately 60mph with flow of traffic, front wiper blades stopped moving. Managed to move vehicle to safety and discovered wipers still moved freely but wiper motor would not move wiper arms. Notified of recall previous week, however dealer notification indicated parts were not available.

- Troy, NY, USA

problem #35

Sep 012016

Equinox

  • miles
The contact owns a 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V582000 (visibility); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Milwaukee, WI, USA

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