What Are Some Known Issues With the 2014 Chevrolet Equinox?

The most common issues reported by owners of the 2014 Chevrolet Equinox SUV are minor problems with the interior accessories of the vehicle, as reported by car repair statistics site CarComplaints.com. No major model-wide problems have been identified, though technical service bulletins regarding possible power steering issues have been issued.

As of June 2015, the most commonly reported interior accessories problem with the 2014 Chevrolet Equinox is a missing cargo cover panel. However, the cargo panel cover was considered an optional extra on the 2014 Equinox, so many customers who were surprised at the lack of this accessory may not have realized that it was not included as standard. Other complaints revolve around the Equinox's infotainment system, which some owners report is loaded with outdated navigation information or may reboot unexpectedly.

A number of technical service bulletins have been issued regarding the 2014 Equinox that inform mechanics of potential problems with this model. Several of these bulletins have addressed issues where the power steering system of the Equinox fails to provide sufficient assistance to the driver, especially after driving for long periods on a highway. Other bulletins report possible problems with the transmission pump of the Equinox. As of June 2015, it is not clear how widespread these issues are, and no recalls have been issued for the 2014 Equinox at this time.