2019 Chevrolet Equinox Owner's Manual

2019 Chevrolet Equinox owners manual
Year:
2019
Make:
Chevrolet
Model:
Equinox
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
6.21 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
3
About Driving the Vehicle
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
4
Stop/Start System
9
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
9
Remote Vehicle Start
10
Door Locks
10
Liftgate
11
Windows
11
Seat Adjustment
12
Memory Features
13
Heated and Ventilated Seats
14
Head Restraint Adjustment
14
Seat Belts
15
Passenger Sensing System
15
Mirror Adjustment
15
Steering Wheel Adjustment
16
Interior Lighting
16
Exterior Lighting
17
Windshield Wiper/Washer
18
Climate Controls
19
Infotainment System
21
Steering Wheel Controls
21
Cruise Control
21
Driver Information Center (DIC)
21
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
22
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
22
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
22
Lane Keep Assist (LKA)
22
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
23
Surround Vision
23
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
23
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) System
23
Park Assist
23
Power Outlets
24
Universal Remote System
24
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
26
Tire Pressure Monitor
26
Fuel (LYX - 1.5L L4 Turbo Engine)
26
Fuel (LTG - 2.0L L4 Turbo Engine)
27
Fuel (Diesel)
27
E85 or FlexFuel
27
Engine Oil Life System
27
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
28
Diesel Particulate Filter
28
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
29
Keys
30
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
31
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
31
Remote Vehicle Start
37
Door Locks
39
Power Door Locks
41
Delayed Locking
41
Automatic Door Locks
42
Lockout Protection
42
Vehicle Alarm System
48
Immobilizer
49
Convex Mirrors
51
Power Mirrors
51
Folding Mirrors
51
Heated Mirrors
51
Automatic Dimming Mirror
52
Interior Rearview Mirrors
52
Manual Rearview Mirror
52
Power Windows
53
Seat Adjustment
60
Power Seat Adjustment
60
Lumbar Adjustment
61
Reclining Seatbacks
61
Memory Seats
62
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
71
Lap-Shoulder Belt
73
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
76
Seat Belt Extender
76
Safety System Check
77
Seat Belt Care
77
Where Are the Airbags?
80
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
81
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
82
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
82
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
83
Passenger Sensing System
84
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
88
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
88
Airbag System Check
89
Older Children
90
Infants and Young Children
92
Child Restraint Systems
94
Where to Put the Restraint
96
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
97
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
102
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
103
Glove Box
108
Cupholders
108
Sunglasses Storage
108
Rear Compartment/Storage Panel Cover
109
Cargo Cover
109
Cargo Tie-Downs
110
Convenience Net
110
Steering Wheel Adjustment
113
Steering Wheel Controls
113
Heated Steering Wheel
113
Horn
113
Windshield Wiper/Washer
113
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
114
Compass
115
Clock
116
Power Outlets
116
Instrument Cluster (Base and Midlevel)
121
Instrument Cluster (Uplevel)
125
Speedometer
128
Odometer
128
Trip Odometer
128
Tachometer
129
Fuel Gauge
129
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
130
Seat Belt Reminders
131
Airbag Readiness Light
131
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
132
Charging System Light
133
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
133
Brake System Warning Light
135
Electric Parking Brake Light
135
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
136
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
136
Tow/Haul Mode Light
136
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
137
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
137
Pedestrian Ahead Indicator
137
Traction Off Light
137
StabiliTrak OFF Light
138
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
138
Wait-to-Start Light
138
Tire Pressure Light
139
Engine Oil Pressure Light
139
Low Fuel Warning Light
140
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Warning Light
140
Security Light
140
High-Beam On Light
140
Front Fog Lamp Light
141
Lamps On Reminder
141
Driver Information Center (DIC) (Base Level and Midlevel)
142
Engine Power Messages
152
Vehicle Speed Messages
152
Universal Remote System Programming
157
Exterior Lamp Controls
161
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
163
Flash-to-Pass
163
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
163
Automatic Headlamp System
164
Hazard Warning Flashers
164
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
165
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
166
Courtesy Lamps
166
Dome Lamps
166
Entry Lighting
167
Exit Lighting
167
Battery Load Management
168
Battery Power Protection
168
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
172
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
176
Driver Behavior
179
Driving Environment
180
Vehicle Design
180
Distracted Driving
180
Defensive Driving
181
Drunk Driving
181
Control of a Vehicle
181
Braking
181
Steering
182
Off-Road Recovery
182
Loss of Control
183
Off-Road Driving
183
Driving on Wet Roads
187
Hill and Mountain Roads
188
Winter Driving
189
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
190
New Vehicle Break-In
195
Ignition Positions
195
Starting the Engine
197
Stop/Start System
199
Engine Heater
200
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
201
Shifting Into Park
202
Shifting out of Park
203
Parking over Things That Burn
203
Running the Vehicle While Parked
204
Diesel Particulate Filter
205
Manual Mode
213
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
215
Electric Parking Brake
216
Brake Assist
218
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
236
Assistance Systems for Driving
240
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
241
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
243
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
244
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
247
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
247
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
249
Top Tier Fuel (Gasoline)
251
Top Tier Fuel (Diesel)
251
Recommended Fuel (LYX - 1.5L L4 Turbo Engine)
252
Recommended Fuel (LTG - 2.0L L4 Turbo Engine)
252
Prohibited Fuels (Gasoline)
252
Fuels in Foreign Countries
253
Fuel Additives (Gasoline)
253
Fuel Additives (Diesel)
253
Fuel for Diesel Engines
253
Biodiesel
254
Cold Weather Operation (Diesel)
255
Water in Fuel (Diesel)
256
Running Out of Fuel (Diesel)
259
Fuel Filter Replacement (Diesel)
259
Filling the Tank (Gasoline)
260
Filling the Tank (Diesel)
261
Filling a Portable Fuel Container (Gasoline)
263
General Towing Information
265
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
265
California Proposition 65 Warning
276
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
277
Doing Your Own Service Work
277
Hood
278
Engine Compartment Overview
280
Engine Oil
285
Engine Oil Life System
289
Automatic Transmission Fluid
290
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
290
Cooling System
292
Engine Overheating
296
Washer Fluid
297
Brakes
298
Brake Fluid
299
Battery - North America
300
All-Wheel Drive
301
Starter Switch Check
301
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
301
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
302
Wiper Blade Replacement
302
Windshield Replacement
303
Gas Strut(s)
304
Halogen Bulbs
305
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
305
LED Lighting
305
Headlamps
305
Front Turn Signal and Fog Lamps
306
Taillamps
307
Electrical System Overload
308
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
309
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
309
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
312
Tires
316
All-Season Tires
317
Winter Tires
317
Summer Tires
317
Tire Sidewall Labeling
318
Tire Designations
320
Tire Terminology and Definitions
321
Tire Pressure
323
Tire Pressure Monitor System
324
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
325
Tire Inspection
330
Tire Rotation
330
When It Is Time for New Tires
331
Buying New Tires
332
Different Size Tires and Wheels
333
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
333
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
335
Wheel Replacement
335
Tire Chains
336
If a Tire Goes Flat
336
Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
338
Storing the Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
344
Tire Changing
345
Exterior Care
358
Interior Care
363
General Information
368
Maintenance Schedule
370
Special Application Services
375
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
379
Maintenance Replacement Parts
380
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
383
Capacities and Specifications
384
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
387
Customer Assistance Offices
389
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
390
Online Owner Center
390
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
391
Roadside Assistance Program
391
Scheduling Service Appointments
393
Courtesy Transportation Program
393
Collision Damage Repair
394
Publication Ordering Information
396
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
397
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
398
Event Data Recorders
399
OnStar
400
Emergency
402
Security
403
Navigation
409
Connections
410
Index_A
413
Index_B
414
Index_C
414
Index_D
415
Index_E
416
Index_F
416
Index_G
417
Index_H
417
Index_I
418
Index_J
418
Index_K
418
Index_L
418
Index_M
419
Index_N
420
Index_O
420
Index_P
420
Index_R
420
Index_S
421
Index_T
422
Index_U
423
Index_V
423
Index_W
424

FAQ about the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox Manual

What contains the 2019 Equinox manual?

The Chevrolet Equinox owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Chevrolet to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Chevrolet Equinox. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Chevrolet Equinox 2019 owner's manual:

  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Maintenance for your Chevrolet Equinox, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Chevrolet Equinox owners can do
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings

Where to download the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox Owners Manual?

The Chevrolet Equinox owner manual for the 2019 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Chevrolet Equinox year 2019 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2019 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Chevrolet Equinox (2019) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2019 is available in English.

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