2022 Chevrolet Equinox Owner's Manual

2022 Chevrolet Equinox owners manual
Year:
2022
Make:
Chevrolet
Model:
Equinox
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
6.89 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
2
Using this Manual
3
About Driving the Vehicle
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
3
Symbols
3
Keys
7
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
8
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
8
Remote Vehicle Start
14
Door Locks
15
Power Door Locks
17
Delayed Locking
18
Automatic Door Locks
18
Lockout Protection
18
Vehicle Alarm System
23
Immobilizer
24
Convex Mirrors
25
Power Mirrors
25
Folding Mirrors
26
Heated Mirrors
26
Automatic Dimming Mirror
26
Interior Rearview Mirrors
26
Manual Rearview Mirror
26
Power Windows
27
Seat Adjustment
32
Power Seat Adjustment
33
Reclining Seatbacks
34
Lumbar Adjustment
35
Memory Seats
35
Buckle To Drive
42
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
43
Lap-Shoulder Belt
45
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
48
Seat Belt Extender
49
Safety System Check
49
Seat Belt Care
49
Where Are the Airbags?
51
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
52
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
53
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
53
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
54
Passenger Sensing System
55
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
58
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
58
Airbag System Check
59
Older Children
60
Infants and Young Children
61
Child Restraint Systems
63
Where to Put the Restraint
65
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
66
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
71
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
72
Glove Box
77
Cupholders
77
Sunglasses Storage
77
Rear Compartment/Storage Panel Cover
78
Cargo Cover
78
Cargo Tie-Downs
79
Convenience Net
79
Steering Wheel Adjustment
82
Steering Wheel Controls
82
Heated Steering Wheel
82
Horn
82
Windshield Wiper/Washer
82
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
83
Compass
84
Clock
84
Power Outlets
85
Instrument Cluster (Base and Midlevel)
89
Instrument Cluster (Uplevel)
92
Speedometer
94
Odometer
94
Trip Odometer
94
Tachometer
94
Fuel Gauge
94
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
95
Seat Belt Reminders
96
Airbag Readiness Light
96
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
97
Charging System Light
97
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
98
Brake System Warning Light
99
Electric Parking Brake Light
100
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
100
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
100
Tow/Haul Mode Light
100
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
101
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
101
Pedestrian Ahead Indicator
101
Traction Off Light
101
StabiliTrak OFF Light
102
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
102
Tire Pressure Light
102
Engine Oil Pressure Light
103
Low Fuel Warning Light
103
Security Light
103
High-Beam On Light
104
Front Fog Lamp Light
104
Lamps On Reminder
104
Driver Information Center (DIC) (Base and Midlevel)
105
Engine Power Messages
112
Vehicle Speed Messages
112
Universal Remote System Programming
116
Exterior Lamp Controls
120
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
121
Flash-to-Pass
122
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
122
Automatic Headlamp System
122
Hazard Warning Flashers
123
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
123
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
124
Courtesy Lamps
124
Dome Lamps
124
Entry Lighting
125
Exit Lighting
125
Battery Load Management
125
Battery Power Protection
126
Overview
128
Steering Wheel Controls
129
Using the System
130
AM-FM Radio
133
HD Radio Technology
134
Radio Data System (RDS)
135
Satellite Radio
135
Radio Reception
136
Avoiding Untrusted Media Devices
136
USB Port
137
Auxiliary Jack
139
Using the Navigation System
140
Maps
143
Navigation Symbols
144
Destination
145
OnStar System
150
Global Positioning System (GPS)
151
Vehicle Positioning
151
Problems with Route Guidance
151
If the System Needs Service
152
Map Data Updates
152
Database Coverage Explanations
152
Bluetooth (Overview)
158
Bluetooth (Pairing and Using a Phone)
158
Teen Driver
170
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
183
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
186
Driver Behavior
189
Driving Environment
189
Vehicle Design
189
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
190
Distracted Driving
190
Defensive Driving
190
Impaired Driving
191
Control of a Vehicle
191
Braking
191
Steering
191
Off-Road Recovery
192
Loss of Control
193
Off-Road Driving
193
Driving on Wet Roads
196
Hill and Mountain Roads
197
Winter Driving
197
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
199
New Vehicle Break-In
202
Ignition Positions
203
Starting the Engine
204
Stop/Start System
205
Winter Cover
206
Engine Heater
207
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
208
Shifting Into Park
208
Shifting out of Park
209
Parking over Things That Burn
209
Manual Mode
212
Electric Brake Boost
214
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
214
Electric Parking Brake
214
Brake Assist
216
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
232
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
232
Surround Vision System
233
Park Assist
234
Automatic Parking Assist (APA)
236
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) System
238
Assistance Systems for Driving
238
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
238
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
240
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
241
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
243
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
243
Top Tier Fuel
246
Recommended Fuel
247
Prohibited Fuels
247
Fuels in Foreign Countries
247
Fuel Additives
247
Filling the Tank
248
General Towing Information
249
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
249
Trailer Towing
252
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
259
Doing Your Own Service Work
260
Hood
260
Engine Compartment Overview
262
Engine Oil
263
Engine Oil Life System
265
Automatic Transmission Fluid
266
Engine Air Filter Life System
266
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
266
Cooling System
268
Engine Overheating
270
Washer Fluid
272
Brakes
272
Brake Fluid
273
Battery - North America
274
All-Wheel Drive
274
Starter Switch Check
275
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check (If Equipped)
275
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
275
Wiper Blade Replacement
276
Windshield Replacement
277
Halogen Bulbs
278
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
278
LED Lighting
279
Headlamps
279
Front Turn Signal and Fog Lamps
279
Taillamps
280
Electrical System Overload
281
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
282
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
283
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
286
Tires
289
All-Season Tires
289
Winter Tires
290
Tire Sidewall Labeling
290
Tire Designations
292
Tire Terminology and Definitions
292
Tire Pressure
294
Tire Pressure Monitor System
295
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
296
Tire Inspection
299
Tire Rotation
300
When It Is Time for New Tires
301
Buying New Tires
301
Different Size Tires and Wheels
302
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
303
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
304
Wheel Replacement
304
Tire Chains
305
If a Tire Goes Flat
305
Tire Changing
306
Exterior Care
318
Interior Care
323
General Information
327
Maintenance Schedule
328
Special Application Services
333
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
336
Maintenance Replacement Parts
337
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
339
Capacities and Specifications
340
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
343
Customer Assistance Offices
345
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
345
Online Owner Center
345
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
346
Roadside Assistance Program
346
Scheduling Service Appointments
348
Courtesy Transportation Program
348
Collision Damage Repair
349
Publication Ordering Information
350
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
351
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
351
Cybersecurity
352
Event Data Recorders
353
OnStar
353
Emergency
355
Security
355
Navigation
359
Connections
359
Index_A
362
Index_B
363
Index_C
363
Index_D
364
Index_E
365
Index_F
365
Index_G
366
Index_H
366
Index_I
366
Index_J
367
Index_K
367
Index_L
367
Index_M
368
Index_N
368
Index_O
368
Index_P
368
Index_R
369
Index_S
370
Index_T
371
Index_U
372
Index_V
372
Index_W
372

FAQ about the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox Manual

What contains the 2022 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 2022 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Chevrolet Equinox owners can do
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Best practice for driving your Chevrolet Equinox

Where to download the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox Owners Manual?

The Chevrolet Equinox owner manual for the 2022 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Chevrolet Equinox year 2022 free?

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The Chevrolet Equinox (2022) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2022 is available in English.

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