Vehicle Overview

The Equator arrived for 2009 as Suzuki's first venture into the compact pickup market. The truck is built by Nissan and features mostly Frontier hardware, but Suzuki had plenty of input in its styling. The fully-loaded Equator isn't a luxurious model, but it does come in the RMZ-4 off-road package. The RMZ-4 features a moonroof, Dana 44 axles, electronic rear-locking differential, Bilstein shocks, skid plates, BFG Rugged Trail T/A tires, unique seat trim with red stitching and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

The Equator is available as an extended cab only in two-wheel drive and as a crew cab in 4x2 or 4x4 configurations. The base engine is a 2.5-liter inline-four-cylinder engine. A 4.0-liter V-6 engine is available in the extended cab and standard in the crew cab. There's a choice of Base or Premium trims in the extended cab inline-four-cylinder models; the V-6 comes in a Sport trim. The crew cab is available in Base or Sport with two-wheel drive, and four-wheel-drive models are available in either Sport or the off-road RMZ-4. All extended cabs have a 6-foot-long cargo bed, while the crew cab comes with a 5- or 6-foot bed.

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Frame Hooks
Front Rear Frame hooks are provided at the front and rear of the vehicle. To access the front hook, unhook the lower part of the cover (1) and then remove the cover (1). WARNING: Do not u ...

Anti-Theft Feature
Anti-Theft Feature (1) Power on/off knob (2) Track up button/Fast forward button (3) Preset buttons (1 to 6) The anti-theft feature is intended to discourage theft or the audio system by preven ...

Automatic Heating and Air Conditioning System (Climate Control)
Air Outlet (front) 1. Windshield defroster outlet 2. Side defroster outlet 3. Side outlet 4. Center outlet 5. Floor outlet Center outlet Side outlet When “Open”, air comes out from t ...

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