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Average Overall Rating:

4.3/5

Value:
4.1/5
Exterior:
4.6/5
Interior:
4.0/5
Comfort:
3.9/5
Performance:
4.1/5
Reliability:
4.3/5

5 of 7 (71%) of consumers said they would recommend this vehicle to a friend.

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
5/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
4/5
Comfort:
4/5
Performance:
5/5
Reliability:
5/5

Not your average base model SUV

Reviewed by Mike
March 19, 2014

I am the proud owner of my second Nissan Xterra. This one is a 2013 Pro-4x. Lets be clear here, if you want a small SUV for getting groceries and just driving around town this might not be for you. It isn't a crossover. The rugged tires and suspension make for a stiff, yet comfortable enough ride. I bought the Pro-4x because I wanted to take it off-road and never worry about being stuck in weather. Also it comes with some extra continence features, like a back-up camera and nav. The car has everything you need and more if you are an active person that wants a truck that has no limits. I would warn you that with the powerful v-6 comes roughly 17 mpg combined driving. For what this truck costs you can't beat it in value. I have owned 2 of these trucks and this one is by far one of the most fun and versatile vehicles I've owned.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Overall Rating:
1/5
Value:
2/5
Exterior:
3/5
Interior:
2/5
Comfort:
1/5
Performance:
1/5
Reliability:
1/5

Avoid Nissan

Reviewed by 2012 Dissatisfied buyer
February 21, 2014

I purchased a 2012 Nissan Xterra and had nothing but problems. The brakes squeaked after 1 month and 1000 miles. The front seats would vibrate when the air conditioner was running. Nissan service continuously told me this is normal. The local DFW dealership was absolutely no help! I could not wait to trade it in for a Toyota 4runner. Nissan uses cheap materials on their automobiles.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: NO

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
5/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
4/5
Comfort:
4/5
Performance:
5/5
Reliability:
5/5

Overcame 2014 All Mother nature had to throw

Reviewed by Vortex2014
February 11, 2014

Bought my 2013 Xterre 4proX in December right before the weather got stupid in Indiana. I have had it in four wheel drive more than two in the time frame I have owned it. Drove about 300 miles in snow storm of January in Indiana. I had family in town that need to go to the airport. This is a beast in snow! Being female cant give you the exact vehicle terms but it is light enough to climb over snow drifts and with the all terrain tires you can feel it getting a good grip. Even with the upgraded everything this is no frills/not a soccer mom real SUV. This was well worth the money.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: NO

Overall Rating:
4/5
Value:
4/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
4/5
Comfort:
4/5
Performance:
4/5
Reliability:
4/5

Love my car!

Reviewed by new white 4x4
October 23, 2013

I loved my salesman Chris Upchuck and i love my new Nissan! Noth are wonderful! Thank you Nissan in Boise idaho!

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
4/5
Exterior:
4/5
Interior:
4/5
Comfort:
4/5
Performance:
4/5
Reliability:
5/5

Convert

Reviewed by Islidur
September 28, 2013

I've had a heavily modified Jeep Wrangler since buying new in 2006 and love the ability to go absolutely anywhere in our beautiful mountains of Colorado. However, we sometimes go on simple trails that don't require 7 inches of lift and 35' tires and daily winter driving on rock crawling tires doesn't really work for me. So, I decided to buy something that could fill in. After A LOT of research, the Xterra came out on top for what I wanted. I started looking for a used model and after seeing what's available for the money, my sense of value for money came into play. I kept upping my spend to get to that break even in value I deemed acceptable until I got to a new model. Then, the wife had her requirements, so we ended up with a Pro 4X with leather, nav and back up camera. I've seen Xterras for many years and never really paid much attention to them (being a Jeep man), so driving and owning one was new to me. I can say that I'm very impressed with the on road characteristics of the vehicle. It seems very responsive and powerful, handling is predictable and effortless. And, the interior comforts are improved over the 2008 Nismo Frontier I had. I've only had it about a month and have had it on the dirt only once. The four wheel drive seemed to work flawlessly even though I didn't really push it. However, I can see a different set of tires in my future. The stock tires seemed to slip in places the MTR's on my Jeep would never had thought of slipping. Summer has passed and winter is approaching, so I won't get the chance to push it until next year, but I feel very confident it will perform very well for what I want it to do. I did get what I believe to be a fair deal on it coming in at $29000. And, after some questionable finance arrangements, the dealership threw in a 2 year oil change policy as well. In my search, I looked at and test drove Xterras of many different years and can easily recommend them all. However, your own sense of value will tell you which one is right for you.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
4/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
5/5
Comfort:
5/5
Performance:
5/5
Reliability:
5/5

Purchased Another Xterra

Reviewed by mjixx
July 20, 2013

Purchased a 2013 Xterra to replace our 2008 Xterra. Quite pleased with the durability of this vehicle. 4wheel drive handles well in Chicago weather. Overall a very solid vehicle! Gas mileage is what you would expect for a true SUV. Fair!

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
5/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
5/5
Comfort:
5/5
Performance:
5/5
Reliability:
5/5

Can't go wrong with this vehicle

Reviewed by First time 4x4 buyer
July 17, 2013

I have nothing to complain about this vehicle, I have only owned it a short time. But I have loved it, it offers built in Navigation, Sirius radio, bluetooth and am/fm/cd. I had to of course take it offroad and really liked the performance in the mud. Smooth ride and not bad gas mileage at about 20mpg.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

 

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.