2010 Nissan Xterra User Reviews

2010 Nissan Xterra Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 4 reviews

  • Performance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Appearance:5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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Rico writes:
2010 Nissan Xterra S Review
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5

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4x4 capabilities

Cons

Maybe the gas miliage.  But I can live with it

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The Xterra Is Clean And Simple And Has The Right Amount Of Options Inside And Out. — I like my Xterra it is a great old-school. I mainly brought my Xterra because it fit my active lifestyle. I do a lot of mountain biking and camping and the Xterra has a lot of factory installed equipment that helps me move my gear along without any problems.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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5TBONE writes:
2010 Nissan Xterra SE Review
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5TBONE
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Great Vehicle — The 2010 Xterra SE is a Great vehicle,lots of room everywhere, the ride is very good, steering response is very good, Drove 10 hours straight and the interior leather seats are comfortable and supportive, clean lines everywhere. 6 CD Stereo is outstanding. You will never find more vehicle for the money. I still have my 2001 Xterra SE and it looks, runs and rides great with 140,000 miles. Gas mileage is average, I was not looking for a gas miser. I rented a 2010 Ford Escape and I could not wait to get out of that vehicle, talk abouit uncomfortable, the engine is way undersized and the transmission revs and winds when you accellerate. The Xterra is

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Wally writes:
2010 Nissan Xterra SE 4WD Review
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4

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Lots of power to pull any hill. Dont even feel the boat behind me.

Cons

Dynamic Stability control can be a pain in the butt sometimes

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I Love My X — Decent on fuel for what it is. Lots of fun to drive and hit the trails. Enuff cargo space for a weeks worth of camping and fishing gear. Handles and rides really nice on road trips. The Stadium seating is great for passengers and the back seat is roomy enuff for adults

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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PaulC6500 writes:
2010 Nissan Xterra Off Road Review
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A Sturdy Four-Wheeled Swiss Army Knife

Cons

4,400 lbs! It's no Prius.

PaulC6500
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Old School Suv, But One Of The Most Versatile Go-anywhere Vehicles Sold In The Us — The 2010 Xterra is a blend of a relatively sophisticated engine and transmission with rock tough (and rock-hard) chassis and suspension componentry. The ride is definitely stiff, although I have become used to it in my month of ownership. Acceleration is quite strong, and despite its short wheelbase, and off-road-skewed design, it's actually a competent 75-80 mph interstate cruiser. I purchased the Off Road model, with its model-exclusive electric locking differential, and found it to be completely unstoppable during a blizzard that dumped 12 inches of snow in my area. The Off Road model has the rap for having the least hospitable ride in the Xterra line, but when I was shopping I also drove the luxury-oriented SE model and found zero difference in around-town ride comfort. The driving position is pretty comfortable for my 6'2" frame, and outward visibility is as good in the Xterra as it is lousy in the FJ Cruiser. I bought this vehicle because I wanted a simple, honest, sturdy vehicle (The Xterra frame is based on the frame of the massive Nissan Titan pickup) that offers superior bad-weather and off-road traction, yet contains a reasonable level of interior comfort and amenities. So far, my Xterra is delivering what I wanted.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2012 Nissan Xterra Reviews

Xterra Pro 4x By Travis

Nissans last true off road vechicle, only full truck frame vechicle. Plenty of extras just wish it had in dash Navigation and push button start, but i will get it one day. it lacks Fuel Economy my v8 ... Read More

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2011 Nissan Xterra Reviews

Good, Reliable, Adventurous By Wayne

Liked the versatility and reliability. It's also a great vehicle for off-road, towing, and Winter driving. I hope future versions of this car include a turbo-charged diesel engine, and maybe some op... Read More

Durable, Well Built, Safe, And Fun To Drive. By JGallagher17

I love that I can use this car for daily commute to work, long trips, off road and cargo purposes. It's an all inclusive vehicle. Would be perfect if it averaged more than 20 MPG's. Recommend to ... Read More

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2009 Nissan Xterra Reviews

Real Utilitiy In Smallish Suv. By dieseld

Fun, enjoyable, practical, small(ish) SUV. Plenty of power from the 3.7 engine and decent handling. Good ride on highway and off road. Plenty of storage on rooftop for bikes and skis. Throw your d... Read More

Fun Family Vehicle Or Great Suv For Off Road And Snow!! By kelly9406

This car has been VERY reliable and has never needed to go into the shop for anything except routine maintenance and oil changes. Decent gas mileage for an SUV 18-20 on average. Plenty of storage r... Read More

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2008 Nissan Xterra Reviews

The Last Of The No-nonsense Suv's Available To The Masses. By dbreegi

I loved my 2000 Xterra 3.3l V6. It was RWD but still very capable. The only way I can describe the difference is a more ROBUST feeling throughout the entire car. It is taller and wider than my old 200... Read More

Sporty By JWILLIAMS88

Great for my family! Safe, reliable, fuel efficient, it's an all around good vehicle that I love. I am sad to see it go but I am looking for a car - something different now that my kids are getting ol... Read More

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2007 Nissan Xterra Reviews

Very Nice By emmaryann

I like all Nissan cars but the Xterra is the best one. It is a good family car, it is low budget and a safe starter car too. This car has a variety of pros and cons but over all its reliable and a ver... Read More

Love It By Ken

Fuel economy is not so great, but the ride itself is awesome. Just put in a bit of money to upgrade tires, wheels, and audio system. Not the best off-road vehicle but does decently. I would recommend ... Read More

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