2012 Nissan Frontier User Reviews

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mikeb433 writes:
2012 Nissan Frontier SV V6 Crew Cab 4WD Review
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Best all around 4x4 crew cab truck I owned or driven
Powerful engine
6 Speed Manual
Great Reliability
Good Looking


Fuel Economy is not great but not bad for a powerful 4x4 truck. About 22 mpg highway 16 city mpg.. Average about 18 mpg. For the power this truck puts out it is more than acceptable


Great Looking, Powerful, Fun To Drive 4x4 Truck You Can Drive Everyday — I have owned this truck so far for almost three years, as of10/23/2014. I have done all the scheduled maintenance and have not had one issue with the truck. I have never been off road but have been in snow a couple times that it snowed in my area last year and it performed better than any 4x4 I have owned with OEM Nissan wheels and tires. I have had quite a few. Also, I took it once last year to Western MD in the mountains where they had about a foot of snow and was snowing very hard. I felt very confidant and could even stop on an incline going up to the ski cabin without any problems. Never have needed to use 4x4 low. Also, cruses on the highway with the same tires very quietly at 75-80 mph with plenty of passing power. So far I have been impressed with this truck.

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jspresle writes:
2012 Nissan Frontier SV V6 King Cab Review
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Great for people who work outdoors or that live an active life style. Good looking truck and built more solidly than the Toyota Tacoma.


Gas mileage is only fair.  That's the only negative I have to say about it.


Solid, Reliable Truck — The Nissan Frontier is a very workman like truck. It has great towing capacity and has a tow rating of 6000 lbs. It's mostly a no frills truck but is rock solid and dependable. The only drawback is that the fuel economy isn't great.

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2014 Nissan Frontier Reviews

Solid By Rys

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Great Mid Size Truck, Not Too Big Not Too Small By candicemercedes

I like the powerful engine and the pick me up it has to offer. The cool blue color and sun roof make it a fun vehicle to drive and it has a booming sound system. Comfort of knowing it has 4X4 options ... Read More

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2013 Nissan Frontier Reviews

Fantastic Affordable Mid-size Truck By parkerb1454

Overall it is a great truck for the price. It is an extremely tough truck inside and out. MPG is the only thing that is truly negative about the V6 option. But on that note the 4L V6 gives plenty of p... Read More

**** By 97404

Truck is quiet and comfortable but interior material is cheap, easy to scratch with bad final assembly work. It is confident to pull 3500 lbs trailer. Long and flimsy dip stick is easy to bend. Fit ma... Read More

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2011 Nissan Frontier Reviews

Very Good Driver By MCFLeaseReturn

Overall this is a great pick up truck. Lots of leg room in the front and back seats. LWB is a must to be able to haul anything and looks much better than that chopped bed look of the SWB. Read More

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2010 Nissan Frontier Reviews

Great, Definitely Not Expected For Confortablilty By LordMasterCloud

I love it, the truck itself is great, good gas mialage for a truck, has towing package can pull 6500 lbs. Has traction control and overdive. Weather tech floor matts, the only reason i don't like it ... Read More

Frontier By Kadams18

Great truck. Handles and drives great. Very reliable. Only wish it had an auxiliary plug. Good gas mileage for a truck. My wife loves driving it because of how well it rides and drives. I have to wor... Read More

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2009 Nissan Frontier Reviews

Nissan Fronteir By AutoCom

After a year of owning my 2009 Nissan Frontier, I have to say its an excellent truck. I've been able to tow a huge BBQ pit, switch on the 4x4 and drive off road and still get to work each day on cheap... Read More

Excellent All Around Mid Size Truck, Good Value For The Money, Would Definitely Buy Again By Rubicon4x4

Bought this truck in July 2009 after looking for 4 months. Got a great deal, that could not be matched by Toyota. For a truck the ride is great, handling is above average and power is outstanding. I a... Read More

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