2008 Dodge Nitro Overview


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2008 Dodge Nitro Overview

In its second year of production, the Dodge Nitro midsize SUV stayed pretty much the same. The boxy SUV with the name that sounds like an American Gladiator features a choice between a 3.7 L, 210 hp V6 powertrain and a 4.0 L, 260 hp V6. The Nitro comes in 6 trims.

All 6 trims have 4 doors and seat 5. Think of the R/T trim as the highest quality trim with its standard 5 speed automatic transmission. Max towing capacity generally comes out to around 5000 lbs.

So what do reviewers have to say? Overall, they like the Nitro's unique look, smooth ride, and family-friendly design. As domestic SUV's go, the 2008 Dodge Nitro should continue the strong tradition that its predecessors have established.


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2008 Dodge Nitro Overheating

Car is over heating, I have already replaced the thermostat and its still over heating. When the heat it on it blows cool air. Also I noticed that the coolant over flow tank stays full. it doesn't loo...

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Why Will The Driver Side Rear Brake Begin To Lock Up Suddenly?

Driving on highway. Have not applied brakes for any reason. Suddenly, Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Anti Lock brake and ESP/BAS indicator lights are on. Pull over to investigate brakes, only the...

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08 Dodge Nitro

All of my sensor lights in my 2008 dodge nitro have been flashing not on a regular basis but out of the blue at different times what could be the problem my car is running fine it drives great but ...

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2008 Dodge Nitro Water Leaking Outside Near Drivers Side Under Steering Col...

I just replaced water pump Etc. now I have a water leak near my drivers side. I don't trust the mechanic I took it to because my he replaced my rack and pinion 5 months ago and its already leaking. He...

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