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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Why Do I Still Not Have Heat On The Driver's Side Of My 2008 Dodge Nitro?

I have blown out the heater core, then replaced the heater core. replaced the Heater blend door actuator twice and I still do not have heat on the driver side, it just blows cold air from both the u...


What Causes A Dodge Nitro 2008 Not To Change Gears On The Motorway?

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my 2008 dodge is not blowing cold air. I have taken it to 2 shops who found nothing. They both put Freon in and about a day its hot again. I'm told they couldn't find the leak but there is a leak. Whe...


Could It Be A Fuse?

I recently bought a 08 dodge nitro 3.7l 4x4 , my dome lights, and all buttons, including the hazard button, don't work. Could it be a fuse or what could it be?

Is There Any Steps That Need To Be Done After Replacing The Tipm?

I replaced the TIPM in our Dodge 2008 Dodge Nitro with a plug and play TIPM from Autozone because it started showing all the symptoms like flashing headlights, honking horn, failure to start, locks no...