2000 Nissan Frontier SE Desert Runner 2dr Extended Cab SB
I bought my Nissan Frontier in August,
2002. I was initially looking to buy a
Toyota Pre-runner, but as I researched
several key areas (price, reliability,
maintainance, performance, owner
satisfaction) the Frontier Desert-
Runner soon became the better value. I
own 2 Toyotas, an FJ-40 Landcruiser and
a SR-5 Pickup. Both are solid,
reliable vehicles. But the Nissan is
just as trustworthy at a lot less
money. Also the Toyotas' developed
rattles from the get-go, the Nissan
remains quiet and composed.
The V-6 has more than enough power to
haul heavy loads and accelerate in
traffic. The interior is functional and
easy on the body. The steering is
stable and predictable.
The turn radius is a little greater
than I expected it to be. The braking
could use just a wee bit more boost in
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