I've only had it about a month now, but
i'm extremely pleased with my purchase.
The ride is great. No rattles, no
squeaks. Seats are comfortable. It
handles well. The interior is sharp.
I'll probably come back and rate it
again in a year or so. I wanted a nice
looking and reliable SUV. I narrowed it
down to the 4runner and the pathfinder.
The pathfinder was about 3k less with
very similar features so that's why i
went with nissan.
From looking around and doing the
research, I do think the 4runners are
better quality... but the pathfinder
still smokes any ford, chevy, gmc, etc
The leather seats are very comfortable.
The layout of the controls is pretty
good, except for the cruise control
on/off switch. The garage door opener
is so nice. No more worrying about
batteries or the opener and easy to
The BOSE stereo sucks. Way overpriced
and overrated. The cruise control
switch is in a terrible spot. The gas
Lastly, routine maintenance costs. You
have to change the timing belt at 105k.
You can expect to pay around $700.
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