Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV

2004 Nissan Murano
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2004 Nissan Murano

Pros

  • Excellent handling, comfortable and practical interior, unique styling inside and out, smooth and powerful engine.

Cons

  • Continuously variable transmission detracts from performance, SE model rides harshly, no third-row seat, gets pricey with options.

Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV for Sale

Nissan Murano 2004 SL AWD 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT)
167,000 miles
Used 2004
Nissan Murano
SL
(6)
Capitol Motors
57.9 mi away
List$1,995
Est.Loan: $41/mo
Great Deal!Great Deal!
$55 Below Market
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Dealer Notes
2004 NISSAN MURANO AWD with powerful 3.5L DOHC MFI V6 engine and driven only 167000 miles! Fully loaded and much more! CARFAX CERTIFIED**FINANCING AVAILABLE** Contact our Sales at 540-376-7056
Nissan Murano 2004 SL AWD 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT)
194,145 miles
Used 2004
Nissan Murano
SL
(2)
Jones Junction Used Cars
67.6 mi away
List$5,995
Est.Loan: $123/mo
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Dealer Notes
2004 Nissan Murano Tan 4D Sport Utility AWD CVT with Xtronic 20/24 City/Highway MPG Jones Junction is proud to announce that 2018 marks their 101th consecutive year as a family-run automotive business serving the Harford County and surrounding Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware communities. The Jones family believes their success lies in focU dedication to hard work and integrity. Their goal is not simply to sell a car; it is to create a lifelong partnership with their customers.
Nissan Murano 2004 SL AWD 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT)
192,318 miles
Used 2004
Nissan Murano
SL
(83)
Sport Honda
29.1 mi away
ListNot Listed
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Dealer Notes
CVT with Xtronic, AWD. 2004 Nissan Murano 3.5L V6 DOHC CVT with Xtronic AWD Blue Thanks for checking out Sport Honda! A family owned and operated dealership that believes in earning customers for life. For any questions please feel free to contact the Sales Manager David Kelly directly at 240.560.5363 or at dkelly@sportautomotive.com. We very much look forward to doing our best to earn your business. Prices do not include taxes, tags, and a $299 dealer processing fee. All cars are priced according to condition, these are pre-owned vehicles so they may have the minor scratch or blemish. All Hondas will come with two sets of keys; other brands will come with whatever we received from the customer at time of trade in so some may only have one key. We do our best to ensure that the information on the internet and on the window sticker is complete and accurate, however these things are input by a regular old human being just like you or me so there are bound to be the occasional mistakeS.

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Edmunds' Expert Review

The Murano is a likable crossover SUV that blends unique styling with a spacious, comfortable interior and a fun-to-drive character. If it wasn't for the power-sapping CVT transmission, it would get our top recommendation.

2004 Highlights

SE models now include a manual-shift mode for the CVT, and satellite radio pre-wiring is standard on all models. The standard driver seat now features 10-way power adjustment.

Consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2004 Nissan Murano.

Overall Consumer Rating

Most helpful consumer reviews

Run Far away and don't look back
garry,08/12/2015
The car is good for first few years until the repairs start coming in. So many issues where do I begin, bought the 04 Murano in 06. It ran good until it hit 100K. The engine started burning oil about a quart/week. No that't not normal. The suspension is the worst I have seen on any car. Every few months tie rods or control arm or something with suspension is going wrong. The stereo stopped working. The rear door latch has be greased every few months. The part/repairs are so costly it's like owning a BMW. Hard to work on because it's so hard to replace things in the engine. Bad Design on nissan's part. Not buying a Nissan again, especially due to their V6 burning oil. Such disappointment. Wipe blade linkage became lose and had to replace the whole motor. The leather is cheap and ripped. The good about the car, AWD.
Don't buy a MURANO!!!
pruettfan,08/30/2014
We purchased our 04 SL AWD fully loaded Murano new in the summer of 04. We just traded in the car at 164,545 miles this summer (2014) so I can provide a comprehensive history on this car. Within a couple of years the "leather" drivers seat was cracking badly on the sides. We had to replace the steering rack, two power steering lines and a sensor, an oil cooler seal, countless tires because the car never aligned properly and would make tires very loud. By the time the car was 6 years old the rattles and switch failures, car locks etc started to add up. We traded it in with lots of small problems and an oil leak. This is our first and last Nissan. Stay away!!
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moneypitowner,04/05/2014
Love the design and functionality of the Murano. Had Nissan and Infinity vehicles before and the earlier designs were very reliable and economical to maintain. I put 200K on my earlier Nissans and they ran great with just typical maintenance. Not the case with Murano. I bought the Murano with 80K on it. The previous owner babied the Murano and fully maintained by dealer, all receipts. At 115K. CVT transmission went bad (Nissan refused to honor the 120K warranty). $4500 repair. Head gasket bad at 121k, another $4000 repair. The radio died and needed to be replaced at 130K. The drivers seat frame broke at 155K, a common problem for this model and it costs over $800 to get repaired at the dealer. The power steering hose failed at 176k. Another common problem. Both left and right front lower control arms had to be replaced at 183K due to worn tie rods. The radio started intermittent operation and had to be replaced a second time. The front hood hold open rods had to be replaced. The radiator had to be replaced. The cost to maintain this vehicle does not make it worthwhile to own for anyone who cannot do major repairs. There are much better used cars out there. Numerous reports of transfer case failures as well as exhaust system repairs. Very expensive repairs. Recent problems with head gaskets on newer models also reported. Get extended warranties if you keep the car past dealer warranty period. Don't buy a first generation used Murano and check internet for reports of issues on newer models.
221,000 miles 2004 Nissan Murano
LTR,04/27/2016
I purchased my car in 2006 from dealer? Great car at first until 100k miles Oil pan leak Replaced o-ring and seal twice Plastic tabs kept coming out from underneath car Tires didn't last long After 150k CV joint and axle rods replaced Back right window sticks intermittently ABS light stays on After 200k miles, everything was going Front drivers seat bracket broke, causing seat to slant. Had it welded and seat put back, power seat mechanism slips slightly Replaced radiator Replaced power steering parts Now, the car is hard pressed to go over 40mph uphill. When going over 50, drives smoothly, but unsure what the cause is...catalytic converter, fuel pump, fuel injectors, or spark plugs. All of which is costly because of the placement of parts under the engine. It has been a great car but would recommend selling around 100k miles Parts are expensive!
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Features & Specs

MPG
18 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
Continuously variable-speed automatic
Gas
245 hp @ 5800 rpm
MPG
18 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
Continuously variable-speed automatic
Gas
245 hp @ 5800 rpm
MPG
18 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
Continuously variable-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
245 hp @ 5800 rpm
MPG
18 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
Continuously variable-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
245 hp @ 5800 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    DriverNot Rated
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver5 / 5
    Passenger4 / 5
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    Rollover4 / 5
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated
IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Poor
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good

More about the 2004 Nissan Murano
Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV Overview

The Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV is offered in the following styles: SL AWD 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT), SL Fwd 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT), SE AWD 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT), and SE Fwd 4dr SUV (3.5L 6cyl CVT).

What's a good price on a Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV?

Save up to $55 on one of 2 Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $1,995 as of11/16/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from1.5 to 2.3 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV trim styles:

  • The Used 2004 Nissan Murano SUV SL is priced between $1,995 and$5,995 with odometer readings between 167000 and194145 miles.

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Should I lease or buy a 2004 Nissan Murano?

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