2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel

2017 Nissan Titan XD
Save up to $12,712
MSRP range
$37,140 - $63,160

Pros

  • Strong towing potential with the V8 diesel engine
  • Good balance between price and performance
  • The interior is as functional as it is attractive
  • Rides smoothly for a truck with its capability

Cons

  • Small fuel-tank size limits overall range
  • Large turning circle needs a lot of real estate to maneuver
  • The diesel engine feels lazy when trying to pass slower traffic
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Top consumer reviews

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Checks the boxes.
Joseph M Smith, 1/9/2018
2017 SL. Have only had truck for a month, the more I drive it the more I like it. Wanted a truck to do heavy loads a be a daily driver. Like the towing and payload capacity. Rolls and handles curves nice. long wheel base smoothes the ride nice. She is 20' feet long and makes parking in tight parking lot a situation. backup camera appears to have a version of thermal vision, works great especially at night. parking sensors work well. Leather seats are nice. The technology is solid and gives the feeling of tried and true. The kids are gonna love the Rockford Fosgate 12 speaker stero best ever. Geat breaks.I have First time I have ever liked and not replaced stock General tires. Asin 6 speed A66 tranny runs smooth rated at 30,000 lbs. [monstorous]. I have the Asin A69 in my 2015 Ram 3500, ran that one through the ringer pulling heavy no problems. 5.0 litre Cummings seems solid. 13.8 tow/haul, 17.8 overdrive, unladen. heavy 7215 lbs. serious frame. Work Horse a true truck closer to a 3/4 ton than a half ton. Where is the digital Speedo?
2017 Platinum Reserve sled
James Moore, 5/30/2018
Overall this is a nice truck. The interior is very nice, but the truck lacks a few amenities a “platinum” should come standard with. Not having power folding mirrors is a big disappointment. Leg room is also poor if you’re over 6’ tall. My biggest complaint is the throttle response and the transmission. There have been several instances where either the slow throttle response or turbo lag has nearly gotten me broadsided. The transmission (which is the same POS that dodge once used) shift erratically when driving in stop and go, in town traffic. I have owned Ford, Chevy, and Dodge diesel trucks, and the 5.0 Cummins in this Nissan has the worst throttle response and turbo lag of any of them. Going to try a programmer soon to see if that helps with these issues.
Problem with the milage computer
Chris, 4/12/2018
This appears to be an unquie problem. I can average between 18 to 20 miles per gallon when the milage computer is not malfunctioning. Periodically it will show I am averaging 5 to 7 miles per gallon. I did video tape the instrument panel when the milage indicator was acting up and when it is fine to prove the am not driving rough. I was able to convince the mechanics at Car Max it does have a problem they cannot figure out. I took it to Nissan 1st and I they told me everything was fine, it must be the he way I am driving. I have not shared the video with Nissan yet. It acts up about 25% of the time. Due to the problem the milage indictator averages 14 MPG.
My First Titan 2017 XD platinum 4x4 turbo diesel
jerry, 4/16/2018
I've had Fords my whole life.......loved them all; but wanted a diesel. Ford wanted $15-$20,000 more for their diesel so I went with the Diesel Titan XD Platinum 4x4. Love this truck. Pulls my 24' trailer with ease.......just like it's not there. I get 15-18 miles to the gallon with normal around town driving. One time I got 30 miles to the gallon driving out of the mountains; 35 miles on highway mostly downhill. I have to put 2 1/2 gallons of DEF in every 3-4000 miles. The Cummins Turbo Diesel is the quietest diesel engine I've heard and has plenty of get-up and go. 5 STARS FROM ME !!!!!!!!!
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2017 Nissan Titan XD video

MARK TAKAHASHI: I'm Edmunds editor Mark Takahashi, and here's an expert rundown of the 2017 Nissan Titan XD. Regular duty pickup trucks are incredibly capable when it comes to hauling and towing. For those who need a bit more, but would rather not step up to the heavy duty class, the 2017 Nissan Titan XD fills that gap perfectly. Like other trucks, it's offered in a basic work version, all the way up to the luxurious platinum reserve trim. You'll also get to choose between a gasoline powered V8 or our preference, the turbo diesel option that can tow more than 12,000 pounds. Sadly, either choice will have you stopping for fuel quite often, courtesy of the thirsty engines combined with a small gas tank. The Titan XD's bed gets high marks for its available tie down system, spray in bed liner, integrated power outlet, and lockable and removable storage boxes. Depending on whether you go for the regular, king, or crew cab, you can choose between a 6 and 1/2 foot bed or an 8 footer. The crew cab is the obvious choice if you need to haul passengers, and those rear seats are certainly suitable for adults, though other trucks are roomier. The rest of the cabin is pretty nice as far as pickups go, too. The Titan gets good grades for ride comfort, even when it's not loaded with cargo. The 2017 Nissan Titan XD's bottom line extends well past its impressive capabilities. It's easy to drive for such a big truck, and it's comfortable for long highway stretches. We'd certainly recommend it alongside the well-established Ram 1500, Chevrolet Silverado 2500, and Ford F250 Super Duty. If you'd like to see more Edmunds Expert Rundowns, hit Subscribe.

2017 Nissan Titan XD Expert Rundown Review

Looking for a full-size truck with a powerful V8, an aggressive look and generous bumper-to-bumper warranty? The 2017 Nissan Titan XD might be a good match. Here's a quick rundown of what we like, what we don't and the bottom line from the Edmunds editors.

Features & Specs

MSRP
$63,160
MPG
N/A city / N/A hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
310 hp @ 3200 rpm
MSRP
$52,930
MPG
N/A city / N/A hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
310 hp @ 3200 rpm
MSRP
$48,730
MPG
N/A city / N/A hwy
Seats 6
6-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
310 hp @ 3200 rpm
MSRP
$57,240
MPG
N/A city / N/A hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
310 hp @ 3200 rpm
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Safety

Our experts’ favorite Titan XD safety features:

Blind-Spot Monitoring
The blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alerts are most helpful on a truck this big.
Around-View Camera System
It gives you a bird's-eye view of your surroundings, making it easier to maneuver in tight spaces.
Emergency Telematics
The NissanConnect system has automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery and roadside assistance at the touch of a button.

2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel for Sale

Nissan Titan XD 2017 S 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A)
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MSRP$42,165
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Nissan Titan XD 2017 SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A)
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MSRP$45,675
Est.Loan: $780/mo
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Nissan Titan XD 2017 SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A)
New 2017
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SV
MSRP$50,460
Est.Loan: $863/mo
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More about the 2017 Nissan Titan XD

Traditionally, full-size trucks are broken into two classes: half-ton trucks and heavy-duty trucks. Nissan's Titan XD splits the difference, offering towing and hauling capabilities at the top end of the half-ton class without the harsh ride quality of a heavy-duty pickup.

Another thing that sets the Titan apart from half-ton pickups is its optional Cummins diesel engine, a 5.0-liter V8 that delivers 310 horsepower and a whopping 555 pound-feet of torque. Nissan is not required to publish EPA fuel economy estimates owing to the Titan XD's weight class, but our long-term diesel-powered 2016 Nissan Titan XD has been averaging 14.8 mpg. The diesel is a lugger, not a runner. Though it can tow up to 12,300 pounds (when properly configured), its 0-60 mph time is a lengthy 9.6 seconds, and passing on a two-lane road requires planning and patience. Nissan also offers a 5.6-liter gasoline V8 that puts out 390 hp and 394 lb-ft. As with most pickup trucks, the Titan XD offers either rear-wheel drive or a part-time four-wheel-drive system with a low-range transfer case.

It's a long climb up to the Titan XD's cabin — this is one of the tallest trucks in this segment — but once there you'll find comfortable seats with plenty of stretch-out room, and the same goes for the rear seat in crew-cab models. Interior fit and finish is excellent, and we like the control layout, though the stereo seems dated and some of the switches and buttons feel a bit on the small side, especially considering how much real estate is available on the dashboard.

Out on the open road, the Titan XD feels pretty tidy considering its capabilities. The ride is firm, but it's not nearly as harsh as with a typical 3/4-ton truck, and we like the braking and steering response. The Pro-4X, which features 18-inch wheels and an off-road-tuned suspension, has a softer and more compliant ride. It's also the only full-size off-road pickup with a diesel option, and the Cummins' low-end torque is a boon, helping the Pro-4X pick its way over boulders and scramble up steep grades.

Nissan currently offers the Titan XD with either a crew cab and a 6.5-foot bed or a single-row cab with an 8-foot bed. Five trim levels are on offer, starting with the S, a bare-bones work truck with a bench seat and easy-to-clean vinyl floors. Civilian customers will probably consider the SV to be the bare minimum in terms of comfort and convenience features, but they'd do well to consider the Pro-4X, not just for its off-road ability but for its more compliant ride. The SL does without the off-road gear but offers more comfort and convenience features, while the top-of-the-line Platinum Reserve rivals the high-end trucks from other manufacturers. Edmunds can help find the perfect 2017 Nissan Titan XD for you.

2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel Overview

The 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel is offered in the following styles: Platinum Reserve 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), PRO-4X 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SL 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV 4dr Crew Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), Platinum Reserve 4dr Crew Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV w/Prod. End 06/17 4dr King Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), S w/Prod. End 06/17 4dr King Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV 4dr King Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), S 4dr King Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), PRO-4X 4dr King Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SL 4dr Crew Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), S 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), S 4dr Crew Cab SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), S 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), SV 2dr Regular Cab LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A), and S 2dr Regular Cab LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A).

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2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A)

The 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $50,360. The average price paid for a new 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) is trending $5,635 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

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The average savings for the 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 4dr Crew Cab 4WD SB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) is11.2% below the MSRP.

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2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A)

The 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $45,765. The average price paid for a new 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) is trending $12,712 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

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The average savings for the 2017 Nissan Titan XD Diesel SV 2dr Regular Cab 4WD LB (5.0L 8cyl Turbodiesel 6A) is27.8% below the MSRP.

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