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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV

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Great Buy!
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By Jason
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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV XE 4WD 4dr SUV (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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This vehicle has all of the functionality you look for in an SUV. Great 4x4 performance and ground clearance, nice features, rugged, and extremely low maintenance. In the course of 2 years I have changed the windshield wipers! Highly recommend!!


Best Features

4x4 performance


Worst Features

Bigger engine


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Solid SUV
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By DesignerX
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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV XE-V6 2WD 4dr SUV (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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I bought this 4wd truck used almost 4yrs ago, it was a rental car for the first 13k miles and I have added 57k miles. This SUV is solid... I'm not a gentle driver and have had no problems. This truck has endured 2.5 yrs of city driving (short trips and lots of stop and go) and over 4k miles pulling a 3500lb trailer. It's not the most luxurious truck, it's no speed demon and the mpg isn't any better than a Chevrolet Tahoe v8... but to me the cost of ownership, reliability and functionality does the trick!


Best Features

Exterior style, capable offroad, reliability! and realive inexpensive.


Worst Features

Fuel efficiency and power which have been increased in the newer model... unless you really crave the additional power, save the 15k and get one a cpl yrs old. Enjoy!


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Great car
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By kaz
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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV XE-V6 2WD 4dr SUV (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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Great car to drive, great wd system, safe due to the ways it sits high


Best Features

its sits high


Worst Features

none


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Very well-built
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By xterra
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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV XE 2WD 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 5M)


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This is a very attractive and well- built SUV. The interior design is also spectacular. The trunk space is also a nice feature to have.


Best Features

The auto-dimming mirror


Worst Features

Gas mileage is not good, but what SUV has good gas mileage?


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looks are deceiving
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By daless
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2002 Nissan Xterra SUV XE 4WD 4dr SUV (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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looks great, but don't judge a book by its cover. Ride is fatiguing and don't even mention wet roads with the General Tires. Overall I would never recommed this vehicle to anyone....even my enemies. Stay away!


Best Features

1.racks on top 2. 4 wheel drive


Worst Features

1. ride quality 2. noise dampening 3. TIRES 4. seat heights 5. paint quality


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