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2007 Nissan Xterra
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2005-2007 Xterra appears to have a widespread defect where coolant leaks into the transmission, causing transmission failure around 90,000 miles. Repair costs are typically upwards of $3,500.
The same defect exists in the Pathfinder & Frontier as well. And according to the New York Times & a class action lawsuit, the defect actually extends through 2010 model year. More info here.
Worst 2007 Xterra Problems by Category
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- transmission problems42NHTSA complaints: 13
- fuel system problems13NHTSA complaints: 178
- engine problems6NHTSA complaints: 49
- body / paint problems3NHTSA complaints: 1
- clutch problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- drivetrain problems1NHTSA complaints: 50
- steering problems1NHTSA complaints: 2
- windows / windshield problems1
- electrical problemsNHTSA: 13
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 9
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 6
- cooling system problemsNHTSA: 5
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 4
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 3
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 3
- exhaust system problemsNHTSA: 2
- interior accessories problemsNHTSA: 2
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
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