• (4.4) 25 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,057$6,805
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-21
  • Engine: 170-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2000 Nissan Xterra

Our Take on the 2000 Nissan Xterra

While other manufacturers fashion sport utility vehicles out of cars, Nissan goes the traditional route with the Xterra, using its Frontier pickup truck to create this SUV. The Xterra went on sale in May 1999 as a tough, sporty vehicle that is short on frills and no substitute for a luxury car. ... Read Full Report

2000 Nissan Xterra Reviews

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When Anita took a group of 18- to 25-year-olds through the Detroit auto show in January, the all-new 2000 Nissan Xterra was the hands-down favorite - after the $90,000 AM General Hummer. The Xterra's simple but rugged good looks and affordable price tag were among its most appealing features with the blue-ribbon panel of young consumers. Now the compact sport-utility has finally gone in... Read full review for the 2000 Nissan Xterra

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Xterra at 200k and strong

by small4x4guy from Central Michigan on August 5, 2011

My 2000 X-Terra XE just turned 200K miles and it is still tight and strong. Repairs so far; recommended services per Mfr. Maint Schedule, all. Cut the rattling heat shields off the stainless exhaust. ... Read Full Review

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2000 Nissan Xterra Safety Ratings

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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