Nissan Xterra

2002 Nissan Xterra

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  • (4.4) 27 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,404$8,672
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 16-21
  • Engine: 170-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2002 Nissan Xterra

Our Take on the 2002 Nissan Xterra

Following the lead of the Frontier pickup, a supercharged engine is now available in Nissan’s midsize sport utility vehicle, which has boldly proven its popularity with youthful buyers. The Tennessee-built Xterra is based on the Frontier pickup truck and was introduced for the 2000 model ye... Read Full Report

2002 Nissan Xterra Reviews Expert Reviews

Like an aging TV personality, the Nissan Xterra was sent out for a makeover; it came back, as they often do, looking different, anyway, but not a great deal smarter.Now in its third season, Nissan's compact SUV is supposed to capture the hearts of first-time and otherwise impecunious, outdoors-oriented buyers, as a back-to-basics alternative which leaves off, in price and amenities, wh... Read full review for the 2002 Nissan Xterra

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My first truck

by Sjoerde from Ayden, NC on September 28, 2009

I bought my 2002 Xterra SE used with 123,000 miles and one year later with 140,000 miles I havent had any problems. If I could I would keep this car forever! I checked the gas milage when I first got ... Read Full Review

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2002 Nissan Xterra Safety Ratings

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There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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

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