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Nissan X-Trail (2007 - 2014)

Last updated 10 May 2015

Excellent drive on tarmac and very competent off road, large boot, plenty of standard equipment.
Starting to feel dated, lacks refinement, new 2.0 dCi 150 short of lowdown pull, has been trouble with DPFs on diesels.
Updated 10 May 2015

Diesel leak reported from top inspection/float sensor hatch seals of fuel tank of 45k mile 2008 X-Trail 2.0 150PS model. Replacement seals failed to stop the leak and plastic tank was judged to be distorted...

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It has a family resemblance to the old X-Trail. But it's actually completely different. If feels different from the easily accessed driving seat (low door sills will please many drivers). The instruments are in front of you instead of in the middle of the dash. And once you get going it soon becomes apparent it's both stiffer and sharper in the handling department without sacrificing any ride comfort.

Nissan X-Trail 2008 Road Test

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Owners' Reviews


Ticks 99% of the boxes

On 6 June 2014

Generally adequate for purpose but remain unimpressed with some areas

On 22 February 2014

Perfect for my hobbies, caravaning and fishing, faultless in snow with standard rubber.

On 28 May 2013

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