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Nissan X-Trail (2007 - 2014)

Last updated 16 September 2014

 
4
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 24 June 2014

Rear diff of October 2010 Nissan X-Trail 2.0 dCi 173 failed at 55,000 miles due to a manufacturing defect. Nissan offered £500 towards £3,000 replacement cost.

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Introduction

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

5

Ticks 99% of the boxes

On 6 June 2014
2

Generally adequate for purpose but remain unimpressed with some areas

On 22 February 2014
5

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

On 28 May 2013

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