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Nissan X-Trail (2007–2014)

Last updated 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018

Insurmountable problems reported with 2007/57 Nissan XTrail 2.0DCi 173 at 112k miles. Owned 5 years from 51k. DPF issues past 18 months. Second Off and cleaned professionally plus regen in garage and...

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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

Owners' reviews

A Catastrophe of a Car
Disappointing - Car is excellent apart from engine problems
Ticks 99% of the boxes
Generally adequate for purpose but remain unimpressed with some areas
Perfect for my hobbies, caravaning and fishing, faultless in snow with standard rubber.
4th one just BRILLIANT
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