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  1. Gear ratio between 2 and 4 high?

    General Discussions
    Curious question: in a 1st gen Xterra, is the gearing ratio between 2High and 4High the same? For example, if I'm driving down a long steep hill, switching into 2Low helps you stay off the brakes and use the engine to brake. But in this case, would switching from 2High to 4High have the same...
  2. Saying hello... as per forum rules

    New Member Introductions
    I'm more of a lurker by nature... so that's probably where you'll find me :cool: Recently picked up a 2004 XE 4x4 that needed some love. Mostly as a project/beater for household chores. It's kind of nice turning in my minivan keys after 17 years of driving them. Maybe I can earn my man-card...
  3. 02 SC for sale

    Vehicles For Sale
    Hey guys, I’m in Colorado and am looking to sell my 02 xterra. SC that kicks ass in the snow. Replaced the vacuum lines, brakes- flushed brake fluid. New inline fuel filter. Transmission does not work in reverse and it’s starting to slip going forward also. Great truck for someone who can or...
  4. '04 6cyl/5-speed for sale - Denver, CO

    West Forum
    Price is negotiable- especially for enthusiasts. Love this truck but have found something else and my wife says no to both. Truck runs well, I daily drive it and trust it to get me where ever I need to go. Prefer texting to phone calls. Thanks, Mitch 312-818-8626...
  5. Purchase help

    General Discussions
    I have always wanted an Xterra but was a tool and bought an RX8 instead. I have no sold it and am able to purchase a 200k (km) 2002 supercharged for 3k (from a family friend hence the cheap price). It has been gently driven and the family are lovely. Has been treated as a soccer mom car. I dont...
  6. Please help! Tranny problems!

    General Discussions
    Hello all, I have a 2006 xterra 4x4. It has around 150k Miles with the v-6 engine. When I bought it, it ran fine and drove like a dream but over time started to slip out of second gear, or wasn't wanting to shift into 4th. I Drained the transmission and replaced the filter and it hasn't...
  7. 4wd Linkage issue?

    Repair Questions
    Hey Guys, New on here and first post. I've used this site a lot since buying my '00 X back in November of last year, but I've finally given up looking for answers and decided to ask. I've got a 00' X, MT 4x4. The problem I'm having is that I can't seem to get the TCase into 4L. I know the...
  8. 2002 Nissan Xterra 4x4 Catalytic converters

    Repair Questions
    I've got an "02 Xterra 4x4 that is running poorly. I need a new catalytic converter. I have the understanding that it has 4 catalytic converters. I was told that it was the driver side cat, but i was never told if it was front or rear. How can i figure that out? Also would it be possible to...
  9. Intermittent grinding/buzzing up front.

    Repair Questions
    Hello everyone, I'm a proud new owner of a 2004 XE v6 Automatic 4-speed that kinda fell into my lap while looking for an older beater for my wife. To be clear the Xterra is MINE. I am a avid fan of all things driven on wheels with motors and do as much mechanical work by myself as my current...
  10. Anyone have experience with Diften Hardbody Truck Manual Locking Hubs?

    Repair Questions
    I, like many of us, experienced the plastic part of the cam assembly in my auto-locking hubs breaking on me while I was tightening my wheel bearings down last night. Replacing the hubs this next weekend and have found these... Just seeing if anyone out there has had any experience with them...
  11. Seeking Input, Please: Getting Back Into the Xterra Game!

    New Member Introductions
    Hi there - I'm happy to report that I am searching for an Xterra, & hoping you all will help! I had an '05 SE 4x4, but had to sell a few years ago when I filed bankruptcy. :crying: BUT I am now convinced, after driving an '02 God-awful white Santa Fe for 5 years (though, I did push it to 184k...
  12. Where to off road in NC?

    General Discussions
    Do any of you guys know of any good places to ride trails in eastern N.C. Im in Wilmington and know of a few but im looking for legal places to go.
  13. 2002 Nissan Xterra SE 4x4

    Vehicles For Sale
    I didn't get much response on here for my other Xterra but I'm willing to try again. Here's all the details you could probably want to know: It has: Pretty much new Bridgestone tires worth about $700 Running boards Factory RF sound system w/ steering wheel controls and cruise control. A non...
  14. FS: 2003 Nissan Xterra XE 4x4 144k mi.

    Vehicles For Sale
    I have for sale a 2003 Nissan Xterra XE 4x4 w/ 144k miles that I picked up recently to give to my fiancee for Christmas as I bought one a few months ago and she really liked it. However, she has since changed her mind and decided to go with a Murano. This is arguably the cleanest Xterra...
  15. 2nd Xterra

    New Member Introductions
    I had a chance to choose between SUV's. I remembered how fun the Xterra 2003 I had was. It was a short while only, until the crash. No one was hurt, but financially it was for just a bit. Anyway, 10 years later, I really like this new one. Its rugged, and 4x4, which I have never had, even in...
  16. New member, owner, California: TOP THREE THREADS?

    New Member Introductions
    Hey all! I'm a new member and owner. In fact my 2000 SE is MY FIRST VEHICLE ever! I originally hoped to buy a 4Runner but when the opportunity presented itself I opted for the Xterra. One owner, well maintained though certainly not babied but never taken to the trails, ~115,000k. Admittedly...
  17. Should I buy a '01 Xterra?

    General Discussions
    Thinking about buying this 2001 Xterra, it is has 150k, a 5-speed manual with 4x4 and front/rear brush guards. Seller offered $3200.. been deciding back and forth for the past few days about making the purchase.. Buying from second owner, had current owner call prev. owner to ask about the...
  18. New member from Orange County CA

    New Member Introductions
    Just Saying Whats up! I am semi-new to the X. I owned one several years ago but was uninterested in it's capabilities (I was young and stupid). About a month ago I became terribly interested in nature photography and I needed a vehicle capable of taking me places I otherwise couldn't get to with...
  19. 09 Jeep Patriot 4x4

    Vehicles For Sale
    Selling a 09 jeep patriot sport 4x4. automatic, towing package, skid plates, ac, cd/mp3 player. 59xxx miles. 1 owner vehicle, clean title. well taken care of jeep, good runner, great gas mileage, great in the snow. in great condition minus a dent on the passenger side rear fender. loved it but...
  20. Purchasing an Xterra

    General Discussions
    Hey guys I'm brand new here but I've been really interested in getting rid of my Murano, and getting an Xterra. So I've been looking on auto trader for a while and finally came across a 2007 Xterra X with 75,000 miles only a couple miles from me...
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