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    Modification Questions
    Hello fellow X people! I just joined and got my first X, and i was wondering if anyone else had any luck finding a front receiver hitch option for a first gen X? Mine is a 2000 Xterra SE. Thank you in advance! X on!
  2. Gen 2 trailer hitch - frame gap

    Modification Questions
    Hey everyone, I'm brand new the the Xterra world. Just picked up an '05 4WD and am adding a trailer hitch. The hitch mounting plates are spaced at 40 1/4", but my frame is at 41". The bumper mounting plates don't look bent or tweaked in any way and needless to say are also spaced at 41". So I...
  3. Bike rack dilemma

    General Discussions
    Hi everyone. I joined your group last week and have been enjoying all the topics of discussion on the site. I just bought a 2012 pro 4x last week and I love it more already then the subaru outback I traded in for the X. So from the title of this post, this is my question and dilemma. On my...
  4. Hitch Basket

    General Discussions
    I am thinking about buying one of these. They have 500 pound max load. Wondered if anyone has any input on these baskets.
  5. DIY: 2nd gen hitch wiring (Nissan factory harness w/ aftermarket plug)

    How To's, DIY and Write ups
    Hey guys and girls. Some of you may know that I nearly ripped the factory towing harness plug off my hitch a few days ago. Well, today, I repaired it by reusing the factory wiring and a $15 Hopkins plug that I picked up at Wal-Mart. First, I removed the receiver hitch, rear bumper, and...
  6. Introduction

    New Member Introductions
    I'm new to this forum, in fact it is the first forum I have signed up with. I figured that now that I am a proud owner of an Xterra there had to be a few people that might have some advice to share. A bit about me - I live in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St.Paul, but love to get up north...
  7. HELP with front mount tow hitch

    New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone. I have a 2002 Xterra XE and I love wheelin through the sand to get to the surf for fishin. I want to throw a rod/cooler rack on the front of my xterra for exactly that reason. I cant put it on the back because I would not be able to open the gate to get to my tackle and other...
  8. Do they come bent?

    Exterior Mods
    I bought a trailer hitch for my 2002 from someone else who also has a 2002. Both are the plain model; not the sport/towing edition. The trailer hitch itself doesn't appear to be bent or messed up. With the hitch came two black ~6" long, 1" wide, 1/4" thick pieces of metal with three square...
  9. FS: Hitch, Bumper, Spare tire holder

    Hitch 90 plus shipping Bumper 125 plus shipping Spare tire holder 25 plus shipping [/IMG] [/IMG] [/IMG][/IMG] OR willing to trade for some new shocks :D Looking for Ranchos for lift All stickers included lol
  10. adding a trailer hitch got some questions

    Modification Questions
    hey there. i have a 04 xterra but it dose not have trailer hitch, I got it about probably around a year ago and now im looking to add a hitch to it this year. my question is whether or not the xterra is pre-wired for the wiring harness and if there is a difference in the 04 xterra's that had...
  11. 00-04 Hitch 101

    General Discussions
    Seems like we get a lot of repetitive hitch questions so heres a chance to build a post of all known info to help ease the confusion Step 1 do you have a hitch already? yes step 2, no step 5 Step 2. Is your X auto or stick shift? auto step 3 , stick step 6 Step 3, the auto is rated up to...
  12. New from FL

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I recently traded my 2008 Jeep Unlimited for a 2008 Xterra 4x4. Gives us better tow capacity for future RV and meantime I'm enjoying a more civilized highway ride. Mods so far include a 2" "ReadyLift", 285/75R16 General Grabber 2's, and diy rear bumper w/ receiver, front receiver, portable...
  13. 2000-2004 Hitch for sale 2"

    Had to get rid of my 2000 Xterra, but took some parts off before the trade in. "Hidden Hitch" 2" hitch will fit 2000-2004 xterra's. Black, comes with all mounting hardware. Takes 20 minutes to mount, no drilling required. $75 ////// sold //////
  14. Need some help with a Hitch

    Exterior Mods
    So I bought this hitch used from another Xterra owner who just shrocked his rear end. He has an '02 and its the hitch that came with the tow package on his X so it should work for mine. Well I went to install it and I see 2 of the holes it should mount to (in blue) but the 3rd hole is...