2012 Nissan Xterra Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2012 Nissan Xterra

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2012 Nissan Xterra
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 2012 Nissan Xterra is $481. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2012 Nissan Xterra Problems

2012 Nissan Xterra vehicles have 2 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2012 Nissan Xterra problem is: Noise From the Front of the Engine
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. the failed...

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Group 4
Group 4
The Nissan Xterra Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 7th out of 26 for compact SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $481 which means it has lower than average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average and the frequency of those issues is low, so major repairs are uncommon for the Xterra.
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Most Common 2012 Nissan Xterra Questions

There are 4 related questions for 2012 Nissan Xterra vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Can the cross bars be mounted upside down ? does it require to removal of the cross bar end clamps ?
I've had a recurring problem with the air bag warning light. i replaced the passenger front seat belt pretentioner. ...

2012 Nissan Xterra Recalls

2012 Nissan Xterra vehicles have 2 known recalls. The most common recall is: Potential Engine Oil Leak.
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