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2006 Nissan Xterra Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2006 Nissan Xterra owner complaints.

Most Common 2006 Nissan Xterra Problems

The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issue...
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue. ...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Brakes Problems

0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Drive Train Problems

2 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Electrical & Lights Problems

The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issue...
The 2005-2010 Nissan Xterra equipped with the automatic transmission may develop an issue which is commonly known as the "strawberry milkshake". The name is based on the color and consistency of t...

3 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Engine Problems

A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue. ...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
The coolant outlet on the front of the lower intake manifold may develop a coolant leak.

0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Maintenance Problem

0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2006 Nissan Xterra Problems & Complaints

The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issue...
The coolant outlet on the front of the lower intake manifold may develop a coolant leak.
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue. ...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
The 2005-2010 Nissan Xterra equipped with the automatic transmission may develop an issue which is commonly known as the "strawberry milkshake". The name is based on the color and consistency of t...
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