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Used Nissan X-Trail Fault Guides

Used Car Expert Fault Guides tell you the common Nissan X-Trail faults and wear items that can become problems and big bills for their owner.

Independent research indicated that using our fault guides to check a car before you buy it can save you an average of £300 in surprise bills and hidden problems.

That's because our Nissan X-Trail fault guides are written so that anyone can understand them – even if you know nothing about cars and have no tools. For every common fault, we tell you what to look for, what it means and what it costs.

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Nissan X-Trail (2001 - 2007) Fault Guide
Nissan X-Trail (2007 - Present) Fault Guide


Nissan X-Trail (2001 - 2007) Fault Guide

View Nissan X-Trail (2001 - 2007) Fault Guide

We know of 8 NISSAN X-Trail (2001 - 2007) faults which our fault check guide makes it easy for you to spot and avoid.

  • 3 engine faults
  • 1 suspension wear items or faults
  • 1 interior problems
  • 1 bodywork issues
  • 2 recalls

Here's an example fault on the NISSAN X-Trail (2001 - 2007)

What to look for:

Open the bonnet and look for a silver box on top of the engine block. Inspect all around the box for oil weeping out. Usually, if oil is weeping out, it will be from the front left hand corner.

What it means:

The intercooler is leaking and needs to be replaced.

What to do

Negotiate a £1,800 discount or have the repair completed.


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Nissan X-Trail (2007 - Present) Fault Guide

View Nissan X-Trail (2007 - Present) Fault Guide

We know of 7 NISSAN X-Trail (2007 - Present) faults which our fault check guide makes it easy for you to spot and avoid.

  • 1 engine faults
  • 1 suspension wear items or faults
  • 1 interior problems
  • 1 bodywork issues
  • 3 recalls

Here's an example fault on the NISSAN X-Trail (2007 - Present)

What to look for:

Engine faults currently being researched. Please continue to next page for faults on other sections of this car.

What it means:

What to do


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