Isuzu D-Max Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Isuzu D-Max reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Isuzu D-Max 2014: What should I look for when buying a used car?
I'm looking to buy a second hand 2014 onwards Isuzu D-Max. It should preferably be under $20,000, under 100,000 km, have a tow bar and soft tonneau cover with straps. Is this possible and what ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2012: Why is my motor making a screeching noise?
Do you know what would be causing a high pitch screeching/whistle sound out of the motor on my 2012 Isuzu D-Max? I added EGR/Turbo Cleaner and a new tank of fuel. It has only done 43,000 km. The ...Read more
How much is a 2012 Isuzu D-Max worth?
Is $19,000 for a 2012 Isuzu D-Max a good deal? It has 161,000 km on it and will be a family vehicle, not for a tradie. Read more
Should the Isuzu D-Max 2017 be recalled?
We purchased a new Isuzu D-Max 3.0-litre diesel space cab 4x4 in late 2017 and have done about 70,000 km. We farm a stock/cereal grain property so the vehicle is used in the paddocks and mainly on ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2011: The lights don't flash when locking or unlocking
The lights in my 2011 Isuzu D-Max don't flash when button on the key remote is pressed. Any advice on what the issue might be and what I should do? Read more
Isuzu D-Max LS 2010: What to look for when buying
My hubby and I are looking at buying a 2010 Isuzu D-Max LS two-wheel drive. Wondering if you can advise of any issues to look out for. It looks to have had regular services and seems to be in good ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2017: Turbo failures
After reading heaps of reports regarding turbo failures on the Isuzu D-Max 2017, I have so much doubt in driving my car from Perth to Brisbane. I have read some reports that one fellow D-Max owner ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2010: DPF filter?
I have a 2010 Isuzu D-Max 3.0-litre turbo-diesel; does this model have the DPF filter? Any other known issues? Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2017: Is it good for short distance driving?
I’m thinking of buying a 2017 Isuzu D-max LS-U, but some people told me that it's not good for short distances because something or other doesn’t get to burn. I'm no car expert and I would only drive ...Read more
Isuzu D-MAX 2004: Hard starting and loss of power
I have a 2004 Isuzu Adventure 3.0-litre turbo-diesel. It is suffering from hard starting and gradual loss of power. I have taken it to several dealers and they say there is nothing wrong. Can you ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max: No power uphill
My Isuzu D-Max auto has no power or torque on hills. The engine seems "flat" when I'm going up a small incline/hill. Max speed is also limited to 90 km/h, even on a downhill slope? Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2016: What happens if you don't take diesel-powered cars for long trips?
Shortly after buying a new Isuzu D-Max in 2016 and my wife became seriously ill. She won’t recover and I am now her carer. I can’t use the D-Max as much as I'd like or intended. It has only done 8000 ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X and D-Max: Cracked inner guard in engine bay
Have there been any reports of cracks appearing in the inner guard in the engine bay just forward of the compliance plate of the Isuzu MU-X?I have seen some reports about the D-Max that seems to have ...Read more
Why do manufacturers put indicator lights 'inside' the headlamp cluster?
What is it with so many new cars being designed with indicator lights on the inside of the headlight?To name a few, just in dual cabs, the Isuzu D-Max, Nissan Navara, Ford Ranger, and many others.I' ...Read more
My car keeps stalling
My 2014 Isuzu D-Max recently started to stall when it's almost to a stop.I've cleaned the injectors, PCV and fuel pressure sensor, which has slightly helped. It still stalls but not regularly.Can you ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max: Is it worth getting a another EGR?
Just about done 140,000 km on my Isuzu D-Max. Replaced the EGR under warranty at 70,000 km. No longer covered by warranty. Have been told to give engine carbon cleaning a go. Is it worth it? I’m ...Read more
Mitsubishi Pajero or Isuzu D-MAX: Chassis cracking on ute?
After many months deciding on a 4WD to tow our 1.7-tonne caravan around Australia in the coming years I have finally whittled it down to either a Mitsubishi Pajero or an Isuzu D-MAX King-cab with ...Read more
Isuzu D-Max 2013: Is it a lemon?
I Purchased my Isuzu D-Max new in 2013. The diff disintegrated after only 58,310 road km, the fuel pump was replaced at 40,924 km, the replacement pump only travelled 17,386 km, but Isuzu dishonored ...Read more
Suitable replacement for Jeep Grand Cherokee?
After five lower back surgeries I am after a car that would aid in comfort and was about to start looking at Landrovers.I had a Jeep Grand Cherokee and I found it ultimately comfortable and the ...Read more