Isuzu MU-X Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Isuzu MU-X reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Isuzu MU-X 2016: Problems after servicing
Just recently had the 190,000km service done on my 2016 Isuzu MU-X and just started to take notice of a squealing/screeching noise just after a gear change happens or when I’m opting to use manual ...Read more
What do you recommend for towing a horse trailer and large draft-horse?
You guys have been great with advice - but I have some specific questions that I am hoping I can get a steer on. I need to be able to haul a horse trailer and large draft-horse - this means 3000kg ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2018: How much can my car tow?
I towed a 16-foot pop-top with my 2018 Isuzu MU-X in a 29 km headwind and was in fourth gear for 300 km. If l used fifth gear, it would drop back to fourth. I was hoping to upgrade to an 18-20 ft. ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2017: How do I fix broken back seats?
I have a 2017 Isuzu MU-X, the larger second row seat will not return to the upright position. It seems as though the seat belt is stuck and not releasing, holding the back down. How do I release the ...Read more
What SUV should I buy?
I'm looking to purchase an SUV and like the Mercedes-Benz 240 auto. I want to pay up to $60,000. Do you recommend any other SUV? Read more
Why is my Isuzu MU-X LST 2016 stalling?
I am having issues with my 2016 Isuzu MU-X LST stalling. Have you heard of similar issues previously and what might it be? It’s still under new car warranty and the Isuzu servicing cannot find out ...Read more
Has Nedahl Stelio reviewed the Isuzu MUX 2019?
Has Nedahl Stelio done a review on the Isuzu MUX? I would like a 'same person' review and have listened to her review on the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport and VW Multivan... From a female perspective, I ...Read more
What towing vehicle should I buy?
We are a retired couple looking at buying a vehicle with a towing capacity of 2500 kg upwards. There are only two of us, but we may take the grandkids at times. We like the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, ...Read more
What's the best car for towing a van?
May I ask your advice about choosing a car to tow a van ("Eco Tourer" probably - up to 2000 kg) for the grey nomad round-Aussie trip, for starters. We have driven and like the Jeep Grand Cherokee ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2015: Whistling sound at high speeds
My 2015 Isuzu MU-X makes an annoying high-pitched whistling sound when driving at high speeds. Doesn’t do it as much below 80 km/h, varies in volume, worse when trucks pass in the other direction. Is ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2014: Service light and Vacuum Switching Valve availability
I have a 2014 Isuzu MU-X and the service light keeps coming on. Isuzu says the fault is with the Vacuum Switching Valve, which are nil stock in Australia. I am meant to tow a caravan on holidays with ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2018: Should I buy one?
I am confused whether I should buy a 2018 Isuzu MU-X or not, as it comes with seven seats as compared to other competitors? Read more
Isuzu MU-X 2013: Why is my traction control light on?
The traction control light in my 2013 Isuzu MU-X is coming on from a cold start. The engine wiring harness has been replaced and it’s still doing the same. Now the shop is saying the battery is low, ...Read more
Isuzu MUX LSU 4x4 2018: Does it need an extra a transmission oil cooler?
I am interested in buying a 2018 Isuzu MUX LSU 4x4 for caravanning. Do I need to add a transmission oil cooler, as I have read on forums that many recommend it to keep the transmission cool? Read more
My Isuzu MU-X has turbo underboost
My 2015 Isuzu MU-X had an engine check and the cause is code P0299 (turbo underboost). When the mechanic checked the turbo sensor it was working fine. What other reasons might be behind that ...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
MU-X transmission shudder and noise
I have a 2016 Isuzu MU-X. When the cruise control is disengaged by applying pressure on the footbrake at speeds over 80km/h there is a shudder and a noise from the transmission as it appears to go ...Read more
Best 7-seat SUV with second and third row child seats?
I am in the market for a new 7-seater SUV, and whilst there are plenty of choices available, the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, Mazda CX-9 and the Ford Everest are my current favourites along with the ...Read more
Isuzu MU-X for towing
We currently have a 2012 Mazda BT50 4x2 dual-cab ute we use to tow a 21-foot caravan weighing about 2100 kg and would like to know if an Isuzu MU-X LST 4x4 would be a suitable tow vehicle? Read more
Happy with MU-X
My wife and I bought an Isuzu MU-X earlier this year and, so far, cannot speak highly enough of it. We previously had a dual-fuel VE Commodore, so everything about the MU-X was different. Unloaded, ...Read more