Nissan Pathfinder Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Nissan Pathfinder reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Nissan Pathfinder recalled for possible brake fault fire risk
Nissan is recalling almost 400,000 cars globally, including more than 6000 Pathfinder SUVs in Australia, due to a brake fault which could cause vehicles to catch fire. Read more
What are the best 7-seat SUV's?
I am looking for a 7-seat SUV that has third row child seat anchor points. The only cars I have found that are suitable are the Nissan Pathfinder, the Holden Acadia and the Mazda CX-9. The CX-9 is ...Read more
Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, led by American Special Vehicle’s converted Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups. ...Read more
Failed clutch in 2006 Nissan Pathfinder
My son bought a 2006 Nissan Pathfinder from a licenced trader exactly one month ago to the day. He has travelled 1000 km. The clutch failed today and had a burning smell and the vehicle had to be ...Read more
Will a Nissan Pathfinder tow a horse float?
Will a Nissan Pathfinder be able to tow a horse float? The horse weighs 450 kg and the float is 800 kg. Read more
What's a fuel efficient SUV on the market?
I've been searching for a small-mid sized 4WD wagon with low range and a turbo-diesel engine. Fuel economy is very important, as this vehicle will regularly be doing very long trips, so less than 8L/ ...Read more
Toyota Prado: Buying tips
I need advice on buying a new car suitable for alpine roads. It's tough to find something that meets my requirements. I need a 4WD, petrol (prefer not to have to stuff around with alpine diesel), a ...Read more
How to find cars that are easy to get in and out of?
I have artificial hips and have trouble getting into most vehicles. My Nissan Patrol was too high, and my current vehicle, a Subaru Forester, is causing trouble because of the lip on the floor on the ...Read more
Used Nissan Pathfinder review: 2005-2015
Ewan Kennedy reviews the 2005-2015 Nissan Pathfinder as a used buy. Nissan Pathfinder has had a mixed career in Australia since it arrived in 1986 as a tough, two-door 4WD wagon based on the Navara ...Read more
Replacement options for a 2005 Pathfinder?
I need to find a replacement for my 2005 R51 Nissan Pathfinder diesel, which has just holed a piston. I tow a caravan, ski boat and do the occasional four-wheel driving. I also use four-wheel drive ...Read more
Pathfinder Hybrid battery pack covered by warranty?
I have a 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid (ST) with the factory three-year warranty, plus an extended factory warranty I bought at the time of purchase. Do the warranties cover the hybrid battery pack, ...Read more
How to get the best cash deal on a Nissan Pathfinder?
I'm thinking of buying a 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Ti 4x4 and was wondering how to get the best deal with cash. How much margin do car yards have to move? Read more
Best 7-seater SUV?
We are considering the purchase of a 7-seater SUV and have test driven three contenders. The Nissan PathFinder ST-L, enticed by the current finance deal, good features, spacious and fuel efficiency; ...Read more
Pathfinder fuel sender issue
Our 2006 Nissan Pathfinder has a problem with the fuel sender unit. When we purchased it in 2006 all was good, but a couple of years later the fuel sender unit was replaced under warranty. A couple ...Read more
2015 Pathfinder Ti - extended warranty?
I have just bought a new 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Ti 4WD, which is covered by a three-year warranty. I am keen on taking out extended warranty for peace of mind. What are your thoughts on extended ...Read more
$50K SUV - Pathfinder vs Kluger vs Grand Cherokee
I've about $50,000 to spend on a new SUV and have narrowed it down to the Nissan Pathfinder ST-L 2WD and Toyota Kluger GXL 2WD. The Nissan has more car for your money, good on fuel and reasonable ...Read more
Best replacement for Kluger?
The only issue I have with my 2008 Toyota Kluger is the poor turning circle. I looked at the new, US-made Kluger a year ago and didn’t think the finish was all that good. I want a replacement to be ...Read more
Fuel efficiency of Pathfinder?
I have the new R52 Nissan Pathfinder Ti two-wheel drive. Nissan claims it would do 9.9L/100 km, but I cannot get it below 13. I have taken it back several times, but to no avail. Any advise? Read more
Transmission issues for Pathfinder
With no warning the auto transmission in my 2009 Nissan Pathfinder disintegrated at 130,000 km. The cost of repairs is about $5000-$6000. Have you had any feedback on what seems to be major problem? Read more
2014 Nissan Pathfinder any good?
My daughter had a really bad experience with her Ford Territory when its brakes failed and is looking to replace it. She is looking at the 2014 Nissan Pathfinder ST X-Tronic 2WD, but has been told ...Read more