How to Replace a Thermostat on an Xterra?

Answer The thermostat in an Xterra controls the flow and temperature of your engine coolant. If your SUV takes a long time to warm up, or if it overheats frequently---monitor the temperature gauge in your... Read More »

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How to Replace the Thermostat in a 2000 Nissan Xterra?

The thermostat in a 2000 Nissan Xterra opens up when the coolant reaches a predetermined temperature, which allows the coolant to circulate to the radiator. If the thermostat sticks open or closed,... Read More »

How to Repair a Thermostat on a Nissan Xterra?

The only way to repair the thermostat on a Nissan Xterra is to replace it. The thermostat has no parts that can be fixed or replaced. Heating and cooling weakens the moving parts on the unit. Any a... Read More »

How to Replace Xterra Brakes?

Taking the time to replace the brake pads on your Nissan Xterra will save you hundreds of dollars. Aside from the savings, you will also get the satisfaction of repairing your own vehicle. When rep... Read More »

How to Replace a Nissan Xterra Torsion Bar?

Nissan trucks use a torsion bar suspension at the front end rather than a torsion beam. In this system, a bar and lever support most of the truck's weight. The exact position and height of the bar ... Read More »