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Is the 2008 Nissan Navara reliable?

Is the 2008 Nissan Navara reliable?

The D40 Navara is generally robust and reliable, but reports from carsGuide readers suggest the clutch is an issue. Some owners are reporting they are replacing clutches at odometers as low as 25,000km, and some have had to replace two or more clutches inside 100,000km.

What are the problems with Nissan Navara?

Known issues include fuel-injection failure, roof rust, premature clutch wear in manual models, electronics issues, turbo-charger failures and sagging rear springs. Such problems can apply to any similar truck, so don’t be too put off by the D40 Navara.

Which Nissan Navara has engine problems?

D23 (2014–present) Even though the Nissan Navara is mostly considered to be a tried and tested vehicle, it seems as if owners of Navara bakkies fitted with the YD25DDTi diesel engines (especially the ones in the D22 and D40 generations) experience the bulk of issues.

Is the Nissan Navara a STX 4X4?

The Navara is a four-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 2.3L DIESEL TWIN TURBO 4 engine that has 140 kW of power (at 3750 rpm) and 450 Nm of torque (at 1500 rpm) via a Six-speed Manual.

What can a 2008 Nissan Navara tow?


DX 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SPEED MANUAL 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SP MAN 1500kg
DX (4X4) 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SPEED MANUAL 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SP MAN 2800kg
Outlaw (4×4) 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SPEED AUTOMATIC 2.5L, Diesel, 5 SP AUTO 3000kg
Outlaw (4×4) 2.5L, Diesel, 6 SPEED MANUAL 2.5L, Diesel, 6 SP MAN 3000kg

What engine does a 2008 Nissan Navara have?

Engine: 2488cc DOHC four-cylinder (24 valve) Power: 126kW @ 4000rpm. Torque: 403Nm @ 2000rpm. Induction: Turbocharged common rail.

Is HiLux better than Navara?

On-road, the HiLux is a definite improvement over the previous generation. In terms of on-road ride, the Navara is a winner. Both utes make obvious concessions on smooth rides in the name of load carrying, but the five-link coil setup does deal with undulations much better.

Is Nissan Navara worth buying?

Verdict. All in all, the Nissan Navara presents itself as a great value-for-money pickup truck. It also brings with it an attractive price point making it one of the best value for money options for those looking to get a pickup truck.

Is the Nissan Navara a good 4X4?

Pretty solid. The 4WD system is easy to operate with a simple dial-operated selection of 2H, 4H (high-range 4WD) or 4L (low-range 4WD). The Navara has a rear diff-lock if you need it. The Navara feels low and long and, at times, vulnerable to hitting the ground.

Are Nissan navaras good off road?

Ground clearance is listed as 224mm. The combination of engine braking and hill descent control is good enough to keep the Navara to a steady, low-speed pace on severe slippery downhills.

Are Nissan navaras good for towing?

The Navara offers great engine performance when towing or not, and is now much more stable when towing with the new dampers fitted for Model Year 2017. However ride quality over patchy road surfaces is not great, towing or not.

How much can I tow with my Nissan Navara?

3,500 KG
NAVARA: THE PICK-UP WITH SUPERB TOWING CAPACITY Capable towing is engineered right into the Navara. With plenty of power and low-end torque, you’re ready to tow up to 3,500 KG on all models.