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Used Dodge Nitro

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2010 Dodge Nitro What's new for 2010? 
2010 Dodge Nitro

New standard features include the addition of the Decel Fuel Shut Off system (which improves mileage by cutting fuel during deceleration), front row active head restraints and an air filtration system. SE and SXT trims receive a six-speaker audio system, heated side mirrors and stain resistant seat fabric, while the SXT offers leather seating, a new body-colored grille and front air dam and an express up front passenger window. The R/T trim has been dropped.

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2009 Dodge Nitro What's new for 2009? 
2009 Dodge Nitro

Improvements to the Nitro's suspension include stiffer rear axle shafts, as well as retuned shocks, springs and anti-roll bars. New standard features include floor mats, Auto Unlock at exit and a rear dome lamp. The six-speed manual is no longer offered.

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2007 Dodge Nitro What's new for 2007? 
2007 Dodge Nitro

The Nitro offers buyers a dose of attitude in a category rife with "cute-utes."

About Dodge Nitro

The 2011 Dodge Nitro has a split personality. On one side, the Dodge Nitro is like any mid-size crossover offering seating for five, available all-wheel drive and an affordable sticker price. Then there is the Nitro's more extreme side, which displays bold and boxy styling, vivid color choices and massive 20-inch wheels. Placed side-by-side with a Honda CR-V or Chevrolet Equinox, the untrained observers would probably be hard pressed to place the Nitro in the same league. And, although the Nitro threatens to cannibalize sales from family members Jeep Liberty and Dodge Journey, Dodge isn't worried, saying the Nitro has its own unique niche defined by its artful blend of size, styling and features.

Consumer Reviews

One of the Best if not The Best i have ever owned.

By on Saturday, September 22, 2012

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 63,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Great fun to drive."

Cons: "Huge front windshield posts create blind spots."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"Comfortable and very road worthy. I can sit in this car all day long and not become tired or uncomfortable. Have made 5 trips from Phoenix to San Francisco with it and it is awesome. Plenty of room and ride is suprisingly smooth for an SUV. Doesn't handle like truck it is very stable. cornering is great. Average highway fuel mileage is approx 23 mpg.Great sound system and sirius sat radio. Only negatives are a few blind spots on the front windshield posts. Have the 3.7 liter engine with 4speed transmission. Wish I had the 4.0 with the 5 speed. It isn't as quick as i would like but not bad."

7 people out of 7 found this review helpful

Done with Dodge

By on Thursday, February 21, 2013

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 84,000

10 3.0
overall rating 3 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
3/10
Value
4/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
2/10
Performance
4/10
Styling
3/10
Comfort
7/10

Pros: "No real mechanical issues, Roomy interior"

Cons: "Overpriced, Cheaply made, Engine has no power"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 1

"I bought my 2007 Nitro new and I wish I would have researched more when making a new vehicle purchase. This was the first year of this model and it seems they never worked out the kinks because they stopped production only a few years later. I had a recall within the first year and since I had that work completed I notice the engine has lost power. With a V6 engine it has NO pickup! I would also say it was way overpriced and has lost a lot of value in the 6 years I have owned it. All the trim is cheap plastic including the interior door handles which have snapped and broken on me 3 times now! My runningboards have cracked and the plastic trim on the roof has been lifting for years. I also have had to replace the tail lights several times. It seems the average life is about 6-8 months for each one. Overall I have had no real mechanical issues except for lack of power and pick up with the engine. It struggles going up a steep hill and I need to make sure I have plenty of room when pulling into traffic to get up to highway speed. The ride is comfortable and the interior is very roomy. It does well in the snow, but the "traction control" is a joke. All it does is make a sensor go off telling you you are sliding. I don't feel any assistance with it."

5 people out of 5 found this review helpful

i love my dodge! one of the best vehicles i've had

By on Wednesday, May 23, 2012

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 13,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Looks Sharp, Great handling, Family Vehicle"

Cons: "none"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Yes my husband complains that is isn't the best on gas BUT it hasn't had a problem yet! I love how sharp it looks and it is the perfect vehicle for me! Does awesome in the winter snow, perfectly fits our 2 kids and has everything and more that I need in a vehicle!"

5 people out of 5 found this review helpful