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The video above shows how to check the belts on your 2011 Nissan Xterra - if it gives more than a half inch when pressed, is cracked, frayed or appears shiny, you should change it (or have it changed) immediately. Worn belts in a Xterra are one of those things that can cause a lot of problems if ignored, while typically being fairly cheap and easy to replace. Check out our parts page for coupons on new belts for your Xterra!
The belts in your Xterra connect your engine to many of the components you use every day such as your air conditioner, battery (via the alternator), power steering and cooling system. As such, you may experience a dead battery, difficulty steering, overheating, etc. that might be due to a worn belt, not a faulty component! If your Xterra is one of those Nissans that shrieks horrendously when it runs, you likely have a worn belt, bad tensioner or both.
White light when you back up - yup, they burn out and you can replace them with bright LEDs2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6
DRLs are on more than your headlights. They burn out faster and should be replaced regularly2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6
One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6
Replacing a dirty air filter can improve gas mileage by up to 4%. Isn't efficiency great?2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6
Animals love the sweet smell of antifreeze, too bad it's toxic! Fix your minor leaks2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6
Carmakers are hiding interior fuse boxes all over the place these days - see how to check your interior fuses here!2011 Nissan Xterra S 4.0L V6