null 1996 Nissan Pathfinder

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1996 Nissan Pathfinder specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Nissan Pathfinder warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

1996 Nissan Pathfinder XE 4dr 4x21996 Nissan Pathfinder XE 4dr 4x41996 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4dr 4x4
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$22,399$24,399$27,549
    Invoice *$20,169$21,970$24,807
    Engine3.3L V-6 168 HP3.3L V-6 168 HP3.3L V-6 168 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg16.0 mpg16.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy20.0 mpg18.0 mpg18.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.3L V-6 168 HP3.3L V-6 168 HP3.3L V-6 168 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator70 amp70 amp70 amp
    Battery48 amp48 amp48 amp
    Axle Ratio4.384.384.38
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank21.1 gal.21.1 gal.21.1 gal.
    Drive Typerear-wheelpart-time four-wheelpart-time four-wheel
    Locking Hub Controlautomaticautomaticautomatic
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Wheels104.3 " chromeN/AN/A
    Front TiresP235/70PR15.0 M+SP235/70PR15.0 M+SP235/70PR15.0 M+S
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/A265/75265/75
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-sizefull-sizefull-size
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity5N/AN/A
    Front Seat Typesplit-benchbucketbucket
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls2-way2-way2-way
    Rear Seatsbenchsplit-benchsplit-bench
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Roof FeaturesN/AN/Aroof rack
    Vanity MirrorspassengerN/Adual illuminated
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullpartialpartial
    Cargo CoverN/AN/Afolding
    Cargo NetN/AN/Acargo net
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    RadioAM stereo/FM stereoAM stereo/FM stereoAM stereo/FM stereo
    Cruise ControlN/AN/Acruise control
    Door LocksN/AN/Apower
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AN/Akeyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AN/Apower
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasepowerpowerpower
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door release
    Water Temp GaugeN/Aengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Front WindowsN/AN/Apower
    Rear WindowsN/AN/Apower
    Tinted WindowsN/AN/Alight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiperrear windshield wiper
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Panic AlarmN/AN/Apanic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Exterior Cargo Length178.3 "N/AN/A
    Exterior Length178.3 "178.3 "178.3 "
    Exterior Width68.7 "68.7 "72.4 "
    Exterior Height67.1 "67.1 "67.9 "
    Wheelbase106 "106 "106 "
    Curb Weight3,675 lbs.3,920 lbs.3,985 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight3,500 lbs.N/AN/A
    Exterior Cargo Width68.7 "N/AN/A
  • Exterior Features
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/Alip
    Skid Plates122
    Bumpers1 front tow hook(s)N/Achrome
    Rear BumperN/A1 rear tow hook(s)1 rear tow hook(s)
    Fender FlaresN/Ablackblack
    Grille MoldingsN/AN/Achrome
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remotedual manualdual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles606060
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1996 Nissan Pathfinder safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
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