Seat Belt Problems of Nissan Xterra

Nissan Xterra owners have reported 14 seat belt related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 6 most common seat belt problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's front seat belt anchorage (4 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's front seat belt (3 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

  Recently reported Seat Belt problems of Nissan Xterra

The Front Seat Belt Anchorage problem

The vehicle went out of control and rolled over one and half times, it appears that the driver was killed as a result of the seat belt shoulder harness being wrapped around his neck extremely tight causing asphyxia.   Read details...

The Front Seat Belt problem

I own a 2002 Xterra se-SC the seatbelt on passenger side locks up but doesn't release when driving complained to dealer they can't find anything wrong with it. Can you pass some info to me when avalible. Dp   Read details...

The Seat Belt problem

Takata recall received air bag recall notice. Same time airbag light started flashing on dash. Took to dealer. Charged $124 to diagnose air bag light. Concluded seat belt. Refused to reprogram air bag til seat belt replaced for $500. Wrote to Nissan consumer affairs. Called me 4 times to discuss.   Read details...

The Front Seat Belt Retractor problem

Consumer noticed while installing a child seat that the rear left seat belt retractor did not retract. Dealership was notified.   Read details...

The Rear Seat Belt Buckle problem

I bought a 2006 Xterra, when I was strapping a child seat in the back I noticed that the center rear shoulder harness buckle and the left rear passenger seat belt buckle cross over one another when properly buckled. I called Nissan USA and they seemed to have no concerns about this defect.   Read details...




Switch Make:
Switch Model:
Nissan Xterra Service Bulletins icon-go-page
Nissan Xterra Safety Recalls icon-go-page
Nissan Xterra Defect Investigations icon-go-page
Nissan Xterra fuel economy icon-go-page