The Trail Rig - 07 "S"
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Vehicle Name The Trail Rig - 07 "S"
Year 2007
Make Nissan
Model Xterra
Color Avalanche White
Packages 4x4 S
2007 Nissan Xterra
History This was my dd/tow rig until I blew the transmission. Now it's my trail rig and will still be use for towing purposes for now. Big changes are on the horizon.

Full build thread here: 2007 White S Auto
- Blacked out badges
- Heated Mirrors in OEM mirrors
- Tow Mirrors - made quick disconnect harness so I can quickly swap between stock and tow mirrors (only use tow mirrors on fishing vacations)
- Added OEM Fog Lights
- Added OEM Body Side Molding
- Bosh Icon front wipers
- 16" rear wiper blade and rear wiper spring mod
- Melt Mod
- Removed side steps and mud flaps
- Removed Viggs hood blackout - just not for me
- RockyMtnX Front Recovery Brackets
- Gas Strut Hood Rods from OffroadGorilla

- Kenwood Excelon head unit
- Weathertech Floor Liners (Front)
- McMaster Rear Hatch Struts - 175 lb Should have gone with 150 lb. On the bright side, the hatch still flies up 3 years later in -15* F temps.
- Universal Bedmat version of "Rex rug"
- Heavy Duty D-rings for cargo area
- Truck tool kit w/ Craftsman under seat boxes
- Uniden Pro520XL CB
- Firestik II 2' Antenna
- DIY onboard co2 system (not for every day carry)

In-Car Entertainment
Changing this to Armor because in car entertainment would fall under Interior

- Homemade Quick Detach Sliders
- PRG Aluminum Diff Cover
- Hefty Fab Skids - Full set including Radiator Skid

Under the Hood
- M226 w/3.54 gears from 2012 manual s
- R180 w/3.54 gears from 2009 manual frontier
- lokka
- Rear diff breather mod
- Radiator bypass with 2nd Transmission cooler - No SMOD for me!!!
- Femco oil drain valve - No-Spill Systems P/N 15-12125-01

- Radflo OEM length coilovers with 600 lb springs (will make them extended length when I rebuild them)
- Custom 1" thick top plate spacer (~2" lift)
- Moog LCA's
- Nisstec cam bolts
- OME LT/MED CS061R Leaf pack - Added the OME D37XL HD leaf to convert this to a HD pack
- Bilstein 0-2" 5100 rear shocks - these top out at the same time the leafs fully extend
- PRG Adjustable Shackles - middle hole
- Removed front sway bar
- Removed rear sway bar

Wheel and Tire
- 285/75R16 Nitto Terra Grapplers on 16x8.5 MB TKO's

Previously 265/75R16 Firestone Destination AT's with 1.25" Bora Spacers on Stock Wheels (Removed/Replaced)
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