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I am a brand new owner of the "Project X" my 2009 Nissan Xterra, but i was the owner of a few Jeep (I Know, I Know) in the past, CJ7 '84 on 35" tires and Jeep Gladiator '65 on 37" tires. Now i want a truck then i can use everyday, not just a week end truck. I just start this "Project X" i hope you enjoy the built and the future add on. I hope you like it and follow the built. Thanks!

Username: BigBearOverlander
Xterra's Nickname: Project X

Make: Nissan
Year: 2009
Model: Xterra
Trim: X 4WD 5AT
Color: Super Black (KH3)

Purchase Date: November 2020
Purchase Price: 5500$ CAD with 8 tires brand new (4 summer with OEM mag 16", 4 winter with black rims 16")
Home Base: Near Beloeil, QC Canada

Mileage: 165 000 km

MODS:

PAINTED:

-Front grill and valance panel (Undercoating)
-Oem Side steps and bracket (Undercoating)
-Corner rear steps (Undercoating)
-Front metal bumper under the cover bumper, all door bottom and inside tailgate door. (Corrostop Ultra)
-Winter rims (Corrostop Ultra)
-Under hood front & side (Corrostop Ultra)
-Brake calliper paint in red (VHT)
-Emblems (Satin Black)

REPAIR LIST:
-One middle leaf spring broke rear driver side (next upgrade)

SUSPENSION:
-Rancho RS-5000 shock in the rear (extra from my old CJ-7, until i make the big move)

BRAKES:
-Wagner brake termoquiet QC1094 ceramic disc pad set with installation hardware (Front)
-Wagner brake termoquiet PD1100 ceramic disc pad set with installation hardware (Rear)
-Cross-drilled disk brake rotor (Front & Rear)
-Calliper (Front & Rear)
-PRG Extended Stainless steel braided hose line (front & Rear)

ELECTRICAL:
-Pannasonic head unit single din MXE CQ-C9801U
-Pioneer equalizer EQ-6500
-Blue Sea systems fuse box
-Stetion 100 amp circuit breaker
-2x battery pole connectors dual 1/0 and 8 gauge (pos & neg)
-1000w Power inverter Dewalt in cargo area passenger cubby with outlet in shift console and rear bumper
-Dual usb outlets in the dash

INTERIOR:
-Weathearguard floor mats
-Rocker Light Switch pannel with contura II switch (install near shifter)
-Garmin GPS Nuvi 765 (Windshield Suction mount)
-Led Cool Light Map/Dome/Cargo Lights & led strip tailgate door
-Maglight led conversion 5D mount with quick fist (In the trunk)
-Phog light OEM Led Conversion
-(2) Mob Armor MobNetic Plates (iphone & ipad)
-MA Mob Armor MobNetic Stick 90
-MA Mob Armor (
MOBM2-BLK-LG) cell holder
-Molle Seat Panel (Driver Seat)
-Molle sunvisor
-Emergency Hammer & seat belt cutter (Mount on center console, driver side)

-Teinted Windows
-Napa mechanic led light (Mount inside the tailgate with quick fist)
-Shuvle (Mount inside the tailgate with quick fist)
-Fiskar X17 axe (Mount on the tailgate with quick fist)
-Gerber saw (Mount on the tailgate with quick fist)
-Smith & Wesson fixe blade survival knife (Mount on the tailgate with quick fist)
-Trailer Brake controller Tekonsha & Brake control wiring adapter Nissan
-3x Action Packer 8 gal. storage
-Seat heat switch (driver & passenger)
-2x Dorman seat heater kit #628-040
-Tekonsha Primus IQ trailer brake controller and wiring
-Abey 20 pcs V-ring anchors for cargo rack
-Maxxhaul 50149 premium folding alluminium cargo carrier 50" X 22" (painted black) with custom legs (In the cargo area)

EXTERIOR:
-AVS Ventshade Smoke In-Channel (4 doors)
-Gorilla Lock Nuts Acorn Black Chrome wheel locks
-Trico 16-B Exact fit rear whiper blade 16" & spring mods
-Beesclover T-Handle lock (Dry Box)
-Lund 288272 Challenger Series Brite ATV on the roof with McMaster Carr Bracket
-Hood air deflector (#999d5kr000 Courtesy Parts)
-Hood strutt shock Nissan Navara
-Off-Road Gorilla battery tie down X & SS hook
-3M grip tape on top rear bumper arrows
-Curt towing hitch classe 3 and wiring and relay kit

LIGHTNING:
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Nilight Led Light Bar 20" (Spot/Flood Combo) middle of the front bumper 420W
-Nilight Cube Led Pods Light 60W Hood Mount (ditch light)
-Nilight Flush Mount Led Light Pods (Back-Up Light) Integrated in the rear bumper 42W
-Nilight TL-03 3/4"Led Side Indicator Bullet Marker Light (Amber) in the grill
-Vipmotoz Full LED License Plate Light Lamp Assembly 6000K
-Scoparc Led lightning 9007/HB5 12000LM 6000k Bright White
-Recon roof position light smoke black #264155BK
-KC Cyclone LED universal under hood lightning kit #365

RECOVERY GEAR:
-48" Hi-Lift Jack & Bracket
-Pro Comp Tree Saver Strap
-Pro comp 3"x30' Recovery Strap
-Few shackle (Various size)
-Warn Hitch Receiver Shackle
-Napa leather gloves
-Napa mechanic gloves
-Shuvle (Mount inside the tailgate with quick fist)

COMMS:
-Cobra 7 Ultra CB radio in the center console
-Prostick 48" CB Antenna, quick disconnect, heavy duty spring & bracket

ON BOARD AIR SYSTEM (OBA):
-Portable air compressor with 2.5 lbs tank
-Air Hose 1/4" 25' coil with quick disconnect adaptor (From a previous kit)
-Air hose 3/8" 25' with quick disconnect adaptor

CAMPING:
-Napoleon Travel Q BBQ
-2 Camp Chair
-Foldable table 48"
-Sleeping bag
-Whoole blanket
-2 burner stove Coleman
-Lantern Coleman
-Coleman water jug
-Igloo cooler (ice box)
-Camping Bow saw
-Electric extension 100 ft. & 25 ft. power extension caddy

OTHER THING:
-Program & Cut second Key/Remote by Nissan
-Shoot with rustproof every year (I am in Quebec)
-Idler poulie and the serpentine belt
-Fog light anytime mod
-SMOD mod
-Rear Diff. Breather Extension Mod
-Window motor front driver side new

TO DO LIST:
-Upgrade light to led all arround
-Rocker switch pannel overhead console frontier
-Rocker switch pannel for cargo area

WISH LIST:
-Off-Road Rock Slider
-Raingler Ceilling Cargo Net (Mesh)
-Warn or SmittyBilt Winch 9500lbs
-Suspension Calmini 5 inch
-New tires 33" M/T
-Baofeng UV-5R V3 8 watts


Toyo Open country A/T 265/75r16 on OEM mag

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With Winter tires! (265/75r16 on black steel rims)

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Tailgate Strutt Install 175 Lbs
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Weatherguard floor mats, I love them...
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Rocker switch panel install. Switch for the future winch, Arb compressor, Power inverter (next order), back-up light (cube in the rear bumper), Light bar 20" in the front bumper).

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Next switch pannel to install in the overhead custom console (6 switch) The 2 fog lights switch for driver and passenger roof rack side light 2 on each side cube led light, back-up 20 inch light bar roof rack, driving light im gone a change the switch cover for another use (Roof top Light bar), Windshield lights 2 cube light,
and the other 2 switch in the cargo area Arb Fridge, Arb compressor. Still missing some switch, but i will get there.

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Finally got my key and remote, need to pass to nissan now.

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I install few tie down in the cargo area.

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Mag light 5D mount with quick fist and the newX.org sticker finally install.

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Tailgate cover remove to install some goodies...

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Stering wheel spiner, inclinometer and a garmin gps.
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Emergency hammer and rocker switch install.

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Flashlight mout to the door.

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New led headlight low/hi-beam install.

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Little job on the cluster, replace the reset button...

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Tailgate cover remove to install some goodies...

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Stering wheel spiner, inclinometer and a garmin gps.
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Emergency hammer and rocker switch install.

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Flashlight mout to the door.

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New led headlight low/hi-beam install.

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Little job on the cluster, replace the reset button...

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How are the new LED lights? Where they easy to install? any issues?
 

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I install my switch for the seat heater in the dash, now i have to find the harness at the junkyard from a frontier to connect dose switch. I don’t think I can buy them separately, i will come with the complete factory harness. For the moment i use the switch that come with it.

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