Nissan Murano 2WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Nissan Murano 2WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 4 recalls, 4 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 652 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2004 2004 Nissan Murano 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 5 4 4
2003 2003 Nissan Murano 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 4 4

Fuel Efficiency

Nissan has manufactured models of Murano 2WD for 2 years. They average 20.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2004 Murano 2WD above average at 20 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2004 Murano 2WD to be $1,950 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $2,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Murano 2WD consumes about 16 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2004 Nissan Murano 2WD 20 23 18
2003 Nissan Murano 2WD 20 23 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Nissan Murano 2WD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2003. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2004 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 23 18
2003 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 23 18