1997 Nissan Sentra Overview


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Nissan Sentra Experts

#1 Doran Harney
Doran Harney
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Average User Score

3.95 stars

Based on 14 reviews

1997 Nissan Sentra by Michael
 — This is what everybody really should be driving. This is probably my perfect "modern" car. It has decent acceleration. The fuel economy is amazing - especially if you overinflate the tires. It's a... Read More
Buy If You Dont Need Height To Get In And Out by Val
 — When I totalled it, (rolled 4+times) I walked away with a few scratches. From the outside the car looked flat, but inside, the cab was ok. Looked great, great gas mileage. Would definatly buy a nis... Read More
Me & My Nissan by Chantal
 — Performance - Fantastic. NO problems whatsoever. No rattling and squeaking - even though it is a fairly old car. Sexy body and fantastic interior. Very economical and definitely value for money It is ... Read More

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Nissan Sentra Questions


Brake Light And Battery Light Stay On While Driving

I have a 97 Nissan Sentra with 154k miles and the battery light and brake light stay on while driving. A couple weeks ago the car would die out and the abs light came on and I would let off the...

118 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

When Replacing The Ecm On A 97 Sentra With Another Used Ecm Do I Have To Ha...

my 97 nissan sentra want start after trying many different things I was told by a mechamnic that its probley the ECM, I purchased a used one that matched but do I need to have the dearlership Flash it...

114 views with 2 answers (last answer 11 months ago)

Is There A Fuel Reset Button To Use

Turns over acts like it might start but doesn't

459 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

I Just Purchased A 1997 Sentra 4 Dr..i Noticed This Orange Light On The Lef...

162 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)
Tori Starkey

What Is The Black Goo Leaking Onto My Alternator?

I have a 97 nissan sentra and here is this black oily substance leaking onto my alternator. I can't figure out where it's coming from or what it is.

176 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)