1999 Nissan Altima Overview

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Trims

GLE
35 national listings
GXE
41 national listings
SE
9 national listings
SE Limited
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XE
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Average User Score

3.85 stars

Based on 17 reviews

5 Star; Highly Recommend by Wheeler
 — 5 Star Quality / Performance / Reliability / Cost of Ownership / Fun 5 Star Overall - A Gem Only two drawbacks: Seat angle is uncomfortablefor long drives, wide turning radius. Still not tired of... Read More
Durability by Kinreal
 — This is can last for years; the bulit is durable and easy to maintain. The car alerts you when something is wrong. Smail enough to park in tight spots. The moon sunroof allows the sun and fresh air th... Read More
Altima Must Mean Reliable In Japanese by Rob
 — Have owned the car for almost 100k now, 130k on the Odometer, and have done nothing but general maintenance. Starts every time, great gas mileage, and very comfortable. Read More

1999 Nissan Altima Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 17 reviews

1999 Nissan Altima

The Nissan Altima, which was redesigned in 1998, saw very few changes for the 1999 model year. The biggest change was the addition of a new trim, the SE Limited, which had a sportier suspension, more luxury features, and special badging.

The 1999 Altima came in five trims: the base XE, the midrange GXE, the sporty SE and SE Limited, and the luxury GLE. The GXE was the most popular model, and the GLE came standard with leather seating and a power driver's seat. All Altimas in the lineup shared a 2.4 liter, 150 horsepower four cylinder engine. Fuel economy is 21/29 mpg.

The Altima is popular because it offers a good value  but doesn't feel like an economy car. Drivers praise the 1999 Altima for its reliability and ample trunk space. Some owners find that the styling is a little bland.

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Nissan Altima Questions

prince735
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Why Cant I Get The Address Of Dealer Who Is Trying To Sell "99 Nissan Alti...

I drove to Conshohocken PA 2 times with no results due to the fact I was not in possession of an address or telephone #. they said the car was selling slowly and been on the lot for 97 days

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lboogie
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Should I Purchase A 1999 Nissan Altima With 220,000mi Very Well Maintained ...

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christfollower
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1999 Nissan Altima Starts And Runs Hard For A Few Seconds And Cuts Out Hard...

my 99 altima died driving down the road, towed it back to the house and found that the rotor button inside the distributor had came off do to the screw that hold's it in place striping out. I replac...

19 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
Dianne James
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1999 Nissan Altma

If car overheats. But will start up alright. Cohld it jist be valve cover gasket?

30 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
putolile
70

Why The Cooling Fan Wont Start Without Turning The Ac On?

when we turn on the car work and sound good but the fan wont start unless we turn on the a/c or unplugged the temp cooling sensor...thank

4,013 views with 29 answers (last answer 3 months ago)