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06 Nissan Sentra Se-r Spec V by Ryan
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2006 Nissan Sentra Overview

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2006 Nissan Sentra

You wouldn't know the 2006 Sentra is Nissan's compact economy car based on its power, performance, and premium features.  Though the base model is relatively bare-boned, the other trims pack in a lot of elements of convenience and comfort at an affordable price.  For 2006, Nissan makes minimal changes to the Sentra, as it prepares a major overhaul for 2007.  
The 2006 Sentra comes in four trims.  The 1.8 and 1.8S feature a 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder engine at 126-hp, available with either a standard 5-speed manual or optional 4-speed automatic.  The 1.8S is essentially a Special Edition package that adds most of the cosmetic features of the sportier SE-R trims, such as power front seats, keyless entry, a trip computer, foglights, and rear spoiler.  The fun and fast SE-R uses the same engine but tuned to get 165-hp and comes only with the auto tran.  The SE-R Spec V hits 175-hp with a 6-speed manual transmission and comes with sport seats and Brembo brakes.  The SE-R models are standard with ABS brakes, performance shocks, front side airbags, and either 16 or 17-inch tires (to the 15-inch tires on the 1.8 models).  
Drivers love the 2006 Sentra SE-R, because it is fast and quick off the line.  The detuned engines are adequate, if not quite as responsive.  Owners love the comfortable seats, gas mileage, and overall budget savings.  Complaints point out the limited rear legroom and the inadequate cupholders that are located too close to the CD player.


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My Car Won't Start When It's Cold In The Morning.

Hey everyone, well I have a 2006 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V and I have had problems with it since I first got it. When it's cold in the morning, when I haven't driven the car for about 4 hours, the c...

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Why Is The Ac Blowing Out Heat Even Though The Temp Is Set To Cold

just yesterday my ac was ice cold, and last night i was adjusting the temp to make it a little warmer and nothing was happening so i put it to full hot and heat began to blow out but now it seems to ...

5,974 views with 10 answers (last answer about a week ago)

Transmission Stuck In Park A Pw Not Operating

After replacing fusible link to battery transmission stuck in park and all pw's not operating

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Sentra Won't Start

Hello my husband has a 2006 Nissan sentra spec v that will not start. I suspected fuel pump as his electrical is fine battery is fine etc.. bought a can of starting fluid and sprayed in the car an...

23 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
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I Drive A 2006 Nissan Sentra 1.8, I Want To Install A New Muffler But I Can...

2006 Nissan Sentra S, 1.8 inline 4 cylinder. Is NOT an SE-R or SE-R Spec V Model.

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