2008 Nissan Altima User Reviews

2008 Nissan Altima Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 55 reviews

  • Performance:4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5
  • Overall: 4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 23 reviews
"power" 17 reviews
"ride" 16 reviews
"handling" 8 reviews
"space" 8 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"power" 6 reviews
"heavy car" 2 reviews
"build quality" 2 reviews
"expensive car" 2 reviews

User Reviews

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Jared writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Review
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5

Pros

Fast Fun Sounds Great

Cons

If you want to stand out

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Fast — Great car. Keeps me out of the cops radar, but will pretty much kills whatever I pull up next to. Only mid sized V-6 Sedan for around 25k that had the option of a manual tranny. A four door 350Z

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Ahmed writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

Pros

CVT , electronic start, 189hp

Cons

rarely jerks in slow moving traffic...

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Sexy Car1!!! — You gotta ride it to knw how it is ... Id say amazing value for money .... way better than the cars in its range ... accord and camry go fishing!

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Emmanuel writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Review
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5

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Everything

Cons

None

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Nissan Altima — CVT is the greatest. Handles like a dream. Performance is awesome. Build quality is solid. Appearance is excellent. Gas mileage is good unless you punch it. It is indeed a fun car to drive. Nissan power delivered, period! Nissan = Quality.

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Dustin writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Review
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5

Pros

Engine

Cons

Gas Mileage

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Don't Regret The Purchase — It's a four-door sedan, but has the body of a coupe. The roof line is completely curved. It's a FWD car, yes, but the handling and power are top notch. Gas mileage is a definite setback, but worth it, in my opinion.

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mrsroberts_1 writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

Pros

Style, Space, Ride, Handling, Acceleration, Braking and its SEXY!!!!!

Cons

NONE, NONE, NONE!!!!!

mrsroberts_1
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New Car Love!! — Just bought the '08 Altima 2.5S and I LOVE IT!!!! The interior is spacious,seats are comfortable,and the ride is super quiet. Handles great in rainy weather, and the Push button ignition with Intelligent key is so convenient (no more searching for the keys in my purse), which adds to the safety factor for me. It is a "sexy" car with superb acceleration, braking and overall handling. Gas Mileage is a plus, especially on the highway.

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Mohamed writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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acceleration, and Handlig

Cons

small trunk

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Gorgeous — acceleration 0-100km in 7.5 sec. top speed 255 km/ hr with very good braking system Boss sound system 9 speakers,blue tooth,& 6cd changer duel AC average cost of ownership Its very fun to drive and looks very nice

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Amer writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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all

Cons

nothing

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Shift It.... — lovely.... :-) very smooth with the electric gear box .... wide inside & very grand ... very nice options , key less, blue tooth is all great try it ... you will love it. all colors are very nice , i bought black & beige ... very heavy on the road ... beautiful inside with nice colors give you the comfort

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Jessica writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

Pros

GAS MILEAGE!!!!  

Cons

The headlights don't come on automatically like my old car.  Not a big deal just something to get use to.

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The Best Car Ever! — I love the fact that I can start it/unlock it/open the trunk without a key. Push button start rocks!

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Stephen writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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Amazing — I LOVE MY CAR!! i just got it for graduation and i love it...it is super black with a sunroof, push button start, intellegent key and sooo much more!!

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Daniel writes:
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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Feels like a V-6, rips anything except infiniti. Amazing interior. Mix between sporty sedan and family car

Cons

n/a

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Nissan Altima 2.5 Sl — Leather interior is very high quality. Standard Nissan Audio system (not bose) is excellent. Steering wheel adjusts tightness based on speed, amazing brakes.

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Reviews From Other Years

1993 Nissan Altima Reviews

I Would Definately Own This Car Again Because It Was So Good On Gas And Sounded Good. By Samson

This car had good acceleration, good braking, and good handling. It needed motors in all the windows they did not roll up or down. The interior was good it was kinda water stained. The exterior was gr... Read More

Great Starter Car By Nino

I bought it for $1200 and it was a great car. 5 speed manual, and for a compact car, it had good performance. AC could be colder but it's fine and it's R134, so its easy to refill. Good handling, fu... Read More

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1994 Nissan Altima Reviews

Great Car But Avg Less Than 30 Mpg. Need More Mpg. By hide5000

Replaced clutch, distributor, radiator, starter, alternator, right & left drive shafts exchanged (boots), new valve cover gasket, timing belt, oxygen sensor, batteries and tires, 190,000 miles. This i... Read More

Meh By Siraj

low maintenance cost, manual so fun to drive, acceleration is poor, braking is okay handlingi is decent. build quality is decent. styling is meh. cost of ownership is pretty low concidering that i ... Read More

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1995 Nissan Altima Reviews

Nissan Sss By Mark

This is the one car we used on most cross-island drives around Luzon. Manila to Bicolandia, Manila to Ilocandia, and the almost legendary trip over the top Ilocos to Pagudpud to Cagayan Valley. All... Read More

My Little Beater By Dennis

this car had potential when i got it but i started pushing it past its limits. performance wise, it had a coneair filter, muffler, and spark plug wires. i had a lot of fun in this car although it gave... Read More

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1996 Nissan Altima Reviews

Inexpensive, Comfortable, Roomy By Adam

Performance: Highest HP rating of any car in its class. Has plenty of power for what it is and somewhat surprisingly spunky for being a 4cyl. Build Quality: As you would expect, I suppose. I find i... Read More

Great, Reliable, Inexpensive To Maintain Car By Lydia_Bungalow

I bought this car car when it was 6 years old. I have it for almost 8 years now and I still love it. It still runs smoothly. The body is still clean with only tiny (less than 1/2 inch) rust spot... Read More

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1997 Nissan Altima Reviews

Fun Car By sdbrandonb

I like how quick it is and how much power it feels like it has, It handles very well and looks great especially when it was just washed!! I can drive forever without having to get gas and thats a good... Read More

Good Car By amora

I have owned this car since 1998 and it has been sturdy, reliable, and comfortable. The paint is crap after this long, but have only had to replace tires, battery, brakes, and radiator. I would have... Read More

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