2009 Nissan Sentra User Reviews

2009 Nissan Sentra Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 12 reviews

  • Performance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Appearance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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2009 Nissan Sentra FE+ 2.0 Review
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Fuel economy

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Lack of power

kbalabi
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Okay Car — Very reliable, drives okay, great on maintenance but no power. I would have loved the interior seats to be darker in color because I have kids (but I got this on a great deal, so can,t complain). Overall, it is good on gas, does its job as a go around car. I have owned this for about 5 years, I have never done anything more than routine maintenance.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra 2.0 SL Review
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Everything!

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Mine does not have an Mp3 hookup, only an auxiliary port.

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Fantastic For The Price And Great Overall! — Amazing performance for such a small car. Terrific workmanship, even though the wheel covers could be better. Love the styling! Aggressive and refined at the same time! Paying so much less for gas than my SUV and currently haven't had to have any maintenance done yet. A great driver to! I love it!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra SE-R Review
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Worth the money

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Not too fun

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Good Price, Good Looks, Great Ride — Our Sentra is very quiet on the road which makes it a much smoother ride. Its braking is pretty good. It was a great price worth the money. This car is not the most fun of cars but it gets you places.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2009 Nissan Sentra 2.0 Review
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CVT

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Gas mileage in city is only about 25 mpg

Gsizemore
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Love The Car, Just Wish I Got 30 Mpg In The City — I bought this car purely for the CVT. Wanted an automatic and all the other compacts whine at 3000+ RPM going highway speed. It has a decent amount of horsepower for a compact car (2.0 L, 140 HP). When I first bought the car the brakes were misaligned. After alignment, they squeaked, but the dealer was eager to resolve the issue and made a good impression as a result. Cost of ownership is low, I usually spend about $100/month on gas, and drive about 700-800 miles each month. Besides the brakes, it hasn't needed any other work. It handles well and has a good turn radius. It struggles to pass and accelerate into traffic without punching the gas pedal, but I guess that's the nature of the CVT. It does great on the highway (easily 30+ mpg) and rides at a comfortable and quiet 2000 RPM going 70 mph.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra FE+ 2.0 SR Review
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for nice ride to where you have to go

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for sport car reasons

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Good Car — this car looks good great gas mileage and is the great daily driver but not sports car or even rally car. it looks great it is fun to drive and will do corners pretty awesome. In short it is pure ectasy.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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everything

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Nissan '09 Sentra — This car is awesome and unbelievably quite! It can accelerate brake and turn at beautiful speeds. this car is built as a commuting car, but it's got alot of the right stuff to become a sports car (with some serious engine work)

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2009 Nissan Sentra 2.0 SL Review
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Work

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Great Car Great Price — Nissans are great cars all around. Also, with the SL package, you get a lot of car for not that much money. Looks like a maxima but drives like an compact. Love it and I would recommend it to anyone

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra SE-R Review
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fast compact car, price

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no stability control or traction control

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2009 Nissan Sentra — Performance was great for the price, nothing like that for $20,000+, great build quality, gets great milleage for 177hp engine 8.7L/100km, it is the ultimate budget pocket rocket, i would like the stability control and traction control but i think that will be added soon

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra 2.0 S Review
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GAS MILAGE!!!

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no cargo net T_T

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It Rocks On The Road And Just Around Town. — Lets just say that when i sit in it my adrinalin begins to pump big time. It's ride is like I'm floating on a cloud. It's so much fun to drive it's almost like i'm a kid in a candy store

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2009 Nissan Sentra 2.0 SL Review
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fantastic mileage 35mpg in city

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none that i know of

les247
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Very Happy With It — great gas mileage, very comfortable, love the many features bluetooth, heated seats , outside temperture, trip computer, sunroof. rated 10 out of 10. acceleration is very smooth with the cvt transmission. abs brakes are standard, interior/exterior styling is very good.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2013 Nissan Sentra Reviews

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2012 Nissan Sentra Reviews

Nice Overall Transportation. Nice Styling. By radiod

I like the simplicity of the cab. It is not over wrought with bells and whistles and it serves the purpose of comfortable and safe transportation. The exterior design is very sporty and good to look... Read More

Love The Look, And The Roomy Interior. By wvanpatten

Very nice car, love the pearl white color and the look of the interior design. Handles great, very low miles, and has everything you need. Fun car to drive, also the 4 doors is nice for the kiddos. Wo... Read More

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2011 Nissan Sentra Reviews

Great Bang For The Buck By aaautoindy

It is probably one of my first choices for a 1st car driver that is looking for reliability and easy and safe to drive. I would say the 2.0s is kind of a car for the girls, but easily can go both ways... Read More

Fun, Quiet Ride, Many Journeys By Aaron

I loved this car because of some of the outstanding features it had. The Bluetooth system, iPod adapter and key-fobs for key-less entry and start up were amazing. I love having those features in a veh... Read More

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2010 Nissan Sentra Reviews

Sentra Sr By sandra1369

I love my car just bought it four months ago BUT.. sometimes when I dont use it for a day or two it wont turn on. I dislike this so much because my car is great but it gives me problems in starting at... Read More

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I leased the Sentra and rolled in some inequity from my previous loan, and still with nothing down my payment was in the mid $200's. Nothing could come close when I made my rounds and did my shopping.... Read More

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