2005 Nissan Altima Overview


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2005 Nissan Altima Overview

For 2005, the Nissan Altima got an addition to the lineup: the sporty SE-R, which had a V6 engine. The interior was also upgraded in Altimas across the board.

The 2005 Altima came in five trims: the base model, the midrange S, the plush SL, the top-of-the-line SE, and the high-performance SE-R. The SE came standard with a 3.5-liter, 240-horsepower V6, the SE-R had a 3.5-liter 260-horsepower V6, and the others had a 2.5-liter, 175-horsepower four cylinder engine. All models came with a folding rear seat, power doors, and a tilting steering wheel. Upgrading to the S got air conditioning, cruise control, remote keyless entry, and a CD player. The SL included a power driver's seat and an upgraded sound system. Upgrading to the SE got the bigger engine, foglamps, and bigger wheels. The SE-R gets a more powerful engine and comes fully loaded.

The improved interior proved to be popular among 2005 Altima buyers. Drivers still rated the Altima high for reliability and roominess. Many drivers find the smaller engine to be underpowered


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    Jamar Gause

    How To Reset My Gear Shift When Locked

    My gear shift will not move from park to any other gears and I've read the car manual on how to reset it and it still will not reset to allow me to get it back working again. Can someone please hel...

    39,949 views with 24 answers (last answer 4 days ago)
    Kelii Contrades

    I Need Help

    I have a 2005 nissan altima 2.5s my car has a weird sound when i turn my headlight or runing my ac its like a tapping/tacking noise thinking it might be coming from altornator or bad pulley somew...

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    Blown Head Gasket

    I no i have a blown head gasket on my 05 nissan altima but it will crank and run. I want to no if the blue devil stuff will help me fix it.

    5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

    Ac Bypass

    I have a 2005 Nissan Altima . The compressor is going out and I want to bypass it. Advance said 88 1/2 inch belt is the normal size . How do you measure a shorter belt to replace it?

    8 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)

    2005 Altima Cranks No Spark All Cylinders Changed Crank Sensor

    no signal to coil i feel like its a eletrical problem

    6 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)