Nissan Altima

2004 Nissan Altima

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  • (4.3) 23 reviews
  • MSRP: $986$6,826
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23-26
  • Engine: 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Nissan Altima

Our Take on the 2004 Nissan Altima

After moving to a brand-new, larger platform in 2002, Nissan’s midlevel sedan got minor interior enhancements for 2003. New charcoal seat fabric became available later in the year.Little has changed for the 2004 model year except for a new Smoke body color and revised emissions standards fo... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Manual-gearbox operation
  • Engine noise with four-cylinder

Notable Features

  • Long, 110.2-inch wheelbase
  • Long-window &amp
  • #8220
  • greenhouse&amp
  • #8221
  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • Sporty demeanor

2004 Nissan Altima Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 23 reviews

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Very Lucky

by Lucky from Wisconsin on October 28, 2010

I would recommend this car to everyone! I love the luxury about it. Its a smooth fast car! I'm so happy I came to this website. I bought it from a private owner and got the deal of my life! No car pay... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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2004 Nissan Altima Safety Ratings

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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