• (3.9) 26 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,516$6,580
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 25-31
  • Engine: 126-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Nissan Sentra

Our Take on the 2005 Nissan Sentra

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Backseat space
  • IIHS side-impact crash-test rating

Notable Features

  • Choice of four-cylinder engines
  • Manual or automatic
  • FWD
  • High-performance SE-R and Spec V models


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 26 reviews

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very reliable, and worht the money

by new nissan fan from Akron, Ohio on January 4, 2013

I bought this becuase I was in need of another car. I had asked around, and being in school for auto mechanic work, i talked to my teachers about reliable cars. i narrowed down my picks, to either a p... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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