Safety Features by Model

2.5 S $4,337 - $5,660

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Clutch interlock
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

3.5 SE $5,209 - $6,588

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Clutch interlock
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

2.5 $4,656 - $5,959

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Clutch interlock
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

3.5 SL $5,496 - $6,975

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

Base $5,483 - $6,812

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Vehicle dynamic control
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

2.5 SL $4,979 - $6,298

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted side curtain airbags
  • Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions
  • ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
  • ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
  • Front seat active head restraints
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Energy absorbing bumpers
  • Front & rear crumple zones
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Emergency inside trunk release

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2007 Nissan Altima 2.5 S 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 S 4-door

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2009 Nissan Altima 2.5 S 4-door

Overall

IIHS Crash Test Videos

Warranty

Basic Warranty

36 months / 36,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

60 months / 60,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

60 months / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

6 years/less than 80,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

84 months/100,000 miles from original new-car in-service date

Powertrain Warranty

84 months/100,000 miles (includes LEAF electric vehicle system and powertrain)

Dealer Certification Required

167-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

$50

Return/Exchange Policy

N/A

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

No

Recalls

Equipment > Electrical > Navigational System(global Positioning System) Sep 3, 2010
Report Receipt Date:
Sep 3, 2010
NHTSA Campaign:
10V401000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN VEHICLES THAT WERE EQUIPPED WITH A GARMIN NUVI MODEL 750 NAVIGATION SYSTEM. THE BATTERIES CONTAINED IN THE AFFECTED GPS UNITS CAN OVERHEAT.
Consequence:
OVERHEATED BATTERIES COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Remedy:
NISSAN WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND THE REPAIRS WILL BE PERFORMED BY GARMIN TECHNICIANS BY REPLACING THE BATTERY AND INSERTING A SPACER ON TOP OF THE BATTERY FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GARMIN DIRECTLY AT 1-866-957-1981 OR NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
Suspension Jul 28, 2008
Report Receipt Date:
Jul 28, 2008
NHTSA Campaign:
08V363000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING 1,018 MY 2008 ALTIMA VEHICLES. THE LEFT SIDE FRONT SUSPENSION TRANSVERSE LINK BOLT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN TIGHTENED TO SPECIFICATION. THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE BOLT TO BECOME LOOSE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS BEING DRIVEN.
Consequence:
IF THE BOLT WERE TO COME OUT, THE DRIVER MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY CONTROLLING THE DIRECTION OF THE VEHICLE WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL TIGHTEN THE TRANSVERSE LINK BOLT TO SPECIFICATION FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 11, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
Electrical System > Software Oct 2, 2008
Report Receipt Date:
Oct 2, 2008
NHTSA Campaign:
08V521000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING 204,361 MY 2007-2008 ALTIMA, ALTIMA COUPE, 350Z, MURANO, ROGUE; AND INFINITI G35 SEDAN, G37 COUPE AND EX35 PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS' OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) CONTROL UNITS. A VARISTOR IN THE OCS CONTROL UNIT LOCATED IN THE PASSENGER SEAT CUSHION MAY HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED OUT OF SPECIFICATION. UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, THIS COULD CAUSE AN INTERRUPTION OF SIGNAL BETWEEN THE OCS AND THE AIR BAG CONTROL UNIT (ACU).
Consequence:
THIS COULD RESULT IN THE PASSENGER AIR BAG BEING SUPPRESSED WHICH COULD FAIL TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL TEST THE SIGNAL BETWEEN THE OCS AND ACU SYSTEMS USING A SPECIAL TOOL TO CHECK THAT IT IS FUNCTIONING AS DESIGNED. IF NECESSARY, THE SEAT CUSHION (CONTAINING OCS HARDWARE) WILL BE REPLACED WITH A NEW ONE MANUFACTURED TO SPECIFICATION. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 3, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261 OR INFINITI AT 1-800-662-6200.