2003 Nissan Sentra Reviews, Ratings & Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value®
$2,092 - $4,109
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
28 City / 35 HWY
Horsepower
126-175
Seats
5
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Kelley Blue Book Value®
$2,092 - $4,109
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
28 City / 35 HWY
Horsepower
126-175
Seats
5

Nissan Sentra Models & Trims

XE $2,092 - $3,275*
Horsepower: 126 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 15 x 6.0 in. - Steel
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
GXE $2,405 - $3,632*
Horsepower: 126 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 15 x 6.0 in. - Aluminum, Steel
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
Limited Edition $2,686 - $3,947*
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 15 x 6.0 in. - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
SE-R $2,776 - $4,027*
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 16 x 6.0 in. - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
SE-R Spec V $2,824 - $4,109*
Horsepower: 175 hp
Engine Type: Gas I4
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 17 x 7.0 in. - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning

*Prices are Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

Owner Reviews

3.94

36 Reviews

39% 19% 39% 3% 1 star 0%

Owner reviews are verified by our team and cannot be altered or removed.

A reliable car gets me where I need to go.

I like my vehicle because it saves me more money on gas than my Jeep does, but if I were to get a smaller car I'd save more money. My car drives well, but because it is 2 wheel drive the tires slip when its raining and that often scares me because my Jeep does not do that. The car is reliable which is why I have it.

- Catherine L

It's very dependable and easy to keep up!!

It's good on gas easy to keep up and very dependable, get at least 29 miles to the gallon, with quick pick up and so much more, the sound system that it came sounds just like your sitting in concert. . With today's gas prices and the cost of living having a Nissan could be considered the best car for the buck.

- Bernard S

It has no A/C which is what I usually tell those who will be in my car.

Since I bought it from someone online, it is used, the paint seems to be peeling badly on the front of the car. The A/C doesn't work, and In the area I live it can get to 100 degrees outside, which can be excruciating. However it hasn't broken down since I got it, it gets me from point A to B.

- Derly C

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Compare Models & Key Features

Drivers side profile with drivers side door open.
Front angle view.
Key Specs

Overview

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$2,092 - $3,275
$2,405 - $3,632

Horsepower

Horsepower
126 hp
126 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.8L SMPI DOHC 16
1.8L SMPI DOHC 16
Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Standard

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Not Available
Standard

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Not Available
Standard

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Standard
Standard

Power Steering

Power Steering
Standard
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.6 in.
41.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.9 in.
39.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.7 in.
33.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37 in.
37 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
11.6 cu. ft.
11.6 cu. ft.

Entertainment

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Navigation & Communication

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Cloth
Cloth

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Standard
Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Steel
Steel

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/60HR15
P195/60HR15

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
99.8 in.
99.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.7 ft.
34.7 ft.

Length

Length
177.5 in.
177.5 in.

Width

Width
67.3 in.
67.3 in.
Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
2537 - 2581 .lbs
2574 - 2618 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
126 hp
126 hp

Torque

Torque
129 ft. lbs.
129 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Weight

Maximum Towing Weight
100 .lbs
100 .lbs

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
13.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
32 mpg
32 mpg

City

City
28 mpg
28 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 mpg
36 mpg

Suspension

Transmission

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Not Available
Optional

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks
Standard
Standard

Assistance

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Standard
Standard

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Safety & Reliability

NHTSA Crash Test
  • Overall

  • Front

  • Side

  • Rollover

*National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

IIHS Crash Test
  • Moderate Overlap Front

  • Side

  • Roof Strength

    N/A
  • Driver-side Overlap Front

    N/A

*Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

JD Power Rating
Not Available

*JD Power Circle Ratings