Safety Features by Model

2.0 $16,060 - $17,240

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Clutch interlock
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

2.0 S $17,990

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

2.0 SR $17,990

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

2.0 SL $19,390

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

SE-R $20,120

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

SE-R Spec V $20,620

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock braking system w/electronic brake force distribution
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Clutch interlock
  • Side-door guard beams
  • Zone body construction w/front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage driver/front passenger airbags w/occupant classification sensor
  • Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
  • Roof mounted curtain air bags for outboard positions
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners w/adjustable upper anchorages & load limiters
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt
  • 3-point ALR/ELR seat belts for passenger seating positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Child seat anchorages in rear outboard seating positions (LATCH)
  • Emergency inside trunk release
  • Active adjustable front head restraints
  • Energy absorbing steering column
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2008 Nissan Sentra 2.0 S 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2011 Nissan Sentra SL 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: 2011 Nissan Sentra S 4-door

Overall

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

Electrical System > Battery > Cables Nov 11, 2010
Report Receipt Date:
Nov 11, 2010
NHTSA Campaign:
10V555000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2011 SENTRA VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM MAY 22, 2010, THROUGH JULY 8, 2010. DUE TO A MACHINING IRREGULARITY, THE BOLT/WASHER SURFACE ON THE POSITIVE BATTERY TERMINAL CABLE END MAY ALLOW FOR A GAP TO OCCUR IN THE CONTACT AREA OF THE TERMINAL. THIS CAN RESULT IN A VOLTAGE DROP THAT MAY CAUSE DIFFICULTY STARTING THE VEHICLE AND COULD CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE ENGINE CONTROL MODULE.
Consequence:
THIS ISSUE CAN CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STOP RUNNING WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION AT LOW SPEED WITH A DIFFICULT OR NO START INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE POSITIVE BATTERY TERMINAL CABLE END WITH A NEW ONE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 29, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
Electrical System > Battery > Cables Dec 14, 2011
Report Receipt Date:
Dec 14, 2011
NHTSA Campaign:
11V579000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2011 SENTRA VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MR20 ENGINES, MANUFACTURED FROM MAY 11, 2010, TO MAY 22, 2010, AND JULY 8, 2010, TO OCTOBER 25, 2010. THE ZINC COATING APPLIED TO THE TERMINAL STUD BOLT WAS THICKER THAN SPECIFICATION. THIS CAN RESULT IN A VOLTAGE DROP THAT MAY CAUSE DIFFICULTY STARING THE VEHICLE AND COULD CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM).
Consequence:
THIS ISSUE CAN CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION AND IT MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE TO RESTART THE ENGINE AFTER IT STOPPED, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
NISSAN WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE POSITIVE BATTERY TERMINAL AND COVER, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE JANUARY 23, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.