by frank on May 30, 2008 Vehicle: 1997 Nissan Sentra 4dr Sedan
We bought this car for a teenaged daughter, it had a very rough first sixty thousand miles. The woman who owned it hit everything in her way. We bought her cheap, replaced 3 bent wheels, a bent back axle, light body work, lots was already done. I replaced an alternator at 98 thousand, and just replaced my third set of rear struts also replacing the springs this time. Hopefully to change my luck. The car runs nice for what it is.
by Toni23 on May 6, 2004 Vehicle: 1997 Nissan Sentra 4dr Sedan
I bought the car new in '97, it has
67,000 miles, and it still is as
reliable as the first day I bought it.
The only thing that has failed (major
or minor) is the ingnition coil in my
distributor, which I was told is a
freak occurance in any car. The only
major drawback with this car is it's
lack of power which can get
frusterating when accelerating uphill
or passing cars.
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