2009 Nissan Versa Consumer Review: Regretting not getting the SL
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2009 Nissan Versa - Consumer Review

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1.8 S 4dr Hatchback (1.8L 4-cyl. 4-speed Automatic)

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Regretting not getting the SL
By sewdiverse on

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2009 Nissan Versa 1.8 S 4dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl 4A)

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Have just had the S Hatchback for a week and just filled up yesterday. 250 city miles on initial tank. Now, I am OCDing about not getting the SL because I am regretting not having the CVT for the many hills on my daily commute. I drove Hondas for 22 years, lastly a 1995 Odyssey until 180,000 miles. I guess I miss the heaviness of that van and the fact that it seemed to downshift on hills requiring less braking. This Versa S if fine except when going down winding hills until I get used to the difference. Any suggestions? I am trying to shift into 2nd gear upon descent and that helps decrease the need to brake as much. Will I get over not having the CVT? Everyone loves the roominess.

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Power and smooth ride, mileage, roominess, dash, Radio/Cd sound, power package.

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l will post again later after more drive time.
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