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2008 nissan sentra Sedan Gas Mileage
2008 nissan sentra 2.0 S 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT), continuously variable-speed automatic, regular unleaded 28 combined MPG 25 city MPG/33 highway MPG
2008 nissan sentra SE-R Spec V 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6M), 6-speed manual, regular unleaded 24 combined MPG 21 city MPG/29 highway MPG
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used 2008 Nissan Sentra Sedan Overview
The used 2008 Nissan Sentra Sedan is offered in the following styles: 2.0 S 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT), 2.0 SL 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT), and SE-R Spec V 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6M). Pre-owned Sentra Sedan models are available with a 0-liter gas engine, with output up to 200 hp, depending on engine type. The used 2008 Sentra Sedan comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: continuously variable-speed automatic, 6-speed manual.
What's a good price on a used 2008 Nissan Sentra Sedan?
Save up to $109.9 on one of 30 used 2008 Nissan Sentras for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, Virginia with prices as low as $3996 as of Jan 19, 2018, based on data from 20 dealers and 10 consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from 1 to 5 out of 5 stars.
Price comparisons for used 2008 Nissan Sentra trim styles:
The used 2008 Nissan Sentra 2.0 S is priced around $5771 with average odometer reading of 88576 miles.
The used 2008 Nissan Sentra 2.0 is priced around $5734 with average odometer reading of 100489 miles.
The used 2008 Nissan Sentra SE-R is priced around $5889 with average odometer reading of 134271 miles.
The used 2008 Nissan Sentra 2.0 SL is priced around $5145 with average odometer reading of 123235 miles.
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What do people think of the 2008 Nissan Sentra Sedan? Consumer ratings and reviews are also available for the 2008 Nissan Sentra Sedan and all its trim types. Overall, Edmunds users rate the 2008 Sentra Sedan a 4.3 on a scale of 1 to 5 stars. Edmunds consumer reviews allow users to sift through aggregated consumer reviews to understand what other drivers are saying about any vehicle in our database. Detailed rating breakdowns (including performance, comfort, value, interior, exterior design, build quality, and reliability) are available as well to provide shoppers with a comprehensive understanding of why customers like the 2008 Sentra Sedan.
Vehicle 2.0 S 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT)
Review We bought the car new in 2008 and now have 111,000 miles. Normal maintenance, replaced part of exhaust system. Otherwise totally reliable.The "expert" review is critical of the ride smoothness. Let me be clear. This is the most comfortable riding car I have ever owned in over 40 years of car ownership. I attribute it to the French, Renault heritage of the chassis platform. If I have a criticism of the suspension it may be that the smoothness of the ride does sacrifice some handling characteristics in that it is not nearly as sure footed as my Honda Civic or Subaru Legacy (rock solid). Build quality appears cheap but is functional and durable. Exterior I believe is classic. Smooth lines. Subsequent model years have messed up a fundamentally clean style. Interior is nothing fancy but comfortable seats, roomy with well placed controls. We bought a hybrid Honda Civic the same time we bought the Sentra for about $8,000 more. Honda was built better with higher quality components, inside and out and better gas milage but we sold the Honda and kept the Sentra for "around town" transport. It's just more comfortable, easier access, more capacity and almost as reliable and trouble free. Like an old pair of well worn slippers. Update: April 2017- still going strong at 111,000 miles. No serious issues. Great for around town. An additional thought. I have experienced relatively poor handling in snow despite using winter tires. A tire store (which has also done repairs and has an incentive to find things wrong) did note an alignment problem in the back end which they said could be fixed with shims but the process of fixing it could rapidly escalate if they broke any of the fittings which were corroded. I opted not to fix and drive on, being careful in snow (with winter tires) and not noticing any appreciable, unusual tire wear. I mention this as there have been other postings which refer to the same alignment problem. At October 2016, 119000 miles still going strong. Headlight burned out and I had garage replace all front lights because change meant removing headlight assembly, not just twisting out a socket as on other cars. Also developed hole in exhaust ahead of catalytic converter. Garage rewelded and saved me $1900 for new converter. My old Honda had stainless exhaust which is significant. Passenger side auto door lock now buzzes when I unlock. Annoying. It will fail at some point. Repair isn't worth it as it would require disassembly of inside door panel. April 2017 = 125,000 miles. New tires (Kumho). Rolls right along. October 2017 = 127,000. Oil change, no issues.