Home Page About Us Contribute

K&N Automotive Air Intakes

LuckyBug LifeStyle



Tweets by @CrittendenAuto










Nissan Sentra

American Government Special Collections Reference Desk

Sentra
Vehicle Model

A compact car produced by Nissan.

Awards and acknowledgements include:
A Complete Guide to Used Cars (1995 Edition) Best Late-Model Bet in the Subcompact category (model years 1985-1995)

Reference Desk
1987 Nissan Sentra Service Manual

Page Sections
Photographs
Article Index
Documents
1982 Specifications
2007 Specifications
Recalls


Photographs

Modified 2005 Nissan Sentra Modified 2005
Photo ©2012 Bill Crittenden
View photo of Modified 2005 Nissan Sentra - 1.5MB


Article Index

DateArticleAgency/Author/Speaker
April 20, 2004NHTSA Grants Nissan Petition to Combine Car Fleets under CAFENHTSA
March 9, 2013Powerful Entry Of The Latest Sentra In The Market, TheJessie Swanepoel
April 5, 2013Nissan Sentra - Best In ClassLenny Dalembert
June 11, 2013A Step Up - Meet The 2013 Nissan SentraLisa Jane Foreman
June 19, 20152015 Nissan Sentra Named Top Compact Car in JD Power Quality StudyAaron Turpen


Documents

DateDocument Name & DetailsDocuments
classified date 1990On-Site Automatic Shoulder Belt Investigation
1989 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 77.7MB - 503 pages
classified date 1994Calspan On-Site Air Bag Deployment Investigation
Vehicle #1 - 1993 Nissan NX 2000 (Air Bag Equipped)
Vehicle #2 - 1989 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 11.1MB - 160 pages
August 1994Remote / Vehicle to Vehicle / Front to Front
1994 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 167KB - 11 pages
December 1997On-scene Investigation / Vehicle to Tree
1996 Nissan Sentra GXE 4-door
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 399KB - 19 pages
November 1998Redesigned Air Bag Special Study (RABSS)
SCI Technical Summary Report
RABSS Vehicle - 1998 Nissan Sentra XE
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 148KB - 9 pages
March 1999Full Crash Study Report
Case Vehicle: 1999 Nissan GXE
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 1,020KB - 5 pages
June 1999Remote, Redesigned Air Bag Special Study
1999 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 299KB - 9 pages
December 1999Veridian On-Site Air Bag Deployment/Child Fatality Investigation
Vehicle - 1997 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 384KB - 14 pages
20 April 2004Safety Compliance Testing for FMVSS 401: Interior Trunk Release
2004 Nissan Sentra 4-Door
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 490KB - 20 pages
classified date 2007Special Crash Investigation Report
Case Vehicle: 1999 Nissan Sentra GXE, 4-door sedan
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 6.2MB - 101 pages
18 May 2007Safety Compliance Testing for FMVSS 135: Passenger Car Brake Systems
2006 Nissan Sentra 1.8, 4-Door Sedan
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 20.5MB - 75 pages
February 2008Calspan On-Site Side Impact Inflatable Occupant Protection Crash Investigation
Vehicle - 2007 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 120KB - 13 pages
30 April 2008Safety Compliance Testing for FMVSS 225: "Child Restraint Anchorage Systems"
2007 Nissan Sentra 4-Door
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 3.8MB - 80 pages
May 2008Calspan On-Site Certified Advanced 208-Compliant Vehicle Crash Investigation
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 117KB - 12 pages
3 February 2009Safety Compliance Testing for FMVSS 201: Occupant Protection in Interior Impact, Upper Interior Head Impact Protection
2009 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 4.1MB - 170 pages
11 February 2009Safety Compliance Testing for FMVSS 201: Occupant Protection in Interior Impact
2009 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 1.3MB - 48 pages
June 2009On-Site Side Impact Inflatable Occupant Protection Investigation
Vehicle - 2008 Nissan Sentra S
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 2,364KB - 16 pages
August 2010Calspan On-Site Rollover Crash Investigation
Vehicle: 2010 Nissan Sentra
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

PDF
- 591KB - 15 pages


1982 Specifications

ModelXE Hatchback
0-60 mph*15.0 seconds
80-0 mph*284 feet
Cornering Capability*0.699g
Interior Noise @ 70mph*75 dBA
Fuel Economy*33.0 mpg
*=Test conducted by Road & Track, August 1982 issue

2007 Specifications

2.0S
Body Type4-door sedan
DrivetrainFF
Engine TypeI4
Engine Displacement122 cu. in./1997cc
Valvetrain16-valve DOHC
Horsepower140 @ 5100 rpm
Torque147 @ 4800 rpm
Maximum Engine RPM6400
Transmission6-speed manual
First Gear Ratio3.73
First Gear MPH per 1000 RPM4.9
Second Gear Ratio2.11
Second Gear MPH per 1000 RPM8.6
Third Gear Ratio1.52
Third Gear MPH per 1000 RPM12.0
Fourth Gear Ratio1.17
Fourth Gear MPH per 1000 RPM15.6
Fifth Gear Ratio0.91
Fifth Gear MPH per 1000 RPM20.0
Sixth Gear Ratio0.77
Sixth Gear MPH per 1000 RPM23.7
Final Drive Ratio3.93:1
Front SuspensionStruts, coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionRigid axle, coil springs, anti-roll bar
BrakesABS
Front Brakesvented disc
Rear Brakesdrum
Wheelbase105.7"
Length179.8"
Width70.5"
Height59.5"
Front Track59.8"
Rear Track59.8"
Front Seat Volume57 cu. ft.
Rear Seat Volume41 cu. ft.
Trunk Volume13 cu. ft.
Tire SizeP205/55R-16 89H
Fuel87-octane gasoline
Fuel Capacity14.5 gallons
Fuel Economy28 city/34 highway (EPA)
Maximum Speed123 mph (drag limited)
0-60 MPH (C/D test)8.3 seconds
1/4 Mile (C/D test)16.5 seconds @ 84 mph
Skidpad (300' diameter) (C/D test).79g
Braking (70-0 mph) (C/D test)199'
MSRP (Base)$16,265


Recalls

Model YearsIssuing AgencyRecall #Reason
2008-2010NHTSA10V401000EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)




Connect with The Crittenden Automotive Library

The Crittenden Automotive Library at Google+ The Crittenden Automotive Library on Facebook The Crittenden Automotive Library on Instagram The Crittenden Automotive Library at The Internet Archive The Crittenden Automotive Library on Pinterest The Crittenden Automotive Library on Twitter The Crittenden Automotive Library on Tumblr  
 
 


The Crittenden Automotive Library

Home Page    About Us    Contribute




By accessing the The Crittenden Automotive Library/CarsAndRacingStuff.com, you signify your agreement with the terms and conditions on our Legal Information:  Disclaimers & Privacy Policy page.

To notify The Crittenden Automotive Library of errors, suggest topics, contribute information, make a comment on a page or to ask a question e-mail us.