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XE 4dr Sedan XE Manual


Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.4 x 0.87
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x -TBD-

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/146
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 156 @ 4400

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 29.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9
Track Width, Front (in) 59.3
Height, Overall (in) 56.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1
Length, Overall (in) 186.0
Wheelbase (in) 103.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.7
Second Leg Room (in) 33.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Second Hip Room (in) 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.0


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 (2000)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 (2000)


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4


Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima
Vehicle Name Nissan Altima


Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 110
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82
Clutch Size (in) 8.86


EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2851


Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6