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Old 08-10-2018, 03:29 PM
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Default Thinking About Taking My Sentra to A Dealership to Celebrate 300,000 Miles

Hey guys, I know this is probably premature, but...


My 2006 Nissan Sentra has been reliable. I mean, really reliable. It is nearing 300,000 miles and it has all the original major equipment under the hood: alternator, starter, fuel pump, power steering pump, engine, transmission, clutch, blah blah, etc etc.


I got the car at 46,000 miles and I haven't even had to replace a belt yet. It's not from lack of trying, it's just that the shops tell me that everything's holding steady.


So, a crazy thought went through my head: Should I entertain taking my car back to a Nissan dealership to celebrate 300,000 trouble-free miles? Or is that not enough miles to get excited about*?


I bet dealerships get tired of people doing this, but it was just a thought.


And, yes, I've been knocking on a piece of wood while posting this.




* I've had a car with even more miles, but it didn't feel the same because I had to replace major components all the time to keep it going. Any car can keep going if you just keep pouring enough money in it.

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Wow, congratulations!!! 300K miles it's not common.

I'm glad to hear good news for a change, usually, everyone is on forums to find a solution to problems.
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Thanks, NT!


Although, I'm not quite there yet. I still have 10,000 smiles to go, which is a few months for me, the way I drive.


If I do get there, I've decided that I'll go ahead and contact Nissan. If nothing happens, it's the same as if I hadn't tried anyway.
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My 97 Sentra is at 285000. Hoping to get to 300k by January or February. Put 95k on it since June 2015. My issue, rust. Really getting bad now. But congrats on hitting that milestone.
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