2003 Acura RL Overview


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4.35 stars

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My Dream Car by hotwheelsman
 — There is nothing about my car I dislike. I get many positive comments about my car and the wheels I put on the car. This car drives like a dream and is a joy to drive. At 123,000+ and counting, th... Read More
I Love This Car...there's A Slight Problem... by ccivt
 — This is my all time best car ever. I bought it as a certified pre-owned in 2006 and it has been reliable until this year. All of a sudden there are about $2,000 worth of maintenance items that I am ... Read More
Nice. by aschub7
 — I did not realize this car was so quiet to drive. There are no blind spots when driving. Performance is quick and the braking and handling are easy to use. This is a very safe car to drive. The leat... Read More

2003 Acura RL Overview

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2003 Acura RL

The 2003 RL was Acura's top-of-the-line luxury sedan.  New for 2003 were redesigned alloy wheels.  The engine remained the same as 2002: a 3.5-liter V6 rated at 225 horsepower and 241 lb-ft of torque.

The 2003 RL comes standard with leather seats, wood trim, and OnStar.  The engine takes only premium gasoline, and gets 18 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway.  

Drivers continue to laud the handling of the 2003 RL, including the smooth ride and tight cornering for a large car.  They do not like the poor mileage and expensive gas.


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Several months ago I was on my way to work and the car wouldn't start. I tried 5 or 6 times then called a friend for a ride. That weekend my son-in-law took the battery out and tested it and he thou...

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i don't know if the clicking noise is coming from my axels cv joints or not. it sounds like it's coming from my steering wheel when i turn. i also hear o quiet sreeching noise while sitting still and ...

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