2003 Dodge Durango Overview


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39 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,884
SLT Plus
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SLT Plus 4WD
60 national listings
20 national listings
Sport 4WD
41 national listings
12 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,078

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Average User Score

4.45 stars

Based on 33 reviews

Dodge Durango by Sean
 — Performance is great it has an awesome acceleration good braking and the handling is awesome. Its needed repairs but thats because its gotten in accidents. Outside is pretty good not too big not too s... Read More
Great Family Vehicle by Julie
 — This has been my favorite vehicle over all. I love the way it handles, it has alot of get up and go. It's great for hauling around the kids and their stuff. The third seat works for any other people y... Read More
The Durango by Wendy
 — I have Away's wanted one, the preformance is exellent and If you want a nice looking, good performing, solid truck for work or for yourself, and you don't want to spend over 20K on a new car, then thi... Read More

2003 Dodge Durango Overview

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2003 Dodge Durango

Dodge did not make many changes to the Durango in 2003, as it was preparing for a new generation in 2004. Notable changes this year include making 16-inch wheels and 4-wheel disc brakes standard on all trims.

Trims remained the same for the 2003 Durango. The Sport, SLT, SLT Plus, and SXT models all came standard with a 5-speed automatic transmission and a 4.7-liter, 235-hp, V8 engine, a tough, fuel-efficient engine and powertrain combo that could tow more than 7,000 pounds and still get off the line quickly. For even better acceleration and sport tuning, the R/T performance trim included a behemoth 5.9-liter, 245-hp V8 paired with a 4-speed automatic.

Drivers love the truck-like look of the 2003 Dodge Durango and that its handling and interior are more car-like and intuitive. The cargo capacity is the largest in its class. But along with the envious stares drivers say they receive, you will also make many new friends with your Durango, including Exxon, Mobil, Texaco, and Shell. With only 14/18 mpg (and most drivers say that's a generous figure), the Durango won't take you far on a 25-gallon tank.


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Dodge Durango Questions


Ac Charged But Still Not Working

I got this darango used and am trying to fixed the problems that were neglected. THe AC does not work. THe compressor turns on when you press the "snow flake" button. The first thing I thought wa...

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Engine Swap

I'm looking to do an engine swap. 4.7l - 5.7 or 5.9l. What would be the best fit, a 5.7l hemi or 5.9l? I hear with the 5.7 I can use my existing tranny and PCM, is this correct?

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Chasity VanTassel

Transmission Shifting Problems

Suddenly with no warning transmission was slipping after replacing radiator. Took back to shop replaced tranny filter and bands adjusted. Slipping stopped but was not shifting into OD. Each day it...

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My Engine Light Cme On After I Replaced The Battery. I Have Checked All My ...

6 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Mike Newman

Brake Light Will Not Turn Of.

The bake brake lights are on while vehicle is not running.

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)