2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty User Reviews

2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 17 reviews

  • Performance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Appearance:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars 4.9 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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PROS
"power" 7 reviews
"space" 3 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"reliable car" 2 reviews
"fuel economy" 2 reviews
CONS
"heavy car" 4 reviews
"fuel economy" 3 reviews
"tires" 2 reviews

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Feelingoldereveryday writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 4WD Extended Cab SB Review
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4

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The basic truck has lots of power and the 7.3L is one awesome engine.  With the lift kit, large 37" tires, and enhansed tuning, the look and sound adds to the fun ride--lots of testosterone!  All the guys (and galls for that matter) want one.

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Fuel economy, but hey--you're asking for poor fuel economy with 37" tires!  Also, the lift kit makes it hard to easily access the back end without a ladder, or stepping on on the tire--probably a younger guys' truck.

Feelingoldereveryday
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Fun, But Expensive To Drive. — I basically said it above. Speaking purely of the F250 supercab, there are times when I wish I had a quad-cab, but most of the time the extended cab is sufficient. If I had to do it over again, I'd pick the extended cab again simply to reduce turning radius and improve fuel economy. It's comfortable, although the leather material seems a bit thin and wears too easily. I hear Ford finally got their new diesel engines right, but only after many years of stuggling--post 2003 7.3L era. I like the 7.3L, but the fuel economy suffers. The new diesel engine gets better fuel economy, but who can afford a 2013 diesel. I'll definitely check them out in about 4-6 years once they reach my used-car price range!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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kellytrucks writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 4WD Extended Cab LB Review
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All the extra room the extended cab feature gives you.

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Nothing.

kellytrucks
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Great Running Truck. — I have had this truck since new. Strong running, clean, no leaks. Garage kept. Ready for travel or work. New tires.Bright red color. Still shines like new. Good pulling truck. With towing package. Also has Hide A Ball Hitch in bed.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Daniel writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 4WD Crew Cab SB Review
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4 doors, box, 4X4, All the power in the world

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Big rig, very heavy, takes a while to warm up.

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Great Truck! Nothing But Impressed!!! — Last year of the famous 7.3L Powerstroke. Very reliable, and very nice. Has most of the options a person could ever want. It is a big pickup, but for being 8,000 pounds it still moves right along, thanks to the superchips tuner, performance intake, and straight pipe... Overall, i've never had a vehicle like it.

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tedrowtr13 writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 4WD LB Review
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5

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Lots of power to pull whatever I want

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Mileage could be better

tedrowtr13
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Pulling Machine — I have owned this truck for four years, my father had it before I bought it. It was used on our farm to haul cattle, hay and equipment. I use it for pulling my racecar and equipment. I absolutely love this truck. Its my pride and joy.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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eweigeltjr writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 4WD Crew Cab SB Review
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5

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The ultimate family car,  carries everything, hauls the toys, for a truck, quiet, with ok ride

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mileage, brakes, maintenance,

eweigeltjr
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Parodox — Ok, the mileage sucks, 11.5 with the V10 and 430 rearend, the brakes are horrid (replace every 20K), its lumbering and has a 1/2 mile parking radius, and there are other concerns, but it is my parodox. I love this truck. It goes anywhere, tows everything, holds 6 passengers with space to spare, pretty quiet for a truck, you sit up high and can see the road (and you need to because of a dismissal stopping distance). Overall quality is good, there are problem areas: on my third set of brakes at 60k truly highway miles (at 11.5 mpg you better only drive on interstates--computing is 9 mpg or less), and differential with limited slip needed major repair (disappointing for a heavy duty truck that hauls kids and soccer gear with no commuter stop and go driving), Despite the negatives I still like this truck better than my significantly more reliable Chev Tahoe, (wife loves the Tahoe). 100% of the use is recreational, so mpg is not a big issue, but it would be if I drove this vehicle as a daily driver or more.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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TyronA14Clarke writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 4WD Extended Cab LB Review
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4

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Good for heavy loads

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Parking

TyronA14Clarke
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King Kong — I love everything about this truck!!! its a one of a kind. i mostly use it for work because i have to haul a lot of stuff doing work and i use it for camping and boating. this truck is amazing

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Dustin writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT Crew Cab SB Review
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Ford F series, no need to say more.

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NONE!

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This Truck Rocks! — This truck is absolutely awesome to dive. It has power, acceleration, handling and everyone says it's badass! Huge cab area, captians cairs in the fron so only seating for 5, but they all have more then enough room!This truck is sturdy, unless I'm hit by a dumptruck I'm probably walking away from any wreck I may get in(knock on wood).

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Sierra writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat Crew Cab SB Review
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Everything

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Nothin'

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Jarhead Express — 2003 Ford f-250, 4 door, xlt, we have had this truck since 2003, its still in beautiful condition, I personally love the color, its a great truck to run to the store with, its great for hauling things too

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Cory writes:
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 4WD Extended Cab LB Review
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ITS THE BEST

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notta

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My Truck — I got a steal on this truck. It had over 205,000 on it when I bought it but it is the 6.0 Turbo Diesel and all the miles were highway, so that means I got a good 400,000 left on it. I have pulled everything from a small utility trailer to a 28' Travel Trailer, all with ease. And the milage is AWESOME!!! Pulling a trailer up to Hancock I got over 20MPG!!!

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mrtedk writes:
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Durable

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Heavy

mrtedk
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Good Work Truck — This vehicle is a sturdy, dependable work truck. It is nice to get into each day and feel confident it will start and get me through my work day. I like the looks of Ford trucks, and would shop for a similar model with upgrades in the future.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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2010 Ford F-250 Super Duty Reviews

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