2003 GMC Yukon XL Overview

Yukon XL

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Avg. Price: $7,193
1500 4WD
Avg. Price: $7,449
1500 SLE
Avg. Price: $8,171
1500 SLE 4WD
Avg. Price: $7,652
1500 SLT
Avg. Price: $7,308
1500 SLT 4WD
Avg. Price: $7,595
2500 4WD
Avg. Price: $8,066
2500 SLE
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Avg. Price: $7,699
2500 SLE 4WD
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Avg. Price: $7,404
2500 SLT
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4.35 stars

Based on 3 reviews

Love It .. Love It .. Love It .. by Mohammad
 — Good looking.. High performance .. good speed .. perfect for a big family. very fast... cool handling .. overall it is good good and cool looking car. Doesn't cost that much .. and its alot fun to dr... Read More
Great Room by MJOwen5
 — Room is great, handling is even better. On trips put a DVD in for the kids and hit the road. Very comfortable even on the longest trips. We did about a 4,000 mile trip and have no complaints. Love it.... Read More
Don't Buy Unless You Have Alot Of Money Laying Around For Repairs by Gaylene
 — We loved this Yukon. We made about 3 or 4 memorable family trips in this suv. It took Josh and family to hockey games and tournaments. It was a great car for long distance travel with family. But ... Read More

2003 GMC Yukon XL Overview

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2003 GMC Yukon XL

While it didn't change drastically in 2003, the Yukon XL did make some noteworthy improvements.  GMC added Quadrasteer for improved steering and higher towing capacity.  In addition, the Yukon XL got upgraded mirrors, multi-zone climate control, re-done control consoles, and optional DVD system and XM radio.  

This full-size SUV has 4 doors and seats 8-9 depending on which of the 13 trims you choose.  Think of the SLT as more luxurious than the SLE with standard features that include leather seats.  The Yukon XL lets you choose from 5.3 L or 6.0 L V8 powertrains that give you 285, 295, 315, or 325 hp.  Towing capacity generally ranges from 8000 to 9000 lbs., although the strongest trims can tow up to 12000 lbs.  

Most drivers agree that the XL excels in powertrain selection and interior room.  In addition, they appreciate the improvements for the new model year.  While critics say the '03 Yukon XL could use better materials, most reviewers like what this domestic SUV offers in modern features and power.


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2nd Row Mounting For Seats

does anyone have a picture of the mounting area for the 2nd row seating? i want to know if the bucket mounting is same for the 60/40 split bench. thanks

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