2003 Nissan Altima User Reviews

2003 Nissan Altima Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 47 reviews

  • Performance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Appearance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Build Quality:4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 19 reviews
"power" 18 reviews
"ride" 12 reviews
"comfortable car" 8 reviews
"space" 4 reviews
CONS
"power" 5 reviews
"interior" 5 reviews
"radius" 3 reviews
"fuel economy" 3 reviews
"handling" 3 reviews

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pspash writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 Review
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4

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Very roomy. Easy handling and very smooth.

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I find the front end to be difficult to see over.

pspash
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Want A Smooth Ride — The Altima is a fun car to own and drive. It provides a great look while offering a very comfortable ride. Overall I really like the look of this car. I find its overall look to be sporty and sleek. The Altima provides surprisly good gas milage for its size.

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Frosty2188 writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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Perfect for roadtrips

Cons

Does not have much power

Frosty2188
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Best Car Yet — I was not impressed with its power when up in the mountains. I really enjoyed it for everything else though. I took this vehicle to and from work and on trips and everywhere else without a major problem ever occurring.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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blackdogg6164 writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 3.5 SE Review
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4

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great power, color

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getting a little long in the tooth!

blackdogg6164
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My Altima — with maintenance, reliability is good. love the color, options, and the way it performs. added a spoiler, custom wheels and hopefully a stereo soon. great summer car. soon it will be time to upgrade to a newer Nissan but for now, it is all good!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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truefix writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 Review
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4

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good on gas

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no leather

truefix
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Great Car — good car, great on gas, it wasnt the fully loaded one, but it was amazing on maintennce, parts were affordable, i highly recomend getting one if you are looking to getting a four door sedan, over all great great great

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Luisfrivas0404 writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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Spacious

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Nothing

Luisfrivas0404
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Great For The Price — Great and clean car,good on gas, cheap on parts ,and oil change is cheap , is just a Greta car no problems. My family loves it ,,,and sister drives it around ..with me mon and dad , great trunk space . Great

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joeywgreer writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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The front seats are fairly comfortable and the spacious rear seats offer plentiful legroom and support. Lots of room, smooth ride, huge trunk. Altima is comfortable, reliable, good stereo.The four-cylinder 2.5 S model performed better than some V6s and averaged 25 mpg

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Nothing

joeywgreer
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Comfortable, Reiable Ride — This is a great car for the money. The front seats are fairly comfortable and the spacious rear seats offer plentiful legroom and support. Lots of room, smooth ride, huge trunk. Altima is comfortable, reliable, good stereo.The four-cylinder 2.5 S model performed better than some V6s and averaged 25 mpg. SeaScape exterior and frost interior

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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alowettabell writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL Review
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comfort

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nothing really

alowettabell
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No Problems — i can say this has been a great car for me as a traveling mother I travel from time to time gas mileage has been great It has enough room in back seat for 3 ppl to sit w/o being all over each other

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Jluo541 writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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5

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a reliable daily commute car

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not enough power for racing

Jluo541
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Excellent Car For Daily Commute — Appearance: It is a nice looking car better than most of 4-door models at that price. Build quality: It is reliable as good as Toyota Camry. It never has any problem except changing battery, tires, etc...... Performance: Same as Toyota Camry, Honda Accord ......

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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jbheer writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL Review
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This car is exclusively used to commute to work, it is always garaged, never had any accident, regularly maintained for all services.

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Slight tire wear on the front passenger side

jbheer
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Clean Title — The best car i have ever used, it is just used to commute to work, never traveled outside of southern California. it gets 30 mpg in highway. It has very very low maintenance. Annual cost to maintain this car for me is $400

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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mba021 writes:
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Review
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good car for a student

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older than I wanted it to be

mba021
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Got Me Through School - Still Runs — This car was my first solo college car. It was a great vehicle. Lot of power believe it or not. Fuel efficiency was pretty good. I didnt like the color of it - gold. I bought it used. IT is still runing my friednd bought it from me

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2012 Nissan Altima Reviews

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2011 Nissan Altima Reviews

Simple Reliable Daily-driver, Ut Dont Expect Much If You Love Your Autos. By James

This vehicle would have benefited greatly from a more refined interior. I suppose the 2.5 S model is not going to come with all the bells and whistles, however, from a design stance, its rather plain-... Read More

Stylish, Sporty And Reliable By playkate

I love the styling of this car, inside and out. You just cannot beat the price for such a nice looking car that also has a sporty feel. I really like everything about this car and will hate to see i... Read More

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2010 Nissan Altima Reviews

The Car For Everyone! By leannegail

The performance, look and maintenance is great on this car. One of the safest cars on the road today. I would recommend this car to anyone whether it was for a family, a 16 year old, or an older perso... Read More

All Around Great Car For Anyone! By leannegail

I loved everything about this car! First car I ever owned and I have had it for 3 years now and never once did I have to put it in the shop unless it was for general maintenance (oil change brakes etc... Read More

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2009 Nissan Altima Reviews

Great Fuel Savings, Nice Style , Small Truck By mbifalco

Excellent fuel mileage , more power than most Hybrids , has same 2.5 engine as non-Hybrid and electric engine makes it faster from 0-60 than the non-hybrids. Nice leather, the trunk is small but worka... Read More

Gas Saver! By crimeserginip1

I love the fact that the 18 gallon tank averages 530 miles! Also, it is super reliable and inexpensive to maintain! This car is extremely comfortable and great to drive around in! Super economic that ... Read More

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