2003 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

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4.35 stars

Based on 28 reviews

My Grand Prix Cost Less Than $3800 by Jamie
 — Bought the car used with 120,000 on the clock, now it has 138,000, only had to change the oil and the plugs. Runs great hasn't missed a beat in the year I've owned it. Fantastic on the freeway, will c... Read More
Great Car by Robert
 — Great family car to own, even with out a family. With my 3.1 liter V6, I get decent acceleration, great gas millage (34-35 miles per gallon highway), the brakes are easy to modulate and have plenty of... Read More
It Turned Out Way Better Than I Had Hoped. by gina2003
 — I bought this car used with 20K on it in 04. I now (July 09) have 159K on it.Gas miliage has been consistaint adverage of 27-29mpg. My SO had a Chrysler 300m and says it handles great and has great ac... Read More

2003 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

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2003 Pontiac Grand Prix

The stylishly sleek coupes are no longer in the lineup for the 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix.  Now it only comes in a more family-oriented 4-door sedan, as a base SE, GT, or supercharged GTP.  More full-sized than its mid-sized classification, the Grand Prix always aimed to blend heavily-loaded luxury features with a dash of exciting driving performance.
Engines remain the same for each trim.  A 3.1-liter, 175-hp V6 powers the SE, and a 3.8-liter, 200-hp V6 propels the GT.  A supercharged 240-hp version of the 3.8 sits in the sportier GTP.  All are matched with a 4-speed automatic overdrive transmission, with normal and performance modes.  Additional changes to the 2003 Grand Prix include more across-the-line standard features, such as a CD player, overhead console, backseat reading lights, and the trunk pass-through.  A Limited Edition Package for the GT and GTP again gives them a new spoiler, badging, white gauges, blue foglights, and seats with leather inserts to keep you from moving around when chasing curves.  
Performance-wise, 2003 Grand Prix owners seem very happy.  They love the engine power, great pick-up, easy cruising capability, and the stability and confidence of the wide track handling.  The Grand Prix looks and feels sporty enough for parents who don't want to entirely sacrifice fun for responsibility.  Seating room is spacious and gas mileage decent.  The heads-up display remains a favorite feature.  A sloping roofline limits rear headroom, say owners, the thinly padded seats are not comfortable for long trips.  Once again, a shoddy-looking plastic interior suffers from rattling and is not durable.  Some drivers report a noisy ride.

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Pontiac Grand Prix Questions

JerryLL
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2003 Grand Prix Sun Cracked Dash.

Can someone point me in the right direction on how to take the top of the dash out so I can replace it? I have searched all the search engines and they either give me radio removal or point me to gran...

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Cassandra Neal
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Mil Plug For Inspections

Went to get car inspected and the MIL PLUG. That the connect computer to for inspection has no power what could be the problem?

18 views with 16 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Tony Haynes
10

Security Light And Key Switch

11 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)
JerryLL
5

Is There Something Wrong With My Headlight Switch

Why is there an off position on the headlight switch if the headlights turn on when the ignition is turned on? I can't take the car to the drive in because the headlights stay on no matter what positi...

41 views with 7 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Vendetta8413
10

I Have A 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix Gt. I Dont Have Heat . Changed Thermostat,...

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