2003 Pontiac Montana Overview

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Base
8 national listings
Base Extended
4 national listings
Base Extended AWD
2 national listings
MontanaVision Extended
25 national listings
MontanaVision Extended AWD
6 national listings
Value
7 national listings
Value Extended
8 national listings

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3.85 stars

Based on 10 reviews

A Good Grocery Getting Multi Purpose Unit For The Family by Miranda
 — This is my 2nd Montana. I had a 99 ( still have for parts) and now the 03. It has been quite reliable like the previous model. They have similar issues, wipers are clunky, bottom rails rot out fast, a... Read More
Family Hauler by rfarm8494
 — Use this as a daily driver and vacation/road trips leather seats clean easily and remove OK for deep carpet cleaning 22 Miles Per Gallon is very good for vehicle this size and capacity DVD player fail... Read More
I Love My Shuttlebus!! by ZXNinjaMom
 — My van is my work horse. It carts my kids, my sister and mother and nieces, groceries, furniture, electronics, items for work, stuff for the baby.....LOTS of stuff for the baby!! It's perfect for th... Read More

2003 Pontiac Montana Overview

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2003 Pontiac Montana

The 2003 Pontiac Montana minivan comes in a regulard 112-inch wheelbase and an extended 120-inch wheelbase.  All feature front-wheel drive, but the extended also are available with Versatrak all-wheel drive capability, to help wanderlust parents forget they're driving a minivan.  
Initially the Value trim only came with the shorter wheelbase, but in 2003, it is also offered in extended form.  Though billed as Value, this trim still comes with many standard features, such as foglights, cruise control, power windows, locks, and mirrors, roof rack, remote entry, and a tachometer.  It does not come with ABS, which is standard on all other 2003 Montana models.  Dual sliding doors are standard across the line, and you can get a power option for both as well.  Other nice options include heated seats, a rear parking assist sensor, and air compressor.
While WonkaVision shrunk Mike TeeVee so small, his mom could hide him in her purse, MontanaVision (the 2003 Montana's DVD system) will shrink your kids' argument quotient and keep them hidden from you as they are ensconced with the one feature that all harried Montana parents seem to love.  The dual sliding doors are also greatly appreciated.  Other highlights include the easy handling, the roominess and cargo flexibility, the sporty SUV styling, and the overall affordability.  Ongoing mechanical problems (transmission, intake manifold) and easily broken plastic parts are downsides of the 2003 Montana.  Owners also wish for more horsepower, a third row seat that folds into the floor, and better acceleration.

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6kidsanddone
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Abs And Traction Control Light On,radio Light And Speedometer Lights Out Wh...

I bought a 2003 Pontiac Montana in April 2015. It has been in the shop more than out. I could hear a noise and feel a "thunk-clunk" from under the hood,my mechanic replaced Motor and Transmission m...

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Lindsay Farnham
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Power Sliding Doors Stopped Working And Fuse Is Good

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2003 Pontiac Montana Turn Signal Issues

I have a 2003 pontiac montana and my turn signals dont work. Everything else works, even the hazards, no turn signals. What can it be? There is a combination flasher unit under the dash, could that be...

820 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)
Kevin Jones
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Pontiac Montana Extended Awd Front Wheel Bearing Torque Nut Torque Spec. A...

I had to replace both my front wheel bearings on my 2003 pontiac montana at 55K miles. I thought this was premature but had no choice. I bought replacement bearings and installed them torquing the...

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melanie41saul
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On The Dash, The Control Knob For The Fan Is In The Off Position But Runs C...

I don't have to turn the fan on, it begins when I start my 2003 Pontiac Montana. I can't control the amount of air flow either. It's in the off position and when I move it from 1 to 5 settings, th...

251 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)