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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB RWDReview
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A Bottomless Pit Of Muscle Combined With Your-favorite-seat Comfort. — The advantages and comforts are obvious from the first time you sit in the driver's seat, while the fuel mileage will bring you back to reality quickly. The whole family can be hauled without anyone touching each other, and the baby in the car seat is well protected if we were to wreck. From 50-70 mph, you are hard pressed to find a more powerful V8 without a tiny two seater sports coupe. Highly recommend this vehicle...if you live close to a gas station.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Lots of room, lots of comfort, but mainly lots of POWER.  The 5.7L Hemi Mag under the hood is impressive off the line, but far more impressive from 50-70 mph on the highway.  I pulled at 32 ft boat in some hills in KY and had to check to see if the trailer was still attached.  You tend to forget when hauling due to the effortless shifting and microscopic hesitation when  you step on the accelerator.

Cons: Gas mileage is poor, especially in town.  Dodge (and Ford, for that matter) used sound-dampening foam inside the wheel wells, which retained moisture that lead to a bit of rust damage over the years, but easily fixable if caught soon.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WDReview
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Love My Truck — I use this truck for everything from daily driving, to hauling, to storm chasing. The 5.7 Hemi is more than enough to handle any situation and the 4x4 system is top-notch. I also thing the Ram has the nicest interior of any truck out there.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Great truck for work and play.  Love that Hemi!

Cons: Hemi does use gas

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 Laramie Quad Cab 4WDReview
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If Dodge Is On Your Radar, This Is A Good Truck, Just Be Ready For Some Issues Especially Rust. — Well I have had this for almost a year now. My truch has the 6 inch Skyjacker easyride suspension kit in it. I love it , it rides better than most pickups and cars do stock. Its fun to drive, looks great, and overall I love it. I have had some issues like changing the cv shafts can be probllemmatic, but the good always has its down sides. The Hemi is powerful, even at 171+ on the clock, But you would never know.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Looks. Ride Quality is amazing. Powerful.

Cons: Fuel Milage. Bad designs for CV issues.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT 4WDReview
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Thats's One Badass Truck! — I can't say anything bad about this truck, She has been nothing but loyal and hard working for me. Yes I refer to her as a person simply because that's how I've taken care of it since I bought it back in 2003. I have yet to find it's limits I've towed 4 wheelers w/camp trailers at the same time, race car trailers, been hunting in the rocky mountains of Colorado, off road driving, and cruising downtown. I have no doubt that the next owner will love it just as much as I do.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Very good running truck. Never had any real major maintenance issues always started always got me home no matter what the weather or road conditions.

Cons: Gas mileage is a little low (13-15 mpg) what can you say "it's gotta a HEMI" Needs 4WD engaged when the roads are snowy/icy cause the tires like too spin.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WDReview
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Would You Dodge A Dodge? —

Dodge is my favorite truck company excluding Ford Bronco's. I love this truck. It has a V8 engine and a great towing capability. I currently had to get a new drive shaft because it sealed up and wouldn't turn. It's a long distance or work vehicle because of the so much gas it takes in. I still drive it as my main though instead of the Ford Escape we also own. This is 1 tough truck. I've taken it off road with out any tune ups or off road parts on it and it handled fine. I pull a 5th wheel 27ft trailer behind it and a 17ft fiberglass bow rider ski boat. The interior is amazing and each year they get better. So much room inside and really comfy in every way there is. While it is spacious and powerful there is always a price to pay but its good and bad. It was built as a large truck and I love big trucks but there is a problem parking into small areas. Besides this truck I would probably only have a Ford Bronco 1 or 2, a Ford ranger off-road series or a Jeep. But because of everything we own and need to transport this is the perfect vehicle for me.

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

Pros: I love my truck. I would switch to a 2500 or a 1500 sxt though the 2500 would be able to pull the trailer more properly which your supposed to have a 2500 or 250 for 5th wheels, Sxt is just more sporty but also get the job done. I wish Dodge would do better on their power steering rack and rust above the fenders.Still i love it.

Cons: GAS MILEAGE lol. i get 4 days from half a tank which costs me 50 bucks right now but thats only if i go straight to work and back no fooling around. the speakers could be better. Rust is known for dodge and the Power steering rack on the ram trucks fails.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab RWDReview
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Still My Fave! — check engine code embedded in the ecm, fuel gauge shorts at 3/4. Over all Ive been happy with the truck since i drove it off the lot, maybe thats why i still have it. Should get a new one soon.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Ive loved it since the test drive

Cons: check engine code embedded in the ecm, fuel gauge shorts at 3/4.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB RWDReview
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Awesome — This truck is one of a kind. i love it alot. The performance it performs is the best i ever had. Has plenty of power. It's a very fun truck to drive and can do anything you want in it pretty much.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Plenty of inside room

Cons: Gas milage

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WDReview
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Sweet — It is a great truck and has a lot of power but as you decide to use it the fuel economy goes out the window. I really like the look and all the room on the inside. The 4x4 is nice when ya want to get a little mud on the tires.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It's paid for! =)

Cons: 12.8 MPG Average

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab RWDReview
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Usually A Very Well Working Truck, And Dependable For Most Anything. —

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Steady working and Strong Truck.

Cons: Not enough options for performance parts and is aan automatic.

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2003 Dodge RAM 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WDReview
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Good Starter Truck. The Right One For Some One Not Towing A Large Trailer. — I love this truck its fast and handles and feels like a dream. The room in it is great. The bed is a 6dream footer so a little small but good enough. The gas mileage is low 12 mpg in town and 16 to 17 mpg on hwy. I think the trucks build is as good as any out there. I have had no problems with this truck what so ever.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: fun to drive

Cons: gas mileage

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2010 Dodge RAM 1500 Reviews

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It’s a good truck, but it was not equipped with what I’m looking for. Read More

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2009 Dodge RAM 1500 Reviews

Review By Gohard73

I really want this truck so bad I work so hard I want to get my dream truck Read More

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2008 Dodge RAM 1500 Reviews

Review By Gene

I think the truck is a very good model and its well worth the price Read More

Review By Guru9X8LQ4

It was nasty inside and out and smelled really bad. The truck would not run battery was dead and had 12 codes when I ram the check engine light Read More

2007 Dodge RAM 1500 Reviews

Review By scott

I bought the same thing except it is not a 4 door. Not much into 4 door automatic transmission trucks. Read More

Review By Matthew l

Good value yes I myself would like to buy it Read More

2006 Dodge RAM 1500 Reviews

Review By GuruMVJJL

Over priced because of miles and age of the truck Read More

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I live that year body style. 2002 threw 2008 are my favorite years of the dodfe rams Read More

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