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2003 Honda CR-VReview
Bryce writes:
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Drove great, exterior near perfect for a 2003. I

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GuruRTV4L writes:
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I was very happy with the selection. This was a manual Honda CRV. The price was fair for a car in such nice condition. My family and I had many quality cars and trucks to look at on their lot. We decided on an automatic SUV, so our teenagers could easily drive. J.

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2003 Honda CR-VReview
Richard writes:
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I really like the CRV I bought; the price was right--and no I didnt haggle with the salesman--the vehicle is like in mint condition. The only gripes I have is that I got only one key for the car and the vehicle is packed with all kinds of electronic gadgets Im still trying to figure out. All in all, Im pretty satisfied with the vehicle I purchased.

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2003 Honda CR-V EX AWDReview
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Decent Mid Size Suv —

Our CR-V is 11 years old with 134,000 miles and has been fairly reliable but has had two major repairs. The alternator went out a few years ago and the starter this year. However, the body has held up well, and still no rattles after 11 years. The CR-V only came in two trims, the FWD LE and AWD EX. Plastic storage bin lock broke long ago and the cheap inside door fabrics have had to be glued on. Gas mileage not as good as expected, even with good tires, regular oil changes, and air filter changes. Burns more oil than my 99 Dodge Caravan. Slightly disappointed with Honda quality. This vehicle has been given to my son for college use. UPDATE: Since this was given to my son, we have had to replace the rear drivers side brake caliper - twice. Then weve had to replace the starter - also twice (2015 and 2016). One of the oxygen sensors needs to be replaced as well and can only be done at the dealer. Because of this, the gas mileage is poor. Cant wait to trade this in one day. Very disappointed in Honda. We had a 2006 Honda Civic that also gave us nothing but problems until the engine block cracked from overheating. Cant wait to get rid of this one.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: *Great acceleration and torque.  Good power for a 4 cylinder engine
*Very easy to change break pads and other do it yourself maintenance

Cons: *Ride is truck like and jerky, not very smooth
*Only fairly reliable - Honda quality has gone down
*EX is top trim - yet not many features and cheap plastic interior. Bottom storage door has been broken for years because of cheap plastic

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2003 Honda CR-V Review
Vall says:
vs2003 Toyota RAV4
2003 Honda CR-V winning categories:
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Looks/Style Ranked 2003 Toyota RAV4 worse.
"Better gas mileage than the rav4, I have own both and CR-V has better traction and handle than the toyota,, even looks like toyota have more power ."
Value Ranked 2003 Toyota RAV4 better.
"Maintenance cost."
2003 Honda CR-V Review
DBB222 says:
vs2003 Subaru Impreza
2003 Honda CR-V winning categories:
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Power Ranked 2003 Subaru Impreza worse.
"I really dont know, I havent driven a CR-V"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2003 Subaru Impreza better.
"I dont know."
2003 Honda CR-V LX AWDReview
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The Best Vehicle I've Owned. — There is a reason that the Honda CR-V is so popular. My 2003 has been an amazing vehicle for me and my family. It has a fantastic balance of power and fuel economy from a four cylinder engine. The handling is amazing on any road condition. The interior has withstood a lot of use. By far this has been the best car I have owned. I do admit that the road noise is more than the average car, but a good set of tires will mitigate most of the noise irritation.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Reliable and great handling, Good quality interior materials, no breakdowns, Easy to find parts, great engine

Cons: Considerable amount of road noise,

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2003 Honda CR-V LX AWDReview
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A Very Reliable, Confident Car That Is Great For Toting The Family Around. — Really, I just wish it had more power. It's hard to accelerate off the line in a car that would like to stroll. The other problem I have is that if you don't manually turn off the head lights the battery will be dead in a few hours. I have never had that problem with other vehicles I have owned. Especially as most cars today turn off on their own........ Just saying.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Very Reliable and easy to maintain. Amenities include a 6 CD changer & sunroof, as well as durable floor mats throughout the vehicle.

Cons: Not a lot of power.  It does not enjoy being aggressive.

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2003 Honda CR-V LX AWDReview
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Awsome Overall Crv, Low Low Maintenence — I bought this little car a few years ago for my wife. It does awesome in the snow, rain, and ice. It had 45000 miles on it. We did the 60k service and it was in expensive. Awesome for dogs and kids. Oh and a picnic table in the floor!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Awsome in the Snow, lots of room for dogs and kids

Cons: not quiet, a bit noisy, just a little under powered

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2003 Honda CR-V LXReview
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Great Reliable Family Vehicle — This is a great family SUV. Very reliable, comfortable ride and safe. It has tons of rear storage with a built in picnic table for that spontanious picnic. It also has a cover that hides the rear storage. This has been a great family vehicle for the last 5 years for us.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Lots of rear storage, reliable, versatile, good fuel economy, cool features

Cons: Are there any?

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