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2003 Land Rover Discovery HSEReview
Henrik writes:

Disco 2, Takes You There With Care. — You can go fast! I can go everywhere. Honestly, I have my second Discovery now. And I would not change it. It works great at a family car, everything fits in the car. And the car can go almost anywhere. A bit much consumed, but thats what you get when you have a v8. If I would buy one again today, I would take the same car, with a TD5. The rest would stay as is. One Life Live IT!! Go Beyond!

Pros: Our family loves our disco.

Cons: Could maybe use less fuel?

7 of 7 people found this review helpful.
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2003 Land Rover DiscoveryReview
MacGarver writes:

Could Be Called Lard Rover, I Digress —

I love this truck. It's beautiful, it's cool, it's got cahce value. Then I come back down to reality. It's like a punch to the groin every time I fill up. It has a 96 L tank and it needs it. In a strong head wind you can actually see the gas gauge going down. Wow. The truck itself is a lot of fun. It drives really nicely, a little too much cabin noise on the highway, but that's to be expected when it's shaped like a brick. My experience in the winter is that snow tires are a good idea. It really wants to plow ahead in turns and stopping is nervewracking at times. However, when there's been a blizzard and there's two feet of snow on the ground, the Disco is super fun to go pull other SUV's out of the ditch with or just drive around knowing that you can get through anything. Invincible. There are a number of squeeks They seem to come from the 'Duragrain' seat material rubbing together. Irritating. The traction control light has been on almost since I bought it. Maurice (that's right, I know my tech on a first name basis) has been unable to find the cause, despite dozens of trips to the dealer. Irritating. The cost to repair mundane things is high. I replaced the rear brake pads and rotors. It cost me over $700.00 CDN. I thought the dealer was gauging me, but after calling several garages, found out this was the going rate. This is double what it costs for my car for similar work. There are some design issues that I would correct if i could. The front cup olders hit me right in the knee. The front seat doesn't go back far enough. The rear door window should roll down so you can stick lumber or something out of it. The rear doors are a little small to get in and out of. The steering wheel should tilt higher. I know there are cheaper SUVs to drive, but this vehicle just has a certain something that makes it really special. I definitiely have a love hate relationship with it.

Pros: Fun to drive, Cache value, invincible,

Cons: Gas hog, high maintenance costs, Height prevents parking in some car parks.

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2003 Land Rover Discovery SEReview
Nate writes:

Land Rover Discovery Se7 2003 — The miles per gallon is horrible. Acelleration is typical for a car of its size. Handling is not good. Braking is satisfactory. It has needed repairs. Not a very good value. Not a fun car to drive. Brakes were squeaky. Rattles while driving and doors and overall interior feels "clangy" when on the highway. The exterior design is not good. The interior design is not bad but not astonishing. The back seats are extremely stiff and hard and uncomfortable. The front seats are not comfortable either. The LR3 (successor) has much improvement.

Pros: Usually gets you to where you need to go with plenty of room.

Cons: Uncomfortable and is very thirsty.

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2003 Land Rover Discovery SE Review
GuruVVN7H says:
vs2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon
2003 Land Rover Discovery SE winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Handling Ranked 2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon worse.
"excellent traction control, 4x4 that feels like a sports car"
Value Ranked 2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon worse.
"twice as useful, a lot of cargo space"

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Reviews From Other Years

2020 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

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My 2020 Discovery has been a delightful car until today. Traveling west at 68mph on the Mass Pike , my Discovery literally shut down... all systems... including my FLASHERS to notify those behind of a... Read More

Review By Jaimatadi

its great value good for my purpose i love it Read More

2019 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

Review By George

Great steering, handles well for a large SUV, comfortable, nice features, detailing and styling. Ability to switch off the Eco Intelligent Start/Stop System is nice. Very smooth ride. Read More

2018 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

Review By Carrs22

Great vehicle. Super clean and spacious. Like the minimalist interior and the spacious third row seat. Read More

Review By Guru9HH89X

Wound up purchasing 2018 Discovery HSE Certified pre-owned. Have a couple thousand miles on it, and Im enjoying it so far. Coming from a previous generation Bmw X5 there are definitely differences.... Read More

2017 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

Review By Guru218PT

The reviews on this car are horrible and it’s from multiple references. Darn I really liked the body of the car. Read More

Review By Guru9DXPC2

Lux or 1st edition model is the only way to go with this model. Wish it were a bit taller thus making it easier to get into. Other than that, great car. Read More

2004 Land Rover Discovery Reviews

Review By GuruYDXKK

It’s a labor of love... actually the 04 TD5 Is great if you maintain it. Read More

Badass By DeemartinD

This truck is downright amazing in bad weather and less than favorable conditions and the ride is always smooth and responsive. The Trail Edition is a pretty rare find as far as trim packages go on th... Read More

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