2003 Mazda Tribute User Reviews

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    2003 Mazda Tribute Review
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    5
    I own one and I like it
    Cargo Capacity Ranked 2002 Daewoo Nubira worse.
    "More room than a deawoo"
    Value Ranked 2002 Daewoo Nubira worse.
    "Its better"
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    2003 Mazda Tribute ES V6 4WD Review
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    115

    Faithful, Awesome, Comfortable — with automatic all-wheel drive, the only way to get stuck is to high-center (did in the sand at the beach, but a little digging and was free). Also with the anti-lock brakes, stopping is maxed out in efficiency. the only scary time was climbing a steep snowy hill, when all 4 wheels are spinning, it's up to chance.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Excellent snow,wet yucky weather

    Cons: top heavy, so watch the inclines

    9 of 9 people found this review helpful.
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    2003 Mazda Tribute LX V6 4WD Review
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    Mazda A Tribute To Affordable Fun And Utility — Owned this vehicle since new. Love the acceleration and fuel economy for a AWD sport ute. Seats four comfortably and travels well for a couple and dog with gear. Towed beyond expectations - straight with good capacity. It has been a great value, but the newer models lost a little rear seat legroom.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great all around vehicle for couple with a dog.  Good acceleration and fuel mileage for a AWD utility and good hauling and towing capacity.

    Cons: Front seats could be more comfortable for long trips.  Mileage and acceleration are hit hard by A/C or defroster.  Tall or long items hard sometimes hard to fit in cargo area.

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    2003 Mazda Tribute LX V6 Review
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    Nice Car To Have If Your Looking For Affordable Suv. — The Mazda tribute is excellent vehicle for any driver. It's big enough to fit a small family or a few of your friends for a night on the town. The 3.0L V6 gives it decent power while not hurting your wallet on fuel.

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

    Pros: Decent gas, Roomy enough to fit 3 of your friends comfortably

    Cons: None

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    2003 Mazda Tribute LX V6 4WD Review
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    Great — Works awsome good 4 wheel drive lots of power good looks very comfortable driving only thing replaced on it was altenators at 150000 clicks has about 160000 on it now ,other then a small ticking in engine works awsome would drive it anywhere.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: fun to drive

    Cons: none

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    Mazda — I love my Mazda, even though it drinks the gas! Easy for me to get in and out of! Wish I had nicer rims on it, but all in time!

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    Great On Gas With Lots Of Room — only a 4 cyl and 5 spd but great cause its an suv so has lots of room to load her up.

    Pros: gas mileage

    Cons: 2wd,fwd

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2009 Mazda Tribute Reviews

    Its A Good Suv To Get The Job Done By Viddy

    ok suv. v6, good acceletaion new tranny, fun to drive on AWD, good appetance would have like leater seats but fun. ok on gas could be better, eazy to take care fun to just rip up road with. 3 out of... Read More

    2008 Mazda Tribute Reviews

    Great Family Car And Nice To Drive On Trips By Jason

    This is my wife's SUV and it gets great gas mileage for a big car (28mpg HW). So much room its great, and rides really nice. It only has an inline 4 engine, so the power isn't the best, but the gas ... Read More

    The Tribute Excells At Being Average By Mike

    Cheap to buy, cheap to insure, cheap to fuel. Excellent cargo space for the $. Feels relatively well put together for a Ford. Recently lost a race to a riding mower in it. This one is the base mode... Read More

    2005 Mazda Tribute Reviews

    05 Mazda Tribute By 05_Mazda_Tribute

    The Mazda Tribute is fun to drive and has been a reliable travel partner as well as an every day commuter. From hauling the kids to hauling cargo it has proven more than sufficient. Also a great tail... Read More

    A Lot Of Great Memories Driving This Vehicle. By CAMYMARIE

    No major repairs ever needed on our Mazda Tribute. 2005 Mazda Tribute was great for pulling a trailer of ATV's. Fits five people. Original car mats still in vehicle. Back set folds down easily to hull... Read More

    2004 Mazda Tribute Reviews

    Dissatisfied By 04ADZAM

    Just Bought used from a local dealer As IS No Warrenty and motor started skipping before I made it home . Spent Almost $750.00 in repairs already and still is not fixed .I guess I am stuck with it . ... Read More

    Excellent Mazda Tribute By Donald

    Reliable, economical and very consistent performance with the power of a V-6 engine. Easy to maneuver and handle and ability to move quickly when needed. Excellent paint and interior holds up and show... Read More

    2002 Mazda Tribute Reviews

    A Fun Small Suv With Plenty Of "punch"! By ATGInvestmentauto

    If you're looking for a fun SUV this is it. I found the ride to be comfortable, smooth and stable. Driving is firm but smooth allowing you to feel totally in control. Braking too is smooth and quie... Read More

    Love Love Love! My Tribrute!! By julicans

    I love the looks, it's comfortable to drive for hours on end and it has held up well for 12 years, 7 years under my ownership. The driver seat doesn't show any wear at all. I would buy this SUV again... Read More

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