2003 Nissan Altima Overview

Altima

Looking for a Used Altima in your area?

CarGurus has 84,105 nationwide Altima listings starting at $1,100.

ZIP:
Average user score
4.2 5 stars
Based on 49 reviews

2003 Nissan Altima Overview

The Nissan Altima saw a few changes for the 2003 model year, despite the fact that it had just been redesigned the previous year, including some new option packages and faux wood and titanium accents in some models.

The 2003 Altima came in four trims: the base model, the midrange S, the plush SL, and the top-of-the-line SE. The SE came standard with a 3.5-liter, 240-horsepower V6, and the others had a 2.5-liter, 175-horsepower four cylinder engine. All models came with a folding rear seat, power doors, and a tilting steering wheel. Upgrading to the S got air conditioning, cruise control, remote keyless entry, and a CD player. The SL included a power driver's seat and an upgraded sound system. Upgrading to the SE got the bigger engine, foglamps, and bigger wheels.

The Altima is Nissan's best-selling vehicle, and drivers like it because it is a good value and is very reliable. Owners also praise its good looks and ample trunk space. Some drivers complain about the front seats, and others caution that in the event that the car does need repairs, parts and labor can be expensive.

Updated

What's your take on the 2003 Nissan Altima?

2003 Nissan Altima Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2003 Nissan Altima against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

2003 Nissan Altima vs:

    Have you driven a 2003 Nissan Altima?  
    Rank this car

    Cars compared to 2003 Nissan AltimaPeople researching a 2003 Nissan Altima contacted a dealer about

    Altima

    Looking for a Used Altima in your area?

    CarGurus has 84,105 nationwide Altima listings starting at $1,100.

    ZIP:
    Have questions?   Ask a question

    Nissan Altima Questions

    Young Alibaba
    0

    Reflash Nissan Altima 2.5s

    3 views with no answers yet
    Shianna Lepich
    0

    Can't Start Engine

    I have a Nissan altima 2003 and it was overheating and ended up not starting. I replaced the thermometer and spark plugs and added coolant and water and it started again. Then my friend drove it...

    12 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
    Noodles916
    0

    Numbers On Radio Don't Work

    I have a 2003 Nissan Altima that is still running. Numbers on the radio don't work even though the actual radio works fine.

    2 views with no answers yet
    bcorley2
    0

    What Should It Cost To Replace The Drivers Side Window Motor On A 2003 Niss...

    20 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
    Minnie26
    0

    How Much Will It Cost To Fix A Intake Gasket On A 2003 Nissan Altima?

    161 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)