2003 Nissan Altima Overview


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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.


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AC Compressor “coming Apart”

So I purchased an 03 Altima. The AC blows cold but it makes a noise when its running. The mechanic says the compressor is “coming apart” and that it will “blow particles” into the whole AC syste...


What Are The Signs I Would Need Head Gasket Repair

I was told I needed head gasket repair a year ago what does that do and I didn't do it yet have I ruined the car how do I know I need this work done.

My 2003 Altima Is Hard To Start

After it cools down it won't start can hold ignition over and it takes bout 5 to 10 mins before it starts

Left Key In Car

2003 Nissan Altima my keys are in car and my battery is dead how can I open car

My Nissan Altima 2003 3.5

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