2003 Pontiac Sunfire Overview

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2003 Pontiac Sunfire Overview

The 2003 Sunfire is Pontiac's cheapest car. That's probably because it comes with few standard convenience or safety features. Similar to the Chevy Cavalier, but dressed up in sportier attire, the Sunfire is an attractive starter car for young first-time drivers.

The sedan is dropped this year, and so is the GT. The only available 2003 Sunfire is an SE coupe, which now has the 2.2-liter, 140-hp Ecotec DOHC I4 engine that used to be in the GT. This is coupled with a 5-speed manual or optional 4-speed automatic. You won't get much in the 2003 Pontiac Sunfire, but its affordability is a big selling point. The standard ABS brakes have been put on the options list this year. Dual front airbags, air conditioning, and new 60/40 split-folding rear seats are standard, but you need to pay extra for power features, keyless entry, a CD player, alarm system, sunroof, and leather wrapped wheel. New options for 2003 include side impact airbags, satellite radio, and Onstar.

On the outside, the front and rear fascias have been restyled. A twin grille with cat's eye headlights lends a sporty look to the Sunfire coupe, along with the standard rear spoiler. Many owners purchase the 2003 Sunfire because it is so affordable as a starter car and it's also a good jumping off point for tuners. They like its sporty new looks and the 24/33 mpg. Initial acceleration is not so great and the cabin feels tight for four adults. Interior materials also make the Sunfire feel bland and cheap.

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2003 Pontiac Sunfire Oil Leak

Okay so I did an oil change on a 2003 Pontiac Sunfire 2.2 L. I drain the oil remove the old oil filter and replace the seal around the oil filter cap. I've been replace the oil with 5W30 synthetic ...

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Trac Off Abs And Brake Light

When abs, brake and trac off lights turned on for my Pontiac Sunfire 2003, it won't change gears beyond 35 mph, only increases rpm. Does anyone know what could be the problem?

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My car starts humming from front tire when speed is over 25 and louder acted 50. What does this mean

03 Sunfire Electrical Problems?

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