2003 Toyota Prius User Reviews

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2003 Toyota Prius BaseReview

Love My Classic Prius — I have always loved everything about this car and now that fuel is getting pricey, I'm even happier. This car goes as fast as I want to, and more importantly, when I'm stuck in traffic the emissions are zero.

Pros: all

Cons: they're not the cheapest car available so everyone doesn't have one

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2003 Toyota Prius BaseReview

Replaced A '91 Camry And Backup Is '01 Echo, Prius Is Great — Our '91, manual transmission Camry, 32 MPG, was lost in an auto accident. So for a month, I drove our '01 Echo, a nice goin' for groceries car. But the used, '03 Prius has been a step above both cars: 1) quieter - a smaller engine and more time using electric motors 2) efficient - averaging 52 MPG over 30,000 miles 3) creature comforts - electric everything The seats are at the right height but could do with more tilt options. Also, the North American model does not have rear folding seats like the European and Japanese models (but Echo rear seats may work.) Still, it very comfortable for cross country trips because the lack of vibration and noise makes it a comfortable ride. Bob Wilson

Owner for 1 years, 6 months

Miles Driven per Year:22,000

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2003 Toyota Prius BaseReview
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Great Little Car. Very Reliable Transportation — It looks small, but you don't feel that while you drive the car. It handles very good. Braking system is perfect. Around $25-28 to fill the tank. I love the gas mileage that this car gets. It is around 42-44 MPG.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Drives and handles good. Gas saver.

Cons: Small cargo area

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2003 Toyota Prius Base Review
Very good on gas, I was able to SF from Sacramento and come back only for 7$ and still had some gas left. Had to service the hybrid battery, it was an easy fix, I did myself following you tube videos.
vs2003 Honda Civic EX
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2015 Toyota Prius Reviews

Practical With Some Style By Aaron6817

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2014 Toyota Prius Reviews

Good Car If You Want A Mid-sized Hybrid Vehicle. By Salamander3

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Great Car By MIkeBr

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2013 Toyota Prius Reviews

Green Machine By John

I was a firm GM owner my whole life. My wife got me into liking the Toyota brand. She traded her GM for a Camry in 2012. When we lost our Camry to an accident we came back to Toyota for the 2013 Pri... Read More

Surprisingly The Best Car For Economy And Travel. Really Like Prius... By Larkster

My favorite part this PRIUS - is the color - the convenient dash with BIG back-up camera and NAV plus the on/off ignition - stereo GREAT - handling - ECONOMY! This Hybrid impresses me because it's ... Read More

2012 Toyota Prius Reviews

A Great Car... For The Right Person By dsjaharry

I've driven this car for a little while and although impressed with its potential, I came away understanding this was not the car for me. I do respect it. In the right hands, this car can do amazing... Read More

I Love This Car! Hoping To Buy A New Ediiton By jmorton

I love to reliability, quietness, fuel efficiency, large capacity of this prius. It handles very well and you can barely tell when it is turned on. it is chalk full of technology that makes by experie... Read More

2011 Toyota Prius Reviews

Super Gas Saving Vehicle! By Zulsf

great styling car with cool fuel efficiency. Super reliable and dependable car. Spacious car for 5 with plenty of trunk space. Zero maintenance Cost other than the regular oil changes and tire replace... Read More

Sucks Just Like Very Other Toyota By Bjorkast

My husband & I share his car but I avoid driving it at all cost! We live in an area where it is 98 degrees one day & a blizzard the next, so when it comes to how a car handles in all types of weather ... Read More

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