by ay9i on Sep 11, 2013 Vehicle: 2003 Infiniti G35 2dr Coupe w/Leather (3.5L 6cyl 6M)
4 vehicles in the household, BMW, Infiniti QX4, and 2 G35's - an '03 and '04. Have had many other brands. We have kept our G35's all these years as they are a wonderful blend of performance, appearance, and luxury appointments supported by an outstandingly reliable and safe, fun to drive sporty car with usable back seat and cargo/trunk.
The only problems - ever - are minor electrical
over 9 and 10 years. Door lock actuators on both cars failed ($150 ea) and radio/climate control head repair ($400) on the '04. Both vehicles have about 70k miles garaged but driven year round including rough Canadian winters. Simply unbeatable combination of value, quality, reliability, luxury and fun.
by mbohn2 on Apr 12, 2013 Vehicle: 2003 Infiniti G35 4dr Sedan w/Leather (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
There are known flaws with any vehicle on the market.
The 1st gen G35 is known for the AC/Radio control going out, which is not all that big of a deal to have to fix if you know what your doing.
With that being said, I bought my 2003 G35 sedan in mid 2012 with 154,000 miles on it.
Very high milage for a used car, so I expected to have some problems.
The first thing I did was change every drop of fluid in the car, spark plugs, brake pads, wiper blades, ect.
to ensure everything would be in good working order, and the car hasnt let me down yet.
A respectable 260 HP gets you up and moving to your cruising speed.
It has an extremely comfortable cabin with plenty of room for all.
by drunkenironox on Aug 20, 2012 Vehicle: 2003 Infiniti G35 4dr Sedan w/Leather (3.5L 6cyl 5A)
Plenty of power and handles very nice. No problems merging on the freeway. What I find interesting or funny is when I accelerate to get up to the speed limit. When I'm at a red light that turns green; cars behind me are always 2-4 car lengths away when I look in the rear view mirror. This is only with my foot very lightly stepping on the gas pedal too. lol
I just bought mine used at 101k miles. I have the Emerald Mist Green/Teal color. Very beautiful and custom looking color. It's been getting a lot of attention from people where ever I go. I have people sticking their heads out their window just to see what kind of car it is. I'm glad I found this one. Not bad for a 9 year old car.
The G35 is Infiniti's new entry-level luxury sport sedan. Aimed at buyers who would otherwise choose an Audi A4, BMW 3 Series or Lexus IS 300, the G35 offers impressive performance and comfort for a price that's less than most of the competition's.