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Great times and good fun!
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By grizzlyrizzly
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2003 Nissan Frontier 2dr King Cab XE-V6 4WD SB (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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It was between the frontier and the tacoma and when it came down to money, power, and interior room there was no comparison. The extended bed liner and the 4wd drive makes it unstopable. It has gotten me out of many sticky situations. Test drive and you will see too....


Favorite Features

Cd player, 4wd, extended bed, interior room, heats up quickly during winter months.


Suggested Improvements

Could use a little more HP and better gas mileage.


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By BarkleyPup
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2003 Nissan Frontier 4dr Crew Cab SVE-V6 4WD LB (3.3L 6cyl S/C 4A)


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I really like the ride and the power, but the gas milage sucks. I would not recommend. Also the bed is not as big as it looks. Most full sized trucks get better fuel milage.


Favorite Features

The Power it has. I pull a 1 ton boat and it handles it ok.


Suggested Improvements

Improve on fuel milage. Also could make the bed deeper.


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My Frontier Experience
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By arcadio figueroa
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2003 Nissan Frontier 4dr Crew Cab XE-V6 4WD LB (3.3L 6cyl 5M)


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For the most, this vehicle is a good handling truck but very high on gas consuming. THe air conditioner and heat exchanger are very poor and the interior space is very limited, specially in the back seat.


Favorite Features

The truck handles very well in snow and dry road.


Suggested Improvements

Gasoline expense must be improved. The tank is very small compare to the milage per gallon. Next time, I will consider leasing my next truck based on gas consumption and unless improved I will be force to go to others.


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First Nissan 4X4
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By Fronty
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2003 Nissan Frontier 4dr Crew Cab SE-V6 4WD LB w/Leather (3.3L 6cyl 4A)


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I purchased this truck in June 2003. I have put almost 9000 miles on it since then. I have had no problems at all. The gas mileage was poor to start, but a K&N filter changed that. (17-21)(15- 17 before)HWY. The Rockford Fosgate system isn't all what it's cracked up to be. The factory stereo in my 02 Trailblazer sounds better. Overall I am pleased with the performance and ride.


Favorite Features

The in-dash 6 disc changer, 16 inch wheels and long bed. Steering wheel mounted audio controls!


Suggested Improvements

More horsepower I've got an 03 and even though it's got 10 more horses than last year, it still isn't enough! More rear seat leg room and more fron seat hip room. I 6'1" 185 and it feels a little tight. Shift on the fly Four wheel drive.


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'03 Frontier Crew Cab 4WD SB
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By henrysc
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2003 Nissan Frontier 4dr Crew Cab SVE-V6 4WD SB (3.3L 6cyl S/C 4A)


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This truck is a solid performer on and off road. Have not towed with it yet, but expect it will do fine. Will probably add 3" lift kit and performance exhaust.


Favorite Features

Looks great. Drives solid, good ride.


Suggested Improvements

Increase size a little to get more room in rear seat. Upgrade V6 engine for more power so supercharger with premium fuel maybe not a requirement. A little better fit and finish on interior, with leather/cloth combo.


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