Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant

2003 Mitsubishi Galant
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2003 Mitsubishi Galant

Pros

  • Attractive styling, excellent handling, many standard features for a low price.

Cons

  • Lacks power compared to major competitors, small backseat, no manual transmission available.

Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant for Sale

Mitsubishi Galant 2003 LS 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
215,930 miles
Used 2003
Mitsubishi Galant
LS
List$1,500
Est.Loan: $31/mo
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Mitsubishi Galant 2003 ES 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
134,026 miles
Used 2003
Mitsubishi Galant
ES
(3)
Malloy Hyundai
29.8 mi away
List$1,485
Est.Loan: $31/mo
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Mitsubishi Galant 2003 ES 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
166,204 miles
Used 2003
Mitsubishi Galant
ES
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Edmunds' Expert Review

An enjoyable Japanese family sedan that could use additional polish and rear-seat room.

2003 Highlights

The ES Galant now offers a "Sun and Sound" option that provides a 210-watt Infinity audio system along with a power sunroof and 16-inch alloy wheels. LS models come equipped with traction control.

Consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2003 Mitsubishi Galant.

Overall Consumer Rating

Most helpful consumer reviews

Transmission Problem
richie6, 01/14/2014
BEWARE OF MITSUBISHI GALANT TRANSMISSION PROBLEMS (2003 for me) I learned the hard way from a excellent transmission shop about the flaw in my 3.0 V6 model with 4 speed automatic where these where a 'clip' deep inside the tranny breaks! This shop used to keep several extra trannys in the shop fully expecting to have customers come in for this very issue. He told me about it before he even opened it up and proved it to me! These broken pieces, for one scenario, end up in the pump causing your tranny to fail and needs to be rebuilt. One main sympton is it will not go into any gear! Sometimes you hear the rattling as you run it. Get newer kit if you rebuild it!
Almost Bulletproof
du8y4, 02/05/2013
I bought my 2003 Galant 2.4ES in 2005 with 54,000 miles on it for $8900 because it was all I could afford at the time and I'm anti-Honda. Good gas mileage, snappy for a 4cyl. After delivering Pizza's full time for several years and going on multiple trips to Yellowstone, it now has 235,000 on it. The only thing major was replacing the timing belt at just over 200,000. I will say also that it can get up the the 120mph that the speedometer says it'll go. (it just takes a while)
Love Mitsubishi
lcmitsu, 09/16/2012
I bought this car used from a dealer in January 2007 with 25,000 miles on it. I don't think I will ever buy anything other than a mitsubishi going forward. I have 82,500 on the car now and with regular maintenance I expect many more years of driving joy with mitsi. Before buying the car I did check Edmunds.com consumer reviews and Consumer Reports which both gave this car a great reviews. Thanks Edmunds.com for this site.
Fantastic Automobile
ballbreaker910, 04/21/2011
I am the original owner of a 2003 Galant. I cannot express how much I have enjoyed this car. I purchased the car with 42 mile one the odometer. Now it has 201,000 miles. My only complaint is the paint. Every time I see a Galant like mines, the paint is faded terribly. Also the Brakes seem to wear easier than most cars. The climate control needed to be replaced but luckily it was still under warranty. This car has taken a beating. It had been driven every day for about 110 mile a day. Never had a major problem. Engine and tranny has been solid. The one time the car didn't start was because it needed a battery. Mitsubishi has put together a solid car that can compete with all major car brands.
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Features & Specs

MPG
19 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
4-speed automatic
Gas
140 hp @ 5500 rpm
MPG
19 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
4-speed automatic
Gas
140 hp @ 5500 rpm
MPG
18 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
4-speed automatic
Gas
195 hp @ 5500 rpm
MPG
18 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
4-speed automatic
Gas
195 hp @ 5500 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4 / 5
    Passenger4 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver3 / 5
    Passenger4 / 5
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    Rollover4 / 5
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated
IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Acceptable

More about the 2003 Mitsubishi Galant
Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant Overview

The Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant is offered in the following submodels: . Available styles include ES 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A), DE 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A), GTZ V6 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A), ES V6 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A), LS 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A), and LS V6 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A).

What's a good price on a Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant?

Price comparisons for Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant trim styles:

  • The Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant ES is priced between $1,485 and$1,485 with odometer readings between 134026 and134026 miles.
  • The Used 2003 Mitsubishi Galant LS is priced between $1,500 and$1,500 with odometer readings between 215930 and215930 miles.

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Should I lease or buy a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant?

Is it better to lease or buy a car? Ask most people and they'll probably tell you that car buying is the way to go. And from a financial perspective, it's true, provided you're willing to make higher monthly payments, pay off the loan in full and keep the car for a few years. Leasing, on the other hand, can be a less expensive option on a month-to-month basis. It's also good if you're someone who likes to drive a new car every three years or so.

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