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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2003 Mitsubishi Montero specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2003 Mitsubishi Montero warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2003 Mitsubishi Montero XLS 4x42003 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 4x42003 Mitsubishi Montero 20th Anniversary 4x4
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$32,487$36,597$38,397
    Invoice *$30,138$33,951$35,616
    Engine3.8L V-6 215 HP3.8L V-6 215 HP3.8L V-6 215 HP
    Transmission5-spd Sportronic w/OD5-spd Sportronic w/OD5-spd Sportronic w/OD
    Fuel Economy City15.0 mpg15.0 mpg15.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy19.0 mpg19.0 mpg19.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.8L V-6 215 HP3.8L V-6 215 HP3.8L V-6 215 HP
    Transmission5-spd Sportronic w/OD5-spd Sportronic w/OD5-spd Sportronic w/OD
    Alternator100 amp100 amp100 amp
    Battery490 amp490 amp490 amp
    Axle Ratio4.304.304.30
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank23.8 gal.23.8 gal.23.8 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive TypeActive Trac 4WD part and full-time four-wheelActive Trac 4WD part and full-time four-wheelActive Trac 4WD part and full-time four-wheel
    4WD Shiftelectronicelectronicelectronic
    Locking Hub Controlautomaticautomaticautomatic
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensiondouble wishbonedouble wishbonedouble wishbone
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Wheels16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP265/70SR16.0BSW M+SP265/70SR16.0BSW M+SP265/70SR16.0BSW M+S
    Spare Tire and Wheelfull-size aluminumfull-size aluminumfull-size aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity777
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/Adriver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatbackdriver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
    Front Headrestsadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls8-way(8-way power)(8-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way(8-way power)
    Rear Seats60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Rear Armrestscentercentercenter
    Third Row Seatsremoveable full benchremoveable full benchremoveable full bench
    Seat Trimclothleatherleather
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard InsertN/Asimulated woodsimulated wood
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/Aexpress openexpress open
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Auxiliary Visorsdualdualdual
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfront & rearfront & rearfront & rear
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Concealed Storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storage
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimplasticplasticplastic
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningmanualmanualN/A
    Climate ControlN/AN/Aautomatic air conditioning
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AN/Arear air with separate controls
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear HeaterN/AN/Aauxiliary rear heater
    RadioAM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted 6-disc
    Speakers67 Infinity7 Infinity
    AmplifierN/Aamplifieramplifier
    Antennafixed diversitypower retractable diversitypower retractable diversity
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door release
    Power Outlets333
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    CompassN/Acompasscompass
    Exterior TemperatureN/Aexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/Aleather/genuine woodleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowsdeepdeepdeep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)Multi Mode 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Multi Mode 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)Multi Mode 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume96.4 cu.ft.91.7 cu.ft.91.7 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length190.2 "190.2 "190.2 "
    Exterior Width74.8 "74.8 "74.8 "
    Exterior Height71.5 "71.5 "71.5 "
    Wheelbase110 "110 "110 "
    Front Tread62 "62 "62 "
    Rear Tread62 "62 "62 "
    Turning Radius18.7 '18.7 '18.7 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating6,085 lbs.6,085 lbs.6,085 lbs.
    Curb Weight4,718 lbs.4,784 lbs.4,784 lbs.
    Payload1,300 lbs.1,165 lbs.1,165 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight5,000 lbs.5,000 lbs.5,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.46.46.46
    Front Legroom42.3 "42.3 "42.3 "
    Rear Legroom35.2 "35.2 "35.2 "
    Front Headroom41.5 "39.8 "39.8 "
    Rear Headroom40.6 "38.0 "38.0 "
    Third Row Headroom37.4 "37.4 "37.4 "
    Front Hiproom57.7 "57.7 "57.7 "
    Rear Hiproom55.5 "55.5 "55.5 "
    Third Row Hiproom45.3 "45.3 "45.3 "
    Front Shoulder Room58.5 "58.5 "58.5 "
    Rear Shoulder Room57.5 "57.5 "57.5 "
    Third Row Shoulder Room54.7 "54.7 "54.7 "
    Passenger Volume105 cu.ft.107 cu.ft.107 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume42.1 cu.ft.39.8 cu.ft.39.8 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded96.4 cu.ft.91.7 cu.ft.91.7 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Mud Flapsbody-colored front and rearbody-colored front and rearbody-colored front and rear
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/Awing
    Running Boardsrunning boardsilluminatedilluminated
    Skid Plates111
    Bumpersbody-colored with 2 front tow hook(s)body-colored with 2 front tow hook(s)body-colored with 2 front tow hook(s)
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside Claddingbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Fender Flaresbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Grille Moldingsbody-colored w/chrome accentsbody-colored w/chrome accentsbody-colored w/chrome accents
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heateddual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles84/100,00084/100,00084/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2003 Mitsubishi Montero safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
20th Anniversary 4x4
DriverN/AFront Seat
PassengerN/ARear Seat
Limited 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
XLS 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
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