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2003 Chevrolet Malibu Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2003 Chevrolet Malibu specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2003 Chevrolet Malibu warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$18,075
Invoice *
$16,538
Engine
3.1L V-6 170 HP 190.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
20.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
29.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
3.1L V-6 170 HP 190.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
105 amp
Battery
600 amp with run down protection
Axle Ratio
3.05
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
14.1 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " steel
Front Tires
P215/60TR15.0BSW touring AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way / 8-way (6-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
bench / 60-40 bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
vinyl
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
fade
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
in-dash mounted single
Speakers
4
Radio Theft Deterrent
Theftlock
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power / power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power
Power Outlets
2
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
manual / power
Rear Windows
manual / power
1-Touch Open Window
driver
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Ignition Disable
PASSLock
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
17.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
190.4 "
Exterior Width
69.4 "
Exterior Height
56.4 "
Wheelbase
107 "
Front Tread
59 "
Rear Tread
59 "
Turning Radius
18.1 '
Curb Weight
3,106 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,000 lbs.
Front Legroom
41.9 "
Rear Legroom
38.0 "
Front Headroom
39.4 "
Rear Headroom
37.6 "
Front Hiproom
52.0 "
Rear Hiproom
52.0 "
Front Shoulder Room
55.5 "
Rear Shoulder Room
55.3 "
Passenger Volume
99 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
17.3 cu.ft.
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions
Grille Moldings
with chrome bar
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
manual remote driver, manual passenger / dual power remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2003 Chevrolet Malibu 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.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Base 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
LS 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT

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