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2003 Ford Ranger Specs & Safety

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

Overview

Select Style

MSRP *
$13,645
Invoice *
$12,995
Engine
2.3L I-4 143 HP 154.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,750 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
24.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
29.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000

Powertrain

Select Style

Engine
2.3L I-4 143 HP 154.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,750 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
95 amp
Battery
540 amp with run down protection
Axle Ratio
3.73 / 4.10
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
16.5 gal.
Exhaust
partial stainless steel
Drive Type
rear-wheel

Steering and Suspension

Select Style

Front Suspension
short and long arm
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized
Rear Suspension
rigid axle leaf
Rear Springs
leaf
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " argent styled steel
Front Tires
P225/70SR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel / full-size

Seating and Interior

Select Style

Seating Capacity
3
Front Seat Type
60-40 split-bench
Front Headrests
fixed
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Seat Trim
vinyl / cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
vinyl/rubber

Comfort and Conveniences

Select Style

Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
dome light
Floor Console
partial
Cup Holder
front
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
in-dash mounted single
Speakers
2
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
manual
Power Outlets
2
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
manual
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Type
sliding

Safety

Select Style

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 w/passenger front-impact cancellable
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Ignition Disable
SecuriLock

Dimensions and Capacities

Select Style

Door Count
2 doors
Exterior Cargo Length
71.8 "
Exterior Length
187.5 "
Exterior Width
69.4 "
Exterior Height
64.9 "
Wheelbase
112 "
Front Tread
59 "
Rear Tread
57 "
Turning Radius
18.8 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,360 lbs. / 4,680 lbs.
Curb Weight
3,030 lbs.
Payload
1,260 lbs. / 1,640 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
2,240 lbs.
Max Trailer Tongue Weight
5,500 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.4 "
Front Headroom
39.2 "
Front Hiproom
52.7 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.5 "
Exterior Cargo Width
40.4 "
Exterior Cargo Volume
37.3 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Select Style

Mud Flaps
front and rear
Pickup
regular / regular with bed liner
Bumpers
black
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual
Trailering Harness
trailering harness

Warranty

Select Style

Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2003 Ford Ranger 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

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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