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2003 Toyota 4Runner

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2003 SR5 V6 4x2
most popular
Price:   -  From $27,055
2003 SR5 Sport V6 4x2 Price:   -  From $28,220
2003 SR5 V8 4x2 Price:   -  From $28,305
2003 SR5 V6 4x4 Price:   -  From $29,330
2003 SR5 Sport V8 4x2 Price:   -  From $29,470
2003 SR5 Sport V6 4x4 Price:   -  From $30,495
2003 SR5 V8 4x4 Price:   -  From $30,580
2003 SR5 Sport V8 4x4 Price:   -  From $31,745
2003 Limited V6 4x2 Price:   -  From $33,255
2003 Limited V8 4x2 Price:   -  From $34,505
2003 Limited V6 4x4 Price:   -  From $35,530
2003 Limited V8 4x4 Price:   -  From $36,780

Overview

Completely new from the ground up, the 2003 Toyota 4Runner shares almost nothing with last year's model. In spite of that, its basic mission has not changed. The new 4Runner offers serious off-road capability. While other SUVs are becoming more and more like cars, the 4Runner is, as Toyota says, the "real deal." It's loaded with the latest off-road electronic technology. Electronic traction control and Downhill Assist Control improve capability off road, while other features improve comfort and handling on the highway. Yet the new 4Runner is built on a rugged ladder frame and uses a live rear axle, a design considered dated as many SUVs move toward unit-body construction and independent rear suspensions. Toyota felt this design offered better off-road capability. The new 4Runner is much larger and roomier than last year's model and ride quality has been greatly improved. Order the base 4Runner and you have a comfortable, well-equipped, highly capable SUV that can get things done. Order a 4Runner Limited model loaded with leather and it feels like a poor man's Range Rover. Actually, it's more like a poor person's Land Cruiser. A new Toyota V6 delivers more power than last year's engine for exceptionally good acceleration performance. And a V8 is also available for the 4Runner for the first time. The V8, an option for all models, delivers better acceleration than the V6 when fully loaded, but you won't need it unless you plan to do a lot of towing. While the new 4Runner may seem old school to people who want an "on-road" sport-utility, it's the hot ticket for drivers who want genuine off-road capability, but don't want to be punished for it on the way to work every day.

Specs & Features

Highlights
Overall Crash Safety Rating
Not Available
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
4.0L V-6 / 245 HP / 282 ft.lbs.
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Highway/Combined
18 / 21 / 19 Mpg
Passenger Capacity
5
Bumper to Bumper Warranty
36 Months / 36,000 Miles
Mechanical Specs
Engine - Cylinders/Horsepower/Torque
4.0L V-6 / 245 HP / 282 ft.lbs.
Drive Type
Rear-wheel
Fuel Economy - City/Hwy/Combined
18 / 21 / 19 Mpg
Brakes
4-wheel Disc
Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Rigid Axle Multi-link
Spare Tire And Wheel
Full-size Steel / Aluminum
Fuel Tank
23.0 Gal.
Recommended Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Average Cost To Fill Tank
$88
Dimensions & Capabilities
Maximum Cargo Volume
75.1 Cu.ft. / 72.4 Cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
103 Cu.ft.
Exterior Length
189.0 "
Exterior Width
73.8 "
Exterior Height
69.1 " / 71.6 "
Front Headroom
39.7 " / 38.3 "
Rear Headroom
39.1 " / 38.2 "
Front Legroom
41.7 "
Rear Legroom
34.7 "
Front Shoulder Room
58.0 "
Rear Shoulder Room
57.2 "
Front Hip Room
Rear Hip Room
Curb Weight
4,025 Lbs.
Wheel Base
110 "
Turning Radius
18.3 '
Exterior Features
Door Count
4 Doors
Wheels
16.0 " Silver Aluminum / 17.0 " / 18.0 " Silver Aluminum
Paint
Clearcoat Monotone / Clearcoat Monotone With Stripe
Exterior Mirrors
Dual Power Remote
Bumpers
Body-colored With 2 Front Tow Hook(s) / Front Body-colored With 2 Front Tow Hook(s)
Grille Moldings
Body-colored
Rear Spoiler
Wing
Exhaust
Stainless Steel
Interior Features
Seating
Passenger Capacity
5
Seat Trim
Cloth / Leather / Simulated Suede/leather
Front Seat Type
Bucket
Heated Front Seats
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
8-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Front Armrests
8-way
Rear Armrests
Center
Rear Seats
60-40 Split-bench
Radio & Infotainment
Radio
Am/fm Stereo, Seek-scan / Premium Am/fm Stereo, Seek-scan
Speakers
6 / 10 Jbl
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
Apple Car Play
Android Auto
Bluetooth w/ Hands-Free Connectivity
Convenience Features
Steering Wheel Type
Telescopic Tilt
Climate Control
Automatic Air Conditioning
Cruise Control
With Steering Wheel Controls
Sun Roof
Express Open/close
Rearview Mirror
Day-night / Auto-dimming Day-night
One Touch Open Window
Driver
Tinted Windows
Deep
Vanity Mirrors
Remote Keyless Entry
Keyfob (all Doors)
Power Outlets
2
Safety Features
Overall Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Overall Front Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Overall Side Crash Safety Rating
Not Yet Available
Rollover Crash Safety Rating
Front Impact Airbags
Driver And Passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
Seat Mounted
Knee Airbag
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
Seat Mounted
Rear Side Airbag
Seatbelt Pretensioners
Front
Anti-Lock Brakes
4-wheel Anti-lock Brakes (abs)
Forward Collision Warning
Blind Spot Sensor
Lane Departure Warning
Autonomous Cruise Control
Pedestrian Detection
Driver Attention Alert
Daytime Running Lights
Auto High Beams
Adaptive Headlights
Parking Sensors
Security Systems
Security System
Panic Alarm
Ignition Disable
Immobilizer
Warranty
Bumper To Bumper Months Miles
36 Months / 36,000 Miles
Major Components Months
60 Months / 60,000 Miles
Included Maintenance Months
Roadside Assistance Months
Corrosion Perforation
60 Months / Unlimited Miles
Accessories Months
12 Months / Unlimited Miles

Used 2003 Toyota 4Runner for Sale

1 vehicles found within 100 miles of your area
Toyota
SR5 V8
Color: Black
Price

$4,499

Mileage

277,596 mi

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Johnny's Motors Inc. (56 mi)

Phone: (714) 540-1488

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