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2003 Toyota RAV4 Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2003 Toyota RAV4 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2003 Toyota RAV4 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$16,625
Invoice *
$15,377
Engine
2.0L I-4 148 HP 142.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto
Fuel Economy City
25.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
31.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.0L I-4 148 HP 142.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto
Alternator
80 amp
Axle Ratio
4.24 / 3.12
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
14.7 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 double wishbone
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver styled steel / 16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/70SR16.0BSW AS / P215/70SR16.0RWL AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel / aluminum
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
removable 50-50 split-bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Seat Trim
cloth / premium cloth / leather
Door Trim
cloth / leatherette
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look / simulated carbon fibre / simulated wood
Dashboard Trim
metal-look / titanium / leather
Sunroof
power
Roof Features
roof rack
Auxiliary Visors
dual
Rearview Mirror
day-night / auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
dome light
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Cover
rigid
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
in-dash mounted single
Speakers
4 / 6 / 5
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
manual / power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
3
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
First Aid Kit
first aid kit
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Clock
in-dash
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
manual / power
Rear Windows
manual / power
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
manual / power
1-Touch Open Window
driver
Tinted Windows
light / deep
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
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
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
68.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
166.2 " / 167.1 "
Exterior Width
68.3 " / 70.3 "
Exterior Height
65.7 "
Wheelbase
98 "
Front Tread
59 "
Rear Tread
59 "
Turning Radius
17.7 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,946 lbs.
Curb Weight
2,711 lbs. / 2,777 lbs.
Payload
1,235 lbs. / 1,169 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,500 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.40
Front Legroom
42.4 "
Rear Legroom
32.6 "
Front Headroom
41.3 "
Rear Headroom
38.4 "
Front Hiproom
53.4 "
Rear Hiproom
46.5 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.1 "
Rear Shoulder Room
53.7 "
Passenger Volume
82 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
29.2 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
68.3 cu.ft.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Rear Spoiler
wing / lip
Bumpers
colored / front colored / body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
colored / body-colored
Fender Flares
colored / body-colored
Grille Moldings
black / chrome
Paint
clearcoat monotone / clearcoat monotone with stripe / clearcoat monotone with badging / pearlcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote / dual power remote / dual power remote heated
Trailering
class I
Trailering Harness
trailering harness
Trailering Hitch
trailering hitch
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Accessories Months/Miles
12/unlimited

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2003 Toyota RAV4 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 All-wheel Drive
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT

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