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2003 Nissan Frontier

2003 Nissan Frontier
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The 2003 Nissan Frontier comes in so many different models that pickup truck consumers will be certain to find one to suit them. Nissan offers the Frontier in two cab styles: the King Cab and the Crew Cab, and provides the option of 2-wheel drive or 4-wheel drive, and manual or automatic transmission. This truck offers three different engines, including the 3.3- litre V6 supercharged engine under the hood of the SVE King Cab, S/C King Cab, the SVE Crew Cab, and the S/C Crew Cab.

Available Models
The 2003 Nissan Frontier is available in the following models: Standard, XE King Cab, XE Desert Runner King Cab, SE Desert Runner King Cab, 4WD SE King Cab, SVE King Cab, S/C King Cab, XE Crew Cab, SE Crew Cab, SVE Crew Cab, and S/C Crew Cab. The King Cab models contain 2-door extended cabs, while the Crew Cab models have 4-door extended cabs. As expected with such a range of models, there are a number of options to choose from.

Interior Features
Interior features in all 2003 Nissan Frontier models include a center console, a tachometer, power steering, and cloth upholstery. The SE Desert Runner King Cab provides many more features, such as air conditioning, outside temperature indicator, and cruise control. Both the S/C King Cab and the S/C Crew Cab come with leather-wrapped steering wheels. Options available on the S/C Crew Cab include leather upholstery, and a Rockford Fosgate sound system.

Exterior Features
A projected midyear add-on for the Crew Cab models will be the "Open Sky" fabric sunroof. First in its class, this power roof will offer nearly five square feet, once opened. All Crew Cab models are equipped with rear privacy glass and a sliding window, as are the upper level King Cab models. The S/C Crew Cab and the upper level King Cabs come with step rails as standard. Color-keyed front bumpers and roof racks are options on some models, standard on others.

Engine sizes range from 2.4-litre dohc 4-cylinder to 3.3-litre V6 to the 3.3-litre V6 supercharged version available in the SVC and S/C models. This supercharged engine achieves power of 210 hp at 4800 rpm, and measures 231 lbs-ft of torque at 2800 rpm. The regular V6 is not too far behind, with 180 hp at 4800 rpm, and 202 lbs-ft of torque at 2800 rpm.

Safety and Security
All Frontier models have LATCH-system child-seat anchors included for 2003. Another safety feature optional on the XE and SE Crew Cab models is an antiskid system and traction control. Dual front airbags and anti-lock brakes are standard on all models.

2003 Nissan Frontier Highlights

Available in a choice of King Cab, 4-door Frontier Crew Cab or Frontier Crew Cab Long Bed
Aggressive front fascia, hood, fenders, bumper, grille, headlights, fog lights, tailgate and badging
Frontier Crew Cab Long Bed features a 74.6-inch bed, the longest bed in the compact crew cab class
Supercharged 3.3-liter SOHC V6 producing a class-leading 210 horsepower and 246 lb-ft of torque (A/T), 231 lb-ft (M/T) – available on S/C and SVE models (both King Cab and Crew Cab)
3.3-liter SOHC V6 producing 180 horsepower (an increase of 10 hp) and 202 (an increase of two lb-ft torque) lb-ft of torque at a low 2,800 rpm – standard on Desert Runners, all 4x4 models, Frontier Crew Cab and Frontier Crew Cab Long Bed
2.4-liter DOHC 4-cylinder producing 143 horsepower and 154 lb-ft of torque – standard on King Cab XE 4x2
Enhanced off-road capability on 4x4 S/C models - raised ground clearance and larger P265/65R17 4x4-oriented BF Goodrich Rugged Trail tires
Available Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) with Traction Control and tire pressure monitoring system
Sporty instrument panel with three gauge cockpit-style instrument cluster, large console
Dual front supplemental air bags, air bag on/off switch on King Cab; 3-point front seat belts with pretensioners and load limiters and adjustable upper anchors
LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tether for CHildren) child seat safety system
New Supercharged Value Edition which gives consumers class-leading V6 horsepower from the 3.3-liter supercharged engine at a dramatically reduced price

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Fast Stats


MSRP from
2.4L 4-cylinder
3.3L V6
3.3L Supercharged V6
143 @ 5200
180 @ 4800
210 @ 4800
4-speed auto
5-speed manual
MPG: City/Hwy
2.4L 4x2: 22/25
3.3L 4x2: 17/21
3.3L Super: 15/18

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