For additional information on the 5-Star Safety Ratings program, please visit www. We had some really great memories with this car, and this was the car I learned how to drive 5 years ago I'm 21-going 22. Use a fuel cleaning additive every 3rd tankfull. Our Take on the 2003 Chevrolet TrailBlazer General Motors had a lot riding on the new-for-2002 midsized sport utility vehicle models, and by all accounts, the company is pleased with the results. Use for comparison purposes only. Replace the back shocks at 175000 and make sure front and rear sway bar links are changed total of 4 That is a tough job but someone has to do it. Use for comparison purposes only.
I have had this car since Dec 2002, and here it is May 2010. With a wheelbase of 129 inches, this light truck has a stable stance on the road. For a large vehicle, the 2003 Chevy Trailblazer handles exceptionally well. Then Isuzu got a version called the Ascender, to replace its flagship Trooper. These vehicles show consumers sample vehicles that may be available. We agreed on a price and bought a very nice car at a good price! Thank you Chevy for making this car!! This acknowledgement constitutes my written consent to receive such communications.
Most of the parts are still original. Also available is a North Face Edition, which includes a number of special features designed for the outdoor enthusiast. In addition, there are a number of options that can be added to spice up the Trailblazer. The exhaust from catalytic converter back should last about 200000 if you keep it clean. Retail sales only, not valid for fleet sales. Have spent more in repairs on this vehicle than we originally paid for it. Especially the one of a mother.
It cannot correct the vehicle's course in every situation or compensate for reckless driving. Within 140,000 miles had to replace the motor. Engine has enough power with the 3. Don't leave the old dirty oil in for a long time, that causes wear. You can always buy another car, but you can't buy the health and well-being of a human life. The power steering pump has now gone out. Long story short, when I came to the scene of the accident, and I personally saw the damage.
It features lower accent-color body cladding, body-colored outside rear-view mirrors, rain-sensing wipers, running lamps, a liftgate luggage rack, headlamp washers, B-pillar badging and a clothesline to dry out whatever needs to be dried. We got to the dealership to look at the car and do a test drive. Then they received a V-8 option, starring the corporate 5. Both engines are matched to a four-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with overdrive, and both are available in either two- or four-wheel-drive versions. To have a car run to its highest potential, you need to take care of it. All prices and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Dealer wanted an outrageous price. We had absolutely no problems with the car at all. The plant, which began production in 2001, marked the event with a recognition cookout for its 725 employees, who turned out to personally autograph the landmark engine. Interested parties should confirm all data before relying on it to make a purchase decision. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. This trim-and-badge package is layered on top of the Leather Plus feature Package and includes lower accent-color body cladding, body-colored exterior mirrors, running lamps, a liftgate luggage rack, headlamp washers, B-pillar badging and, as a quirky touch, a clothesline.
Overall proportions are similar to the Tahoe, but this vehicle has sleek hood and wheel well seams that improve on the Tahoe's more blocky appearance. The brakes use an advanced system of 12 specially tuned body mounts to isolate road inputs and noise, limiting vibration and harshness on any surface. Too bad Chevy doesn't make this model anymore. Any disclaimer displayed in red or blue may amend the Dealer Disclaimer. This vehicle easily beats all others in it class by far.
Safety features include driver and front passenger airbags and a three-point seat belt in the center seat position in the second row. The gauge cluster went out. This is a result of its five-link rear suspension, independent, double-A-arm front suspension and hydraulic power-assist rack-and-pinion steering. Sturdy as a hd truck and comfort as a full size sedan. Other than that, biggest repairs were fan clutch and catalytic converter. I ve had no problems with it until now but its at 199,999miles. Use for comparison purposes only.
My mom loved this car more than anything and it hurt her to see it go the way the car did. Is horrible to work on because of the design and placement of parts. The transmission is now slipping at 155,000 miles. . The back glass latch does not work and the glass will not close. Firestone Advantage 2 tires are the best tires for this suv at 33 psi. I love my Trailblazer and am seriously not happy at the thought that I can't replace her because Chevy stopped making them!! No problems with the engine or transmission but everything else was a cock-up.
Did not need 7 seats for the 2 of us but later, that came in handy. I drive this car across country twice each year and I completely trust it to make each trip. Horsepower calculations based on trim engine configuration. Of course, maintenance wise - brakes, oil changes and new tires come with every car so that was its own cost. Interior Features The four-door 2003 Chevy Trailblazer seats five passengers. Department of Transportations New Car Assessment Program www. All of our questions and concerns were addressed in a straight forward and easy to understand manner.