(3.9) 7 reviews
MSRP: $1,223$4,767
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 24-28
Engine: 140-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2003 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take on the 2003 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take

Oldsmobile’s most popular model has been the compact front-wheel-drive Alero coupe and sedan. Both are offered with a four-cylinder or 3.4-liter V-6 engine and either a manual or four-speed-automatic transmission. The Alero’s engines and basic design are shared with the Pontiac Grand A... Read Full Report


Consumer Reviews


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The Alero is a solid car.

by Texas_Investigator from Houston, TX on July 7, 2012

I have owned my 2003 Alero GLS for six years now. I bought it used. The main reason I chose the Alero was it handled great; and the one I picked had a very clean, and quiet, running engine with reason... Read Full Review

8 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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