2003 Saturn Vue

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40 reviews
Available Price Range $876-$7,244 Trims4 Combined MPG 22-25 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2003 Saturn Vue

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Road noise
  • Four-cylinder engine noise
  • Stability on slippery pavement
  • Base model's resale value

Notable Features

  • Available 250-hp, 3.5-liter V-6
  • Manual or automatic
  • FWD or AWD
  • Available XM Satellite Radio


Consumer Reviews

3.6 out of 5

Based on 40 reviews

A Very Nice Ride

by Beach Comber from Myrtle Beach, SC on May 19, 2009

Some viewer ratings on this site are giving all Saturn Vue power-train models a bad rap due to a problem (only) with the VTi variable speed transmission on 4-cylinder models built prior to 2005. The 6... Read Full Review

4 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.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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