Volvo XC90

2003 Volvo XC90

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  • (4.1) 12 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,774$7,246
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-21
  • Engine: 208-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 5-7
2003 Volvo XC90

Our Take on the 2003 Volvo XC90

Volvo has been well known for decades as a manufacturer of safe, solid sedans and wagons. Now, the Swedish company is joining the sport utility vehicle fray for 2003. The new XC90 makes a “bold statement, definitely,” said Hans-Olov Olsson, president and CEO of Volvo Cars, during the ... Read Full Report

2003 Volvo XC90 Reviews Expert Reviews

Volvo is very late to the sport utility vehicle party, but it doesn't seem to matter. The Swedish automaker, part of Ford Motor Co.'s Premier Automotive Group, offers SUV-crazy America one of the best choices on the market with the all-new 2003 XC90. The XC90 was engineered with safety as a top priority, with lots of attention paid to protecting occupants in case of a rollover, the c... Read full review for the 2003 Volvo XC 90

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by Alabamaboy from Alabama on September 14, 2007

Great car. 2.5T has all the power I have needed over the pass four years. Will buy another. Great Service from dealer. Service charges a little high but have a good feeling driving away. No problems w... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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2003 Volvo XC90 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Volvo XC90 2.5T A FWD

Moderate overlap front

IIHS Ratings

Based on Volvo XC90 2.5T A FWD

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Moderate overlap front

Left Leg/Foot
Overall Front
Right Leg/Foot
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Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.


There are currently 9 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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