2003 GMC Safari Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 GMC Safari

2003 GMC Safari Problems

Outside Door Handles May Break

The outside door handles are prone to breaking—all doors are affected by this condition.

Power Door Locks Stop Working

The power door locks may stop working in one or more doors due to a failed actuator. Replacement of the failed actuator should correct this concern.

ABS Light Due to Brake System Control Unit Failure

The Anti-lock brake system (ABS) control unit may fail internally causing the ABS warning light to illuminate.

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2003 GMC Safari Questions

What is wrong when its telling me cylinder 3 is misfiring? (1 answer)

I did a scan for my check engine light and it says cylinder 3 is misfiring

Headlamps will not turn on but everything else seems to be working. Checked fuses and relays and are good. High beam indicator light on in dash. But no headlamps. (2 answers)

Electrical issue? (1 answer)

I start the engine, doors lock, but while I'm driving down the road the door locks click like they're trying to lock aagain.Also, when I shut off my vehicle the radio automatically shuts off instead of playing for 20 minutes or a door is opened. I'm trying to think of what might be wr...

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2003 GMC Safari Recalls

Ball Joints May Separate Due to Premature Wear

An interference fit between the lower ball joint rubber boot and the steering knuckle may cause the rubber boot to be cut. This would allow entry of water, dirt, salt, or other contaminants, possibly leading to premature wear. Failure from premature wear could lead to separation of the steering knuckle and lower control arm, which would cause the vehicle to drop at the affected corner. Vehicle handling and braking could be compromised, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the steering knuckles. The recall began April 8, 2004. The GM recall number is 03044.

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2003 GMC Safari Reviews

based on 1 customer reviews
best new van i have ever bought havet had any magor break downs have had for 7years tires 4 front and back breakes tuneup 2 times an reular services

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