2006 Chevrolet Aveo User Reviews

2006 Chevrolet Aveo Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 11 reviews

  • Performance:3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars 3.2 / 5
  • Appearance:3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars 3.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5
  • Overall: 3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars3.2 out of 5 stars 3.2 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"brakes" 2 reviews
"power" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 3 reviews
"weak power" 2 reviews

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Displaying 1 - 10 of 11 2006 Chevrolet Aveo reviews.

Cheryl writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LS Hatchback Review
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4

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Great mileage

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Not alot of pick up to pass your slow friends.

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My Shoe — Performance wise its only a 4 cylinder so it is definately not a race car. I love the look of it. The gas mileage is awesome. No problems at all with this car! Great for a first vehicle and great price too! I would recommend this to anyone looking for a great car on gas!

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Jessica writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LT Hatchback Review
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5

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The size and handeling

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it can be a very slow. sumtimes it feels like its going 0-100km/h in 10 mins!!

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Amazing Little Car — yeah dont judge. but i accidently drove into my garage gate and its like solid steel or sumfin. and the car got 2 little scratches and the gate got permanent damages cant open or close it anymore. wat a tough little car just needs to be faster at the acceleration. Braking is ok and handeling is also very good. ive had the car for 2 years now and i hasnt been into any repairs.nice and small very chilled car, need to replace the speakers the original ones cant handle much bass. it can chomp full like theres no tomroow but in abu dhabi its cheap fuel so no problem in filling it up.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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rellithorpe writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LS Review
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1

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Great on gas mileage.

Cons

Not very reliable. Even with routine maintenance, many major issues have occurred.

rellithorpe
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Keep Looking. — I love the size of this car for me and the gas mileage. I have had issues from the very beginning. Brand new off the lot; 4 months in the alternator died. Last year my coolant housing exploded, resulting in multiple repairs and parts replaced. This year my key has been getting stuck in ignition, sputters constantly, check engine light on all the time, hesitant to accelerate. Told by mechanic that the ECM needs to be replaced, but even then it wouldn't fix the problem. My advice to those who take care of their cars, look for something that is more reliable.

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Ghanshyam writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LT Review
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good looks, valeu for money, good build quality, excellent high speed stability, excellent braking

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little hard to drive in the city. nothing else...

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I Love My Aveo.............. — performance - good, excellent, neutral build quality - just minor repairs, no squeaks and no rattles. strong car. appearance - very good inside and out. cost of ownership - satisfactory, very low maintenance cost fun factor - the car is extremely stable at high speeds. it is fun to drive the car above 140 kmph....!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Lester writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LT Hatchback Review
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5

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really fun to drive

Cons

its quite expensive in my country to buy this car

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Never Regretted My Decision — its quick on the 2nd gear, weaker on the 3rd and 4th and 5th gears. its light. its sleek. its gas mileage is not bad. fun to drive. yeah. squeaks on the brakes often, and knocking sounds on the front.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Jordan writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LS Review
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4

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Gass Mileage

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Ugly

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Good College Car — very reliable, great on gas. but weak in performance and just plain ugly. the standerd fetures are nice and include, A/C, CD with mp3 player hookup, 4 airbags, tilt wheel, and a few others. deffinatly suggest the 1.8, vs. the 1.6, the 1.8 is weak as it is, and i couldn;t imagine having even less power than i do now.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Anil writes:
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Gr8, pick up, excellent Aircon., spacious,  lots & lots more...

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interiors need an overhaul, better music & air bags, plenty more, come 2 think of it

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Aveo — Spacious, good pick up, aircon is excellent, music system cud've been better, seat belts at times feel a bit slack... Gr8 to drive on a long journey, very comfortable, sturdy even at higher speeds, one feels safe, Back seats need some work, interiors can be worked on, no glove space, needs work there.... mileage is good, fun 2 drive, ok value 4 money...

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Christopher writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LS Hatchback Review
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3

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1.6 litre engine uses (lots) less gas than my 4.3 litre astro.

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Leg room iffy. Road noise-lots. A small car- but at 1.40$ a litre and climbing I'm already thinking of buying a Smart car(maybe a scooter!).

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Gets Me To Work-on The Cheap. — Couldn't find a less expensive car in 2006.

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Tori writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LS Hatchback Review
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2

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it gets great gas mileage city 28 mpg highway im still not sure how accurate this is because i only went on one road trip to chicago in it and i set cruise control at 80 mph and i got 33 mpg doin that...update after 5 years of owning the vehicle now that the engine is broken in my avg mpg city is about 30 mpg on the freeway avg mpg 38-40 mpg depending on how fast you are going and if you choose to use cruise control

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i have to invest a lot of time to bring my car to the dealership its very fusterating im always in the shop at least every other month

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I Thought That If I Bought American That I Would Get Quality Boy Was I Wrong — my car i bought in aug of 2006 brand spankin new within the first 200 miles i had to service it the light was broken the next 200 miles i had to bring it back in because the back windshield wiper was going in a 360 degree circle instead of the 90 degree angle later the light broke again this had to be repaired on 3 seperate occasions the radiator was leaking at only 2500 miles 5000 miles the fuel intake valve had to be replaced at 10000 miles i had to buy a new set of tires i just had the window side decals which are the black trim around the windows redone because they were peeling i also had to get 2 rims replaced because they were off set and making the car wobble all this before 30000 miles i recently won my battle with gm extending my warrenty an extra 4000 miles this was a 4 month process though every day i had to invest time off school and countless lunches to speak with a total of 4 different gm representatives.update now owning it for 5 years this car is a pile of junk the car goes out of alignment real easily causing tires to wear quicker there is so much engine problems i bought an extended warranty to cover it all and gm still huffs and puffs about fixing it..worst investment ever!!if i could go back in time i should of bought the monte carlo.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Yitzchak writes:
2006 Chevrolet Aveo LT Review
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space

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engine, fuel consumpsion, gear, humane engineering

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Weak Engine And Bad Gear, Causes Great Noise From The Engine And Also Worse Fuel Consumpsion — it's a leasing car. i tried to replace it to a different car but no good. there is only one thing about this car that i can say positive and it's the space (for the driver and passangers) for this group of cars.

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2011 Chevrolet Aveo Reviews

Clean By maryrosepro

This car is overall great. A little small for my liking. It has very low miles and is great on gas. It is very dependable. Has an aux cord and is in very good condition for being 3 years old. Has been... Read More

Great By edimarco9

I liked that this was an affordable, reliable, nice car. When I bought it I was looking for a good car for a good price that would not be spending any time in the shop and this car has been great to m... Read More

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2010 Chevrolet Aveo Reviews

A Great Starter Car, Or City Car. Cute! By RebekahLeigh

I've never had any engine trouble with this car, it's always gotten great gas mileage, handles well, inexpensive to maintain, great turning radius. I've only had an issue with headlight bulbs burning... Read More

Great Little Car! By Barbara

I'm short, under 5ft. I needed a small car that I could see out of. This is it! I just bought it 8/1/13. So far, it rides great, steers well, seats comfy, stereo sounds good, hatchback space nice, jus... Read More

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2009 Chevrolet Aveo Reviews

Great First Car By Newd1

My daughter learned to drive in this car. Very user friendly and safe. Easy to service carries the great Chevrolet name. Parts and service are always nearby and at a reasonable cost. Can't think of ... Read More

Great Small Car By haleycars

The Aveo is a good cheap first car. The resale value is very low because they do not make them anymore. If you can find one for cheap, make sure it has low miles on it. It is a good value car. Read More

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2008 Chevrolet Aveo Reviews

Great Little Econo-box! By Vince

Very fun car to drive. Actually gets quite a few looks, after debadging, dark tinting the windows and adding 15 inch wheels with low profile tires. People don't know what it is. I call it the rocket. ... Read More

Good Car For Student Or Grocery Go-getter By baronsamedi

It was a great little car for the price. I got it because I was having to drive over 300 miles every other week as well as commute 26 miles each way to go to school every day. We paid only $12,500 bra... Read More

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2007 Chevrolet Aveo Reviews

Good Car For Point A To Point B By sharbot

No frills on this car - I use it solely for commuting and getting where I need to go. It does that just fine, as long as the roads aren't extremely snowy. It does have FWD so it can function in small ... Read More

Ratty Built And Cheap Components By sjwatzek

Likes $35 10 gallon tank fill-up / no breakdowns - if you want small and cheap Viola!! Dislike - everything else including uncomfortable seats, tinny feel and uncomfortable seats when driving for 4... Read More

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