2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Overview

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Trims

LS
Avg. Price: $15,924
LT1
Avg. Price: $29,187
LT2
Avg. Price: $25,238
LT3
Avg. Price: $20,979
Work Truck
Avg. Price: $11,754

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4.85 stars

Based on 21 reviews

Gonna Be Around A Long Time With Me Comfortable As Well. by MaxStax25
 — Way more likes than complaints. It is a good family vehicle that works well on longer trips even though I would not say that was it's primary design purpose. Carry anything or pull it along and not ... Read More
White Diesel Warrior by Chad1381
 — I love this truck. This diesel rocketship has all the power you need. It can pull good too. It has yet to fail me and Im quite impressed with its tolerance for work. Thats what they are meant for... Read More
Great Truck by Patrick
 — With the Duramax Diesel this thing can pull 20,000lbs.Great Truck and works well. I have had no issues with it and use it as a daily driver. Solid Truck, very dependable. Have taken on some long di... Read More

2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Overview

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2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

With 46 trims to choose, no one should ever complain that the 2006 Chevy Silverado 2500HD doesn't grant you freedom of choice.  The key change comes in the new 6.6 L diesel-powered engine and 6 speed automatic transmission for 2006.  The Silverado 2500HD also got some exterior updates.  

Overall, the Silverado 2500HD offers 3 different powertrains: a base 6.0 L, 300 hp V8 with standard 5 speed manual transmission, an 8.1 L, 330 hp V8 with 6 speed automatic, and a 6.6 L, 360 hp V8 with 6 speed automatic.  If you add trailer capabilities, you can tow up to 16000 lbs., but the Silverado 2500HD usually has standard towing capacity of up to 12000.  

With its multitude of trims and powerful towing capacity, drivers show a lot of love for the 2006 Chevy Silverado 2500HD.  However, the mediocre build quality knock it down a notch.  Balance out the positive with the negative and you'll like the power and functionality that the Silverado 2500HD has to offer.

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Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Questions

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My Aux Power Does Not Work On My 2006 Silverado 2500

I change the fuse but aux pwr still does not work

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I Have A 2006 Diesel Chevrolet Truck, 3/4 Ton 4 X4. Recently When It Gets ...

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GannonBall
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Chevy 2500 Hd Reduced Engine Power!!!!!

Getting the reduced engine power message across the dash of my 2006 Chevy 2500 HD 6.0 (gas) I've swapped the TPS. Error goes away. Drive down the road and it back. Truck Boggs down and will not ...

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04ascender
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Mpg On A Chevy With A Duramax

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gator
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What Do You Need To Add To Get More Towing Capacity

I want to buy a 2006 silverado 2500hd to pull a 5th wheel rv. fully loaded the trailer would be about 12000lbs. would this be sufficient or would i need to add something to beef up the towing capacit...

8,405 views with 6 answers (last answer 6 years ago)