2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer User Reviews

2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Review Ratings

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  • Performance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Appearance:4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Overall: 4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 / 5

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"speed" 6 reviews
"fuel economy" 5 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"space" 3 reviews
"comfortable car" 3 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 6 reviews
"power" 2 reviews
"space" 2 reviews

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LS 4WD Review
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i had my trailblazer for seven years with minimal problems, i hope to have it for another ten years

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the running boards that i will eventually remove. they are falling apart.

Marty_B
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Videos From Cargurus Makes It Easy To Work On My Truck — the fact that i had to replace the front wheel bearings with 57,000 miles on it did not impress me. i thought i should of gotten at least 100,000 miles out em. other then that i think it's been a great vehicle.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LT 4WD Review
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Touchscreen radio. DVD system. Cargo space. Very clean in and out

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No auxiliary port on the radio. Gas mileage

Ejbohr01
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Very Reliable — This truck has been very reliable. I just put a new battery in it about 2 months ago. And have the oil changed every 3 months. Other than that I haven't had to do anything to it. I take it camping when I go because of all the cargo space and with the seats flipped down it gives you a lot of extra space.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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This has been a good car. It's reliable and does great in the snow.

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I don't drive it enough because I take the train to work.

Andyvious
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A Great Family Car. — I like having an SUV because it does well in weather. I would like my next car to be electric or hybrid though. If your into music I would definitely instal a auxiliary cord too because right now it only has a CD player.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS 4WD Review
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A rarity in the market of performance sport SUVs. With some mechanical aptitude, this vehicle is very fun to own and drive daily. You can smoke just about everyone off the line! A large online community of owners will help anyone maintain these vehicles with very little out of pocket expense.

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Nickel and dime maintenance repairs required; modification from stock components is a necessity. Careful attention to engine, transmission, gear oils needed. Best case gas mileage is 17 on the highway.

tbss69
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A Really Unique Head-turner — The 2006 Superior Blue model is a 1-year production. You will not find many of these on the road, so people notice the uniqueness of the ride. Comes stock with 20" rims, air ride suspension, and AWD option makes this vehicle feel like you are driving a fighter jet and riding on rails around the corners!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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The sterio system is wonderful and i like the sunroof too.

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not too great on gas....but what car is right now?

bridget1513
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Nice — the ride could be smoother due to the fact it sits up higher but this is my first SUV. I really dont like the color of my car either, but i get alot of compliments on it becuase they like the 2 tone colors.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LT Review
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It's big.

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Gas expense, engine light won't turn off, acceleration.

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My Stupid Trailblazer. — Eh, not a fan of it. It's a ridiculously huge vehicle. The sound system is nice though. It takes forever to accelerate, but the brakes are good. :P It's an SUV so obviously its a gas guzzler, with around 15mpg.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS Review
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Fast grocery getter

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gas mileage

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Love My Tbss — I love my TBSS, the ride, the handling, the appearance... I have been happy with all of it. The gas mileage is not that great but not bad for V8 SUV that is as fast as it is. Always fun to pull up beside a car that does not know what it is and blow by it. I have gone thru a lot of cars and this one I have kept the longest and have been the happiest with.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LS 4WD Review
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4x4, pretty good on gas

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not a ton of space.

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Trailblazer — Handles great in the snow and muck. Most times you don't even need the 4x4. When you do it gets you unstuck in a hurry. Pretty good on gas but we should've ponied up a little more cash and gotten a Suburban. With a kid, a dog, all the crap it makes road trips really tight! Thank goodness for roof top carries

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS 4WD Review
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Fast.

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22.5 gallon tank

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Sick. — best purchase ever. i got a steal on this truck. it only had 18K on it when i bought it used. Great buy would recommend to anyone who needs room and also the power that comes with the corvette motor. it has 400 hp and 400 lbs. of torque. this is one of the best suvs out on the market right now.

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2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS Review
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sexy fast amazinggg

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has a govenor of 120 kinda sucks

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Idk What This Is So Im Just Going To Type Something Random. — what i love most about my car is how fast it is and how sexy it looks.. 390 hp that will whip the passengers neck back.. soooo niiiiceeeee mmmmmmm. I use to have a saab 93 which was also quick.. but nothing compared to the ss. also the look of the ss is very sexy i have black headlight and tail light covers so its completely black and i covered the chevy symbol on the front so the whole front grill is black

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2009 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Reviews

Almost Perfect Ride. By coachscott40

Fun, fairly economical car. Easy to drive and plenty of room. White is the way to go on color. These seem to hold their value. Wish they still made them. It would be hard to find a replacement for t... Read More

Great Suv By 17auxlt

This is my second TrailBlazer, had an '02 and now the '09 so basically the beginning and the end of the run. It only got better! The first truck was a base LT, this one is decked out with heated lea... Read More

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Reviews

Trailblazers Are Great Small Suvs By Amanda

I've owned this vehicle for over five years now and it still runs and drives great, is comfortable and spacious! The style is pleasing to the eyes and drives well on just about any condition. I love t... Read More

A Nice Looking Ride By Chad

This thing has gobs of power. It is all wheel drive which makes it great in winter driving conditions. I have no problems getting around, and getting there as fast as I want to. The air ride makes the... Read More

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2007 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Reviews

I Am Happy With It. By crosscut

I would have bought a new one if Chevy still sold them. It is a very useful SUV for the price. Would be nice if rear seats folded down better. It does have a lot of cargo space. I see many still on th... Read More

Wicked By ficyn1

My favorite vehichle I ever owned . Fast, Sporty And plenty of room. its like still having the vette and truck in one. Interior is very comfortable. I get nothing but compliments on it every where I... Read More

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2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Reviews

Small Suv For A Family Of 4 Or Less. By Howardsean2005

very easy driver no issues with engine or transmission yet but just broke 100,000 miles. small back seat space so if you have more than 2 children in car seats almost impossible to fit the third one, ... Read More

Owning A Trailbeast By craftyhousewench

Overall I really love this truck. It handles well, it's been great for our family, and extremely comfortable for long drives. I'd recommend it to friends, and am glad I purchased it. Here's hoping the... Read More

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2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Reviews

Better Than I Expected. By 4tagrfr

I like the overall size of this vehicle. I don't feel like I am driving around in a tank. Yet I feel very safe in it while on the road. I wouldn't mind getting another one for my wife. She enjoys ... Read More

I Loved Her At First Sight By Tanya

I liked the room and the handling. I felt safe in this vehicle. I enjoyed the ride. I wasn't fond of the gas mileage when gas prices where high. I had to get used to being up so high. This was my f... Read More

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