2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 User Reviews

2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Review Ratings

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  • Performance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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PROS
"power" 26 reviews
"ride" 14 reviews
"space" 9 reviews
"handling" 7 reviews
"big space" 6 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 20 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"expensive car" 4 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"wheels" 3 reviews

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Jamil writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 ST SB Review
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4

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Looks great, spacious, stylish, and clean interior.

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For a V6, mileage could be better. Need more power.

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Truck Built For East Texas — I love my truck, Duke. My wife knows I love my truck. Despite needing more power and better fuel mileage, I enjoy driving my truck. Build quality feels strong, interior is very spacious and has a modern look and feel.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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eagle5359 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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Good truck this is my third Dodge Ram 1500, style looks good and plenty of room plus 4 wheel drive, has 105K with no engine problems or trans problems.

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Problems that have occurred were heater would not blow heat in floor, in shop twice before repairs done right, cruise control has gone out 3 times and computer replaced, this last time only lasted 2 months and it's going back to shop again, problem is that truck accelerates when cruise set and keeps accelerating.

eagle5359
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Overall A Very Good Truck — I like the Dodge Ram 1500 overall the only problems I have had is with the heater and the cruise, after the last repair on the heater it has been working good for the last year, the cruise control problem is the worst problem to date, you would think that it could be repaired after 3 new computer modules had been replaced, guess I'll find out this week when it goes back in the shop for repairs. I did get the truck back in the shop again and they replaced the computer again 4th time and also this time they replaced the brake switch, I don't know if that was what was causing the problem or not but so far working fine, it's been a couple of months now and I guess time will tell at least it has another year warranty on the computer. updated 4-24-14

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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MLaguna writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB Review
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4

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Plenty of Power and stylish looks.

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Average MPG is 14 HWY

MLaguna
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Great Truck — This a great truck and I love to drive it. I would highly recommend this year and model to anyone interested in a great looking and reliable 4 wheel drive pick up. Only down fall is the stinking gas mileage, but there is always a trade off isn't there.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Country860 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Mega Cab SB 4WD Review
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Plenty of power! Lots of room being a MegaCab. Can tow anything.

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None

Country860
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Great Vehicle! — This truck has plenty of power and plenty of room. I have towed pretty big boats with it and never had a problem. The 4x4 is a must have for snow and mud. I like the power sliding back glass. The 6 foot bed has plenty of room to put things in it.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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michaelknapp writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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5

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All kinds of power

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brakes really sucks, have to change them every years,

michaelknapp
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I Love It Wont Do With Out It — I love the looks, the fell when I drive it, my kids hate that there is no leg room in the back. When you lock it in, it will go. I have pulled chevs out of places with it. never a ford or another dodge.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Tsherrer1 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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4

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power. space. storage. looks. reliability.

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moving parts do have a tendancy to wear out i.e. transmission wheel bearing ect.

Tsherrer1
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Very Good Truck. — great truck. haven't found anywhere it cant go. it has plenty of power to tow anything i need it too. has a good amount of space and genius storage on the inside. good looking trucks. and quick too. i would recommend one to anybody.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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crfrider250 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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5

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Great overall truck
Plenty of power
One of those "Glad I bought this one!" kind of truck
Never been stuck
Great pulling power

Cons

Mine had a slight tranny noise

crfrider250
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Owners Paradise — Overall it's a great truck. There's plenty of room in it, although the back seat might feel a little cramped for taller people. It handles great and I've never had a problem pulling anything with it. Getting close to 100,000 miles and couldn't be happier. Just make sure you stay on top of the oil changes, air filters, and kepping it clean; It goes a long way!

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Ryan writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Laramie Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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lots of power, posi, nice wide blackies, 4 x4 , loud

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expensive (50 g's), hard on fuel, not really mine  

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Hemi Power — this was my dream truck, i only had it year and half,performance mods was just a 3" glasspac, i was kind limited in modifing it because it was a lease, but i had to get rid of it because i moved back to sask

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asielaff writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Laramie Mega Cab SB 4WD Review
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5

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Great for hauling
Long trips are a breeze
Amazing accessories

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Can be difficult in mud (dually)
Backseat is a little cramped

asielaff
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Amazing — This truck is great. I loved it from the start. Has a great navigation system, heated seats, and very roomy front. It pulls like it has nothing behind it. Many people say its too big. But if you are looking for a large vehicle. This is the one for you.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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4

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Because it is a beast, rides amazing, tons of power.

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Not the best MPG but it is an 8 cylinder hemi.

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It Is Awesome, Looks Great And Drives Better. — Easy to dive, doesnt seem huge like it might from the outside. Accelerates exactly as you want it to, plenty of breaking power, and handles like a dream (if you are pulling a trailor you wont evn notice it). It is built like a rock, no noticable squeeks or rattles unless you are off a paved or gravled road. Interior is a bit easy to stain but no biggie, and the exterior is awsome, all chromed out with rails and handles, huge tires come stock (20 inch rims) and a royal blue color. Gas is not the best but it does nice for its size, 13-15.5 in city (depending on how many lights i hit and how annoyed i am) and i've had up to 20 on higway but that is only about a quarter tank worth on higway (criusin at 65). The only not fun thing is i don't have 4wd and its stil so new to me i try to take it easy.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1994 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Great Truck By Leaston

Great truck, i have done lots of work on it and put alot of money into itt. reliable truck it just needed some tender loving care and thats what it got. could never ask for a better first truck than t... Read More

Great Over All Working Truck By junkyarddog135

Like the room in side the cab. The comfy seats and ride that it gives. Not like most trucks where it seems like your driving a lumber wagon. Great body style. Only thing I have a complaint with is the... Read More

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1995 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Great If You Can Get A Hold Of A 360 By Dan

performance even with 35" tires the 360ci is amazing with acceleration and it handles like a truck if you know anything about a dodge around 90's era you know the trans only last 150k out to inside i... Read More

It's Defently A Ram . By Jeromey

that it has a lot of after market stuff to put on . I use it some times for halling stuff in the back . I help friends also move with it sometimes . And sometimes i hall dirtbikes around to different ... Read More

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1996 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

I Loved This Truck By duanecwhite

This was a great truck. I bought it brand new and put all but maybe 2000 of it's 220,000 miles on it during my 13 years with it. I always took care of it and the truck looked awesome when I finally t... Read More

I Would Buy Another By LTCRTD

Steering is loosy goosy but I love the truck it rides well and always starts right up. The vehicle is susceptible to rust. spare tire is in a bad place under the bed of the truck, Bad steering seems... Read More

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1997 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

I Love It Cause It Mine By rose2134

it gets me to were i need to go only sometimes i dont know what else to say cause it is crappy sometimes......... so if this was a car to recommend big mistake not as good as you would think Read More

Great, Kind Of Expensive To Have Though. By Jered

Well i like how it looks but i don't like how much i have to work on the engine so much and how much it cost to fill it. love how it drives with the 4x4 it can climb in speed and make the girls go cra... Read More

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1998 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Wife Named It Rambo, Plus Buying Tips For Almost Any Car/truck/suv By ichap003

Truck, I have had many a car in my time, since i started driving at 16. I have had Honda's Acura's, one in the same of course, Toyotas, BMW's, Subaru's and Ford truck. I can't really find much wrong ... Read More

Beast By Anarchy32

This vehicle was a great vehicle. It ran great and drove smooth. It was very nice looking and clean. It was really roomy and comfortable to drive. There was a lot of storage space. Overall just a grea... Read More

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