2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 User Reviews

2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 56 reviews

  • 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" 15 reviews
"space" 9 reviews
"comfortable car" 8 reviews
"handling" 7 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 21 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"expensive car" 4 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"wheels" 3 reviews

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

Pros

Great for hauling
Long trips are a breeze
Amazing accessories

Cons

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

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Horsepower

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fuel Milage could be better

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Awesome Truck — Truck is really good shape even though it is almost 7 years old.It is very powerful has about 400 horsepower,had to replace brakes which is normal,also had to rebuild rear end because rear axle seized up.gats around 18mpg on average which isnt too bad for driving around the city with that bug of a truck.Very fun to drive spinning around and gets up to speed pretty fast with no speed limiter or rev limiter.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Sally writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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Looks and Handling.    

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Gas milage could be better.

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I Love It. — has 68,000 miles, had brakes done at 64,000 miles. A/C door broke t 44,000 miles. Just started to blue smoke out tail pipe on startup. Yes it is a pleasure to drive. No other problems or complaints. I use it for all needs now that I retired. I owned a 2004 Ram 1500 Laramie, Sport, with a Hemi.. Drove it 80,00 miles Zero problems.

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

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Lisa121770 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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2

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The truck looks great and holds my family of 6 comfortably.

Cons

Abundance of expensive mechanical issues!!

Lisa121770
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This Truck Is A Lemon!!! — I have had nothing but problems with this vehicle since the day I made the purchase. I go through tires every 6 months. The truck always pulls to the right and shakes violently when traveling at 50 mph or more. No matter how many weights are put on the left the truck pulls to the right, I am up to 16 now. I can hear the wind thru the completely sealed windows when driving. Worst of all, I just went over 100.000 miles, my warranty expired and I started hearing a ticking in my engine. Turns out the #7 cylinder is scored badly and I need to have the engine rebuilt... $5800.00!! I was told by several of the mechanics who looked at the truck that this is a common problem with this year truck and engine. You would think a recall would be issued.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Rod writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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Most Comfortable Truck

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No Negative

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Top Notch Truck — My pick up is the nascar edition and is a dream to travel in. There are 2 adults, 2 teenage girls and two dogs and we drove for 2 12 hour days of driving on our holidays and never had a "not enough room issue" I get 17 to 25 miles to a gallon. The power is unreal, you never have to worry about passing or any thing when you drive this truck.

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Tyler writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB Review
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5

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Tough, dependable

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milage needs to be improved

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Guts Glory Ram — This P/u has been a family favorite and looks as good as it runs If the hauling of people and gear is your need then I think its a hit, If Dodge had given it a better High gear things would be cheaper

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Justin writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT SB 4WD Review
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4

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Power.. looks just a good truck

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GAS>>>>HOG

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:) — Goot truck all around.. Gets me where I need to go. sucks gas in the process, but 348HP makes it worth it.Never Have I gotten stuck in the snow. The overall experiecne has been well. 75000 miles and the only thing I have done to it is tires brakes and oil changes

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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crfrider250 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Laramie Mega Cab SB 4WD Review
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5

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Large truck with plenty o passenger space. Great power, and overall feeling makes you to be the king of the road

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Only bad thing is the fuel economy, this could be improved

crfrider250
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Great Truck For Everyone, Won't Be Disappointed! — Liked the space, options, back seat folds completely down, sunroof! Dislikes were mainly fuel consumption and I got mine used so it had a few dings as well as some dog hair and there was some paint in the bed that wouldn't come off!

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

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Tim writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Mega Cab SB Review
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lots of power, good MPG for its size (18)

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it's only a 2WD

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Dodge Ram 1500 Megacab 2wd Slt — Overall I love this truck. MPG isn't great but it's good for the size and it performs well. It can tow up to 12,500 on the trailer and about 5,000 in the bed. The bed cover is nice too for long trips, but it can be a pain to get it off and back on again.

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

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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

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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

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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

Best Truck Ive Ever Had By mjwiita

I love the fact it can go anywhere and through anything and still be a great everyday driver the comfort and ride of this truck is great along side with the saftry and dependability. This truck will n... Read More

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

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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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