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" 17 reviews
"space" 9 reviews
"comfortable car" 7 reviews
"handling" 7 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 22 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"ride" 4 reviews
"expensive car" 4 reviews
"wheels" 3 reviews

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT SB 4WD Review
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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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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Laramie Mega Cab SB 4WD Review
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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

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

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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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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Mega Cab SB 4WD Review
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This truck has space to spare. The5.7 Hemi delivers all the power most would want.  Handles well for a 6800 pound truck.

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Fuel mileage, front ball joints.

tcxd40
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More Room Than You Know What To Do With. — The Dodge Mega Cab is just that MEGA. Room for all. Love it! Power is good but could be better if the torque management system was eliminated. All controls are easy to access seats are very comfortable and even better with the 6 way power option. The optional stereo sys. really provides great sound. These truck do have front ball joint issues which I have had mine already replaced at 31K miles. Fuel mileage is low but you don't buy a truck like the mega cab and worry about fuel mileage. The 1500 is the same as the 2500 except for towing capacity and payload. Only a few hundred pounds difference. The bucket seat option along with the extra large cab provides plenty of storage for almost anything.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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It has room galore. Easily 6 adults could ride in it. It rides like a car, very smooth. It gets GREAT gas mileage for a truck as it has a 6-speed manual transmission and is a 6-cyl.It is a beautiful truck and looks clean all the time even when it is filthy because of the silver color. It also has step sides so it is very easy to get in and out of.

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It is a 6-cyl. so for a truck it doesn't have tremendous power. It hauls a great load of weight in the bed but I have never had to tow something so I am not sure about towing power.

laina70
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This Truck Is Very Reliable And Very Safe. It Is Big And Sits Up High So You Feel Safe! — This truck runs absolutely great. Had the oil changed on time or early. Has never been wrecked or in a flood. It does have some very minor dings. The windshield has not cracks or dings in it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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Roomy, Powerful, Ok on gas for a big engine, Looks Great

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Costly repairs

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Buy It, Or Find A Friend That Will Let You Drive It And Try It Out....to Each His Own — If you want a truck with lots of storage space and seating for six then this is your truck. Having the 4-doors and room for six makes it easy to do the weekend camping trip or the earily morning trip for hunting season. Mine was bought used and came with the towing package W/7-pin trailer hookup and trailer break. The first week end I rented a 17 foot trailer packed up the family and headed over to the ocean. Supprisingly I got about 21 MPG heading over there...and thats with the 5.7 HEMI in it. Over all the styling on the interior is great very roomy and is great for a long trip with six in the cab. The Fold out mirriors were helpful as well with the trailer. The only problem i have found with this truck is it takes a while to engage the 4-HI and the 4-LO...and repairs are pricey.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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the rims and the black paint

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somtimes the gas milage depends on how i drive it.

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Its A Dodge It Can Take To Beating — i owned this truck for about 4 years already, i got 20 inch rims on it, tires are falcon 305-55r20's. it has a 4.7 liter magnum engine , i recentley installed cat back flowmaster exauhst to unleash that v8 sound. i love my truck it rides nice and looks sharp,

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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V8 power

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gas mileage

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Tough — Big Horn Dodge Ram, 5.7 HEMI w/ Ram Air and throttle body spacer, all synthetic. Goodyear Wranger Silent Armor tires. Royal purple gear oils in the front and rear and transmission. Rhino lining in the bed. TOUGH, FAST, VERSITILE. word

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Sturdiness, manueverability, speed, power.

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Accelleration

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Great, Well-built Truck! — I chunked a brick at it, and it didnt even dent. It is such a sterdy, well-built truck! On the road, it drives so well and it drives even better off of the road! The interior is so roomy and comfy, and the controls are easy to use. I highly reccommend it to anyone!

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

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2008 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

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2007 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Not Your Fathers Pickup! By Vjblanchard

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2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Ramjam Couldn't Put It Any Petter By SLTram05

the truck is a great piece of machine, the engine is super strong and the style of the truck is just breath taking.. The look is like a normal older dodge with a mean look to it. the style just rolls ... Read More

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Put full exhaust, intake, and a tune. Makes the truck respond great, sound great, and perform great... And it already looks great! All around excellent truck! I have not had any negative issues wit... Read More

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