2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 User Reviews

2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 49 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" 25 reviews
"ride" 13 reviews
"space" 8 reviews
"handling" 6 reviews
"big space" 5 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 19 reviews
"power" 4 reviews
"expensive car" 4 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"wheels" 2 reviews

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

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looks good

Cons

gas guzzler, its a Dodge

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Looks Good, Sound System Sounds Good, Fun To Drive But I Have Too Heavy Of A Foot — Good towing, havent found anything that can tow it backwards yet. looks good when its all shined up. takes alot of fuel to do a simple task, but makes up for it with power and torque =) Has a aftermarket Rockford Fasgate sound system that daddy doesnt like as much as me or mom lol

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

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Ryan writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT LB Review
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5

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Just plain fun, and it looks mean as hell

Cons

not for the lead footed type with gas prices being how they are

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Its A Great Truck And I Owuldnt Trade It For Anything But A More Built One Like And Srt10 — THe brakes work amazingly, it handles like a truck, no repairs so far but i have noticed that when i jam the gas and the cold air intake roars it rattles the dashboard by the windshield. its terrible on gas but fun to drive. The only issue is that is doesnt have a posi or limited slip rearend, and the transmission is a little slow.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Lee writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 ST LB 4WD Review
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4

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It's speed and handling makes me feel like I'm in a sports car

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I would say gas mileage but it is pretty good for a non-desiel truck

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All In All For Not Being Finished In My Favor Yet I Must Say This Truck Is Amazing — I had this truck custom blue printed from the beginning. It is a HO 318 w/ 6spd. The 4 wheel disc brakes make braking an issue for the older Rams. I'm looking to rebuild this truck into a real off-road machine with a 426 fuel injected Hemi, I also have a set of Dana 60 and 70 axles and an 6" suspension lift. I would like to install a 3" body lift and paint the whole truck black with orange trim and a set of stacks.

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

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

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Lots of power. Its a truck

Cons

pricely

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Flat Out Fun To Drive. — Dodge Ram 1500 Big Horn edition. magna flo dual pipes. around 300 hp very nice. cost about 22k from dealer and hoping for 18k from private owner. A Blast to take out on weekends. Always turns heads. It gets about 20 mpg.

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

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Zak writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT SB Review
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5

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love the truck!!!

Cons

gas milage isnt all that geat but i didnt but it for the milage!

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If I Had To Buy Another Car, It Would Be Another Dodge Ram!!! — It has a 4,7 (287) not stock. it has 216 comp cams, sct tune, k&n 57 intake, 72mm bbk throttle body, gibson headres(ceramic coated) and full magnaflow exhaust. 341 rwhp and 422 rwtq. so its got some great power. slotted brembo brakes, hawk hp pads. and it stops the 4700lb truck with 275/65/20 pretty damn quick. love the way it looks. its fun to drive. no rattels nothing schakes. just a solid truck. just a little on the heavy side.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Nic283 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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4

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Lots of Power, Great Gas Mileage, Great Body-Style

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Hard to Park, Cheap Interior

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Nic's Dodge — The 5.7L Hemi has a lot of oomph. I just put a Flowmaster 50 Series on it. It sounds great! I just got some Cooper Zeon LTZ tires on it too. It's got 20 inch wheels that look cool. The interior is a little cheap. Typical for American made cars / trucks. The truck is equipped with the Multi-Displacement System (MDS) and gets great gas mileage for a vehicle of this size. (16 - 20mpg) So far, so good. I like it a lot.

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Cole writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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5

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The Hemi is amazing. Can be modified easily. Very smooth to handle and drive

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Definately, if you can afford it

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06 Dodge Quadcab — Its not an SRT 10...sadly. Other than that, there are a few minor problems. The brakes squeal sometimes a high pitched noise, but its usually because buildup of dirt particles acrews easily. The wheel is a little loose, and therefore, if you prefer a racing type suspension wheel (camero, corevette, etc), you will be disappointed. The A/C already needed some work, as a vaccum was broken. Also, a steep asking price of over $30,000 new.

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

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I love everything about this truck!

Cons

The only bad thing was it got scratched up a lil bit

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Dodge Ram — I love big trucks! I never had to put this truck into 4WD when driving through snow and there was nothing in the bed to weigh it down. Tons of room for me and my friends, and my pets. The Hemi had more than enough power for me. I loved this truck!

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Bryan1315 writes:
2006 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 SLT Mega Cab SB Review
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4

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Has the cab space and peppy pull of a big truck!

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Has a sensitive computer that doesn't like glicthes.

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2006 Dodge Mega Cab 1500 — The Mega Cab gasoline pickup is actually on a 3/4 ton frame and axle set up. It has all the pull you need for most applications, and yet the feel of a nice family vehicle for a truck. We bought this for two reasons: 1.) For larger cab space for the family of five, and 2.) for the ability to pull heavier loads. It has been a good vehicle for the most part. However, we have had some electrical, computer oriented issues. They have all been fixed with relative ease under the manufacturer warranty. If the problem persist after the warranty, I'll be mad, and not as pleased with this vehicle. We will revisit our dealership for a remedy.

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

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the 5.7 hemi-4X4 is sweet
i love the color of my truck -all around room

Cons

leg room in the back for tall people

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Awesome — i love this truck i will never buy a different make or model of truck the hemi makes the truck most desirable it gets about 20mpg highway and 15 city for a truck this size that's pretty good it has standard 20" wheels it makes it sit taller then most things on the road even some trucks with a lift kit witch is sweet

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Reviews From Other Years

2010 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Great Vehicle, Wish It Had Better Gas Mileage By tonyaquinto

This truck has everything i wanted in a truck. The only catch is the amont of gas i use. I drive 75 miles a day and am getting 12.4 miles to the gallon. other than that, the truck is great. Read More

Best Looking Truck On The Road Today! By Marlow212

I like just about everything about it. I wish the transmission would shift quicker and more positively. Chrysler engineers should make the sunroof wider, maybe add a panoramic. Shopping for a new one... Read More

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2009 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Ram 1500 By kevjus07

I have liked the look of the Rams and after checking out Ford and Chevy (was previously a Chevy guy) went for my 09 1500 4WD. Just love the power (but not gas mileage) and looks of the truck but Ra... Read More

I Love This Truck For It's Spacious Interior And Performance. By 75sausage

I bought this truck as a replacement for our previous minivan with a double duty as a boat hauler. The truck is awesome to drive and in the Laramie trim has all of the modern gadgets making it favorit... Read More

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2008 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Great By pationolan1

There is a clicking sound from tbe right front tire its the sway bar link. I have the part but havent had to to replace it and the right tailing has been hit other than that its a good trucj Read More

2008 Dodge Ram 1500 Single Cab By mhamblin

I enjoyed having the 5.7 Hemi when I needed to tow something. I also liked the SLT package becuase of the larger wheels and tires. The only downside was the single cab, as this is not ideal for a fami... Read More

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2007 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Classic Dodge Ram Comfort, Power And Elegance By ccsddic

There is nothing to dislike about this truck. It has been faithful and problem free since day one. There is plenty of interior space and plenty of cargo space in the back. Fuel economy has improved... Read More

Great Truck By etc0123

I bought this sight unseen just on the reputation of the brand. I wasn't disappointed. It looks tough not like a car. I found no flaws with the truck, the paint build quality and comfort of the truc... Read More

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2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 Reviews

Perfect Truck By bmills

I love this truck! It Is super reliable and great during rough weather. It has never had any major mechanical issues. I think in part to keeping great synthetics running through it. Massive power when... Read More

I Have Owned Other Trucks....i Would Buy Another Ram By autobandit

I bought the truck new in 2005, used it as my primary transportation for over 89,000 miles. Outside of a few tires and oil changes this vehicle never cost me a dime in maintenance. Never let me down... Read More

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