2006 Ford Ranger Overview

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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 20 reviews

2006 Ranger Sport Extended Cab by meanoldmoe
 — This is the first small truck I have owned. I did allot of research on small trucks, and found the Ranger to be the most trouble free. It has a dated design, but , all the "bugs" are worked out of it.... Read More
A Great Small Truck With Many Uses And Long Life. by Donovan
 — Equipped with a manual transmission, you won't find a better light truck. Aside from the great looks it has a lot to offer. It's build very solid and you can feel it just from driving. Nothing feels o... Read More
I Miss It! by TSabourin
 — 2006, bright red, XLT, 4x4, 5 speed, with the improved 4.0L V6. Who could ask for anything more in a Ford Ranger? This truck lasted me 3 years, 3 accidents, and many trips to Maine. I only had minor p... Read More

2006 Ford Ranger Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 20 reviews

2006 Ford Ranger

The 2006 Ford Ranger received primarily positive reviews from its owners. They love the inexpensive price and fuel efficiency. Some complained about the "cheap" looking dash and interior, but noted that it was worth not paying the extra money for a slightly nicer looking truck.

The regular cab proved more popular than the extended, as the rear seat in the larger truck was very uncomfortable to sit in and near impossible to climb in to and out of. The largest engine is a 3.0-liter V6 rated at 148 horsepower, while the peppy 2.3-liter I4 rated at 143 horsepower is the base. The I4 gets great fuel efficiency ast 24 city/29 highway. The V6 lags behind in this area at only 18 city/23 highway.

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Ford Ranger Questions

AWD1234
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Why Are My Spark Plug Wires Not Plugging In?

noticed my check engine light turning on and intermediately flashing, so I checked my spark plugs. Only two of the spark plug wires were plugged in and they will not go in at all.

6 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Alan Carte
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Replaced Engine In 2006 Ford Ranger. Now Keys Don't Work.

16 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
RJMurphy
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Any Problems With The Frame On 2006 Ford Rangers 4x4

the frame on my 2006 ford ranger is almost broken off , anything ford will do about it ??

59 views with 1 answer (last answer 6 months ago)
Jazzman60
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I Have A 2006 Ford Ranger And The Dashboard Lights And The Park Light Stop ...

I have a 2006 ford ranger and the dashboard lights and the park light stop working. My head light and turn signals works, I checked all the fuses and they're good. Can anyone help me with this probl...

97 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months ago)
jcmartin
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2006 Ranger 2.3 Using Oil

2006 ranger 2.3 using lots oil

143 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)