2006 Land Rover LR3 User Reviews

2006 Land Rover LR3 Review Ratings

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  • Performance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Appearance: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
  • Build Quality:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Overall: 4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5

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PROS
"storage" 4 reviews
"space" 3 reviews
"power" 3 reviews
"big space" 2 reviews
"comfortable car" 2 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"heavy car" 3 reviews

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Royaltyjrg writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 HSE Review
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5

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Luxury go any where carry many type vehicle

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Premium gas. Maintainance

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Love It — The ride is real nice. Top end luxury. Looks got. Off road awesome. Then clean it up and ride to somewhere fancy. Maintenance is a must regularly. Cold Ac. Great view and scenic windows. Look to turn heads. 7 people fit w seat belts comfortable. All kinds of bolt in after market products. This is used in jungles and deserts and by motorcades for vip

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Doggielover writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 Review
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Land Rover is a great car and the dealerships are generally of the philosophy that customers' needs are first in line.

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Suspension system is tiresome since it's often in the shop for that particular reason.

Doggielover
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The Queen's Fleet -- Land Rovers — The thing one should know when buying an extended service agreement is that until the manufacturer's agreement is nearly over -- then THAT is the time to purchase the agreement. Purchasing it when you buy the car is senseless. You already get the dealer and manufacturer's warranty. So be careful: That is a huge trick to get the buyer to think he/she is getting more time when, in fact, you would be getting a lot less. Nevertheless, on a LR, you should eventually buy an agreement because suspension is an issue and it is an extremely costly one. LR is a wonderful "truck" because even thought it's called an SUV, it's on a truck chassis. It looks boxy but once you get accustomed to it, you'll see it for what it is: safe and comfortable with great storage ability. Gas mileage is not good but that isn't what you are looking for if you are buying a LR anyway. Right? The service departments of 6 different locations we've used have always had excellent people working there and the dealership personnel attempt to make the customer comfortable with an upscale waiting room with food and comfy seating. (They must feel like they are generally working with a richer person so they attempt to target their service and waiting areas around that notion. It's probably true.) As for safety, I don't think one could buy a safer car other than a Hummer. If you can afford it, then you may be one of the lucky ones to purchase a LR-2 or 3.

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

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Joshua writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 HSE Review
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Stunningly GORGEOUS, has 4 wheel drive settings for every different type of environment.

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brakes have been giving me some trouble but that is easily fixed and a nitpick.

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Perfection — When it comes to perfection in an SUV the Land Rover Discovery 3 TDV6 HSE is it. it has a 4.0 turbocharged V6 engine for GREAT performance. it has four-wheel drive for every type of environment that 4 wheel drive is needed for. it is stunningly gorgeous inside and out.

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pmccaw21 writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 SE Review
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4

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The cargo space versatility is great, and the 3rd row seats fold right out of the floor if you need seating for 6 or 7 passengers.  From a driver's perspective, I really like the upright seat position, and the responsive steering.  

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Expensive to fix so make sure to have warranty coverage, and mpg is average, but comparable to most other SUVs that will compete in it's class.

pmccaw21
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Land Rover Lr3 (2006 Model) — The vehicle has luxury status, and is a great 4x4 machine. Comfortable 3rd-row seating is difficult to find, especially with seating that can stow in the cargo area. Driving this vehicle has always provided a safe and reliable ride in all weather conditions.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Rob writes:
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Very roomy, and lots of space for 7 people AND both rear rows fold down flat for great cargo space

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Requires premium fuel, and loves to use it, but gas prices are half of what they used to be, sooo

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My Favorite Car I've Ever Owned — Very roomy, and lots of space for 7 people AND both rear rows fold down flat for great cargo space Requires premium fuel, and loves to use it, but gas prices are half of what they used to be, sooo

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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dial1010usa writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 V6 Review
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3rd seat good for family.

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gas guzzler

dial1010usa
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Ok Suv — Gas mileage is so bad, tank full of gas gives around 225 miles which cost around $70. Its a heavy duty SUV but i'm not buying anymore of this. If you don't mind paying for gas, it is ok then. I have this SUV for almost 9 years and its ok vehicle.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Kaspar writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 SE Review
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Huge, decent mileage, off road capacilities

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Plastic bits "protecting" the undercarriage

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Ample Of Space — The car is huge (at least according to European standards) nad you will have no trouble transporting almost anything. 7 seater a must. Diesel engine not the fastest around but gives adequate push for the nearly 3 ton car and the mileage is really good considering. Seating space is excellent (even in the 3rd row). And it actually can be taken off road (most plastic bits below the car will get torn off during first 100m though).

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Austin writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 HSE Review
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4X4

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The back is alittle weird looking. (haha)

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My 06 Lr3 — Traded in my 2008 pathfinder for this bad boy. Love the speakers there amazing, not very fast but I got it because it's 4X4 is freaking sweet! it can drive on any surface. also it's big enough to haul my friends around in.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Fort_Myers_Auto_Mall writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 SE Review
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Excellent Family Car.  Great turning radius.

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Gas

Fort_Myers_Auto_Mall
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Perfect Family Suv — Love heated seats. Highest heated seat I have yet had in a car. Love the turning radius. Handles great. Love the size, lots of room for luggage and kids. Interior good. I would highly recommend this car for any family. Fun to drive.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Harris writes:
2006 Land Rover LR3 SE Review
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Great offroad and fulltime use vehicle

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boxy masculine outlook

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Perfect Luxury Suv For Terrain, Snow, Dirt, And A Full Time Vehicle. — the acceleration on the 06 LR3 can be slow in the comfort mode but if u really want a quick head start at the red light u can shift it into the sport mode and it'll race the rpm to increase the acceleration speed. the overall quality on the car is beautiful. the craftsmanship and quality can be told to be a true luxury suv. the quality is no different than the range rover sport 06 besides the design and performance. the seven seat passenger seats are very comfortable and the third row seats provide a leg room slip in for 2 full sized adult seats. the exterior styling can be quite boxy but for a guy its a great masculine look. the offroad features and air suspension offer a lot. this car does guzzle up gas. i get about 12 mpg local/highway. i put premium gas into my baby so maintenance can be quite high. the car is a very heavy vehicle making it very sturdy. overall i definitely recommend this SUV over the mercedes ML and volvo XC90.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Reviews From Other Years

2005 Land Rover LR3 Reviews

Luxury Suv By dj1726

Look and ride quality is awesome. Blind spots. whats that? :). It can drink more gas then my family can drink water. lack of dealerships make it costlier to maintain. very safe and a lot of fun to dri... Read More

Great Family Car But Very Expensive To Maintain By Sebastian

First of all the most fuel thirsty car in the world. second everything breaks and its very expensive to maintain. the engine is fantastic and very responsive. the acceleration is good too but the ha... Read More

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2007 Land Rover LR3 Reviews

Great Family Vehcle By rrwilt

This is my third Land Rover in the Discovery line, so I obviously like the vehicle. I like the feel and look of the car. It feels a bit ponderous, but it has a respectable turning radius and great p... Read More

A True Gentleman's Ride... By Christopher

Lots of room, goes everywhere and can definitely put all of my baby's things inside. Great vehicle for a family getaway. Unless you are going for a long vacation, plenty of room for all the luggage. V... Read More

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2008 Land Rover LR3 Reviews

All Around Suv For The Family By Emerson

Great all around SUV for the family! Dependability ranks high, provided you follow the maintenance schedule by land rover and you have it serviced in a land rover dealership. I guess the people compla... Read More

See The Info Listed Below By roca

This is my second land rover and i love the overall handling and strong v8 with the off road capability along with towing capacity.....It has served our family well with the additional third row seati... Read More

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2009 Land Rover LR3 Reviews

Very Happy. By Tommy

I love most everything about it, the 3rd row seating is not as nice as my Tahoe was but it's a beautiful vehicle over all. The maintenance is costly but expected and I'm sure eventual repairs will be ... Read More

Solid, Rugged Truck By truesport

Absolutely love this Land Rover. This LR3 has many miles of driving pleasure to go. Great for family transportation under all conditions. Powerful, stable rugged and secure vehicle. Great view of t... Read More

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