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2006 Nissan Murano Overview

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Trims

S
Avg. Price: $11,315
S AWD
Avg. Price: $11,306
SE AWD
Avg. Price: $12,031
SL
Avg. Price: $11,498
SL AWD
Avg. Price: $11,936

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Average User Score

4.85 stars

Based on 13 reviews

Beautiful by Cynthia
 — I love it!!! Excellent car everywhere you go, for big families is excellent it has a big compartment that everybody will fit in it. This car is very reliable. Only thing i really did not like was the ... Read More
Wonderful Car To Own by mtltlt
 — Great car. got it in a lease trade in. couldn't have picked a better car. Performance is great, soild steering and traction in all weather. Fun car to drive very roomy. Everyone should owner. hoping t... Read More
Great, Reliable Car - With Good Gas Mileage by automag928
 — First I love my murano. It has all the bells and whistles, including HID lights, keyless entry/start, heated memory seats, nice big display with a rearview camera. Its the perfect mid sized SUV. Th... Read More

2006 Nissan Murano Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 13 reviews

2006 Nissan Murano

A few minor touch-ups are all the changes made to the 2006 Nissan Murano.  The unique-looking crossover SUV received a redesigned grille, new LED taillights, a lower front bumper, and brushed aluminum roof rails on the sportier SE trim.  Inside, the color information display became standard across the line, as did MP3 capability.
Sporty and stylish, the 2006 Murano appeals to those wanting the looks and storage of an SUV, but with car-like handling.  The Murano is built on a car platform and only has two rows of seats and limited trunk space, so really only its ride height bears any resemblance to an SUV.  Three trims are available.  The base S and SL come in either front-wheel or all-wheel drive, while the SE is AWD-only and features a sports suspension.  All use the same 3.5-liter, 245-hp V6 and a CVT transmission, which transitions seamlessly between gears for a smoother ride.  In the SE, the CVT comes with a manual shift mode to at least give a sportier impression.  
There are only two rows of seats in the 2006 Murano, but the rear seats do recline and also fold flat.  ABS, traction, and six airbags are standard, and even the base gets power features, steering wheel controls, and dual climate control.  Both the SE and SL feature power front seats, a sunroof, leather seats, a rearview camera, and cargo net.
Most owners of the 2006 Murano love its look, and are surprised by the powerful and perky engine that allows this SUV to really move, due to its light weight.  Handling is easy and responsive, with minimal body lean, and there is plenty of legroom.  Some report a tendency to shudder and a somewhat rough ride.  Visibility can be hampered out the back, and the trunk capacity is smaller than what most people want.

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