2006 Toyota Tacoma Overview


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Access Cab
Avg. Price: $13,378
Double Cab
Avg. Price: $18,555
Avg. Price: $16,224
Regular Cab
Avg. Price: $9,912

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Average User Score

4.75 stars

Based on 41 reviews

Leading Toyota Quality by mookie82
 — space is limited but adequate....should have the 4X4 thats why I am buying a new truck with 4X4. This is definately a powerhouse can tow more than rated. This truck is virtually maintenance frr, gas... Read More
Reliable And Sporty by sgaleano
 — I liked the look and feel of the truck when I purchased. Very sporty looking and yet close to the feel of a car. When I was shopping for a car or truck to buy my husband, a friend recommended that I... Read More
Love It! by CBSRUGBY
 — This truck was my daily driver/family car/work vehicle. I used this to take the fam on trips, move numerous family members, haul dirt/tan bark/lumber etc for home projects and everything else that you... Read More

2006 Toyota Tacoma Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 41 reviews

2006 Toyota Tacoma

The Toyota Tacoma was just redesigned the year before, so the 2006 Tacoma saw very few changes. New safety equipment was introduced, and a service reminder indicator was added to all models.

The 2006 Toyota comes in a huge array of trims. Four body styles are available and include the standard cab with a long bed, the Access cab with a long bed, the Double Cab with a short bed, and a Double Cab with a long bed. The regular cab comes with very few options. The Access Cab and Double Cabs come as a 2WD, 4WD, or 4WD V6. Other trims include the PreRunner, which is a 2WD that is high off the ground like a 4WD, and the X Runner, which is a sport tuned Tacoma. The base engine is a 2.7-liter 164 horsepower four-cylinder, and the V6 has 4 liters and puts out 245 horsepower. Fuel economy is about 19/23 to 16/20, depending on the engine and configuration.

Drivers of the 2006 Toyota Tacoma are enthusiastic about the car’s improved power, interior room, and bed length. Some say the price is too high, especially with added convenience features, and others say the stock tires are not the best for the truck.


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Toyota Tacoma Questions

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2006 Passive Theft Protection?

Does the 2006 Toyota Tacoma 4x4 Off Road Package 4dr automatic 4 door double cab have a passive theft protection system?

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2006 Toyota Tacoma Check Engine Light Came On

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Why Do I Only Have Reverse?

My Toyota Tacoma only works in reverse.

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When I Shift Into Drive From Reverse After Complete Stop, My Transmission S...

this only happens first thing in morning or when truck is cold

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