2006 Volkswagen Jetta User Reviews

2006 Volkswagen Jetta Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 74 reviews

  • 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:4.3 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
  • Build Quality: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
  • Overall: 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

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PROS
"fuel economy" 35 reviews
"ride" 28 reviews
"power" 23 reviews
"handling" 11 reviews
"speed" 11 reviews
CONS
"power" 11 reviews
"fuel economy" 7 reviews
"expensive car" 5 reviews
"ride" 4 reviews
"turbo" 4 reviews

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Displaying 41 - 50 of 74 2006 Volkswagen Jetta reviews.

Feng writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Review
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4

Pros

Reliable

Cons

Slow

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150bhp Tdi Engine — NIce body sharp and colour, Nice build Quality, reliable, cheap running cost, just little bit slow. normal TDi ENGINE is not fast enough for this car, should get myself a 150bhp TDi ENGINE. more powerful and much faster. and if next time I need a car to replace this one, I will get myself a nice 4X4, haha.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Samurai_144 writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Review
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5

Pros

fun

Cons

load

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Cool And Somewhat Good Looking — Very fun to drive in in sport mode. very eco with 57.5 MPG! that alot for a car that can go 156 MPH. very cool looking too just needs a body kit. I get this cat when I'm 15 1/2, but for now I drive on the back roads.

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

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Colin writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5L Review
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5

Pros

quick when needed, good looking interior and exterior

Cons

no ipod hook up

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The Yetta — good starting car, i really love it. the looks are great. interior is nicely done, as well as the exterior. the braking is really good, and it excellerates well. the shifting is smooth, and the manual mode is pretty sick. overall its a really nice car to start out with

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Corey writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Review
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5

Pros

get to where you need to go

Cons

none

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Incredible Car. Love It — i like the handling but it could use a little more horsepower. havent had any problems just scheduled maintenance. its a fun car. the car will save you money in the long run because of the diesel which will run longer and get you 40-50 mpg.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Termond writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5L Review
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5

Pros

everything is good

Cons

none

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Das Auto...you Bet You Butt — Performance - very good acceleration and tight handles Build Quality - Perfect no complaints Appearance - simple interior thats not confusing, elegant exterior thought it was a BMW when i first saw it! Cost of Ownership - 22/30 mpg Very High maintenance! Fun Factor - Fun Car to drive really i wish i was in germany on the autobahn with it!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Bevan writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Review
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4

Pros

Great if you do lots of driving

Cons

None

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Get Over The Looks And You Will Have A Great Car — Great car.Had a 2005 A3 2.0T before this and this is better for my needs as have now gone from spending NZ $ 160-180 every other weekend to NZ $ 80-90.Sure its not as fun as the A3 ( I knew that would be the case ).But once on the open road you wouldnt know that its a TDI under the bonnet.Mid range overtaking seems better that A3.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Ricardo writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5L Review
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5

Pros

performance

Cons

nothing

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Great Great Car — excelent in every aspect great value for the money the 2.5L sounds beauutiful responds excelently the tiptronic gearbox us smooth but when you use the sport option the response is impressive it is comfortable and the suspension keeps the car steady in the curves

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Khaled writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Review
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5

Pros

Gas mileage

Cons

No complaints, Runs like a clock and never stops !

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Have Two And Will Keep Buying For The Comfort, Ride, Safety And Autobahn Style Driving Dynamics ! — Can't go wrong with a car that can out run a Toyota Prius Hybrid and do better in GAS mileage, right ??? I consistently scrape in 46.2 miles per gallon ! At 80 miles an hour - Its as smooth as they get !

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Madison writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5L Review
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5

Pros

German Engineering!

Cons

Brad Noe...aka Green Country Imports!!!

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My Jetta — I love my jetta because it is affordable German engineering!!!! It has a decent amount of acceleration....It has a few rattles but it is like 3 years old.... it is a nice looking car and the gas milage is decent....But in all i love my Jetta!!!!

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Justyn writes:
2006 Volkswagen Jetta Value Edition Review
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4

Pros

Fun. Powerful. Handles. Space. Comfort

Cons

could use more power. Trunk wont close after first slam in the winter. The diesel wasn't sold in new york till now. I want the diesel.

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I Have To Give It A Title. Sigh — Only regret was not being able to get the diesel power train. The 2.5 still has plenty of torque, and the car handles amazingly. Tiptronic along with just enough traction control makes even the most amateur driver feel like a veteran rally driver. Overall great car for getting five people around comfortably.

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