2006 Dodge Magnum Overview

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2006 Dodge Magnum Overview

This muscular looking family sedan is a station wagon masquerading as a sports car, and a nice alternative to an SUV. It's speedier, better-looking, and packs higher fuel economy than traditional SUVs.

The 2006 Dodge Magnum made few changes to its highly stylized four-door cruiser, besides a few interior tweaks in the SXT and R/T trims in the form of silver accents. A tire pressure monitor is available in R/T, and a rear DVD system is an option in SXT and R/T trims. The biggest addition was the SRT-8, a race-car style Magnum that featured a 6.1-liter, 425-hp V8 Hemi which reached 0-60 in five seconds.

Clearly this is not your typical station wagon, and is designed to appeal to parents who harbor an inner Vin Diesel rather than an inner Ward Cleaver. Aside from its immense power and jaw-dropping acceleration, the 2006 Magnum handles smoothly, taking curves particularly well and is surprisingly quiet. An electronic stability program, and optional AWD, ABS, and traction control mean a more confident ride on poor roads and in poor weather. The longer wheelbase means an interior that is spacious with plenty of legroom front and back.

The power and handling are top scorers in the Magnum, although some drivers complain the 2.7 V6 is too sluggish and should be discontinued. The Magnum carries nearly as much as an SUV when the seats are down and the unique liftgate that is hinged far forward makes it easy to load and unload. The rear-wheel drive gives the handling a more balanced feel. Drivers dislike the plain interior, hard to shut liftgate, and wish for more supportive seats and a noisier exhaust on the Hemi models.

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    nivekracing
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    Just Replaced Ball Joints, Shocks And Rack N Pinion On My 06 Dodge Magnum N...

    replaced upper control arm, lower control arm, tension strut, shocks and rack n pinion. now it sits 2" high in front. they will not align it because it is too high. what did i do wrong

    31 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
    Rob Mueller
    0

    2006 Dodge Magnum R/t

    Which fuse is for the tailgate and the front driver and passenger power windows

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    Blackwomen
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    Alarm System

    Had an alarm system installed on my Magnum which is the 2006 I drive it for so many miles and when I turn the ignition off and turn back around to restart it it doesn't start up so I have to wait...

    5 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)
    jeremy0408
    10

    Tbs

    Hello i have a 06 dodge magnum and the lighting bolt flashing in my car sometime when i turn on my car or sometime when im trying. I just want it fix and im trying to see what wrong with it. I alre...

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    jeremy0408
    10

    Throttle Body Sensor

    Hello i have a 06 dodge magnum 2.7 and the lighting bolt is flashing in my car and its slow down my car and i have to park my car,turn it off for a min and its back to normal.. I chance the throttl...

    56 views with 14 answers (last answer 2 months ago)