2006 GMC Envoy Overview

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2006 GMC Envoy Overview

The main changes for the GMC Envoy in 2006 came in the form of some exterior changes and stability control. Otherwise, this midsize luxury SUV retains the same general features from the previous year. The 2006 GMC Envoy comes in 6 trims: 2WD and 4WD versions of the SLE, SLT, and Denali.

The SLE and SLT use a 4.2 L, 291 hp I6 engine with 4 speed automatic transmission while the Denali packs some extra power with its 5.3 L, 300 hp V8. All trims have 4 doors, seat 5, and generally get 15 mpg in the city and 21 on the highway. Towing capacity across trims ranges from 5200 to 6600 lbs. As for features, power and leather seats come as options in the SLE and as standard features in the SLT and Denali.

If reviewers could talk directly to the execs at GMC about the 2006 Envoy, they'd say 'nice try, but no cigar.' While the SUV has a lot of options and powerful engine choices, drivers would appreciate better handling and steering. The 2006 Envoy represents a decent effort for a domestic SUV. However, GMC will need to go back to the drawing board if it intends to turn the Envoy into a legitimate contender.

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    2006 Gmc Envoy, Nothing Off Key But Gets Better!!

    KEY OUT OF IGNITION, ONE HEADLIGHT, ONE WASHER PUMP RUNS. KEY TURNED TO CRANK, NO DASH CLUSTER, POWER TO SWITCH AND DOWN FROM SWITCH, STEREO BUT NO SOUND, ALL SEATS, WIPERS SIGNALS FUNCTION. CHGANGE...

    11 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    Flashers Buzzing

    When I use my turn signals, i hear an electrical static/buzzing sound. When hazard lights are on the sound is intermittent as the lights are. Turn signal lights on dash also dim as this happens. ...

    5 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    Why Won't Air Come Out Of Vents When A/c Or Heat Is Turned On

    197 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)

    Why Is The Engine Light On And Why Do I Have A Slow Start With Low Rpm.

    I got it out of the shop today. The shop changed fuel pump/module and ignition switch. Engine light on. Took it back. They put the ode reader on it and got a code 0147 but was scrambled. They got ...

    18 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

    My 2006 Envoy Denali Stops Running Suddenly And Then Refuses To Start

    The engine quit while driving on the highway. Both check engine lights came on. After 45 minutes while waiting for a tow the car started. Dealer replaced the ignitions switch (shorted) and computer...

    731 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)