2006 Nissan Frontier Overview


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2006 Nissan Frontier Overview

The Nissan Frontier, which had just been redesigned the previous year, saw no significant changes for 2006.
The 2006 Nissan Frontier is available in four trims: the XE, SE, LE, and Nismo. The XE is the base model and available only with the King Cab and comes standard with a 2.5-liter, 154-horsepower four-cylinder engine and is available only in 2WD. The SE, LE, and Nismo come with a 4.0-liter, 256-horsepower V6 and are all available with 2WD or 4WD. The SE, LE, and Nismo are available as a King Cab or Crew Cab. The smaller engine gets about 18/24 mpg, while the V6 gets 15/20 mpg.
Drivers rate the 2006 Frontier high for its good looks, powerful V6, and comfortable ride. Some owners complain of its large turning radius.


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    Drivetrain Vibration

    At 63,000 miles I got a vibration and had the u-joints replaced - they were rusted. I also had the center bearing replaced (I think it's called the carrier bearing) and I had the driveshaft balanced....

    9,858 views with 11 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    Where Is The Crankshaft Positioning Sensor On A 2006 Frontier 2.5l

    i replaced the old one and it is still showing code is there a reason why i had to use a sensor for a 6 cyl

    13 views with no answers yet

    4wd Not Working On A 2006 Nissan Frontier

    I have replaced the transfer case control module like I was told by a mechanic still does not work

    7 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)

    How Big Of A Project Is It To Replace Front & Rear Struts On An 06 Frontier...

    Done in a home garage with floor Jack & stands.

    28 views with 5 answers (last answer 6 months ago)

    This Morning My Truck Auto Put It In Gear And Still Say Park It Shift But A...

    What to do when your automatic, you can shift but you read and it stay in park

    10 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)