2006 Nissan Pathfinder User Reviews

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4X4 Review
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    55

    I Would Buy Again. — My Pathy is a bull, with a good seat and driving ergonomics. A true SUV, yet capable family cruiser. I'd buy it again if they still made this style. Gas mileage ain't so hot, but is bearable considering size and capability off road.

    Pros: Space, driving position, visibility, plows thru snow n mud with ease, cargo space, third row is small but folds down and nice in a pinch, torquey motor with descent power, handles heavy loads/ towing well.

    Cons: Stock brakes are a joke! Rear end suspension is soft and sags under load. Sucks down the gas though.

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE Review
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    Great — This SUV is an awesome mid sized SUV for family or a day to day commuter you will not be disappointed in the performance or the luxury of this SUV. Luxury meets the street excellent fuel economy for the size too.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Awesome SUV

    Cons: None

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder Review
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    Love It And Wish I Had A Newer One — Overall, this is a great vehicle. Family and pet friendly. It also makes vacations truly relaxing because you do not have to worry about having enough space for your luggage and for your family. It is also very road safe.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: The space for sure!

    Cons: I feel like it lacks the "get up and go" ability

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4X4 Review
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    95

    2006, Good Year For Nissan Pathfinder — This vehicle was purchased for my wife. At the time, we didn't want another Mini-van, so this fit the family perfectly. It's been on family vacations and multiple lacrosse tournaments over the past 7-8 years, ... up and down the east coast, never any doubt about its dependability.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great vehicle, no major issues!  Used for back and forth to work and family vacations.  Room enough for two women's suitcases and two men's suitcases!!  No issues hooking up bike rack.  Over 130K+ miles and still going strong!

    Cons: Fuses seem to blow when using cell phone charger.

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4X4 Review
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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder — I bought the vehicle because I wanted an SUV that didn't have that "soccer Mom" look to it. The Pathfinder had just enough of an aggressive look for my tastes. I got a good deal and in 8 years it's given me very few problems. If the new style didn't look so "curvy", I'd buy another one. :o)

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: "Right" size for my needs/usage.

    Cons: "Sucks" is too strong a term but I wouldn't mind having the rear camera view that vehicles newer than mine now have.

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4X4 Review
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    75

    Very Solid, Reliable Truck In An Suv Body — i love the 4x4 and the smooth ride. i also like the bose stereo/ speakers and the third row seating really comes in handy with the family. i really like the way the car is built except the interior could be a little less palstic.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: power, looks, 4x4, 3rd row seating, drives very smooth and quiet

    Cons: back seat small, gas mileage could be better

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4X4 Review
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    Great Family Car — This rig has everything you need to take your family on the road or around town with confidence in all kids of weather. New tires in April and brakes in June. Never been in any kind of accident and runs fantastic.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Seats 7, no problems. solid. every option

    Cons: fuel economy

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE Review
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    Check Out This Vehicle — I am this second owner of this car. It has been flawless. Synthetic oil changed by myself everytime. Commuted to Sarasota daily and that is the reason for the miles. Totally fun to drive but don't need SUV anymore. Don't let the mileage drive you away. Seats 7 people.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Dependable

    Cons: Need better gas mileage

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder S 4X4 Review
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    Reliable Truck — Great Handling truck with independent suspension, enough power with a 4.0 liter engine. The truck feels like heavy and safe and have no complains. This truck is fun to drive specially on on the snow. The traction control works like a charm.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Safe Family Truck

    Cons: Gas Milage

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    2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4X4 Review
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    Great Value For Money To Buy But Not If You Don't Have A Vehicle/fuel Allowance — Performance - Good acceleration for a big vehicle, braking is not too sound but maybe because of the body mass, handling is fair. Build quality - Strong and robust. Good off-road vehicle for the whole family Appearance - Aggresive lines outside with a well finished look and trim. Canteen Green colour compliments the type of vehicle Cost of ownership - Heavy on Juice and the 60 000 km service. Fun factor - Great open road vehicle with amples of space for packing, camping and transporting up to 7 passengers with a good off-road capability

    Pros: Comfort, spacious, drive anywhere vehicle

    Cons: Fuel consumption

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Nissan Pathfinder Reviews

    High Quality All Arround Vehicle, Best In Its' Class! By GMcMahan

    I love this car. It took them till 2015 to get my color but now I have it. This vehicle shows that you can have it all. Safety, tech, reliability, performance, off road ability, flexibility and fuel e... Read More

    2014 Nissan Pathfinder Reviews

    Great Dance Mom//soccer Dad Vehicle By Dusek

    We were looking at Infiniti Q-model and I convinced my wife that the Pathfinder is the same vehicle for $10k less. She finally agreed once sitting in the Pathfinder and agreed. She loves the high sitt... Read More

    A Nice Alternative To The Dreaded Minivan. By bfitzpatrick

    The 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 4WD is a great looking SUV with lots of bells and whistles. The seven passenger seating is critical for families and it works really well in this vehicle. It driv... Read More

    2013 Nissan Pathfinder Reviews

    Best Value For A Do Everything Vehicle W/ Gt Mpg. By GMcMahan

    At first I thought this was a great car, that's why I bought it. Now that I have owned it for 2 years it has exceeded my expectations in every category. I liked it so much that I bought my wife a 2015... Read More

    2012 Nissan Pathfinder Reviews

    Nice Looking "suv" And Not The Crossover/minivan Look By Pecknecker

    Overall this is a great SUV. I wanted the 2012 since the 2013 changed bodystyles to the crossover and I wasn't impressed with its look so I took advantage of the huge rebates and price markdowns on t... Read More

    2010 Nissan Pathfinder Reviews

    Loved It Enough To Buy Another By dukhntr

    The pathfinder LE provides interior luxury and features combined with off-road capability for thousands less than the competition. I think the interior looks better than the 4 runner. I've owned two... Read More

    Good Value For What You Buy, Not Ideal For City Driving By Josh

    Purchased this 2 years ago, put about 20k miles on it, including many road trips (Pittsburgh to Florida, Virginia, Niagara Falls New York, Washington DC...). Used to pull my dirtbike on a trailer and ... Read More

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