2006 Pontiac G6 User Reviews

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    Displaying 21 - 30 of 73 2006 Pontiac G6 reviews.

    2006 Pontiac G6 Base Review
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    25

    Awesome Car! — I love this car. Sporty look yet fits a family of 4 as well. Also not too much has gone wrong mechanically with it so I am very happy! And it has about 77,000 miles on it already! Love it!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Mechanically sound

    Cons: Cant think of anything

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GTP Review
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    2006 Pontiac G6 Gtp — 6MT Transmission with 290 HP and 285 lbs-ft of torque to the wheels 0-60 in 5.9 seconds with K&N Ram Air Intake Definitely a fun car to drive, negative being the FWD. Upgrades in mind: - Exhaust - ECU - Forced Induction of some kind - Rims, but first I need to get new tires because I've burned mine out :)

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Power, Acceleration, Stability, Driver and passenger comfort

    Cons: Body Roll, Cornering

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    2006 Pontiac G6 Base V6 Review
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    My Pontiac Rocks! — Build quality- steering column needed replacing already so not very happy there. Everything else is pretty good considering its a V6. Gas mileage could be better. But the performance is good and the fun factor is definitely high. And the sunroof rocks.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great handling, fast

    Cons: Repairs can be costly so keep it running good

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful.
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    2006 Pontiac G6 Base Review
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    Don't Trust A Pontiac. — Great car... until the warranty is out! At 37,000 miles my airbags, breaks, and transmission all began to go out. I drove it like an old lady, never slammed on the breaks or pushed the acceleration too hard, and still it started breaking down! While the car was fun to drive and great on gas and the interior was decently comfortable, the engine quality couldn't have been much worse.

    Pros: good gas mileage

    Cons: transmission, airbags, brakes, p.o.s.

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GTP Coupe Review
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    I Will Miss Pontiac!!!! — I love my car. She has 74000 miles and still running strong. Gas mileage could be better...23 miles per gallon...that could be my driving though. I have not had to make any major repairs as of yet. hhmm It says i'm poetic...nice

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: I love all the interior features.  Heated seats, slap stick, leather, climate control.

    Cons: I need new brakes!  There is not one thing that I can pin point that I do not like about my car.

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GTP Review
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    There Is No Line, Its Been Crosed — Its kick ass. Its got good acceleration, handling, breaking, appearance, and its fun. It has a kick ass roof, its pretty fast, its red, its got heated leather int., its got 18 in rims, its got a kick ass dash, its also got auto/manual transition.

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

    Pros: Y not

    Cons: MPG

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GTP Coupe Review
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    Good At First.....then It Sucks — I love the way it drives, its really fast and it accelerates quickly too. I love the way it looks, its so much nicer than the sedans. It was a little expensive, and its not too great on gas (only about 20-22mpg) but it has a lot of extras; like 6 disc CD changer, sunroof, the brake and gas petal move, leather heated seats and automatic start. Its so fun to drive too. That review was when I first bought the car over a year ago. Now, I haven't had any major problems with this car, but it is such a pain, I have had to take it to get the automatic strearing fixed, the brakes keep wearing out too quickly, it makes noise like the window is down if you drive over 60. I have had to take it in to have the sunroof worked on 4 different times, and its still not fixed. It leaks really bad, and now everytime it rains or is really humid out, the car smells. The leather seats look worn out, Im just ready to get rid of it. Oh also the low profile 18in wheels were very expensive to replace over $600

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Speed, Power, Sound system

    Cons: Gas Mileage, Noisy, Leaks, Expensive to fix.

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful.
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    2006 Pontiac G6 GTP Coupe Review
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    Love It! — Overall, this is hands down, the best car I've ever owned! I love the 6-speed manual, it's great in the curves or cruising down the highway. The interior is above average for GM and the seats are great! The engine is very smooth and has a lot of torque.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It's quick, quiet, and engaging

    Cons: Low resale value

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GT Review
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    Pontiac G6 What What — I wish it had more power!!!!!! I am a speed junkie though, for normal people it would probably be perfect. I am planning on trading it in toward a G8 after we pay it off! Then I will rule the streets!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: It's handling, speed, looks.....

    Cons: I think the ball joints are shot, gotta check them out.

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    2006 Pontiac G6 GT Coupe Review
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    Good Car For What It Is — I love it as a car but I would prefer a truck, I am not a car guy. Veicle has great performance and hadling. Intake and exhaust add a lot of torque and HP. Great car for someone who prefers a coupe. I do not like the sedan model.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Fun, fast, nice

    Cons: Interior seat handles fall off

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2010 Pontiac G6 Reviews

    Sporty Family Car By x10xx30xx09x

    Great commuter or family vehicle. Has great amount of cargo space for traveling. I love the seats being so adjustable, making it comfortable for trips 5+ hours long without stopping. Have not had any ... Read More

    Good Daily Driver By Chelette

    Good car i have had zero maintance problem since i bought the car in 2009, and i have put 72,000 miles on it. good gas mileage i normaly get around 30 mpg. thats just on regular driving around town.... Read More

    2009 Pontiac G6 Reviews

    Mice Family Car By Chelette

    the g6 is a great family car I have owned it for 5 yrs and it hasn't let me down once. Weather on the highway or around town it has a smooth ride and handles well. There is plenty of back seat space f... Read More

    Pontiac Gt - The Car That Could Have Been Great But Wasn't. By MrPerk

    We initially had problems with the factory tires (shaking the car). Ditched the Goodyears ASAP after dealing with dealership, Goodyear and GM squabbling over who would replace these POS expensive tire... Read More

    2008 Pontiac G6 Reviews

    Teenagers Car By posthecars

    I liked it because it was cheap on gas and it did not break down, tires wear good, stereo has its flaws,slow on big hills, but always gets you there.if you need a cheap economy car this is hard to bea... Read More

    Classy Look And Fun To Drive! By Kim

    I really like all the options the car came with and the comfort of the car. I really don't like the gas mileage in town. However, I would highly recommend this car to people. It is a well built car wi... Read More

    2007 Pontiac G6 Reviews

    Great Great Car - Future Classic And Fun To Drive! By Leighton

    Nothing to gripe about except it gets a bad rap from the recall issues of other GM vehicles of the era. This one was built right and only had the one minor fix of tail light wiring. Nice power and a ... Read More

    Very Nice Looking And Reliable Car By salvadormillan

    Appearance: This car is very pretty, sporty, nice wheels, sunroof, etc. Build quality: Solid car! , V6 power, smooth ride, air conditioning working very good, great sound system, comfortable seats. ... Read More

    2005 Pontiac G6 Reviews

    Good For An American Car By Sämmy

    Love the space, reliability and fuel efficiency. I'm not an American car guy but with this one I definitely love it. I don't like the fact that you can't adjust the drivers seat. So I feel like I'm... Read More

    Worth It By sangam1987

    the perfect combination of power and style. Awesome speakers, smooth steering, great acceleration, good economy, road grip is fab, sun roof is great ...I love the car. Have driven it single handedly s... Read More

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