• (4.3) 16 reviews
  • MSRP: $9,769$33,513
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: N/A
  • Engine: 325-hp, 5.9-liter I-6 (diesel)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 8,700 lbs.
2006 Dodge Ram 2500

Our Take on the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Fuel economy with V-8 and V-10
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Wet-weather traction with RWD

Notable Features

  • Available Hemi V-8
  • Diesel-engine option in heavy-duty models
  • Regular cab or Quad Cab
  • Performance-packed Ram SRT10
  • 2500 Power Wagon available
  • New Mega Cab model

Reviews

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Just as smaller passenger cars and practical-sized sport-utility vehicles are making a comeback, Chrysler Group brings forth the Dodge Ram Mega Cab, a pickup truck that's the approximate size of a hotel lobby.Maybe the Chrysler crew has it figured out. Lately, it has been making money while American rivals General Motors Corp. and Ford Motor Co. have been shedding jobs and manufacturing pl... Read full review for the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500

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Consumer Reviews

4.3

Average based on 16 reviews

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Gas or Diesel, can't go wrong

by Snowman from Cleveland, Ohio on May 4, 2011

Get ready (as with any 3/4 ton or larger truck) to replace all ball joints, front bearings, tie rod ends, and shocks between 80,000 and 95,000 miles. Other than that, they rock!

19 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

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Recalls

There are currently 11 recalls for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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