60 reviews
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Available Price Range $1,959-$16,571 Trims7 Combined MPG 16-19 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Our Take

A new Overland model joins the Laredo and Limited trims for 2006. An Electronic Stability Program and one-touch up/down front-door windows are now standard. New Laredo options include Quadra-Trac II four-wheel drive and an offroad package for V-6 models.Redesigned for 2005, the Grand Cherokee spo... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Rear legroom

Notable Features

  • Three levels of 4WD
  • Choice of V-6 or two V-8s
  • Standard Electronic Stability Program
  • Available navigation and DVD systems
  • Potent SRT8 edition for 2006


Our Expert Reviews

I thought a hot rod Jeep Grand Cherokee would be a bit like the Dodge Ram SRT10 - power overkill just for the heck of it. Driving the Grand Cherokee SRT8 for 800 miles in three days, however, really opened my eyes.What I discovered is that the Grand Cherokee SRT8 is not a four-wheeled caricature, but a delightfully impressive road car of the first magnitude. Of course I expected the 420-horsepo... Read full review for the 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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Consumer Reviews


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Luxury meets Dependability

by SUV Lover from Conway, Arkansas on November 10, 2011

I was pleasantly surprised by the amount of features the standard model comes with. The only concern we had before purchase was the gas mileage; and it has not been a problem. We bought our Jeep used,... Read Full Review

7 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 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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