(4.1) 48 reviews
MSRP: $3,126$10,398
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 19-20
Engine: 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 5
2006 Jeep Liberty

Our Take on the 2006 Jeep Liberty

Our Take

In 2002, the Jeep division of DaimlerChrysler replaced the old Cherokee with a slightly larger sport utility vehicle called the Liberty. For 2005, Liberty models received a freshened exterior, and a diesel engine became available for Sport and Limited models equipped with four-wheel drive. For 20... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Four-speed-automatic behavior
  • Short seat bottoms
  • Diesel-engine noise

Notable Features

  • Gasoline or diesel power
  • 2WD or 4WD
  • Moderate dimensions
  • Low-range 4WD gearing
  • Classic-look Renegade model


Our Expert Reviews

At a time when price per gallon is as volatile as fuel itself, interest has returned to diesel technology, which turns our attention to the diesel version of Jeep's compact sport utility vehicle, the quick-selling Liberty CRD (technically either the Sport or Limited 4x4 trim level with optional equipment). Diesel engines are about 20 percent more efficient than comparable gasoline types, s... Read full review for the 2006 Jeep Liberty

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Consumer Reviews


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My first SUV

by Liberty Lover from Phoenix, AZ on May 23, 2007

I love my Jeep. it is stylish, handles well and has all the little bells and whistles that I love!! I bought this for a ton of reasons, one of which is that the reviews said that it has great gas mile... Read Full Review

6 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 9 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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