• (4.7) 40 reviews
  • MSRP: $6,918$23,314
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 16-19
  • Engine: 190-hp, 4.0-liter I-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 4
2006 Jeep Wrangler

Our Take on the 2006 Jeep Wrangler

Nothing is more traditional in the world of sport utility vehicles than the smallest, entry-level Jeep model. Today's Wrangler is a direct descendant of the World War II-era military Jeep. In fact, many consider the Wrangler to have pioneered the SUV category, even though the term "SUV" didn... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort
  • Interior noise
  • Fuel economy
  • Crude by modern standards

Notable Features

  • Quasi-military appearance
  • Four- or six-cylinder power
  • Available hardtop
  • Standard part-time 4WD
  • Low-range gearing

2006 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

Normally, the announcement of an upcoming model would be a cause for celebration among a marque's loyalists. This is not necessarily true with die-hard devotees of the Jeep Wrangler, arguably the most traditional mainstream vehicle you can buy, usually purchased by savvy customers who are skeptical of "innovations."Two Jeep generations ago, the company began using innovative rectangular he... Read full review for the 2006 Jeep Wrangler

Consumer Reviews


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Wrangler X for x-citing

by Phil from Charleston, WV on March 21, 2008

Other than brake work at 13000 miles I have had no trouble, but plenty of pleasure from my Wrangler X. It's fun and the looks I get are a bonus feature. Excellent off road and in snow. I have the hard... Read Full Review

7 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Jeep Wrangler Safety Ratings

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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

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