2006 Ford Ranger Ratings

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Ford Ranger 2006
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    2006 Ford Ranger - XLT (867A) 4x4 2dr Super Cab Styleside

    Pros: The ease of use, everything is well laid out and easy to use.

    Cons: The stock good year tires.

    Advice: If you are a large person go with the extended cab

    This little truck can do anything! Off-road it is great. On-road is clean. The only thing that I don't care for on the truck is the stock tires. Not bad, just not good at any one thing.

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    2006 Ford Ranger - XL (861A) 4x2 Regular Cab Styleside Short Box

    Pros: Vehicle ride height

    Cons: Gas mileage only fair

    Advice: Strongly consider the 3.0 V6 for long term use

    I got the 3.0L v6 automatic. No problems with anything after 4 monthes (fingers crossed). Overall I've been happy with it. Of the three engines available I like this one best due to its cast iron block and head construction. Read the shop manual - if you have any engine problems with the other engines it will require an engine replacement. As a long term owner I recommend the 3.0 L for its serviceability.

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    2006 Ford Ranger - XLT (867A) 4x4 Regular Cab Styleside Long Box

    Pros: power and performance

    Cons: shifter hard to reach, ashtray is out of reach

    Advice: could not find anything that can compair with power and performance, looks good too.

    I only have 230 miles on my new ranger 4x4 but just love it. it has the 4.0 engine, 5 speed standard shift--gearing is perfect- runs at 60 mph- 2100 rpm --fuel milage so far is 25.6 mpg!!!it has the heavy springs and tow package - the ride is stiff but not bad, drives very good, has monster power for a small truck. i would recomend this for anyone who hunts or fishes. the only thing i can find out of place is the shifter is a little to far forward--great truck.