2006 GMC Sierra 1500 Ratings

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GMC Sierra 1500 2006
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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - AWD Crew Cab

    Pros: Interior

    Cons: Wheels. Should have nicer wheels for price and type of truck.

    Advice: Look around for mileage and condition of body. And of course price comparatively!

    Great power, good throttle response, drives like new and very good quality ride. Brakes are sharp! SOunds good for stock exhaust.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLT 4x4 Crew Cab

    Pros: auto 4 wheel drive

    Cons: gas guzzler

    Advice: be prepared to spend $50 - $60 plus to fill the tank

    I absolutely love this truck! It's a quiet, comfortable ride & it handles great through snow, rain & ice. It has so much room & a great stereo system. We've gotten up to 21MPG on the hwy a few times, but averaging about 18MPG. A little expensive to fill the tank at times, but I feel very safe while I'm driving.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLE1 4x4 Regular Cab 8' Box

    Pros: everything

    Cons: nothing

    Advice: very nice, but buy the nice stuff to go with it to enjoy it at its fullest

    Very smooth and quiet, with plenty of power.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLT 4x4 Crew Cab

    Pros: Comfort

    Cons: Electrical problems

    Advice: Buy something more reliable

    I bought a 2006 GMC Sierra Crew Cab in June of 06. The truck only has 2500 miles on it and I am already having electrical problems. The right turn signal does not work, the cruise control went out, the heater doesn't work, and the ABS and parking brake light are constantly on. I have read several reviews stating these types of problems with the 06 Sierra. I just took it in to the dealer yesterday and am waiting for a diagnostic report. You would think that GMC's quality control standards would be a little more stringent when charging $35,000 for a truck. As much as I like the way the truck looks and performs, I wish I had purchased a truck from another manufacturer.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLE2 4x2 Crew Cab

    Pros: steering wheel controls,seats

    Cons: cruise control ,already after 2 weeks,and exhast leak

    Advice: make sure dealer get truck ready for you

    like the truck very much,but 2nd week i've had it had to go back to dealer,slight exhast leak under the the cab,cruise control not working.They have the truck, still waiting for parts for over a week now,not a happy camper.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLT 4x2 Crew Cab

    Pros: THE LOOK OF THE TRUCK

    Cons: M.P.G.

    Advice: GET THE SLT MODEL

    MY GMC IS A GREAT TRUCK.THE ONLY THING I DONT LIKE ABOUT MY TRUCK IS THAT I WISH I GOT MORE GAS MILIAGE.BUT THE TRUCK IT SELF IS BUILT TUFF.THE 5.3L RUN VERY STRONG.

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    2006 GMC Sierra 1500 - SLT 4x4 Crew Cab

    Pros: Looks

    Cons: Electrical and mechanical problems.

    Advice: Do not buy the top of the line to many electrical problems.

    I traded in a great Silerado for this unbelievable headache.This truck has had numerous electrical problems.Starting the 2nd day I owned it and continues today purchased 9-04 at dealership 9-04 I have had problems with seats,mirrors,rear end,transmisson and compass.I advised GM and filed complaint no satisfaction.By the way it now has 6000 miles and I purchased new 9-04 it is now 10-05.For over 50,000 dollars this would seem to be a great truck.This is one of the biggest regrets I have ever purchased.