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By Kelly Hyde
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2006 Jeep Commander 4dr SUV 4WD (3.7L 6cyl 5A)


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I bought this vehicle the first month it came out and I have no regrets. The gas mileage is not exceptional and there have been several minor problems with the windshield seal but other than that, this vehicle has been a pleasure. My only regret is not having the option at the time to purchase a vehicle with the flexfuel option.


Favorite Features

Boxy look, exterior.


Suggested Improvements

Windshield seal, ventilation.


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The Perfect SUV
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By Reviewer1
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2006 Jeep Commander Limited 4dr SUV 4WD (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


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The only problem with the Commander is poor fuel economy. Otherwise, this is the perfect SUV. Larger than the typical mid-size SUV but not obnoxiously big as most full-size SUVs. The Commander drives great in adverse conditions, such as rain and snow, and always feels under control. The 4.7 V8 offer plenty of power and it rides and handles great for an SUV. I leased mine and will either purchase it after the end of the lease or buy a new one.


Favorite Features

Quadra-Trac II. The full-time 4x4 system provides the Commander with a ridiculous amount of traction in all conditions.


Suggested Improvements

Better fuel economy.


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By angie
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2006 Jeep Commander 4dr SUV (3.7L 6cyl 5A)


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I really like how it handles and how big it is. I really like that it seats up to 7 passengers. The design of it is nice. It looks and rides great. I have always love Jeep. It really does well in the snow.


Favorite Features

My favorite is the room. How roomy it is for a big family. The head room is excellent.


Suggested Improvements

I have only had my Jeep for 3 weeks and my back wiper fluid doesn't work. Just keep in touch with minor things that may not count but they do count.


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Awesome, Dude!
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By flyfishrjs
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2006 Jeep Commander Limited 4dr SUV 4WD (4.7L 8cyl 5A)


Review

I LOVE MY JEEP! This is the second Jeep I've owned, and I am absolutely in love. The gas mileage stinks, but no surprise there. This is a great sized vehicle - bigger than a Grand Cherokee, but smaller than a Tahoe. Great for fishing, hunting, skiing, and getting around town. My black lab loves it too!


Favorite Features

GPS navigation system works great - even in Wyoming where we seldom get good GPS readings. The 5.7 Hemi kicks! I also love the placement of the auxiliary lamps - above the door frame. This is nice because you get light where you really need it instead of on the center console.


Suggested Improvements

AC power outlets in center seating area, automatic/remote open back hatch (only the glass does this now), turning radius is a little disappointing, and driver area cupholder setup is stupid - why would the cupholders be 2 different sizes?


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By Mrs. Culver
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2006 Jeep Commander 4dr SUV (3.7L 6cyl 5A)


Review

I wanted the feel of a SUV but something not as large, I traded my Expedition in for the Commander and I am very satisfied with the vehicle.


Favorite Features

My favorite features are the heated seats and rear assistance when backing up.


Suggested Improvements

Improvements for me would be buttons on the steering wheel and the windshield wiper and light control switches to also light up when turning on the lights.


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