2006 Land Rover LR3 Consumer Review: Good but quirky

2006 Land Rover LR3 - Consumer Review

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HSE 4dr SUV (4.4L V8 4x4 6-speed Automatic)

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Good but quirky
By RJD on


2006 Land Rover LR3 HSE 4dr SUV 4WD (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


As the other reviewers said, it is solid, heavy, and safe. I feel comfortable when wife is driving it with our daughter. But for the money, there are so many quirky things that go wrong, the tire pressure guage is faulty, had an issue with brakes, the issue with water coming in the car from the sunroof, etc. It is a solid car, but Costco is the only jungle I'm headed to. Too many off road features and not enough attention directed to designing a slick, ergonomic cockpit. Way too many buttons, and the nav totally stinks. A paper map is more useful. My Acura TL has a nav that blows this away. I'll be turning my lease in in 2 months and not getting another.

Best Features

Everyone loves how the car raises and lowers, but my all time favorite features are the heated winshield and the tailgate. Great for having a picnic right out of the car.

Worst Features

Better fuel economy, better interior
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By lasher88
on 11/08/11 17:02 PM (PST)

"Too many off road features" You idiot its a land rover, what did you expect!

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