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3rd one is the last one
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By Flatlander
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2006 Toyota Corolla Sedan LE 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 5M)


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Loved my '87 Corolla...had it 11 years (bought it used). 30 mpg when I retired it. 2000: great: 38 mpg when I traded it for this piece of crap: tranny replaced at 96K, just told I need a new radiator. Brake pedal winks when the AC is on (dealer told me it was normal). I only get 32 mpg at best (stick shift!, not my driving. I got 41 mpg on a rented Cobalt). Radio jumps stations (already replaced when the CD player got jammed). Car is too big: too many blind spots compared to older models. Back head rests block rear view (as did the 2000), removed and stored for trade-in. Even the paint on the body below the door isn't smooth. Seats don't go down fully (overstuffed).


Best Features

Sun roof. Nothing else. I hate this car!


Worst Features

Replace back head rests w/ a Honda/Volvo style...w/a hole int he middle so the driver can see through them. Improve your quality: TQM is not RFT! Reduce the stuffing the rear seats so they lay down flatter.


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06rollaxrs
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By 06rollaxrs
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2006 Toyota Corolla Sedan XRS 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 6M)


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I absolutely love this car, it is pretty surprising how quick this car is! Also loving the gas mileage! Handles amazing. I'd line it up against a stock Civic si vtec, or a stock mustang gt, at anytime! Already beat both! All I can say is wow!


Best Features

6 spd manual trans, vvtl-i engine, 6 disc in dash cd player. and the overall look of the car itself


Worst Features

I really have no complaints as of now. I would love it if it had leather interior. That's about it.


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Good car but has quality issues
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By Kan110
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2006 Toyota Corolla Sedan LE 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 4A)


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I have purchased this car in 06/2006 and had driven less than 9K miles per year. The car suddenly stopped on the highway with 18 K miles on it, the issue has been traced to a faulty ECU (Computer) and did some research on the internet and it seems to be a common problem for this model. I have called Toyota customer service and they have taken care of the towing costs to my home town and replaced the part as it was still under warranty.


Best Features

Low Maintenance, used to be a reliable car until the ECU problem.


Worst Features

Full Spare Tire should be included for the LE Package.


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Feel Safe With the Toyota Name
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By lynn
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2006 Toyota Corolla Sedan CE 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 4A)


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I really enjoy the nice comfortable ride, and low engine noise. The radio isn't all that bad either for this model. The only thing I would change is the annoying seat belt warning, and add the power package to all the cars no matter what model. I'll definitely be taking it in to get power door locks put in this week. Other than that, it's a great little car so far, with no other complaints.


Best Features

quiet, comfortable reliable car


Worst Features

Please get rid of the seat-belt warning and also put power windows, and door locks in all your models.


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Perfect first car
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By tu2010
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2006 Toyota Corolla Sedan CE 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 4A)


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Bought this car used last year as my first car and love every minute driving it. It's a fun little car to drive with a peppy gas pedal. Very comfortable, spacious, gas mileage is not as great(30mpg). Had many near accidents and the brakes saved my life. I drive very rough with this car but hasn't fallen apart yet. I get a lot of compliments on the color. (It's light green)Plan to have it for the next 6-7 years. Would definitely recommend this to ALL college students or anyone's choice for their first car.


Best Features

Love the sound system, good turning radius, nice style and quiet engine.


Worst Features

Highway noise is loud but i just blast my music up. It stinks to have manual windows and locks


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