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2006 Chevrolet HHR

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Information shown for entry-level Wagon.

Fuel Economy:
City 21/Hwy 28/Comb 24 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Engine: 4-Cyl, 2.2 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: United States Country of Assembly: Mexico

2006 Chevrolet HHR Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.2
Out of 10

Based on 782 Ratings for the 2006 - 2011 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    8.5/10
    Quality
    8.3/10
  • Reliability
    8.8/10
    Performance
    8.4/10
  • Comfort
    8.4/10
    Styling
    8.6/10

GREAT CAR

By on Tuesday, October 07, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 56,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "Responsive,Roomy,Good mileage ."

Cons: "Power window controls location."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

""The HHR is just an excellent value for it's price. The engine is certainly peppy enough and I just have the 2.2 On the highway you will look down and be going 80 without even realizing it. That says something for a smaller vehicle. The only complaints I have are NO ASHTRAY and the electric window controls are a little difficult to get to. All in all this seems to be a "winner" for Chevy and drivers looking for gas mileage and value. My mileage hangs around 31.8/gallon most of the time.""

4 people out of 5 found this review helpful

great car

By on Tuesday, September 30, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 78,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
8/10
Styling
4/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "fun to drive, heated seats"

Cons: "interrior space, sluggish take off, gas millage"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"I love my fully loaded HHR LT. The only issues I have with it are the interior space and the sluggish take off."

1 person out of 3 found this review helpful

Very Good Accomadating Transportation

By on Friday, September 26, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 73,500

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
7/10
Reliability
7/10
Quality
7/10
Performance
6/10
Styling
9/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "easy to get around in; great turning ratius & mpg"

Cons: "Suspension, struts, bushings, etc. (just ours ?)"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 7

"Despite the HHR's bad publicity of late, this car provides everything a person needs for getting around. Easy to drive, sits up high, great gas millage, you can put allot of cargo into such a small vehicle & accommodates 4 adults with plenty of leg room. It has had some maintenance issues but we bought ours used. It was 1 year old but had 29,000 miles on it. We had to replace all 4 struts (shocks), both front door latches, 3 outside door handles, a pinched wire harness, and the ignition switch (under recall). However the engine & transmition have performed excellent. It's only a 4 cylinder, but on the freeway & streets it accelerates quickly & keeps up with traffic at 75-80mpg with no problem. Presently it is 7 years old with only 73000 miles on it, so you can see we don't drive it very far; mainly just in town as we don't travel much any more. I think this car would make a good in town commuter car."

3 people out of 5 found this review helpful

Extremely reliable, useful, and economical

By on Sunday, September 21, 2014

I don't own this car

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
8/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
7/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "Great value and fun to drive."

Cons: "No seat heaters with cloth seats."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"In eight years and 140,000 the vehicle has been there all the time every time for what ever was needed. Hauling stuff, people, commuting, or long trips. The HHR did it all and did it well with very good economy (unbelievable, actually). And it is fun to drive."

4 people out of 5 found this review helpful

Best car I have owned; hauls lots, plus me and my

By on Thursday, September 04, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 150,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "good price, good to drive, dependable."

Cons: "Blind spots, just have to turn head to pass."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"I have had this car for 8 years, and have about $150,000 on it. I just replaced the original clutch and fly wheel. Every oil change and tire rotation has been done... did the front and rear brakes, and the struts over time. With front wheel drive, the car has done well in snow. The heated seats make a difference in winter. The car has been a dependable car. It does have blind spots so I have to turn my head to over take and pass.... but that makes my driving even safer. I think this car has lots more good driving in it. Most of my driving has been highway."

5 people out of 6 found this review helpful

Very cool wagon for guys who are active

By on Sunday, August 31, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 113,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
8/10

Pros: "price is good,and the mpg is great."

Cons: "not big enough as it is a retro grave digger type"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"Great fuel millage like 28mpg,surf board on the roof of this car adds so much more to the type of retro look.This model listed for more than a regular model,and seems to be kinda rare."

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