- Year: 2006
- Make: Rolls-Royce
- Model: Phantom
- Trims Available: 1
- Made In: UNITED KINGDOM
- Body & Doors: SEDAN 4-DR
- Engine: 6.7L V12 DOHC 48V
- Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic
- Driveline: RWD
- Seating: 5
- MSRP: $$328,750 USD
- MPG: 12 miles/gallon/19 miles/gallon
- Tires: 265/31R20
- Tank Size: 26.40 gallon
2006 Rolls-Royce Phantom Review
2006 Rolls-Royce Phantom has an enjoyable SEDAN 4-DR body style. It is manufactured in United Kingdom. The car has 1 variation available for its customers. 2006 Rolls-Royce Phantom is seating 5 people. The engine type is 6.7L V12 DOHC 48V. The car has a large tank size capacity of 26.40 gallon. 2006 Rolls-Royce Phantom uses 12 miles/gallon of gasoline in the city. On highways, the usage of gasoline comes to only 19 miles/gallon. The wheel of the vehicle's axle are RWD driveline. The tires are 265/31R20 which provide comfort and little to non friction. The overall length of the model is 229.70 in. The height of the vehicle is 64.30 in. which is kept as low as possible to keep the vehicle's center of gravity as close to the ground as possible. The Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price is $328,750 USD. 2006 Rolls-Royce Phantom has had 2 recalls in the past 15 years.
Safety & Recalls
Recall 80143 started on 10/01/2010 by MFR effecting 2,552 units.
Summary: ROLLS-ROYCE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2003-2010 PHANTOM, MODEL YEAR 2007-2010 PHANTOM DROPHEAD COUPE, AND MODEL YEAR 2008-2010 PHANTOM COUPE VEHICLES. A CHECK VALVE OF THE BRAKE VACUUM PUMP MAY LEAK A SMALL AMOUNT OF LUBRICATING OIL. OVER TIME THIS COULD RESULT IN CONTAMINATION OF THE BRAKE BOOSTER.
Consequence: POWER ASSIST BRAKING PERFORMANCE COULD BE ADVERSELY AFFECTED. IN EXTREME CASES THERE COULD BE A COMPLETE LOSS OF POWER ASSIST BRAKING. AN UNEXPECTED REDUCTION OR LOSS IN POWER BRAKING ASSIST MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy: ROLLS-ROYCE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 19, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ROLLS-ROYCE AT 1-877-877-3735.
Notes: OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
Recall 46834 started on 08/31/2006 by MFR effecting 32 units.
Summary: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE LOWER RUBBER MOUNT OF THE REAR SHOCK ABSORBERS MAY NOT HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED TO SPECIFICATIONS AND MAY NOT ADHERE CORRECTLY TO ITS HOUSING WITHIN THE SHOCK ABSORBER.
Consequence: THE BUSHING COULD LOOSEN AND OVER TIME COULD SEPARATE FROM ITS HOUSING. THE DRIVER WILL EXPERIENCE IMPAIRED VEHICLE HANDLING AND CONTROL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE REAR SHOCK ABSORBER FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 14, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ROLLS-ROYCE AT 1-877-877-3735.
Notes: CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.