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2017 Jeep Compass Reliability Ratings

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2017 Jeep Compass Recalls

There have been 4 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

EQUIPMENT Recall Date: 12/20/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling various Dodge, Chrysler, and RAM vehicles equipped with Kidde Plastic-Handle or Push Button 'Pindicator' Fire Extinguishers. A list of the affected trailer models is available at: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17V824-0103.pdf. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable. For a full list of the affected fire extinguisher models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17E062-5427.pdf
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 61791
  • Consequence: If the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a fire.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners instructing them to contact Kidde for a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The recall began February 14, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403 or Kidde customer service service toll-free at 1-855-262-3540, or online at www.kidde.com and click on "Product Safety Recall" for more information. Chrysler's number for this recall is T82.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 04, 2017 to MAY 31, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T82
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V824000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL Recall Date: 11/20/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2017-2018 Jeep Compass vehicles. The brightness of the backlighting for the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) cannot be adjusted. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 101, "Controls and Displays."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 25823
  • Consequence: An instrument cluster that is too bright, and cannot be dimmed, can reduce the driver's ability to see at night, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update IPC software, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began December 8, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T70.
  • Dates of Manufacture: JUL 28, 2017 to SEP 10, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T70
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V740000
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL Recall Date: 07/06/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Jeep Compass vehicles. The affected vehicles have User's Guides that contain incorrect information regarding the jump start procedure, specifically, the polarity of the battery terminals are reversed in the battery terminal graphic.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 12989
  • Consequence: If a customer follows the User's Guide, they may hook up the battery jumper cables incorrectly, increasing their risk of injury.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners and will replace the User's Guides with a corrected version, free of charge. The recall began August 22, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T46.
  • Dates of Manufacture: OCT 16, 2016 to APR 27, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T46
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V433000
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT Recall Date: 05/08/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Jeep Compass vehicles equipped with a 6-speed transmission. The left front halfshaft may not be properly seated, and, as a result, it may disengage from the transmission and/or break.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 4705
  • Consequence: If the left front halfshaft disengages or breaks, the vehicle will have a loss of drive. Additionally, if the vehicle is parked without using the parking brake, the vehicle may roll, despite being in 'Park.' Either condition may increase the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, dealers will inspect the left front halfshaft for engagement and replace any that are not properly engaged in the transmission, free of charge. The recall began on June 12, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T26.
  • Dates of Manufacture: OCT 26, 2016 to MAY 31, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T26
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V301000

2017 Jeep Compass Warranty

Jeep covers the 2017 Compass with a three-year/36,000-mile limited warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. 

Warranty information last updated: 8/7/18

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