Frequently Asked Questions About the New Jeep Compass


Ready for adventure? At C&C Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Toyota, we're pleased to add the new Jeep Compass to our inventory of tough and capable vehicles. With its rugged construction and powerful Jeep engineering, this SUV is primed to help Vienna, WV drivers with everything from daily commutes to off-road exploration.


Is the Jeep Compass good for off roads?

Thinking about getting off the beaten path in Marietta, OH? The Compass is a great choice. It's equipped with a 2.4L Tigershark engine, which cranks out plenty of power to help you tackle rough terrain. Choose one of the available Jeep four-wheel drive systems to provide traction in the rain, snow, or rocks, and rely on the available Selec-Terrain traction management technology to provide even more stability. If you're planning to go where no Jeep has gone before, opt for the Trailhawk trim - it comes with high air intakes, high ground clearance, and exceptional steering and articulation for impeccable off-road performance.

How many miles does the Jeep Compass last?

Athens, OH drivers can look forward to a powertrain warranty of 5 years or 60,000 miles; the general warranty covers three years or 36,000 miles. In addition, Harrisville, WV drivers get a corrosion perforation warranty of 5 years and unlimited miles - this is handy if you're an off-roader or you live in an area with heavy snow and ice. These warranties are just a start; your Compass is likely to last for many more years.

Can the Jeep Compass tow a boat?

The Compass can tow up to 2,000 pounds. Depending on the amount of cargo you're carrying, as well as the number of passengers, you may be able to use the Compass to tow a small boat.

Can the Jeep Compass be flat towed?

No. The Compass can't be flat towed. You can, however, tow this model using a flat-bed trailer if needed.

Does the Jeep Compass have Apple CarPlay?

Yes. Apple CarPlay is included in the Uconnect system. To get this feature, Parkersburg, WV drivers must choose a model with a Uconnect touchscreen; when you link your phone, the touchscreen enables you to interact with your apps.


How much does the Jeep Compass weigh?

That depends on the trim level and options you choose. The base-level Compass Sport with front-wheel drive has a curb weight of 3,184 pounds. Athens, OH drivers that upgrade to four-wheel drive, the weight is 3,327 pounds. The Trailhawk, which is only available with four-wheel drive, weighs 3,633 pounds.

How many seats does the Jeep Compass have?

Every Jeep Compass comes with five seats. Two seats are in front, and three are in the back row. Are you planning to take kids along for the ride? All of the Compass models feature child safety locks on the back doors for peace of mind.

Does the Jeep Compass have adaptive cruise control?

Adaptive cruise control is an available feature on the Compass; it's part of the Advanced Safety and Security Group. This system monitors the car in front of you and changes your speed as the other driver does. That way, you can keep a safe distance without activating and deactivating the system. The Compass' adaptive cruise control features Stop and Go; this feature brings your Jeep to a complete stop when traffic is backed up. When the car in front of you begins to move, your Compass does, too. That way, you can stay focused on where you're going.

Does the Jeep Compass have Android Auto?

As with Apple CarPlay, you can get Android Auto when you choose a Compass with a Uconnect touchscreen display. Before you do, verify that your phone is running Lollipop 5.0 or higher and that you've downloaded the Android Auto app.

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If you're curious about the new Jeep Compass, why not come check it out at our Marietta, OH location? Get behind the wheel and try out all of the features - then, set up a test drive with our staff to find out just how powerful this SUV can be.