What's Wrong with the Jeep Compass?

Compass owners have made 303 complaints to CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most active below. Most are about the suspension (16%), followed by the electrical (15%) and the engine (12%).

Want more information about these problems? Clicking on the link will bring you over to CarComplaints.com for additional details. While you're there, add your own complaints about the Compass.

Comparing Compass Generations

Watch out for the 1st generation's (2007–2016) 11.53 PainRank™, which is the worst of 2 generations. Looking for a year-to-year comparison? We've got that too.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
2nd Gen Compass 2017–2017
8 5.09
1st Gen Compass 2007–2016
295 11.53

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The Worst Compass Years

This bar chart shows the seven years with the highest complaint volume. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on CarComplaints.com.

But wait, there's more ... outside of the top seven, there's the 2016 (13), 2009 (11), 2017 (8), and 2013 (6).