Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass Frequently Asked Questions

Versatile, capable, and ready for adventure, the new Jeep Compass delivers everything Wayland drivers expect from a quality subcompact crossover. The Compass's smaller dimensions allow it to effortlessly navigate tighter spaces and crowded streets, while the interior offers impressively roomy accommodations for its size. The comfortable cabin provides spacious flexibility for passengers and cargo, and standard and available tech features deliver a safer and more connected ride. Here answers to some common Jeep Compass questions.

Is the Jeep Compass good off-road?

When leaving the pavement behind, the Jeep Compass offers near unbeatable capability in the subcompact crossover segment on all trims. However, if you're looking to maximize your trail-tackling adventures, the Trailhawk trim comes with everything you need, including a standard Active Drive Low 4x4 System, 17-inch wheels with off-road tires, a suspension lift, tow hooks, skid plates, and a Selec-Terrain system.

How much does the Jeep Compass weigh?

The Compass has a curb weight of 3,330 pounds and a gross weight of 4,600 pounds.

What Engine does the Jeep Compass have?

The Jeep Compass is powered by a 2.4-liter Tigershark engine (180 horsepower, 175 pound-feet of torque) paired to a six-speed automatic transmission.

What is the towing capacity of the Jeep Compass?

Jeep Compass models with all-wheel-drive can tow up to 2,000 pounds.

Does the Jeep Compass have advanced smartphone connectivity?

Yes. The base Sport trim comes standard with a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system and smartphone integration via both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

What is the seating capacity of the Jeep Compass?

The Jeep Compass comfortably accommodates up to five people.

What is the cargo capacity of the Jeep Compass?

Behind the second-row seats, the Jeep Compass offers 27.2 cubic feet for groceries, luggage, etc. For larger errands in Grand Rapids or Kentwood, MI, the 60/40-split rear seats can fold down for nearly 60 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity. Additionally, the front-passenger seat folds down to accommodate longer items.

What are the Jeep Compass trim levels?

Jeep offers the new Compass in four nicely equipped trims: Sport, Latitude, Limited, and Trailhawk. Notable standard features include dual-zone automatic climate control, first- and second-row USB ports, heated mirrors, a 7-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto.


Does the Jeep Compass have advanced driver-assistance features?

Whether you're driving to Wyoming, MI, or Wyoming, USA, staying alert behind the wheel is the best way to ensure a safe journey. The Jeep Compass offers a full suite of available driver aids that can help detect and avoid hazards for a more comfortable and enjoyable ride, including:

  • Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking
  • LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Rear Cross Path Detection
  • ParkSense® Rear Park Assist

Can the Jeep Compass be flat towed?

No. While some Jeep models can be flat towed, the Jeep Compass cannot be towed with all four wheels on the ground. Attempting to flat-tow a Jeep Compass can cause catastrophic transmission damage. Do not attempt.

Test Drive the New Jeep Compass in Wayland

K&M Wayland is proud to include the new Compass in our large inventory of new Jeep models. If you have additional questions, don't hesitate to reach out to us online or by phone at your convenience. When you're ready for a closer look, visit our Jeep showroom in Wayland, where you can get behind the wheel for a test drive. We'll be happy to give you a tour.

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