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2012 Jeep Compass - Expert Reviews

 

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We have scoured the web for expert reviews of this car and found the best ones for you to read. Found 3 reviews. This list is displayed in ranked order based the reviews we think are the best.
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#1
2012 Jeep Compass Overview
Source: CarGurus

...Sirius XM satellite radio with 1-year trial subscription, HomeLink control, electronic vehicle information center and 18-inch aluminum wheels as standard equipment.Options available for the 2012 Jeep Compass include Uconnect voice command with Bluetooth HandsFree system, engine block heater, 9 Boston Acoustic speakers with subwoofer, 2 liftgate speakers, high beam daytime running lights, remote start, a navigation system, supplemental front seat-mounted airbags, a power sunroof and 18-inch aluminum or aluminum chrome-clad wheels.For safety, the 2012 Jeep Compass comes standard with advanced...

#2
2012 Jeep Compass Professional Cars.com Review
Source: Cars.com

...Standard illuminated cupholders Optional navigation system Optional Boston Acoustics speakers Optional Uconnect hands-free phone connectivity Under the Hood Two four-cylinder engines are offered in the Compass, and buyers can choose from three drivelines: front-wheel drive; Freedom Drive I four-wheel drive with lock mode; and Freedom Drive II Off-Road Package, a Trail-Rated four-wheel-drive system. Freedom Drive II has a CVT that incorporates a low range for off-road driving. The package also includes 17-inch all-terrain tires, a full-size spare tire, an extra inch of ground clearance for 9.1...

#3
2012 jeep compass Professional Edmunds Review
Source: Edmunds

...light-duty "Freedom Drive I" system operates in front-wheel-drive mode under normal conditions and automatically sends power to the rear wheels only when needed. The "Freedom Drive II" Off-Road package includes a low-range mode for the CVT that makes it much more capable on the trail. In Edmunds testing, a four-wheel-drive (Freedom Drive I) Compass with the 2.4-liter engine and CVT accelerated to 60 mph from a standstill in a leisurely 10.3 seconds. Properly equipped, the Compass can tow trailers up to 2,000 pounds. Safety: Standard safety features on the 2012 Jeep Compass include stability...

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