2nd Generation (2017—2018) Compass Problems

This generations ranks 5th out of 18 Jeep generations in reliability and is generally a good bet. Owners have the most complaints about the interior (27%), windows (18%), and the exterior (9%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Uconnect Update 1 complaints at an average of 3,107 miles in the 2017 Jeep Compass.
  2. Air Bag Failed to Deploy 1 complaints at an average of 18,645 miles in the 2017 Jeep Compass.
  3. Rear Windshield Exploded 1 complaints at an average of 5,000 miles in the 2017 Jeep Compass.

What Compass Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Jeep model years.

Watch out for the 2017 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2019 0 0 0 0.0
2018 3 6 7 1.67
2017 8 4 26 5.02

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