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3/4 Front Glamour 2012 Jeep Compass

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2012 Jeep Compass specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2012 Jeep Compass warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$19,295$21,045$21,695
    Invoice *$18,967$20,612$21,006
    Engine2.0L I-4 158 HP2.4L I-4 172 HP2.0L I-4 158 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD2-spd Autostick CVT w/OD
    Fuel Economy City23.0 mpg22.0 mpg23.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy29.0 mpg28.0 mpg27.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.0L I-4 158 HP2.4L I-4 172 HP2.0L I-4 158 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD2-spd Autostick CVT w/OD
    Alternator120 amp120 amp120 amp
    Battery525 amp with run down protection525 amp with run down protection525 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio4.124.126.12
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank13.6 gal.13.5 gal.13.6 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelFreedom Drive I automatic full-time four-wheelfront-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AelectronicN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/ApermanentN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic Stabilitystability controlstability controlstability control
    Ridetouringtouringtouring
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drum4-wheel discfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels17.0 " silver aluminum17.0 " silver aluminum17.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP215/60TR17.0BSW touring ASP215/60TR17.0BSW touring ASP215/60TR17.0BSW touring AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/Adriver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way6-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 bench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertchromechromechrome
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimplasticplasticplastic
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AN/Aradio steering wheel controls
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers444
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets111
    AC power outletN/AN/AAC power outlet
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather/metal-look
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowsdeepdeepdeep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield Wiperfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableSentry KeySentry KeySentry Key
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume53.6 cu.ft.53.6 cu.ft.53.6 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length175.1 "175.1 "175.1 "
    Exterior Width71.4 "71.4 "71.4 "
    Exterior Height65.0 "65.0 "65.0 "
    Wheelbase104 "104 "104 "
    Front Tread60 "60 "60 "
    Rear Tread60 "60 "60 "
    Turning Radius17.8 '17.8 '17.8 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating4,435 lbs.4,575 lbs.4,435 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,082 lbs.3,247 lbs.3,082 lbs.
    Payload925 lbs.925 lbs.925 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight1,000 lbs.1,000 lbs.1,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.40.40.40
    Front Legroom40.6 "40.6 "40.6 "
    Rear Legroom39.4 "39.4 "39.4 "
    Front Headroom40.7 "40.7 "40.7 "
    Rear Headroom39.9 "39.9 "39.9 "
    Front Hiproom52.3 "52.3 "52.3 "
    Rear Hiproom51.0 "51.0 "51.0 "
    Front Shoulder Room54.6 "54.6 "54.6 "
    Rear Shoulder Room54.0 "54.0 "54.0 "
    Passenger Volume101 cu.ft.101 cu.ft.101 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume22.7 cu.ft.22.7 cu.ft.22.7 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded53.6 cu.ft.53.6 cu.ft.53.6 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear Step Bumperrear step bumperrear step bumperrear step bumper
    Bodyside Claddingblackblackblack
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heateddual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2012 Jeep Compass safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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