Safety Ratings

NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION RESULTS:

Overall Rating
Not Rated
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Overall Side Crash Rating
Not Rated
Overall Side Barrier Rating
Not Rated
NHTSA Rollover Resistance Rating
Not Rated

Recalls

US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 17V433000
Mfg's Report Date: JUL 06, 2017
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 12989


Summary:
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Jeep Compass vehicles. The affected vehicles have User's Guides that contain incorrect information regarding the jump start procedure, specifically, the polarity of the battery terminals are reversed in the battery terminal graphic.

Consequence:
If a customer follows the User's Guide, they may hook up the battery jumper cables incorrectly, increasing their risk of injury.

Remedy:
Chrysler will notify owners and will replace the User's Guides with a corrected version, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 21, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T46.

Dates of Manufacture:
OCT 16, 2016 to APR 27, 2017

Manufacturer Recall Number:
T46

Disclaimer

The safety ratings and information is provided directly from the
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)


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