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post #1 of 8 Old 02-20-2009, 05:08 PM Thread Starter
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Compass a good buy?

Greetings!

Well I have posted a few times in the JK and TJ sections cause I currently own those but now my sister is thinking of buying a Compass. She loves the look but neither of us know much about them. Are they good quality for the money? Good city car for a daily driver? Anyone have any major issues with them? Just kinda looking for a # outta 10 review or something. Sadly she is in a rush to buy a vehicle and I dont have the time to help her too much.

Let me know what you think of them please, thank you all in advance!

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post #2 of 8 Old 02-21-2009, 12:37 PM
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12,000 miles and still loving it. Using it as a daily commuter. Just regular oil changes.
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post #3 of 8 Old 02-21-2009, 03:47 PM
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post #4 of 8 Old 02-21-2009, 04:27 PM
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I wouldn't trade it for the world
Your garage isn't big enough!

Still lovin' mine after 42.5K. Neighbor loves her 4x4, CVT Sport too. She's getting 29 mpg. Great in the snow!


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post #5 of 8 Old 02-22-2009, 01:52 PM
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Really enjoy my 07 Compass Limited, the 4X4 with CVT after 42K miles. Averaging about 24.5 mpg with my commute to work. Only issue I've had was a check engine light a few months back that the dealer took care of at no charge. I'd get another one in a moment.
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post #6 of 8 Old 02-22-2009, 02:00 PM
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" Anyone have any major issues with them? "

I would like to know as well.
My wife wants one.
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post #7 of 8 Old 02-22-2009, 02:58 PM
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Not really, nothing consistant, just some isolated things here and there. Answered here, too: http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f98/general-questions-about-compass-678852/ Many were fixed by TSB's.

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post #8 of 8 Old 02-23-2009, 05:09 PM
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Wife has one and she likes it. She misses her grand cherokee limited but likes her compass for what it is. Its a great for its size. Great in the New Hampshire snow and the summer. Gets great MPGs as well.
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