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Unread 07-23-2012, 11:39 AM   #1
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Help me find me a Drivers side Tail Light? Anyone have one?

I'm looking for a 2012 Jeep Compass latitude "Altitude" edition tail light that isn't 350$ from the jeep dealer, I can do the work myself just can't find a drive side taillight assembly. Anyone want to take a quick look and see if you get anything different or have a wrecked compass as doubtful as that sounds seeings they are still new that i can buy it off of you. Ty

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Unread 07-23-2012, 03:46 PM   #2
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Don't know if it helps you or not but i don't believe the Altitude editions have different taillights then all the others. I believe the tails are the same no matter what package. I know the tails on my 2012 compass altitude are the same as the sport model that was on the lot.
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Unread 07-23-2012, 05:11 PM   #3
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Do you mean Latitude? I don't see a Altitude in my database. List price on a Latitude taillamp assy is $297. Perhaps the dealer is marking up the list price? You may want to shop around. 2011-2013 are all the same fitment. There are some used ones on www.car-part.com for $100-$150.
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Unread 07-23-2012, 06:19 PM   #4
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Since the 2012 Compass is identical to the cherokee except smaller what does everyone thing about making a match?
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Unread 07-23-2012, 06:36 PM   #5
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Since the 2012 Compass is identical to the cherokee except smaller what does everyone thing about making a match?
nvm wouldn't work, i couldn't even make it work, can usually fab a couple of things up but not that
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Unread 07-24-2012, 09:58 AM   #6
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Check this link, might help: http://www.nextag.com/tail-light-jee...ss/stores-html

Good luck!
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Unread 07-24-2012, 02:45 PM   #7
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I'm looking for a 2012 Jeep Compass latitude "Altitude" edition tail light that isn't 350$ from the jeep dealer, I can do the work myself just can't find a drive side taillight assembly. Anyone want to take a quick look and see if you get anything different or have a wrecked compass as doubtful as that sounds seeings they are still new that i can buy it off of you. Ty
The tail lights should all be the same regardless of what trim level you have. Try E-Bay. Lots of tiems they have very good deals on lights and lenses. I am pretty sure that 2011 is the same lamp as well.

According to Jeep these are the only differences on the Altitude vs a standard Latitude...

Includes everything on Latitude, Plus:
Black gloss grille surround
Gloss Black headlamp bezel
Gloss Black roof rails
Gloss Black step pad
18" Gloss Black wheels
Power heated mirrors
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