Available Hill Descent Control helps monitor throttle, speed and braking on Compass when you need it most, while Hill Start Assist keeps brakes applied for a short time after you've removed your foot from the brake to give you time to accelerate. And for exceptional handling, Compass also has a four-wheel independent suspension with MacPherson strut front and a multilink rear.
This system takes Freedom Drive I™ and adds a selectable locking Off-Road mode with Hill Descent Control along with grade-sensing features and a boost to the crawl ratio. When not in low-speed Off-Road LOCK mode, torque is adjusted on demand for added response and efficiency. This system’s capability and control handles difficult road situations both on- and off-road, including deep snow, mud and up to 19 inches of water. Included with Freedom Drive II® Off-Road Group.
Being prepared can make all the difference. For added all-weather capability on Compass 4x4, choose the available All-Weather Capability Group.
The Compass offers standard projector-style halogen fog lamps to light the path ahead.
Possessing an outstanding blend of capability and style, the Compass combines Jeep® brand all-weather strength with a bold, muscular profile and refined details. Classic exterior styling featuring the iconic Jeep seven-slot grille with chrome surrounds, exterior heated folding mirrors and more make Compass an inspiringly eye-catching vehicle. Feature Availability
Available body-color mirrors add style, while the standard acoustic windshield helps keep the interior quiet.
The 2016 Jeep® Compass comes standard with seating for up to five passengers. Compass features a spacious interior with soft-touch points for added comfort. Handsome chrome accents along with an available stitched leather-wrapped steering wheel demonstrate the vehicle’s renowned workmanship.
Compass boasts an upscale interior featuring contemporary fabrics, stylish accent stitching, cluster overlay/graphics, satin chrome accents, a distinctive instrument panel, a decorative appliqué with "Compass" badge and premium soft-touch materials on the center armrest and door armrests for added comfort.
Head out in the right direction thanks to the advanced available Radio 430N with Navigation by Garmin®. It features the Garmin intuitive user interface and Navigation.
Compass is available with two powerful flip-down liftgate speakers that let you take your music outdoors to enjoy, with premium quality sound. When the rear hatch is open, the speaker unit can swing down to project music for the surrounding outside world to hear. A nine-speaker Boston Acoustics® 368-watt sound system with subwoofer is also available.
A Sentry Key® antitheft engine immobilizer makes it virtually impossible for anyone without a valid key to drive your vehicle. Plus, the available remote keyless/illuminated entry system lets you lock or unlock doors from up to 50 feet away and is also available with a remote start system.
Compass is equipped with a number of standard and available active safety and security features designed to help you stay out of harm's way. Electronic Stability Control senses over-steer or under-steer and then automatically applies brakes and throttle to help put you back on track.
The available ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera allows you to see an on-screen rearview video image of the surroundings behind your Compass, whenever the shift lever is put into reverse. The image will be displayed on the Uconnect® Touchscreen.