2012 Jeep Compass Top Comparisons

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2012 Jeep CompassReview
Barbara writes:
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I bought this car new for $23,000, and expected it to be a good value, but it was not. The heat seat stopped working after a few years. When it rained, the passenger floor was always wet. The bumpers crack if you slightly bump into something. If you put the back windows down, the wind noise in the front seat area is not bearable.There is no back-up camera, or gps.

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2012 Jeep CompassReview
Colleen writes:
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Love the jeep compass limited edition wish it had a sun roof but love it

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2012 Jeep CompassReview
arcell writes:
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Good car and company they’re really good people no presser form the dealers they’re great

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2012 Jeep CompassReview
Morrie2018 writes:
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Great everything I was looking for and more. Great value for all that comes with the vehicle. Nothing tat I can see. One thing I realize with Jeep products, you really cant compare it to other models.

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2012 Jeep Compass Latitude 4WDReview
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It"s A Jeep Thing — Went from a GMC ENVOY XL to this with not as many options. it was a shock in the size department but it is my first new car. It how ever my 3rd jeep and have always loved how they handle in upstate New York

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: it's a jeep!!! Handles great in the snow

Cons: Just too small when going to a single car for the family

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2012 Jeep Compass LatitudeReview
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Fun, Rugged, Yet Practical — I bought this car a week ago with only 15 miles on it. I'm looking forward to putting 100K or more on it! It will be perfect for road trips and hauling stuff around town. I love the unique Onyx Green color!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Fun to drive, great color.

Cons: I miss my bluetooth and auto-up windows.

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2012 Jeep Compass Latitude 4WD Review
Doug says:
vs2012 Dodge Caliber SE FWD
2012 Jeep Compass Latitude 4WD winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Power Ranked 2012 Dodge Caliber SE FWD better.
"Caliber felt like a lighter vehicle that was easier for the small 4-cylinder engine to handle."
Family Car Ranked 2012 Dodge Caliber SE FWD better.
"Overall, my Caliber was a very honest, very reliable, very economical, and very unpretentious vehicle. It never left me wishing I had FWD under regular driving conditions and, on the few occasions I drove it on unpaved roads or other mild off-road conditions it performed capably. Even though it was the base model it met every need I had for a durable, comfortable, economical daily driver."
2012 Jeep Compass Review
Jose says:
vs2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion AWD with Sunroof and Navigation
2012 Jeep Compass winning categories:
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Power Ranked 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion AWD with Sunroof and Navigation better.
"Turbo"
Value Ranked 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion AWD with Sunroof and Navigation better.
"Navigation"
2012 Jeep Compass Limited Review
Guru17SD3 says:
vs2016 Chevrolet Spark LS FWD
2012 Jeep Compass Limited winning categories:
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  • Handling
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Power Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Spark LS FWD better.
"It was just made that way ."
Back Seats Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Spark LS FWD worse.
"Same as the power. "
2012 Jeep Compass Review
audrey says:
Nice truck but prefer terrian
vs2012 GMC Terrain SLE1
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Reviews From Other Years

2021 Jeep Compass Reviews

Review By Guru9TYYJQ

I had a 2016 Jeep Compass and after test driving the 2021 Trail Hawk edition I had to have one! Jeep has made some major improvements. First of all it rides much better. I can’t say it doesn’t ride li... Read More

2020 Jeep Compass Reviews

Review By Ms.

Just a great car for me and my little family! Read More

Review By Dalyn

A Really good Jeep gas good but I just don’t like that the Car battery is under passenger seat I have serious concerns about it.. I’m all about safety Read More

2019 Jeep Compass Reviews

Review By m_Summer

The features were very basic, way less than what you would expect for a 2019 vehicle. There’s no navigation, the seats have to be manually adjusted, the dashboard is very lack luster, the display is o... Read More

Review By Guru9XMH32

Yea live my new car features are good for what i need Read More

2018 Jeep Compass Reviews

Review By Guru9XCQVT

Very good car so nice thank you very much Read More

Review By tdjhancock

Had a pretty big blind spot. Drove smooth though.Wish it had blind spot indicators. I think its slightly overpriced. Read More

2017 Jeep Compass Reviews

Review By Gordon

Full disclosure, this is only based on a test drive. Nice creature comforts for the price, and like the uConnect since my other vehicle is a 14 Ram 3500. Engine is underpowered, and the gears are t... Read More

Review By Gerry

Nice car with smooth riding. An breaks are very good. Read More

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