2012 Jeep Compass Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    13V233000
    Recall Date
    06/04/2013
    Component
    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
    Summary

    CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2012 JEEP COMPASS AND PATRIOT VEHICLES MANUFACTURED MAY 6, 2008, THROUGH JULY 20, 2012. THE AFFECTED VEHICLES HAVE A SOFTWARE ERROR WHICH MAY RESULT IN A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS AND/OR SIDE AIRBAGS.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF A ROLLOVER NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT, THE SOFTWARE ERROR CAN LEAD TO A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SIDE CURTAIN AIRBAG AND/OR SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS. AS A RESULT, VEHICLE OCCUPANTS HAVE AN INCREASED RISK OF INJURY IN A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL CORRECT THE SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN JULY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL NUMBER IS N01.

  • Recall Number
    13V233000
    Recall Date
    06/04/2013
    Component
    AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
    Summary

    CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2012 JEEP COMPASS AND PATRIOT VEHICLES MANUFACTURED MAY 6, 2008, THROUGH JULY 20, 2012. THE AFFECTED VEHICLES HAVE A SOFTWARE ERROR WHICH MAY RESULT IN A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS AND/OR SIDE AIRBAGS.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF A ROLLOVER NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT, THE SOFTWARE ERROR CAN LEAD TO A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SIDE CURTAIN AIRBAG AND/OR SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS. AS A RESULT, VEHICLE OCCUPANTS HAVE AN INCREASED RISK OF INJURY IN A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL CORRECT THE SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN JULY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL NUMBER IS N01.

  • Recall Number
    13V233000
    Recall Date
    06/04/2013
    Component
    SEAT BELTS
    Summary

    CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010-2012 JEEP COMPASS AND PATRIOT VEHICLES MANUFACTURED MAY 6, 2008, THROUGH JULY 20, 2012. THE AFFECTED VEHICLES HAVE A SOFTWARE ERROR WHICH MAY RESULT IN A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS AND/OR SIDE AIRBAGS.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF A ROLLOVER NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT, THE SOFTWARE ERROR CAN LEAD TO A DELAYED DEPLOYMENT OR NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE SIDE CURTAIN AIRBAG AND/OR SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONERS. AS A RESULT, VEHICLE OCCUPANTS HAVE AN INCREASED RISK OF INJURY IN A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL CORRECT THE SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN JULY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL NUMBER IS N01.

  • Recall Number
    13V120000
    Recall Date
    04/03/2013
    Component
    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    Summary

    Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2012 Jeep Patriot and Compass vehicles manufactured October 18, 2011, through May 7, 2012. Due to an incorrectly manufactured transfer tube, the transfer of fuel from the secondary side to the primary side of the fuel tank may be interrupted, causing the engine to stall.

    Consequence

    If the engine stalls while driving it may increase the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank transfer tube free of charge. An interim letter was mailed to owners on May 30, 2013. Owners were notified by Chrysler on July 19, 2013, that parts are now available. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N17.

  • Recall Number
    12V142000
    Recall Date
    04/03/2012
    Component
    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
    Summary

    CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 JEEP PATRIOT AND COMPASS VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM DECEMBER 17, 2011, THROUGH JANUARY 2, 2012. SOME VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH A FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY CONTAINING A DAMAGED ROLL-OVER VALVE.

    Consequence

    IN THE EVENT OF AN IMPACT OR ROLL-OVER, FUEL LEAKAGE COULD OCCUR, INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    What Owners Should Do

    CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT MAY 25, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

  • Recall Number
    06E026000
    Recall Date
    03/23/2006
    Component
    EXTERIOR LIGHTING
    Summary

    CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

    Consequence

    WITHOUT THE AMBER REFLECTORS, THE VEHICLE WILL BE POORLY ILLUMINATED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

    What Owners Should Do

    PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.