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2010 Jeep Compass Limited SUV

2010 Jeep Compass Review

(2 Stars)  No real sport or utility

Reviewed by Automobile Magazine on

Overview
The Jeep Compass is one of the smaller and sleek designed 4WD vehicles from Jeep. This model can almost fit into the crossover category with its high fuel economy and well equipped interior that is ready for long rides. The Jeep compass offers a 29 MPG rating on the highway and does not have the same boxy rugged look that you would expect from Jeep, this model has a much smoother and more aerodynamic look. Starting at only $15,365 the Jeep Compass is also one of the most economically priced Jeeps. The Compass was not built to be the biggest or toughest Jeep on the market, but to be a more fun entry level vehicle.

The small four cylinder engine that comes on the Compass shows that it was not really intended for any major off road driving, but it does offer a 4WD transmission for those who want to give it a try. The interior of the Compass is considered to be lacking too. There are many interior parts that are made of hard plastic and are far from high quality craftsmanship, but these same inadequacies are found in higher end models like the Liberty and Patriot.

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2010 Compass Limited Sport Utility Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 2.4L in-line four-cylinder DOHC with variable valve timing
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 23 MPG city, 28 MPG highway, 25 MPG combined and 340 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
13.6gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 172 hp @ 6,000 rpm; 165 ft lb of torque @ 4,400 rpm

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'10 Jeep Limited SUV Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
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Four Wheel ABS
  Convenience  
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Cruise Control
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Keyless Entry
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Power Locks
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Power Outlet(s)
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Power Windows
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Steering Wheel Tilt
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Vehicle Information Center
  Exterior  
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Privacy Glass
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Roof Rail
  Interior  
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Cup Holders
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Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  Safety  
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Auto Day/Night Mirror
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Brake Assist
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Driver Air Bag
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Engine Immobilizer
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Front Fog Lights
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Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
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Head/Curtain Airbag
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Heated Outside Mirrors
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Passenger Air Bag
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Rear Airbag
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Rear Curtain Airbag
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Stability Control
  Seats  
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Folding Rear Seat
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Heated Front Seats
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Leather Seats
  Sound and Entertainment  
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Compact Disc Changer
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Compact Disc MP3 Capable
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DVD Entertainment
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Satellite Radio
  Technology  
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Homelink Universal Transmitter
  Tires and Wheels  
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Alloy Wheels
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