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How to Decide on the Right Compass for Your Car
Compasses are useful tools for navigating through new areas, traveling, or just making sure that you’re headed in the right direction. A directional compass in your car can be a really...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Jeep Compass
The 2012 Jeep Compass has had lots of improvements in the 2011 model, which include available four-wheel drive (4WD) and front-wheel drive models (FWD). Since those upgrades, the Compass provides good connectivity to...

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I just had a new alternator belt put in now I here a very loud rattling nose , what could it be? It gets louder when I excelerat
Hi there. If this happened right after the belt was installed then it probably has something to do with that installation. However, there is the possibility of a simple coincidence; things can happen and parts do fail. I would have...
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Looks like an oil pan leak
Hello, What you are describing sounds like you may have caused some damage to the oil pan when running over the log. Since the oil pan is one of the most vulnerable parts of the motor at the very bottom...
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Hello, I have a 2012 jeep compass with engine noise. I inspected it, and it looks to be coming from a pulley. The Crankshaft pulle
There should be no appreciable run-out on the crank pulley and if a physical inspection of the harmonic balancer reveals damage such as a broken, cracked or separated rubber bond, the balancer should be replaced. If you do have a...
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I just changed my rear pads and rotora, now I have a grinding noise in reverse only.
You need to first remove the tires again and verify you put the pads in correct with back plate of pads facing out and make sure the thin dust shield is not rubbing the rotors. Also make sure the pad...
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Whining noise when I hit a certain RPM? Jerks while driving?
The problem sounds like the transmission is not shifting. This can be caused by several possible causes. You will need to have the computer tested for stored codes to see if it points to the transmission or other possible problems....
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Car won't start. ETC light comes on. Jeep compass 2013
ETC pertains to the electronic throttle control system. It is possible that a fault exists in the ETC system and so the first thing to do is check for stored diagnostic trouble codes. Be sure you have a fully charged...
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how much would it cost to replace control arm on both driver and passenger side?
Hi there. Although our mobile mechanics can typically replace steering / suspension components, we are not able to complete suspension alignments. Since it's highly recommended to have this service completed at the same location and before driving the vehicle, I...
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ESP light stays on dash
Hi There, This is something that usually requires the steering angle sensor to be re-calibrated or replaced. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to have this done. As you may know, the steering angle...
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The seatbelt icon shows up on my thingy and it beeps when someone sits in the front passenger seat what does that mean
Since your vehicle is so new and low mileage I would recommend you have a mechanic check it out. There has been so many different issues with air bags and systems on these vehicles and recommend a dealer checks the...
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cv axle fell off. RF side. Lower control arm, tierod, and all else ok. 2014 jeep compass 4WD With 6f24 (6speed) trans.
There is a steel snap ring that fits in a grove on the transmission end of the axle. The snap ring is designed to retain the axle within the transmission. If the snap ring has broken, or otherwise come off,...
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Jeep Compass slow turn bogging down issue, TC/ABS/ESP/4WD.
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like it may be related to a faulty transmission control module or potentially a bad transmission speed sensor. The speed sensor reads the rotational speed of the reluctor wheel, located within the transmission....
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Firing order from the front of the engine.
The location of the ignition coil for the 3rd cylinder is the 3rd cylinder back from the front of the engine where the belts are. From viewing the engine from the front of the vehicle, the 3rd cylinder will be...
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2011 Jeep Compass Limited does not start as previous had put in a new crank position sensor and was fine for a little while but re
If the check engine light is on, a check engine light diagnostic, performed by a certified mechanic from YourMechanic, will resolve any codes that are currently being reported that could be the cause of the no start condition (obviously, you...
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Key for switch
Hello, Yes, even with the remote starter capability, you can also use the key in the ignition as normal as well. The remote starting feature is just an added convenience, but it not the only method to start the vehicle....
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Can a malfunctioning throttle body cause tranny to overheat?
If the malfunction causes the transmission to be stuck in low gear, at high RPM, it might contribute to transmission overheating; otherwise, no. If you believe the transmission has overheated, thus necessitating replacement of the fluid, you can request transmission...
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Car check engine light went off while on the highway. Halfway home I got a ref light and engine just shut off. Car no longer goes
Hi there. When the check engine light comes on, it's due to a mechanical or electrical fault that is detected by a sensor and triggered by the ECU of the car. If your check engine light is on and the...
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my car over heated and slowly deceased in mph. I pulled over to the side of the road and continued after it cooled down. What shou
It is possible that you have a coolant leak. I would recommend checking the coolant level and top off as needed. I would recommend continuing to pull over as needed if tje vehicle is over heating until you can have...
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Click noise when I try to start my jeep
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely having issues with the battery cables or the ground connection. With that being said, the battery terminals and the cables both need to be clean, dry, and tight. Double check...
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Mechanics replaced water pump but did not replace the thermostat. Engine overheated and blew the head gasket? 2010 Jeep Compass
Hello - this is a judgement call. It is common practice, but not a "standard", to replace the thermostat when replacing the water pump. This is mainly due to access to both easily when replacing either one, and the relatively...
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My 2010 jeep compass is burning alot of gas...can u tell me what it is....the engine light not on
There are a number of things that can cause poor fuel mileage. A faulty camshaft position sensor is one of them. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and fuel injection...

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