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2011 Jeep Compass Technical Specifications
GENERAL INFORMATION
Body Style Sport-utility vehicle
Assembly Plant Belvidere, Ill.
EPA Vehicle Class Compact SUV
Body Layout Transverse front-engine, front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive
Construction Unitized steel body
ENGINE:
  2.0-LITER DOHC 16-VALVE I-4 WITH DUAL VVT 2.4-LITER DOHC 16-VALVE I-4 WITH DUAL VVT
Availability Standard on Compass and Latitude 4x2 models Standard on Limited models, Compass and Latitude 4x4 models, Available on Compass and Latitude 4x2 models
Type and Description Four-cylinder inline, tuned intake manifold with electronic active charge motion control valves, dual counter-rotating balance shafts Four-cylinder inline, tuned intake manifold with electronic active charge motion control valves dual counter-rotating balance shafts
Displacement 121.9 cu. in. (1998 cu. cm) 144 cu. in. (2360 cu. cm)
Bore x Stroke 3.39 x 3.39 (86 x 86) 3.46 x 3.82 (88 x 97)
Valve System Chain-driven DOHC, 16 valves, electronically controlled dual VVT, direct-acting shimless mechanical bucket tappets Chain-driven DOHC, 16 valves, electronically controlled dual VVT, direct-acting shimless mechanical bucket tappets
Fuel Injection Sequential, multiport, electronic, returnless Sequential, multiport, electronic, returnless
Construction High-pressure die-cast aluminum block with dry iron liners, cast-aluminum cylinder head, cast-aluminum ladder frame, forged steel crankshaft High-pressure die-cast aluminum block with dry iron liners, cast-aluminum cylinder head, cast-aluminum ladder frame, forged steel crankshaft
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 10.5:1
Power (SAE net, estimated) 158 bhp (117 kW) @ 6,400 rpm (79 bhp/liter) 172 bhp (129 kW) @ 6,000 rpm (72 bhp/liter)
Torque (SAE net, estimated) 141 lb.-ft. (191 N•m) @ 5,000 rpm 165 lb.-ft. (224 N•m) @ 4,400 rpm
Maximum Engine Speed 6,750 rpm (electronically limited) 6,500 rpm (electronically limited)
Fuel Requirement Unleaded regular, 87 octane (R+M)/2 Unleaded regular, 87 octane (R+M)/2
Oil Capacity 5.0 qt. (4.7L) SAE 5W/20 5.0 qt. (4.7L) SAE 5W/20
Coolant Capacity 7.2 qt. (6.8L) 7.2 qt. (6.8L)
Emission Controls Single catalytic converter, dual heated oxygen sensors and engine features 0.9 g/mile (0.56 g/km)© Single catalytic converter, FWD, Dual catalytic converter, 4WD Dual heated oxygen sensors and engine features Smog-forming Pollution 0.9 g/mile (0.56 g/km)©
EPA Fuel Economy mpg (City/Hwy) 23/29 — 2WD with five-speed manual transaxle
23/27 — 2WD CVT
23/28 — 2WD with five-speed manual transaxle
21/27 — 2WD with CVT2
22/28 — 4WD with five-speed manual transaxle
21/26 — Freedom Drive I 4WD with CVT2
20/23 — Freedom Drive II 4WD with CVT2L
(c) NMOG + NOX emission limits under ULEV II and Tier 2, Bin 5 emission requirements.
TRANSAXLE
Type MANUAL MAGNA DRIVELINE T355 5-SPEED AUTOMATIC JATCO MODEL CVT2 WITH AUTO STICK AUTOMATIC JATCO MODEL CVT2L
Availability Standard — 2.0L engine
Standard — 2.4L engine
Optional — 2.0L engine
Optional — 2.4L engine
Optional on Compass 4WD with 2.4L engine
Description 5-speed, overdrive, synchronized in all forward ratios, cable-operated, 3-plane shifter Continuously variable ratio, lockup torque converter, electronic controls Continuously variable ratio, lockup torque converter, electronic controls
Gear Ratios
1st 3.77 Forward: 2.349:1 to 0.394:1 continuously variable 2.349:1 to 0.394:1 continuously variable
2nd 2.16 -- --
3rd 1.41 -- --
4th 1.026 -- --
5th 0.72 -- --
Reverse 3.417 1.762:1 1.75:1
Final-drive Ratio 4.12 2.0L 6.12:1; 2.4L 5.798 with 2.4L and Freedom Drive I 8.14 with 2.4L and Freedom Drive II 8.135:1
Overall Top-gear 3.34 2.411; 2.28 with 2.4L and Freedom Drive I;3.21 with 2.4L and Freedom Drive II 3.21:1
Effective Maximum Low-gear Ratio: -- -- 19.11:1
DRIVETRAIN
Front-wheel Drive "Standard; Electronically-controlled coupling (ECC) with four-wheel-drive lock"
Four-wheel Drive Optional; Electronically-controlled Coupling (ECC) with Off-road Four-wheel-drive lock
SUSPENSION
Front Independent MacPherson strut, coil spring over gas-charged shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Rear Multi-link independent with coil springs, link-type stabilizer bar, gas-charged shock absorbers
BRAKES
Availability Standard on 4x2 Sport
Front Size and Type 11.5 x 1.0 in. (294 x 26 mm) vented disc with 2.2 in. (57 mm) single-piston floating caliper
Rear Size and Type 9.0 x 1.38 in. (229 x 35) drums
Swept Area f/r 223.52 sq. in. (1442.12 sq. cm) /78.1 sq. in. (503 sq. cm)
Power-assist Type 10-in. (254-mm) single-diaphragm vacuum
Availability Standard on 4x4 Compass, Latitude and Limited, optional on 4x2 Limited
Front Size and Type 11.5 x 1.0 in. (294 x 26 mm) vented disc with 2.2 in. (57 mm) single-piston floating caliper
Rear Size and Type 10.3 x 0.39 in. (262 x 10) solid disc with 1.4 in. (35 mm) singlepiston floating caliper
Swept Area f/r 223.52 sq. in. (1442.12 sq. cm) / 138.64 sq. in. (894.6 sq. cm)
Power-assist Type 10-in. (254-mm) single-diaphragm vacuum
STEERING
Type Rack-and-pinion with hydraulic power assist
Overall Ratio 16.4:1
Turning Diameter (curb-to-curb) 17-in. wheels and tires — 35.6 ft. (10.8 m)
18-in. wheels and tires — 37.2 ft. (11.3 m)
Steering Turns (lock-to-lock) 17-in. wheels and tires — 2.88
18-in. wheels and tires — 2.76
Dimensions are in inches (millimeters) unless otherwise noted.
NOTE: Information shown is correct at time of publication and is subject to change.

(d) All dimensions measured at curb weight with standard tires.