Jeep's first car-based SUV, based on the Dodge Caliber, comes up short in several areas. Pronounced engine and road noise, lack of agility, as well as poor interior fit and finish plague it. However, the smooth continuously variable transmission (CVT) helps Compass get good fuel economy, the ride is decent and the interior has some unusual features.
In most cases, automotive warranties are based on the vehicle identification number (VIN), and the warranty will be valid regardless of ownership. The dealership can tell you exactly how much warranty is left.Read more about extended warranties