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Jeep Compass Problems

Do you need Expert help on checking the transmission fluid? Are the brakes on a Jeep Compass making noises? Do you need troubleshooting tips on error codes? If you need to learn more about Jeep Compass repair, you can contact a professional. Read below where Experts have answered questions on basic Jeep Compass troubleshooting issues.

How to check the transmission fluid in a 2007 Jeep Compass Sport?

To check the transmission fluid on a Jeep Compass use a special dipstick that can be purchased from a dealer. You will also require a scan tool that will help determine the correct levels and temperature of the fluid. Once the temperature is determined refer to the chart to check is the fluid level is at the correct level as per the temperature.

What is the procedure to remove the original battery from a 2007 Jeep Compass?

To remove the battery you need to remove the two retaining clips and remove the air cleaner fresh air duct. You then have to disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable and the positive cable. Loosen the bolt and the retainer that holds the battery down to the tray. After doing this you need to lift the battery out of the battery tray and remove it from the vehicle. You then need to remove the thermal guard from the battery.

How to diagnose an emissions EVAP leak on a Jeep Compass?

The most common way to diagnose an emission EVAP leak is to install a diagnostic smoke machine and smoke system to check for a leak. There are a number of components that can cause a leak from the EVAP lines. You could reset the code by resetting the computer but first disconnect the negative battery cable. Then drive the vehicle around and check to see if the code returns. Think about installing a Mopar gas cap and reset the computer by disconnecting the negative battery cable and then test-drive to see if the light stays off. If it doesn’t then you need to take it to the dealer.

What could be causing the 2007 Jeep Compass headlights to only work on high beam?

The 2007 Jeep Compass headlights are controlled by the Totally Integrated Power Module, TIPM. The TIPM is a box that is located under the hood and holds all the fuses. Try disconnecting both the battery cables and hold the ends together for two minutes. Reconnect them to the battery and check the lights again. This usually helps to reboot the TIPM and the lights start working again.

If this does not work then you need to check the wiring between the TIPM and inspect it for damage or corrosion. If there is no problem with the wiring then there may be some internal TIPM failure and you may have to replace it.

If you want your Jeep Compass to perform well you need to ensure that you follow a regular maintenance schedule. If you want to learn more about Jeep Compass recalls, problems and part replacement you should contact an Expert.
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