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Model Year 2017 2017 2017 2017
Model Compass Compass Patriot Patriot
Trim Sport Latitude Sport Latitude
Engines (show)  
2.0L I4
DOHC-4v
158 hp@6400
141 lb-ft@5000
2.4L I4
DOHC-4v
172 hp@6000
165 lb-ft@4400
Transmissions (show)  
5-speed manual  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic
CVT
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT
Drivetrains (show)  
FWD
AWD
AWD w/low range
Tires (show)  
205/70R16 tires
215/60R17 tires
215/55R18 tires    
215/65R17 tires
Audio Systems (show)  
Unbranded, 4 speakers
Boston Acoustics, 458W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)    
Accessories (show)  
AC power outletPowers devices with a regular home electrical outlet. Limited wattage: forget about using it to power a blow drier.    
Ashtray and lighter (optional)Only listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.
Cruise control
Power front side windowsOften must be ordered with power rear side windows, if these are available.
Power locks
Power rear side windows
Remote keyless entryUnlock and lock the car using buttons on the keyfob.
Remote startStart the car using a button on the keyfob. Interior can be a comfortable temperature as soon as you get in.
Tilt steering wheel, manual
Universal garage door openerHomelink.    
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety (show)  
4-wheel disc brakesRear disc brakes.  
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seatsIf active, automatically move forward when the vehicle is rear-ended. Note: becoming less common.
AlarmOnly listed when pricing a single model because insufficient data for all cars.    
Antilock brakes (ABS)Automatically pulse the brakes in hard stops to prevent wheels from locking up, making it possible to brake and steer at the same time.
Brake assistWhen a panic stop is sensed, fully applies the brakes.
Daytime running lights (optional)Only listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.
Front airbagsMandatory, in all cars.
Full-size spare tire
Hill descent controlSelectively applies the brakes to maintain a slow, steady descent on off-road downhill slopes.
Hill start assistApplies the brakes to hold the vehicle in place on an incline. Incomplete data, so only displayed when pricing a single vehicle.
Rearview cameraRearview camera connected to display screen on the instrument panel. Often requires navigation system.
Rollover sensorDeploys extended duration side curtain airbags when the vehicle rolls over. Usually included on tall vehicles. Rare on others.
Side curtain airbagsAirbags contained just above the window level. Except in cars without a rear seat usually cover first and second row.
Stability controlSelectively applies the brakes to prevent excessive understeer or oversteer (spinning).
Temporary spare tire        
Tire-pressure monitorTwo types: a warning light when a tire is low on air and a pressure readout for each tire.
Traction controlWhen a drive wheel slips, it is braked and/or engine power is reduced, restoring traction.
Cargo Management (show)  
Cargo cover
Cargo mat    
Console with shifter
Roof rack crossbarsRequires roof rails. Together constitute a roof rack.      
Roof railsNo crossbars.
Storage beneath cargo floorLarge storage area beneath the load floor, often compartmentalized.
Trailering equipment (4 wire)Includes four-wire harness, limited to relatively small trailers.
Climate Control and Infotainment (show)  
Air conditioning
Articulating liftgate speakersSpeakers swing down from raised liftgate, for use with vehicle parked.    
Audio controls on steering wheel
Automatic climate control, frontMaintains set temperature in front row. Requires air conditioning and does not include its value.    
Aux inputJack for an iPod or similar device. No value because of incomplete data. Will soon be standard on nearly every car.
Bluetooth audio streamingUses Bluetooth rather than a cable to integrate audio device. Requires compatible audio device and/or phone.
Bluetooth cell phone linkEnables hands-free communication by wirelessly connecting a cell phone to a microphone and the vehicle's stereo speakers.
CD changer, in-dashIncludes CD player.    
CD player    
DVD-compatible playerAudio system capable of playing DVDs on a front-row screen. Inoperative when the vehicle is moving. No value because of incomplete data.
Interior air filterFilters exterior air before it enters the passenger compartment. No default value because most cars have them, even in cases where they're not in the official list of features.    
Media driveBuilt-in drive with at least 10 GB of storage for MP3 and other audio files.
MP3-compatible playerAudio system capable of playing discs with MP3 files.
Navigation systemScreen-based navigation system.    
Rear defrost
Rear heat ductsDucts under front seats direct heated air to the second row.
Rear wiper
Satellite radio - one year subscriptionXM or Sirius with one-year subscription.
Traffic + travel informationInformation about traffic plus weather, gas prices, sports news, and/or movie times. Monthly fee after first 3-12 months.    
USB portOften permits an iPod or phone to be integrated into the vehicle's entertainment system and controls.
Variable intermittent wipersTime between wipes can be precisely adjusted.
Voice control for external devicesPhone or other device operated via the vehicle's voice command system. Requires a compatible device--all aren't supported.
Exterior (show)  
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)Protective cladding extending partly onto the doors.
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)Chrome or polished metal exhaust tip.  
Deep-tinted rear windows  
Rear bumper protector
Rear spoilerCan be small lip spoiler or a larger raised spoiler.    
Skid platesPrevent underbody damage when off-roading.
Special exterior trimOnly listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.    
Sunroof
Tow hook(s), frontUsed to connect the vehicle with another, so one of them can tow the other out of the mud.
Tow hook(s), rearUsed to connect the vehicle with another, so one of them can tow the other out of the mud.
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors (show)  
Auto-dimming rearview mirrorInterior rearview mirror automatically dims when hit by headlights of following vehicle.
Automatic headlightsHeadlights automatically turn on and off. Includes value of automatic-off headlights.
CompassWe haven't given this feature a value because it's hard to tell which cars have it.    
Fog lightsLight wide area close in front of the vehicle.
Heated mirrorsClears ice and fog from mirrors.
Manual remote mirrors        
Map lightsFront row reading lights.
Outside temperature display
Perimeter approach lightingArea around the vehicle is illuminated when the vehicle is remotely unlocked.    
Power mirrorsIncludes value of manual remote mirrors.
TachometerReports engine speed.
Trip computerReports average fuel economy, and perhaps also instantaneous fuel economy, distance to empty, average speed, and other stats.    
Visor mirror, driver
Visor mirror, passenger
Powertrain (show)  
Engine-block heaterPlugs into electrical outlet to warm up the engine. Facilitates starting in extreme cold.
Lockable center differentialThe center differential can be manually locked using a button. Only for use at low speeds on loose surfaces. Engaging low range (where available) usually locks the center differential automatically.
Oil coolerOnly listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.
Seats and Interior Trim (show)  
Front buckets
Second-row 2-section 3-person split bench
All-weather floor matsAll-weather floormats.
Center armrest(s), front row
Floor mats
Folding passenger seatFor carrying long items. Possibly also useful as a work surface.    
Folding second row seatsSeat folds to enlarge cargo area. Unless the seat is also removable, it usually folds flat or nearly flat.
Heated front seats
Leather seating surfacesSeating surfaces are trimmed in leather; other upholstery tends to be leatherette.    
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Manual height adjuster, driver seat    
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seatManually adjustable lower back support.    
Manual recliner, second row seats    
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat    
Power height adjuster, driver seat    
Power tilt adjuster, driver seatPower tilting seat cushion; can take the form of a second height adjustment.    
Special interior trimOnly listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.    
Two-tone upholstery (optional)Only listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.      
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires (show)  
All-terrain tiresOnly listed when pricing a single model because insufficient data for all cars.
Alloy wheels    
Alloy wheels, optional designSame value as regular alloy wheels because no way to compare across models.    
Chrome-clad alloy wheelsAlloy wheels with a chromed plastic veneer. Replace and include value of regular alloy wheels.      
Wheels, dark finish      
White-letter tiresThe letters on the tire sidewalls are white rather than black.

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Option Package Contents

75th Anniversary Edition

Features
Sunroof
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Remote start
Special exterior trim
Special interior trim
Audio controls on steering wheel
215/55R18 tires

Power Value Group

Features
Heated mirrors
Power front side windows
Power locks
Automatic headlights
Power rear side windows
Power mirrors

All-Weather Capability Group

Features
Daytime running lights (optional)

Off-Road Group

Features
Oil cooler
Skid plates
Full-size spare tire
Hill start assist
Hill descent control
Hill descent control
Manual height adjuster, driver seat

Media Center 430

Features
Media drive
DVD-compatible player

Sport SE Package

Features
Heated front seats
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)

Premium Sound Group

Features
Articulating liftgate speakers
Boston Acoustics, 458W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)

High Altitude Edition

Features
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat
Power height adjuster, driver seat
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat
Alloy wheels, optional design
Remote start
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)
Leather seating surfaces

Security and Cargo Convenience Group

Features
Trip computer
Compass
Alarm
Universal garage door opener

All-Weather Capability Group

Features
Daytime running lights (optional)

Off-Road Group

Features
Oil cooler
Skid plates
Full-size spare tire
Hill start assist
Hill descent control
Hill descent control
Manual height adjuster, driver seat

Media Center 430

Features
Media drive
DVD-compatible player

Media Center 430N

Features
Traffic + travel information
Navigation system

Sun and Sound Group

Features
Sunroof

Sport SE Package

Features
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)
Heated front seats
215/60R17 tires

Power Value Group

Features
Heated mirrors
Power front side windows
Power locks
Remote keyless entry
Automatic headlights
Power rear side windows
Power mirrors

75th Anniversary Edition

Features
Remote start
Special interior trim
Sunroof

All-Weather Capability Group

Features
Daytime running lights (optional)

Trailer Tow Prep. Group

Features
Oil cooler
Full-size spare tire
Trailering equipment (4 wire)

Off-Road Group

Features
Interior air filter
Skid plates
Hill start assist
Hill descent control
Manual height adjuster, driver seat

Media Center 430

Features
Media drive
DVD-compatible player

Sport SE Package

Features
Tow hook(s), front
White-letter tires
All-terrain tires

Pop root

Features
Tow hook(s), front
Tow hook(s), rear
All-weather floor mats
White-letter tires
All-terrain tires
215/65R17 tires

Pop root

Features
Tow hook(s), front
Tow hook(s), rear
All-weather floor mats
White-letter tires
All-terrain tires
215/65R17 tires

Premium Sound Group

Features
Articulating liftgate speakers
Boston Acoustics, 458W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)

High Altitude Edition

Features
Sunroof
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat
Power height adjuster, driver seat
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat
Alloy wheels, optional design
Remote start
Leather seating surfaces

Security and Cargo Convenience Group

Features
Trip computer
Roof rack crossbars
Compass
Alarm
Universal garage door opener

All-Weather Capability Group

Features
Daytime running lights (optional)

Trailer Tow Prep. Group

Features
Oil cooler
Full-size spare tire
Trailering equipment (4 wire)

Off-Road Group

Features
Interior air filter
Skid plates
Hill start assist
Hill descent control
Manual height adjuster, driver seat

Media Center 430

Features
Media drive
DVD-compatible player

Media Center 430N

Features
Traffic + travel information
Navigation system
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