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Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   05-23-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,360
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
You can put larger wheels & Tires on as long as...

You can put larger wheels & Tires on as long as they physically fit. Depending on the size your speedometer may read slightly slower than what the vehicle is actually travelling. No harm in doing...
Forum: Jeep Compass General Discussion   04-03-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,059
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Mine was, "I didn't know you could put a winch on...

Mine was, "I didn't know you could put a winch on a grand cherokee" =)
Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   03-14-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 45,227
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
225/70's will work, maybe a small amount of rub...

225/70's will work, maybe a small amount of rub 225/75's won't work they are too large
Forum: Jeep Compass Modifications   03-04-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,018
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Its next to impossible, you can do the suspension...

Its next to impossible, you can do the suspension parts but really its better to go aftermarket.

Monroe makes nice Sensatrac Struts, pair those with FDII OEM springs

The drivetrain is the most...
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   02-14-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,159
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Buying a new vehicle and expecting it to...

Buying a new vehicle and expecting it to appreciate......or not depreciate at a warp speed down is a pipe dream.

I guess if you are looking to trade after a year or two it could matter I tend to...
Forum: Jeep Compass Modifications   02-05-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,745
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Not really a how to, they just go in to place...

Not really a how to, they just go in to place with a bit of cutting and trimming on the new housings you also have to wire up the plugs to work with the factory harness
Forum: Jeep Compass General Discussion   02-03-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,455
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
BFG KO2 225/65/17 will fit with no issues and...

BFG KO2 225/65/17 will fit with no issues and will be cheaper since you don't have to buy wheels
Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   01-31-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,891
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Cooper AT3 Firestone Destination AT BFG K02 ...

Cooper AT3
Firestone Destination AT
BFG K02
Kuhmo AT51

Will need to know the size you are planning to run that will dictate what tire you can choose
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   01-28-2018, 03:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,680
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
A simple plug and play harness is all I needed to...

A simple plug and play harness is all I needed to work with my compass, the same harness also works perfect in my new Cherokee as well
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   01-26-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,680
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
If you are looking for LED headlights...

If you are looking for LED headlights www.gtrlighting.com

They are expensive but high quality and work well.
Forum: Jeep Compass News, Rumors and Updates   01-24-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,897
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
a 3500lb boat towed with my 2012 FDII only...

a 3500lb boat towed with my 2012 FDII only 120kms, yes massively over weight for the vehicle (thankfully tongue weight was only around 200lbs) Basically sat around 4000rpm's give or take 500rpms or...
Forum: Jeep Compass News, Rumors and Updates   01-23-2018, 04:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,897
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Well, lets take a look at some numbers New...

Well, lets take a look at some numbers

New 2L turbo has 295 FT/lbs Tq at 3000rpm

Your "reliable" 2.4L has 175 FT/lbs TQ at 3900rpm

Most (not all) turbo 4's have their torque come on at lower...
Forum: Jeep Compass News, Rumors and Updates   01-22-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,897
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
The towing capacity of the Turbo isn't going to...

The towing capacity of the Turbo isn't going to be any less than the V6, 1 less HP and 56 more torque........3.0L ecodiesel is turbo'd same with the 2.7 and 3.5L ecoboost in f150's and they are...
Forum: Jeep Compass News, Rumors and Updates   01-19-2018, 03:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,897
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
I can't believe everyone's resistance to the new...

I can't believe everyone's resistance to the new turbo engine. 1 less hp and 56ft/lbs more torque than the V6. If the engine wasn't reliable do you think FCA would release it. I haven't heard any...
Forum: Jeep Compass News, Rumors and Updates   01-18-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,897
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Question how is the road noise on the new compass...

Question how is the road noise on the new compass vs the cherokee as well can you hear the engine noise as much, I still haven't had the chance to drive one of the new compass'
Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   01-11-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,384
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
I no longer have my Compass, but have a 2016...

I no longer have my Compass, but have a 2016 Cherokee Trailhawk
Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   01-09-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,384
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Another option you have is to pick up a set of...

Another option you have is to pick up a set of Cherokee Trailhawk wheels, they have the same bolt pattern and hub size, they are 17x7.5 and they have an offset of 31mm, vs the factory 45mm so that...
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   01-08-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,920
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
What are your factory bulbs. ...

What are your factory bulbs. www.gtrlighting.com makes very good led conversions with just the bulbs
Forum: Wheels and Tires Discussion   01-07-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,384
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
The high offset 45mm really limited the size of...

The high offset 45mm really limited the size of tires you can put on without wheel spacers.

225/70/17 might fit but if you wanted bigger tires best to goto a shop and do a test fit
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   01-07-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 758
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Look in your owners manual, and locate the...

Look in your owners manual, and locate the 4x4/AWD fuse, pull that (it will force the vehicle into FWD only, that way you can isolate whether or not its related to the rear axle engagement
Forum: Repairs - Electrical problems and questions   12-12-2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,158
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
TO be 100% honest, there is hardly any difference...

TO be 100% honest, there is hardly any difference between 4x4 lock and the non locked mode on very slippery roads, the system is smart enough to engage the rear end when necessary
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   12-12-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,702
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
I get the dislike for manual transmissions...

I get the dislike for manual transmissions however for offroad type adventures the trailhawk should be used, the 9 speed isn't all the bad (just gets lots of bad press) its higher first gear really...
Forum: 2nd Gen Jeep Compass Forum General Discussion   12-04-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 780
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
I"ve been saying this for years, no low range and...

I"ve been saying this for years, no low range and the brake lock differentials eat all the power up from the little engine, the previous FDII models which are basically identical to the new...
Forum: Jeep Compass General Discussion   11-28-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,193
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
What brand of LED headlights

What brand of LED headlights
Forum: Jeep Compass General Discussion   11-25-2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,186
Posted By Tyler-98-W68
Says they aren't canbus compatible so you would...

Says they aren't canbus compatible so you would need a resistor harness. These are awful expensive if you are going to spend that kind of money go with he GTR kit as they are proven to have very...
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