Jeep India has issued an official recall for its Compass diesel SUVs manufactured between December 18, 2017 to November 18, 2018. The recall has been issued so as to conduct a software program replace required for the affected car's PCM (Powertrain management module). In keeping with FCA India, "This motion is to appropriate product variations which will trigger sure automobiles to exceed the regulatory threshold for Particulate matter emissions."
This recall has affected 11,002 Jeep Compass diesel 2WD fashions in whole. House owners of the affected automobiles will probably be contacted by Jeep India sellers so as to get the software program replace carried out by way of an appointment at their native Jeep approved workshops. The corporate additional says that this software program refresh "takes round 15 minutes and isn’t a security recall." This recall doesn’t have an effect on Jeep Compass petrol or Jeep Compass diesel 4WD fashions manufactured inside the similar interval.
Jeep India at the moment sells the Compass, Grand Cherokee and the Wrangler SUVs in India. The corporate will introduce the rugged Compass Trailhawk variant outfitted with a diesel-automatic configuration and extra off-road bits within the coming months.