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 introduced to replace the autos’ PCM (Powertrain Management Module) software program.
In accordance with FCA India, “This motion is to appropriate product variations that will trigger sure autos to exceed the regulatory threshold for particulate matter emissions.” The recall has affected 11,zero02 Compass diesel 2WD fashions, and is not relevant to the petrol or diesel 4WD fashions manufactured in the identical interval.
Homeowners of the affected autos will probably be contacted by Jeep India sellers to repair up an appointment at their native authorised workshops. The corporate has additionally mentioned that the software program refresh takes round 15 minutes and isn’t a security recall.
Jeep India at present sells the Compass, Grand Cherokee and the Wrangler SUVs in India. The corporate will introduce the rugged Compass Trailhawk variant geared up with a diesel-automatic configuration and extra off-road bits within the coming months.