Do Not Apply Corrosion Protection On Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) Plastic Panels - Dodge & Jeep

NUMBER: 31-001-16
GROUP: Collision Bulletin
DATE: March 04, 2016

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 31-005-12, DATED AUGUST 03, 2012, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE AN UPDATED MODEL.

 

SUBJECT:

Do Not Apply Corrosion Protection On Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) Plastic Panels

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves discussing SMC plastic panels and applying corrosion protection.

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Flash: Powertrain Diagnostic and System Improvements - 2018 Jeep Compass (India)

NUMBER: 18-082-17
GROUP: 18 - Vehicle Performance
DATE: September 2, 2017

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 17-085. ALL APPLICABLE UN-SOLD RRT VIN’s HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE UN-SOLD VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT.

FOR HELP WITH USING wiTECH FOR ECU FLASH REPROGRAMMING, CLICK ON THE APPLICATION’S “HELP” TAB.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: Powertrain Diagnostic and System Improvements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with the latest available software.

 

MODELS:

2018 (M6) Jeep Compass (India)

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: APAC.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before June 28, 2017 (MDH 0628XX) equipped with a 2.0L I4 Turbo Diesel Engine (Sales Code EBT).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Vehicle was built with incorrect Powertrain Control Module Calibration.

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Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) Replacement - 2018 Jeep Compass

NUMBER: 08-091-17
GROUP: 08 - Electrical
DATE: September 20, 2017

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 17-091. ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VIN’s HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) Replacement

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves replacing the IPC.

 

MODELS:

2018 (MP) Jeep Compass

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: NAFTA.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on August 19, 2017 (MDH 0819XX) equipped with Instrument Panel Parts Module (Sales Code X81) with 160 MPH Primary Speedometer (Sales Code JCC) and Cluster 7.0( Color Driver Info Display (Sales Code JAJ).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may experience a high line instrument cluster resetting during certain high BUS load scenarios while driving, with normal cluster operation restored in 3-5 seconds.

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Radio Enhancements - 2017-2018 Jeep Compass

NUMBER: 08-093-17
GROUP: 08 - Electrical
DATE: September 21, 2017

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 17-093. ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VINs HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

SUBJECT:

Radio Enhancements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves inspecting and if required, updating the radio software.

 

MODELS:

2017 - 2018 (MP) Jeep Compass

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: NAFTA and LATAM.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before August 01, 2017 (MDH 0801XX) equipped with an Uconnect 8.4 navigation radio (Sales Codes UAQ, UCQ, UGQ, or UDQ).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Customers may experience one or more of the following:

  • Radio may reset or go blank.
  • Can’t enter non-alphanumeric (Emoji) characters into the Bluetooth phone book for caller’s name.
  • Unable to communicate with the radio using wiTECH.

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Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) Re-configure - 2018 Jeep Compass (India)

NUMBER: 08-096-17
GROUP: 08 - Electrical
DATE: September 27, 2017

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 17-094. ALL APPLICABLE UN-SOLD RRT VIN’s HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE UN-SOLD VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT.

THE wiTECH 2 SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) Re-configure

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves re-configuring the IPC with the latest available software to correct an issue with the service intervals.

 

MODELS:

2018 (M6) Jeep Compass (India)

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: APAC.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before August 01, 2017 (MDH 0801XX) equipped with a 2.0L I4 Turbo Diesel Engine (Sales Code EBT).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The service interval for India is 15,000 km or 365 days, currently the IPC displays 20,000 km. Restoring proxy alignment will reset service interval at 15,000 km or 365 days.

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