jeep having a hard time accelerating

Asked by Mar 20, 2017 at 08:38 PM about the 2011 Jeep Compass

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2011 jeep compass just started having a hard
time accelerating and is making a whirring noise
like its trying to tow something.When I was at a
stop sign it would not move,even when pressing
gas

3 Answers

85,385

You should get that into a shop to be looked at. Could be bad wheel bearings, or locked up brake calipers. You could jack the front end up and see if you can spin the wheels.

I did take it to a car dealership servuce center and they couldnt find anything on why its not accelerating,but they did find a bad ball joint.I dont know if that has anything to do with it not accelerating thiugh.

85,385

Is the check engine light on? Should have the vehicle scanned for any trouble codes. An auto parts store can do this. Write the codes down. This would help.

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