Battery/brake light - Page 2 - Insight Central: Honda Insight Forum
 
Go Back   Insight Central: Honda Insight Forum > 1st Generation Honda Insight Forum > Problems and Troubleshooting

Insightcentral.net is the premier Honda Insight Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-04-2012, 07:29 AM   #11 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
joecvt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Somersworth, New Hampshire
Posts: 1,628
Default

Glad to hear it worked The people I bought the MT Insight from had the battery and the BCM replaced at their cost awhile back and they just didn't want to deal with another IMA issue and since they were moving across country, they wanted to just get rid of it and sell it cheap. I bought the car believing I could fix whatever needed to be fixed for the current problem because it had a low mileage engine replaced, newer batteries and some newer parts compared to my other Insights. That one fuse fixed the problem but I did not replace it in front of them

I recently put the Calpod IMA disable in my MT Insight using the clutch wire method but I also put in a relay inline powered from the brake pedal to automatically disable the mod when pressing on the brake pedal. That way, I still get regen and Auto Stop without having to flip the switch. So it adds a twist to the Calpod mod.

Thanks Art and Willie I haven't been in the forum often lately but do read some posts from time to time. Still working on some mods but they take a bit longer to do lately. Trying to combine CVT Low Speed Auto Stop, TPS mod to Transmision control module (TCM for CVTs) and ABS regen enable all onto one PCB. Got prototype working very well all last Spring, Summer and Fall. Just got to complete the circuit layout on new PCBs and make them. Like others, I need more than a 24 hour day

JoeCVT = Just your average CVT owner
__________________
2003 CVT Blue Insight
Modified version of MIMA_L (with foot pedal)
Automatic warm air intake (all season)
Low Speed Auto Stop (LSAS)
ABS - IMA regen enabler (allows regen during ABS)
Relocated outside temp sensor near mid engine
Cooling fans powered by 12V Solar Panel

2004 CVT Red Insight
Relocated outside temp sensor near mid engine

2001 MT Blue Insight
Relocated outside temp sensor near mid engine
Installed clutch switch with relay for AutoStop
(on the road with 290,000 miles)
joecvt is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Insight Central: Honda Insight Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:03 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2