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  1. Troubleshooting and Problems
    Hi All, I recently bought a used 2nd gen 2010 insight, and I've been having the 12v battery drained. I don't know if the battery is good or not. I got a multimeter and it seems that's charging at 13.8v - is that voltage good enough to assume that the DC/DC converter works ok? A minute after...
  2. Troubleshooting and Problems
    Hi, I bought an Insight 2nd Gen recently and I think the battery needs some work. I've seen a ton of Youtube videos of people fixing their 1st Gen Insight, by manually charging the batteries and discharging them to get back the battery life of the pack. Can one do the same thing with the 2nd...
  3. Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    So while our beloved 2000 Honda Insight ("Teresa") sits idle in our highly secure bunker in Maine waiting for our return, we are looking for a 2nd Generation Insight in New Zealand. We can't find a 1st Gen here for sale. There are however imported 2nd Gen insights from Japan, Britain...
  4. Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hi Everybody, First post on the forums here. I own a 2010 Insight. Received a code p1448 (fan module problem). Part number 1J816-RMX-003. I already purchased the replacement part. I also read that sometimes the 12v battery is the culprit, but it's been diagnosed and it's good. Also, the duct...
  5. Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hi guys. I am thinking about purchasing a 2014 Honda Insight base model. I just think it is the coolest looking car ever. Question. I want to run it without the battery, and just rely on the 1.3 motor. How can this be done? The dealer is telling me its not possible, but I know its just because...
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