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  1. 1st Gen owner getting a 2nd Gen Insight - New Zealand

    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...
  2. Anything I should know before getting a used 2010 Honda Insight EX?

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    I am about to get my first car and someone on reddit recommended me a honda insight and lead me to this website. I have already looked at one in my area and plan on maybe getting it next week. I have already test drove it and I'm very satisfied, but I am curious to know what to be prepared for...
  3. Looking to buy, need someone to be my guide.

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new here and hope this post is isn't too redundant. Anyways I want to buy a 1st gen Insight but I'm scared that I might end up buying a Lemmon. I live in the Los Angeles area and was wondering if anyone here would be willing to ride along with me for a few hours on a Saturday...
  4. IMA light turned off & engine is charging?

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Thanks to Insight Forum I was able to disconnect my IMA and have been driving on gas for the past several months. I've always had a light foot, so have gotten about >45mpg & kept the RPM under 3K. My Issue: On a whim I dropped by the Honda Dealership to vent my frustration. They said that...
  5. Disconnecting BCM to drive w/our IMA or a mechanic who can

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    This forum has been great. I'm glad I found it because it is just what I need right now. I have a 2001 Insight and was told that my IMA is bad & needs to be replaced. At $3K, I need to save up some money. I was told I could drive the car on gas alone. My first tank of gas I'm getting about...
  6. Upgrade?

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    I recently purchased a new, 2012, honda insight, base model, no frills. I wonder how difficult and/or expensive it would be to have a better radio installed and if possible mount a steering wheel that has radio control on it? Anyone's advice and/or opinion on this matter would be appreciated...