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  1. Ambient temperature sensor?

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I just bought my first Insight. A citrus 2000 with A/C. I've had it a week and a half and 300 miles, and so far, I love it and can't wait to drive it some more. Having said that, the autostop feature is one of my favorites, but through trial and error I find out that autostop is disabled if the...
  2. WTB - A/C parts for Non-A/C 2000 Insight

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Looking into possibly picking up a 2000 non-A/C Insight. Wondering if anyone has parts to add A/C and what you'd charge for them.
  3. need advice about air conditioning

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    hello everyone; my compressor is dead and i bought a rebuilt one. planned to buy charging system (i have a vacuum pump already) to do things myself. However, after some reading: people say it is important to flush the system first. in order to do it, i have to disassemble everything. and they...
  4. 2001 Blue MT, 220K, Best if used for a parts car, $2500.

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I am the original owner of this car. I love this car, but a number of things have gone bad, and I just can't afford to fix it anymore. Also when I bought it, I didn't have as large a family as I do now, so time to find something with more seats. First the bad: - The IMA battery light is on...
  5. A/C Condenser

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I think my '02 Insight A/C condenser is leaking, anyway my mechanic thinks so. I just know that if I add a can of refrigerant it works for a few days and then not so much. Tried the UV dye thing and can't see obvious traces. Has anyone had good or bad experiences with aftermarket A/C...
  6. AutoStop - AC use + gear instructions

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hello from Italy! I've just bought a 2nd gen Insight (1 year used). It's a very nice car but I need your help to use it at better performance...:) I'm good at balancing the use of fuel and electrical engine but I've some questions about AutoStop system and how to disable it: 1 - It seems to me...
  7. Car still overheating, Head Gasket faulty? in Boston

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hello, this is my first post so I apologize for the lengthy story but here goes. Any help is well appreciated. I LOVE my car! I have a 2000 Honda Insight with 130,000 miles on it. No problems before January 2010... A belt in the car (fan belt?) broke and the engine overheated. I couldn't...