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  1. Problems and Troubleshooting
    My insight has a low growly noise and vibration at low rpm/speed. I can minimize it by hitting the S button. I don't notice it at speeds above 30 mph. I am thinking maybe water pump bearing or serpentine belt tensioner bearing. 200K miles on the clock and the color is blue. I think it...
  2. Troubleshooting and Problems
    Hello All, I am having a problem that started to appear lately: Whenever I am driving my Honda Insight 2012 and press the brakes and get into auto-stop mode, if I press the gas pedal once I release the brakes, a weird noise and a vibration happens to the car. I changed the 8 spark plugs with...
  3. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    My Insight's history with AutoStop is sporadic at best. I replaced the IMA battery as soon as I got the 13-year-old car, that came with a dead battery. There was active AutoStop, which was a disconcerting feature to me. I was afraid of getting stuck at a stop. Little did I know that this fear...
  4. Problems and Troubleshooting
    2000 manual transmission 227k. I can't get autostop anymore, and regen only works through about 6 bars, 1/4 to 1/3 depending on RPM. It's been this way for about 100 miles now. It worked for the first ~2-3k since I had the car. Temps are in the 70s F. Ambient air sensor just checked and is...
  5. 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...
  6. Problems and Troubleshooting
    I have an automatic 2002 Insight. The IMA battery has 9 of it's 10 toes in the grave, but a grid charger has been keeping it somewhat alive for about the past year. The 12v battery may be going bad, too, but I'm not sure. The battery light has been coming on recently, and has done so in the...
  7. 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...
  8. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I have a 2000 Insight with about 140k miles on it. My grounding cables were so corroded and brittle that they broke off when I went to check them yesterday. I had parts ready to replace the upper cable but not the lower cable (the one that connects to the engine block). Today, I had to run...
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