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  1. IMA discharge while off

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Recent issue that’s been happening: Driving around with a 2001, around 100k miles. Very new Bumblebee battery put in this year. Sometimes when I come back to the car and turn it on, the battery shows completely discharged. When the engine runs, it shows that it’s charging until about 25%, then...
  2. Bumblebee warranty replacement experiences?

    Bumblebee Batteries
    Edit - Got a hold of Eli. They've had some staffing change-ups but are getting caught back up with communications and orders and are fully standing behind all warranties. So it seems just a temporary communication issue but not any significant problem with actually getting the warranty...
  3. Identify Bumblebee Battery vs OEM

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hello! I'm in the market for a Gen1 Insight. The one I've got my eye on, sold by a private seller, is advertised as having a modern Bubmlebee battery installed, with receipt. I ran an Autocheck, and though it came back clean, the battery replacement was not listed under the detailed vehicle...
  4. 2001 Insight CVG $4000

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Alas, I have changed careers, and it is time to say good bye to my Insight. My beloved Silver 2001 has 175,000 miles on it, and a new (1 yr old) Bumblebee battery. It's mostly been a town car, so lifetime mpg is 50; averages about 45 in daily use. I live just outside of Indianapolis in...
  5. Batteries - Bumblebee v Greentec v ReInvolt

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I don't want to sell my Honda Insight (2000). I'd put $1000 down on the "Better Battery" that everyone on this forum raved about, and it went down some hole on Staten Island that may have been washed out to sea recently. Lucky for them I live 2k miles away. Has anyone purchased a hybrid battery...