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  1. What happens when the hybrid battery is dead?

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I have a 2003 with 235K. Both the check engine light and the IMA light are on. The shop tells me that I need a battery control module and a new battery. There is no charging on that display and the battery charge display is slowly going down - maybe 4 bars left. If the battery discharges...
  2. Battery Keeps Dying - Not Sure if IMA

    Troubleshooting and Problems
    I have a 2010 Honda Insight and about 2 weeks ago I got in my car and tried turning on the engine but it didn't crank over. A number of messages popped up saying check brakes, parking brakes, abs, etc. I'm guessing battery died. I did not drive the car for about 5 days. I did not leave any...
  3. dead

    Troubleshooting and Problems
    2010 Insight. Hasn't been started for 4 months. Completely dead. Doesn't respond to charging except for clicking sound. Any ideas?
  4. Picking up '01 with unknown history. Dead 12V battery. IMA condition unknown

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I'm on my way to pick up an '01 with ~200k miles with an unknown maintenance history. I bought it at a private auction, sight unseen except for pictures, and got a fantastic deal. I'm completely expecting the battery pack to be trashed, but I am hopeful that it might be ok. The car is...
  5. 2010 Insight 500 Miles When New - Becoming a real problem, possible lemon!

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    I am starting this thread with an eye to not only getting some feedback on a problem that is starting to become a major concern but to also let people know of a problem with the 2010 Insight that might be happening to other. Hope this is helpful to other and to me. We purchased a "new" 2010...
  6. Trip button doesn't work

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I bought the car about a month ago and it's been almost flawless so far (especially for a car with 179000 miles). However, I believe I have a broken trip button. I read the manual a few times over to make sure I wasn't overlooking anything usage-wise. The button just doesn't work. Is this...