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  1. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Original owner, purchased 2/10/2001, I have original sale docs 5 speed, blue 195,000 miles MPG avg : current 43, lifetime 49g Oceanside CA $1000 OBO UPDATE: SOLD It was my main car, and well maintained over the past 19 years. Battery pack is on its last legs, and it has a few items that...
  2. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Just hit 220k and got an oil change and tire rotation. I have a 2001 Honda Insight. I changed swapped the cvt fluid @191k when I got the car (didn’t flush). I replaced the hybrid battery in it over a year ago and it’s been flawless. When I requested a cvt fluid change they told me not to as it...
  3. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    few quick notes: no holds, first come first serve. Realistically I can only show it from 7pm to 10pm mountain time on weekdays. Snow tires shown here will not be included. Will come with oem rims/new tires. A manual with 140k made and originally sold in Canada. It has a block heater, battery...
  4. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I am looking to find a good future owner for my 1st generation Insight. The IMA Battery light & Check Engine light recently came on. The right owner may have the tools necessary to revive some life left in the battery. Year: 2002 Blue 5 speed manual transmission Mileage: 144 1 previous owner...
  5. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    sold! have a great day
  6. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I've been a come and go lurker for this forum for a while, I've got a Red 2000 Insight and it's been great but recent things have been moving me toward a new vehicle. I'm thinking about getting a Hyundai Ioniq, and would like to know if there's any opinions from other informed hybrid owners...
  7. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I am selling my 06 Insight. I need to buy a car for my growing family so I’m putting this awesome car for sale. It has a brand new battery installed by greentech auto. There is 2 years left on the battery’s warranty, which is transferable. It’s also an upgraded battery, 8.0 amp hour cells. I...
  8. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I'm super new here because I recently purchased a Honda Insight 2001 (automatic) from a private seller which theoretically was completely fixed up and running perfectly. It was passed smog two months ago and drove perfectly in the test drive, no lights came on, so I had no reason to think...
  9. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hello all! I didn't see a thread for new comers, so I figure I'll just introduce myself here. Seeing the variety of topics posted, it seems appropriate.. Ill also go over some of my concerns of my insight so this is also a "functional" Thread. First Off, Hello from PreludePower.com! This is...
  10. Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    2000 Honda Insight NEW IMA battery Pack $2000 New Battery Pack from Honda Dealership installed within last 3k miles (Receipt with car) 132k miles, Silver, no crash history, runs great. I am the only owner, was bought new. Minor door dings, key scratches. I need a car that can hold a child seat...
  11. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Bought a Better Battery in 2011. Just before they went out of business. Worked great until mid-way through this year 2015. Now have IMA light and refusing to charge. Disconnected battery and IMA light went away but I'm sure it's temporary. Bought a Prius. Just wondering if anyone else has...
  12. Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hi, I would really appreciate some help with this, even though I know it is my fault. So, I have a 2000 insight, and my key would not turn for anything. I don't have the money to get someone involved, so I decide to break out the cylinder with a screwdriver until I can start it with the...
  13. Modifications and Technical Issues
    I have a 2001 insight with 280,000 miles on it. I have a parts car that is a 2000 that has AC and a security system my 2001 does not have. The parts car only has 40,000 miles on it. It was totaled in December. I plan on transferring the engine, IMA, Battery, dash, AC, transmition, brakes, etc...
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