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  1. Other Honda Hybrids Discussion
    Hello all I'm having issues with my 2007 Honda Civic hybrid 210,000 miles. Alright to start I bought the car a couple weeks ago, probably mid February. When I first went to purchase the car I noticed that the it had a slow start (0-20 mph) and that the Check engine light and IMA light were on...
  2. Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    This is my first post here, so please don't hesitate to tell me if I'm doing anything wrong regarding the actual post :) So, I've got a 2009 G2 Insight EX and I was trying to balance my battery by grid charging it. To do this I basically followed Peter Perkins' instructions () on how to grid...
  3. Problems and Troubleshooting
    I an original owner of a 2005 CVT (180,200 miles) and the 3rd replacement IMA battery died last week (code P0A7F). Fortunately it's from Greentec and I have a 36 month warranty. It was installed Nov 2018. I've only driven the car 2100 miles in those two years so I'm thinking that's the reason it...
  4. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Approximately four years and one week ago, I replaced my IMA pack with an 8AH pack from Hybrid Revolt. For the first two years or so it was running well but then I started seeing recals. I bought a grid charger then and have used it occasionally. I have not used it since mid-October and last...
  5. Problems and Troubleshooting
    I've been dreading this. I've replaced the battery two and a half years ago. Last week while driving the I noticed a negative recalibration. This morning I got another negative recal, after a few minutes the SoC guage shot up and the IMA light came on. Using the OBDIIC&C guage I pulled a P1447...
  6. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I'm thinking about buying a Honda Insight 1st generation. It looks like the IMA battery is not working, though the car still runs fine with only the internal combustion engine. This type of question has probably been answered lots of times, but I'm trying to figure out what the best way...
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