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  1. MPG Records for Gen.II Insight

    Honda Insight MPG
    Hey everyone, I apologize if this has already been a thread on here before. I did a search and couldn't come up with anything on the Gen.II Insight. Owning both a Prius and Insight, on PriusChat, there's a thread with all the current mpg record holders for stock Prius' that displays model...
  2. Driving without the main battery

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hi guys. I am thinking about purchasing a 2014 Honda Insight base model. I just think it is the coolest looking car ever. Question. I want to run it without the battery, and just rely on the 1.3 motor. How can this be done? The dealer is telling me its not possible, but I know its just because...
  3. I need a grid charger - orlando, fl

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hey there, I have a 2003 Insight and my IMA light and Check Engine light are on. I really cannot afford a new battery and I have researched used of a grid charger. I will be willing to compensate for use. I live in Sanford, FL and am willing to drive anywhere in the state, or even Georgia. My...
  4. 2000 MT Insight, 160k, Clean 26 service record Carfax, Autocheck 79

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Hi there. I've been a somewhat longtime lurker of these forums off and on. I finally decided to more seriously look into buying an Insight. Before, I was a young guy that didn't even have the money for a cheap one. I still don't have money, but I need an Insight!! Long story short, I purchased...
  5. 2000 M/T Honda Insight-Cincinnati OH area

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    2000 M/T Silver Honda Insight with ~218k miles. Runs and looks good for age. Daily driver for last 4/5 years, just bought a new Honda CRZ so don't need it any longer. If interested or have questions you can contact me at [email protected], I'm in the northern kentucky area, close to...
  6. Can bad TPMS sensor cause air leak?

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    I have a 2010 Insight and the rear passenger-side tire has been losing air. I took it to the dealer and they said the problem is because the TPMS sensor is bad. The problem is that just doesn't make any sense to me. Since when does a sensor have control over air pressure? Can someone...
  7. My herky jerky Insight... (That I love)

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Well, after I bought my Insight, I was getting used to it's hybrid power-train compared to my Prius I had traded in. It was a little jerky, and always hesitates when taking off, but I recently took it to the dealer after reading some posts on here that said there was an update for the CVT. I...
  8. 2010 floor mats for sale

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Complete set of floor mats out of my 2010 insight. Been in my car since day 1 of vehicle purchase. Some wear on the driver mat. The other mats are in very good condition. Color of the mats is brown. Asking price is $50 plus shipping.
  9. IMA Battery Options 2002 Insight

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I have a 2002 Silver Insight with ~230,000 miles on it. It seems that the batteries (original) are finally giving in. I live in Upstate NY near Rochester. For the last several months I have been getting the check engine light to come on when I drive X miles with charge below Y%. That was ok...
  10. WTS: Parting out 2003 Silver Insight Hybrid with bad CVT

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Hello Everyone, I have a 2003 Insight with a bad CVT that I am parting out. It has ~220,000 miles on the car and was being driven daily until the CVT went bad. The IMA system functions all okay but the battery is worn out and it is currently bypassed using only the ICE. But everything else on...
  11. 7.5 Amp Fuse keeps Blowing 2000 Insight P0500 P1298 P0141 P0420

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hi all - long time lurker, first time poster. Can you please help me? Vehicle: 2000 Honda Insight Background: Car was running fine until cold weather hit. My old 12V battery died - either because of or related to the current problem. Replaced 12V battery, and the 7.5 Amp fuse (labeled METER...
  12. IamIan's I1-PHEV

    Modifications and Technical Issues
    Opinions and preferences are like A____ , everyone has one. So I don't encroach on the threads / ideas of others I figured I would post some of mine here , separately. I see a lot of this as a personal preference and/or usage conditions effected choices kind of thing ... ie ... there is no ...
  13. 2002 Insight Factory OEM Stereo Cassette

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I upgraded to a new stereo for my 02 Insight because I wanted bluetooth, so I'm selling the old factory stereo with cassette deck. It is in great condition and works perfectly. PM me with your email address if you are interested. I'm asking $50 OBO + shipping. I'll accept PayPal only. First...
  14. 2010 Insight Electrical problems

    Troubleshooting and Problems
    Hey everyone Just joined this forum since I am having troubles with my 2010 insight :p. Things were okay as far as I knew then suddenly everything went south. My dash wont turn on anymore, nothing electronic works on it anymore until the key is in the ignition turned all the way to the end to...
  15. WTB G1 Insight Front End - Silverstone

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    I need several Front End parts: Front Bumper Assembly with Beams Hood with Latch and Emblem Front Bulkhead Assembly with Hood Latch A/C Condenser Radiator with both Fan Shrouds and Motors Both Headlight Assemblies Both Front Fenders
  16. 2003 Insight $7500 - Original Owner

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    If you've been looking for a low miles 2003 Insight, you just found a great one: Pros: -76,550 miles -Original owner, well cared for -Brand new main battery pack (warranty replacement in February) Cons: -Dent near driver side rear wheel well. The car was parked and someone backed into the...
  17. 2000 Insight - 5 Speed - Silver

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Beautifully maintained 2000 Insight - the original! We purchased in 2008 and put 40,000 of the 184,000 miles on the odometer. We are a 2 person family and are sacrificing this gem in our efforts to streamline. (We live in Colorado, so we had to keep the 4WD vehicles). Batteries were...
  18. 2000 Insight for sale MIMA

    Buy/Sell Insight-Related Items
    Thanks insight central
  19. NiMH M Cell

    Modifications and Technical Issues
    Just a few thoughts on M cell size NiMH batteries in relation to the Gen-1 Honda Insight. The M cell size is the size one full step larger than the F ... AAAA ( the size in '9v' batteries ) AAA AA A C D F M Like the other sizes there can be slight variation between different manufactures...
  20. ODBII Control of car systems

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hey guys, I was talking to a Honda Engineer who told me that many of the functions of the insight generation 1 car can be controlled through an ODB2 interface. He said that the car was more of an engineering exercise than meant for a real production car. Honda lost over ten grand per car...