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  1. Internal failure of the SRS Unit and inspection.

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Background: This probably started shortly after or when I had a 12 battery problem but it might be useful to note I also have the wet seatbelt problem.. And since I have poor IMA battery codes that I am managing and waiting on a new battery. There are thread about all these. Most recently I...
  2. First time hybrid owner: Inspecting a 2010 Insight

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hello, I am excited about joining this community! Thanks for the chance to benefit from your knowledge. I just bought a white 2010 Insight with 100,000 miles. It was a California car last owned by an active duty enlisted marine. This is the very first hybrid I have ever owned and I am not...
  3. 2010 Honda Insight won't pass inspections "Not ready"

    Troubleshooting and Problems
    I have a 2010 Honda Insight with 93,000 miles on it and I am having problems with it to pass an inspection test because the car computers read the engine system as "Not Ready" 11 days ago I had my sparks plugs changed because I had a check engine sign and two of the spark plugs went bad, so my...
  4. How to pass state inspection w dead IMA battery?

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    My 2001 Honda Insight is running well and will need a Texas state inspection during September. The IMA /power battery is not working and is already safely disconnected. Texas MAY vote next year to do away with state inspections. At present I don't have the $2500 I need to buy and have...
  5. pre-purchase inspection in south florida - best place to take?

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I am going to check this out this weekend: Honda 2004 Insight CVT silver automatic with A/C low miles Been in the market for a used car for a couple weeks now and have checked out a few, so I know the basic drill. If things look okay and it drives well, I'll obviously want to get it inspected...
  6. State Inspection Engine Light Workaround ?

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hi All! The purpose of state auto inspections is A.: Safety B.: Emission/Pollution . Unfortunately Texas (and I am sure others also) robotically fail an inspection if the "engine Light" is on for ANY reason..... Light ON = FAIL Inspection I presently drive my safe & non-polluting 2001...