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  1. 2012 Insight with jerky/jolting cvt

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hi, I own a 2012 insight and have owned it for about a year now. I love everything about the car except for the inconsistent cvt transmission. An example would be, let's say I'm coasting down a hill with no throttle input (IMA on charge) and I slowly get on the throttle pedal. I would get a...
  2. Herky Jerky: Timing issues?

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hi guys, I've read a ton on this forum about the herky jerky problem. Mine occurs under light load (maybe 75 MPG or so on the instant) and seems (luckily) to only occur at low speeds, maybe 35-55. On the highway there is very little herky jerky except sometimes it feels like I have no power...
  3. 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...
  4. Jerky Movements

    Troubleshooting and Problems
    Could someone tell me why I get jerky movements in the morning till the engine is warmed up? Is this normal in all the Insights. Mine is a 2010 ES model. Is it a sign of failing battery or something else. I have been having this issue for quite sometime. By the way I only changed my battery last...