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  1. Goat's Insight Story

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Figured I would start a little Insight blog thing, since this is my first one. Always been a big fan of MPG "high scoring". Use to own a few efficient vehicles: -2004 Peugeot 206 "Pug-A-Roni" (44.0 LMPG) before getting sideswiped. Not even sure how it got in the USA legally, but it had a clean...
  2. Comparing Grid chargers

    Modifications and Technical Issues
    I searched the first 3 pages of search results and could not find the information I was looking for, so I hope this isn't a redundant question. I bought a beautiful blue 2001 5MT over the weekend and have been studying this site for a week solid. I learned a lot and feel that the responses I...
  3. Picking up '01 with unknown history. Dead 12V battery. IMA condition unknown

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I'm on my way to pick up an '01 with ~200k miles with an unknown maintenance history. I bought it at a private auction, sight unseen except for pictures, and got a fantastic deal. I'm completely expecting the battery pack to be trashed, but I am hopeful that it might be ok. The car is...
  4. iPhone placement

    Modifications and Technical Discussions
    I am getting an 2010 EX, 11k miles next week-my first. I would like to know how to place/mount my iPhone to the dash. Any other newby info you want to share is welcome
  5. New Member with 2010 Insight EX

    Honda Insight Forum 2nd-Gen Discussion
    Hi everyone I am PunkSmurph and I now own an Insight. I picked it up last night from a Subaru Dealer, it was used and in mint condition with only 36K miles on it. The car is fully loaded and I have the Navi. My last vehicle was a 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart, if you don't know what it is...
  6. 2010 EX tires

    Modifications and Technical Discussions
    New 2010 Insight Owner. First a few items... 1. Everyone on this site is one of the reasons I bought an Insight and am I happy I did;) 2. My car has 36k, when I bought it 2 weeks ago. MID said 42mpg. After 2 weeks of 80% highway miles, this tank is at 55mpg on MID 3. I am setting cruise on...
  7. New insight owner

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Didn't find an introductions area so I thought I'd say hello here Just got a 2001 MT insight. Very satisfied so far, for a car that is 11 years old. Drove it for a week so far and got 53 MPG and working on getting better this week. The car is pretty solid but has some of the normal wear...
  8. New Insight Owner... Am I hearing you all Correctly? Only at 58mpg

    MPG Issues
    I've spent a lot of times pouring over all of these threads on driving techniques to learn as much as I can before posting any kind of ignorant or exhausted questions. Now that I've done my homework I'm hoping for feedback as to why I am stuck at 58mpg. I think I know the factors but would...
  9. New owner with some driving style, geography and modification questions.

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hi, What a great forum. I have modified performance cars for years but you guys/gals are the ultimate car modification owners. Thanks for a great collection of information. I have an 04, CVT with 52K miles arriving soon. It is stock. Original battery pack and motor. I live on the benches in...
  10. 'Nother Newby Member to the Forum, Alberta, Canada.

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hello All, My name's Bill and I'm a happy new first generation Insight owner from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Hooked already! lol. I had to travel a bit far afield towards the beautiful foothills in the south of my province to purchase my red 2000 Insight, near Bragg Creek, Alberta. from...
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