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  1. 2013 Honda Insight air bubbles in coolant line

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I recently bought a used 2013 Honda Insight. A couple weeks after buying, my overheating indicator began flashing intermittently. I‘ve had it seen by multiple mechanics that have said it’s just air bubbles that have been introduced into the line, so they will clear the line and get rid of any...
  2. Severe Compression Mismatch After Overheating

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Bummer! My beloved 2000 Insight, with 285K on it (182K of it mine) was on the road when it started showing extreme overheating - 2 bars into the red, then 3 (the max) after pulling over and shutting off the engine as soon as possible. The next day, drove it in two short stints to a dealer, not...
  3. engine cooling system questions

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I am still in the process of replacing my head gasket to cure my engine overheating problems. I got the head removed and there was nothing I could see definitely wrong with it, but I also found no other problems with the cooling system, so I think the head gasket probably was the root of my...
  4. bad head gasket?

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I think I have a bad head gasket. Worth rebuilding? I plan to do the work myself, and I have the factory service manual already. My girlfriend and I bought the car with 236,500 miles last September, in Oklahoma City, and we had about a 60 mile trip back home to Stillwater. We had noticed a...
  5. Car still overheating, Head Gasket faulty? in Boston

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hello, this is my first post so I apologize for the lengthy story but here goes. Any help is well appreciated. I LOVE my car! I have a 2000 Honda Insight with 130,000 miles on it. No problems before January 2010... A belt in the car (fan belt?) broke and the engine overheated. I couldn't...