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  1. 2002 insight CVT is surging and rpms are going up/down like a TCC disengaging?

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    2002 insight CVT is surging and RPMs are going up/down like a TCC engaging & disengaging? Happens at cruise at say 60 mph when my RPMs would normally be at 2400 RPMs but now it hovers around 3000 to 3500, then occasionally drops back to normal 2400 RPMs... I notice the Instant MPG goes way...
  2. Insight chugs and won't maintain a level smooth speed

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    My 2001 Insight with 200k miles and manual trans has developed a problem that feels like it's starving out - it chugs and surges when keeping even steady state throttle pressure. It accelerates fine and strong, but steady speeds it always stutters. This happens mostly at surface street speeds...
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