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  1. gear grinds

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    I have read on some old posts from 2009 about the 2nd gear synchro going out causing the grind from 3rd to 2nd. Most replies said to just double clutch to solve the problem, which I am doing. I was curious though if this will eventually wear out the transmission. Has anyone replaced the...
  2. 58000 miles and 2nd Gear synchos + grinding noise

    Problems and Troubleshooting
    Hi everyone, Two days ago, my 2005, blue insight suddenly started grinding everytime I shift to 2nd gear. There was no progressive sound that got worse over time. The grinding noise suddenly started half way out my driveway. The transmission grinds from any gear ratio to 2nd (5 to 2, 3 to 2, 1...
  3. Opinions on buying this car/what to look for when testing?

    Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    Hi everyone! I'm new to the forum, but I've been searching for an insight for a long time! They come on the market every once in a while in MA, so there's no rush to buy, but this one looks compelling: 2000 Honda Insight The price is fair judging by KBB; and the car's exterior/interior look...
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