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  1. Honda Insight Forum 1st-Gen Discussion
    I just bought a 2000 1st-Gen. The previous owner doesn't know about the timing belt/chain. Should I just get it changed prophylactically? I guess there's no way to (economically) check it...
  2. Problems and Troubleshooting
    I have a rattling noise that comes from the timing chain area of my 2000 Honda Insight with M/T. It happens most frequently on hot days and happens more often once the engine is fully warmed. The noise stops immediately whenever the engine stops running. It is greatest at startup when hot, but I...
  3. Problems and Troubleshooting
    I sent my 2001 Insight (Automatic) in for service (139k miles) at the dealership and they told me they recommend "Refueling" the Timing Chain because it seems to be leaking a bit. For $490. I can't find anything online about "refueling" a timing chain. Is this a bunch of baloney or something I...
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