Honda Insight Forum banner

1 million mile goal, no more

1473 Views 19 Replies 14 Participants Last post by  Phantom Z3
4
Was trying to hit the 1 Million mile record but not going to make it anymore on the original engine! Burnt a valve at 680k but still had 70-90psi compression cylinder 3. But this time #2 cylinder no compression. Plug was oil fouled, start smoking at warm up in the morning about 6 months ago. That might of been a sign. Plan to drop in the spare CVT motor in it
Watch Font Measuring instrument Display device Auto part
Speedometer Odometer Vehicle Gauge Motor vehicle
Speedometer Odometer Vehicle Gauge Motor vehicle
Motor vehicle Light Vehicle Gauge Automotive design
See less See more
  • Like
Reactions: 5
1 - 1 of 20 Posts
Why not just fix the head? I burned a valve at 471K and that’s what I’m going to do. Then when it gets to 500K and beyond it’ll have the original engine. I have a good engine I could swap in but I’m not going to.
Sam
yeah I say you should fix your head as well!

What a truly amazing little engine.... It's gotta be one of the most long lasting engines ever
  • Like
Reactions: 1
1 - 1 of 20 Posts
Top