2006 Honda Insight Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Honda Insight
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2006 Honda Insight ProblemsIntergrated Motor Assist Battery Failure
Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) battery failures are not uncommon. The IMA battery will require replacement when it fails.
The automatic transmission (CVT) can have a "shudder" due to a worn start clutch. Replacing the start clutch should correct this type of shudder condition.
2006 Honda Insight RecallsHonda Recalls 2006-2007 Models Due to Incorrect NHTSA Contact Information in Owner's Manual
Honda has recalled 2006 Accord, Civic, CR-V, Element, Insight, Odyssey, Pilot, Ridgeline, Acura MDX, RL, RSX, TL, TSX, and 2007 Honda Fit vehicles because the contact information for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is listed incorrectly in the owner's manual. Honda is contacting dealers and customers to provide them with a postcard containing the correct information.