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Honda Insight Problems

Find the most common issues based on Honda Insight owner complaints.

Most Common Honda Insight Problems

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.
IMA computer software failures. Depending upon the computer it will have to be replaced or updated with a software update from Honda.
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0 Known Honda Insight Brakes Problems

1 Known Honda Insight Drive Train Problem

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.

2 Known Honda Insight Electrical & Lights Problems

Integrated Motor Assist (IMA) battery failures are not uncommon. The IMA battery will require replacement when it fails.
IMA computer software failures. Depending upon the computer it will have to be replaced or updated with a software update from Honda.

0 Known Honda Insight Engine Problems

2 Known Honda Insight Exhaust & Emissions Problems

The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an evaporative emission control solenoid failure. This is more common in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during the winter.
A binding gas cap can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacing the filler neck is needed for this repair.

0 Known Honda Insight Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known Honda Insight Maintenance Problems

0 Known Honda Insight Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Honda Insight Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Honda Insight Problems & Complaints

The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an evaporative emission control solenoid failure. This is more common in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during the winter.
A binding gas cap can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Replacing the filler neck is needed for this repair.
IMA computer software failures. Depending upon the computer it will have to be replaced or updated with a software update from Honda.
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.
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