Honda Car Forum


Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2008, 06:01 am
QsD QsD is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 1
Default Hybrid question??

specifically the 2006 Honda Accord Hybrid, I was wondering, when it is Idol, and in park, does the car consume gas?When the car is in park does it consume gas?
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2008, 06:18 am
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 11

the ccar waste gas just sitting there when the car is off bcuz alot of ppl dnt tighten there gas cap on all the way yes it does waste gas
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2008, 06:31 am
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 1

No, the Civic and Toyota Prius use the Electric side of the hybrid drive unless battery power is low - then the petrol side kicks in.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2008, 06:49 am
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 186

Yes, it does consume gas. The Honda has an electric motor that assists the gas engine, hence IMA(integrated motor assist).It does not rely on the electric motor.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 16 Apr 2008, 07:01 am
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 36

it starts getting gas when you press the gas pedel like any hybrid, unless the cars been sitting turned off for a long time (weeks) then it will start up and use gas then switch to battery power
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question about 05 Honda Civic Hybrid? Anyone own one? Duarian Honda Technical 1 04 Mar 2008 05:46 am
Hybrid question for Honda? Kevin K. Honda Technical 1 30 Sep 2007 03:54 pm
Question about Mileage and Civic Hybrid javawizard Honda 2 4 27 Sep 2007 10:31 am
question about hybrid cars? uberrad Honda Technical 4 10 Sep 2007 07:32 am
Civic hybrid question Mcgiiver Honda 2 2 16 Apr 2007 04:34 pm

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:47 am.

Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc. is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.