Honda Insight Hybrid (battery)

Hello,
Honda Insight Hybrid : Is it normal for the motor starts to charge the battery when it goes down to 1/3 of its capacity and when the car is in a long climb ?
In this situation, engine power should only be used to tow the car, right ? Thank you for your opinion.
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no, it will siphon some of the engine power to charge the battery as it sees fit--even when it seems to the driver that it shouldn't.
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On 2015-08-08 4:59 AM, Zéphyrin wrote:

> down to 1/3 of its capacity and when the car is in a long climb ?
It certainly was with my Civic hybrid. It might stop charging if I was really pushing it like trying to accelerate hard during that climb.
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