Originally Posted by namretsud
Does your state have emission testing? Another thing that you can install is O2 extenders. Cheap and a way of moving the O2 sensor away from the direct exhaust path to allow the code to go away. Good for short term while trying to get everything squared away. They are about 3" long and just extend the O2 away. Try the Seafoam first, it works very well to clean emission paths.
Yes unfortunately, but we always keep our vehicles maintained so shouldn't be an issue. Wife actually wants a different car, more of an SUV... so eventually she may be trading it.