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There are many sensors in a car. You are probably referring to an oxygen sensor. If this is the case, then yes you can drive it with no damage being done, however it will not pass smog.

Posted on Oct 04, 2010

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  • TreySpooner Oct 04, 2010

    You can expect to pay anywhere between $150 and $200 to have it repaired at a shop. If you believe you can do it on your own, it will cost about $80for parts. I would recommend you take it to a shop however.

    Yes, you can drive it with OD off. In fact you can drive it just like you normally would. You will not lose any MPG, power, or cause any damage by driving with a bad sensor. However, you should not wait too long to replace it, because these sensors are there to alert you to when something is wrong, so replace it ASAP.

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