Is it ok to drive with this code? Need to know ASAP
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    Is it ok to drive with this code? Need to know ASAP

    Got in the car to go to work like any other day and Im half way down the driveway when I see the check engine light, and the cruise light is flashing? First time anythings gone wrong with the car...

    Luckily I have an accessport and the codes are:

    P2442 Secondary air injection system switching valve stuck open (bank 2)
    P1410 Secondary air injection system switching valve stuck open

    I kinda need to go to work but its ok if Im a little late, so I figured someone would be on and would know if its at least ok to drive to work now and to the shop later

    Thanks!
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    That's for your air pump for the emissions. It's fine to drive with as it's only used as a means to warm up the exhaust fumes after startup. It's largely not even used during operation.
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    Ok Im gonna have to take your word! I have a 20 mile commute to work arg. Ill def go by the shop later today if I can either way

    Thanks man
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