Originally Posted by propr'one
basically all the sensors have to be live and the car has to be running in closed loop. you can definitely reset the car, drive it for 20 mins, and pass.
What if your DME is by passing lets say, post 02 sensors? Will that show up as "not ready"?
I passed last year with flying colors even with no cats and a S/C when they tested my car under "hot rod status".