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Vehicle bogs down on acceleration

When driving my vehicle it seems like it's only running on 2 cylnders. I thought that replacing the spark plugs would solve the problem, but it didn't. It doesn't seem like it's starving for fuel because when in park I rev the enginge and it seems to be fine. It has been over 3 years since it's last tune up when I purchased the car and it is only driven in the summer. I would appreciate any advice. Thank you.

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I had the same prob w/ my 91 merc capri. replaced distributor and then found tranny problem replaced.

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