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Sluggish on the take off

When i slow down at a stop sign and get ready to take off it hesitates real bad and act like it dosen't want to go but after it gets going its alright. could it be the fuel filter, injectors,transmission or fuel pump?

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I would most certainly suspect the fuel filter first. This should be replaced atleast every 10,000 miles. Also check your air filter while your at it . If the problem continues I would then check spark plugs (replace every 15,000 miles), cap & rotor if equipped, and plug wires (replace about every 25,000 miles). It could also be a small vacuum leak.

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