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Ford Taurus choking at 4000rpm

My '99 Ford Taurus runs what seems to be fine. However, once when i started it after a cold night it sounded like it had been piped. After driving it for a while it cleared up and ran fine, but I have noticed that whenever i am in neutral or park and rev the engine to 4000 rpm it starts sputtering. it doesn't happen when i am driving because my car shifts before it reaches 4000 rpm, but I would like to get the problem fixed. I have changed the fuel filter and the spark plugs already trying to fix it. I see no smoke which indicates to me it isn't running rich. Any suggestions?

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    Won't rev more than 4000rpm in park or neutral

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Maybe your EGR valve

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