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Sentra 1.8 doesn't get enough power until shiftng to high gear

While driving in 1st gear car feels like not enough power - sputters until i shift into 2nd gear then at 20mph it starts again so i shift into 3rd drives fine until 4th gear. this has happened to me twice. first time took to nissan and they couldn't find no problems

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