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Doesn't want to accelerate

Just had fuel pump & filter changed. It idles fine but doesn't want to accelerate. RPM's increase but it doesn't want to go. When you press on the gas it just hesitates the car hesitates to move, ive had it for 4 days. i was driving 5mph and it was struggling. i have to keep pumping the gas. it'll finally get up to 60 and then start slowing down again. the oils is fresh, theres transmission fluid. the cooliant looks fine. i need help.. please

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    please tell me does your engine rpm redline when trying to accelerate. if it does your tranny is shot to replace it is $1500 to $1750

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Check spark plugs wires!!

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Could be everything
your distributor , spark plugs and the wire, retarded fire, the idle controler, clugged catalyser but it looks like a fire problem

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