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1985 Toyota Camry sluggish acceleration

I'm trying to diagnose a problem with a 1985 Toyota Camry with 200,000+ miles and an automatic tranny. There is no check engine light. The car starts and idles fine. But, when you shift into drive it has extremely sluggish acceleration. If I manually shift into 1, the car accelerates normally. But, at any time, if I shift into Drive or 2, the car has extremely sluggish acceleration.

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Check the fuel filter and when was the last time you had a tranny service done and a tune up also check the drivebelt

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