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Bogging down at bottom of gear when i give it more throttle

I have a 1999 subaru impreza outback
First off My car was bogging down very badly in low end of the gears. I replaced the plugs and cables which seemed to fix the problem somewhat but not completely. It is still having the same type of problem(i think) but its severity is much less. Also my check engine light reads a cylinder misfire which is what tuned me on to new plugs and cables which as i said did help the problem but didn't solve it. The engine still reads a misfire which i think is the problem but idk what to do about it???

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If after your replacement of parts and still getting the problem you described, I would have the coil checked. Also off hand I would check fuel pressure to make sure fuel filter is not going bad. Low fuel pressure will make it lag due to more air in system before fuel catches up. Just a thought. Good luck and have a great day.

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