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Loses power at 45mph

Looking to buy a 96 grand am. previous owner says that when you get to about 45 mph it loses power. they just had a new head gasket put in, new fuel pump, fuel filter, gas tank, transmission checked out. just wondering if anyone has any suggestions as to what the problem might be???

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Don't buy it. I had the same problem with a 96 grand am. never figured it out it was just one big head ache. Then 6 weeks later the tranny ended up going. They had many problems with the earlier models grand ams my advice is look somewhere else for a car.

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