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When i take off the car is very sluggish and it seems to me that there is water in the gas and most likely in the fuel filter. for i can't do more the ten or fifteen miles on the speedometer,it just won't go any faster.

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Change the fuel filter now, and put some dry gas in the tank, its got up to the injectors, it will run bad until the water is gone. The dry gas should help in short order.

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