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My car acceleartes really slowly when I push down on the throttle

The RPM's go up like the engine is struggling but the speed creeps very slowly and I cannot get it to accelerate over 50 mph.

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First thing to do would be a tune up with plugs and wires, also the fuel filter. If the motor is trying to accelerate faster than the car is moving I would check Transmission fluid. Hope these ideas help to get you in the right direction. Have a good day.

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

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