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Cutting out/slows down as accelerating

Hi I have a friend with a Toyota Lucida. They are having problems with it cutting out/slowing down as they accelerate. Could it be a problem with the air flow sensor?

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Try changing the fuel filter, and adding a can of SEAFOAM to the tank. EGS(ethanol gas syndrome) is the biggest problem for this. the injectors fuel filters fuel lines, and emissions are full of goop and water. This happens because of the corn in the gas. Try that first. Make sure you add some Premium gas to the tank at the start. after this, add SF every 3-5000 miles to keep this from happemning again. SEAFOAM is at any parts store.

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