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Let off gas pedal and car keeps going

When I let off the gas pedal, it's the worse at 30-40 mph, the car takes a long time to start slowing down. I have no cruise control on this 1998 Taurus. I heard it was made to do this and that you would have to have the computer reprogrammed to have it work like other vehicles.

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