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Car seems to be fuel starved going up hills and at highway speeds, already change fuel filter.

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It might be the fuel pump. The pump should turn on with the key, run for a few moments, then shut itself off. If it keeps running, then the pump is likely worn out and should be replaced. If you have the check engine light on, take the car to AutoZone or similar business that allows free use of their scanner to check for any codes. Hopefully, it will point to the fuel pump also. Hope this helps!

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