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1997 - 100,000 Kms Sometimes after driving a longer distance 100 kms, when I slow down and then try to speed up again, the car feels like it is in 4th gear and struggling to move and I can't get it to go into 1st or 2nd to speed up. I have even tried shifting my automatic down to 1 or 2 but to no avail. The problem is solved by stopping the car and letting it sit for about 15 minutes. Any ideas as to what it might be?

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