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When you let the revs get up above 3 thousand it keeps cutting out and backfiring

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I have the same problem but only at 4000 rpms and up with a non turbo automatic 1992. Backfireing is caused by poor air fuel mixtures. another thing could be uneven compressions in the cylinders. I want to say it has to be the Air flow senser. I would like to know the full answer though as my car is not solved yet.

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