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First off what kind of car is it? 1. try putting it in a low gear. 2 check your Transmission Fluid level it could be low. Camaro z28 5 speed. When it is under load as the revs increase it looses power? Exhaust?

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Q: Your car has no power going up hills?
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Why your car loses power going up hills?


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