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My S10 runs great in town but will not achieve high speeds on the highway.

(1999 Chevrolet S10)
in Colby, KS on March 03, 2017
It almost feels like there is a restrictor plate in it. I was driving down the highway about 60 the check engine light came on and the truck acted as if it lost power. I can accelerate from 0-45 just fine, but getting speed above that is tough
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on March 03, 2017
Scan test!
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on December 06, 2017
A "code reader" is a play toy and a joke - it is incapable of performing a real scan test!!

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on December 06, 2017
Plugged cadilic converter. Unbolt the triangle infront of it and take for a drive it will be loud but it will have proper power. Code reader DOES not read that problem
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