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I cannot "floor" my S430 (t reg/99)

i cannot seem to floor the car any more.... it just does not want move....
it does not go over 3k rev....instead it reduces in speed if i suddenly want to speed up... NO malfunction, No engine management sign...diagnosis reads ALL cylinders misfiring....IMPOSSIBLE.... can any one shed any light on it....
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Just a guess, it might be in "limp mode". Try searching for that to see if that matches your symptoms. There are several threads discussing that condition. Plus it's probably in your owner's manual.

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