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hesitation in 3rd gear

At high RPM in third gear (automatic) I get a hesitation/sputtering under heavy throttle similar to water in a carburetor or mistimed spark. Only in 3rd so far, not sure about 4th since I was in traffic. Is it the trans or the engine?
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Now it's whenever I floor it. Anybody want a 115? Not my type.
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