Q: My car is revving up but doesn't seem to be shifting. If my gas is low, could this be the cause

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My car has been having minor hesitation prior to shifting but normally is fine after. Today it was revving but not shifting properly. The rpms were between 3 and 4 but isn't shifting. My gas gauge was found to be off. Is this a possible cause

My car has 163000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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