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2002 VW passat Acceleration problem

I have a 2002 VW Passat 1.8 that when accelerating will only get to about 3000 RPM's. Also all the gears are in bold on my dash instead of just the park or drive being in bold. Everything shifts good and drives good except the lack of acceleration power, I can still go 80MPH just fine. This started on a below 0 morning, I went out to start my car and was moving it to the front of my apartment building when it stopped moving, I let it warm up another minute and moved it to a parking spot and let it warm up while I sat inside. Ever since then I have had the accelerating problem. What is most likely the problem with my car.
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