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Seems to be clutch problem

Yesterday, I started my '91 Capri (had just driven from Texas to Alabama without any trouble at all) and attempted to put it in 1st gear--when suddenly the clutch seemed much too easy to depress. I immediately noticed the car would not go into gear. I turned the car off, put it in 1st--then when I attempted to started it, even with clutch depressed, turning the key over made the entire car move forward--as though clutch was not even depressed. Is there something that could suddenly come loose (ie. a clutch cable or "linkage"???) I'm no mechanic, but I also am in financial crisis and have to try to troubleshoot this myself---if possible. Thanks for any help you can provide.

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I can HELP solve this problem ...
If you have done so already keep this for the next time ...

All things Capri are at //www.techcapri.com/
The manuals are there - check them out ...

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Richrobi

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