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96 Maxima - Transmission or clutch prob?

I got stuck in the snow and pushed my Maxima pretty hard trying to get unstuck. I did redline in short surges, trying to rock the car out of the snow in 1st gear and grinded R quite a few times at high rpm's.
Now my car is still stuck and dies every time I left off the clutch in any gear and in neutral. Have I ruined my trans.? Or is it a clutch thing. Love my car and aggravated with myself for getting frustrated and treating it so roughly.
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Its the clutch youve glazed it

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