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Car dumped fluid on driveway and now won't go into gear or move

This is a 5-speed manual transmission. After starting the car, it would not go into reverse. Found fluid pouring out under the car. Now the car will not move at all. Kind of like it's stuck in gear. Please help!

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The fluid is most likely hydraulic fluid from the slave cylinder,I would like to be able to say that's the only problem but the problem you describe indicates that something is wrong in the clutch also.You say kinda like it's stuck in gear,can you describe this better for me?

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