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RSX type S transmission problem

I just changed my clutch. i took it around the parking lot, driving no more than 5mph, and i heard a POP. That scared me so i stopped. when i went to move the car again. the car would not move at all. I could put it in to first gear, but even when i gave it gas it was just like the car was in neutral. the engine did nothing but rev and the car did not even roll. i check the slave cylinder and that is not the problem. i just dont know enough and i need some help. i dont have the money to take it to a mechanic. does any one have any ideas.

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Check the shift cables where they connect to the tranny. will the car move in 2nd gear or reverse?

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This link will be helpful to you and checking the clutch and replacing it and laso you can find there the step to check also your transmission http://www.autozone.com/az/cds/en_us/0900823d/80/05/00/16/0900823d80050016/repairInfoPages.htm

Hope that helps.........

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