Excessive second clutch wear (automatic transmission) can cause the car not to move and set a Check Engine light (MIL). Replacing the transmission is necessary when this happens.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Honda Civic Check engine light on due to excessive second clutch wear
Honda Civic Problem
Drive Train Affected: Automatic Transmission
Visitor, 2001 Honda Civic, Automatic Transmission, 97,000 mi
No clue transmission was going to fail, re-manufactured transmission, estimated cost about $3300 Honda offered nothing to back their product.