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I can't get the parking break to release

I set the brake last night and this morning released the handle but the break is still on. ugh. This was my daughters vehicle and I don't remember her talking about having this problem. It is pretty chilly here - mid 20's. Could it just be too cold and I didn't let the vehicle heat up enough?

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There are 2 Black cables running to the rear brakes, from the parking brake, one to each side, they rust inside from lack of use, then when used tend to not release,
Ok, with the park brake off, reach on each side and grab each rubber coated line and give it a pull or push and the cable inside should let go, do on both sides.

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It is the cold, rock the car a little by putting it in drivre and then into reverse, it should break free,

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