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E break light is on and break locked up

Started my truck and noticed the break light on, i checked the parking break but it was not engaged but somehow i noticed the break is locked up as i tried to move the vehicle

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Try this. loosen the two brake lines at the master cylinder so some fluid can excape, if the brakes are now freed up you have a bad master cylinder. look for a swollen rubber seal on the master cyl.cap also. this indicates some wrong type of fluid has been added causing the problem. good luck.

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