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''possible car charging problem''

This is in regards to a 1998 mercury mystique v6. I need to know if i am having a possible charging problem.
My question is this>>>I can have my heater on full blast,with my stereo playing,with my high beams on,my bliker on and my rear defrost on.All at the same time without any problems. I can come out in the dead of winter in bone chilling temperatures and the car will start right up first try.I have a new battery and everything appears to be okay. If i apply my brakes in a regular way there is no problem. However if i am in a situation where i have to slam on my brakes suddenly i notice that my dash lights and headlights go dim and if my heater is on at the same time also it will stop blowing. Once i let off the brakes my dash and headlights get bright again and my heater kicks in again.
This only happens if i have to apply the brakes very hard.Other than that everything is working fine. Is this normal for these cars??? If not does anyone know what the problem is???

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Find the ground block under the dash when you put on the brakes hard the bracket that holds the pedal in is moving you are getting a bad ground a that point

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