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'96 Toyota 4-Runner makes a loud squealing noise and brake light

My '96 Toyota 4-Runner makes a loud squealing sound when I turn it on. Just recently the brake light came on and the squealing continued. I decided to stop driving it when the brake light stayed on. How many belts do '96 Toyota 4-Runners have? Can you please tell me what needs to be replaced? Thank you.

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Sounds like one of the auxillary belts slipping it may just need tightening up. I think the 4-Runner has two belts one large and one for the steering pump

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