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BRAKES GETTING STIFF!

I have a 1996 Toyota T-100 v6 3.4 liter that had its check engine light on. My buddy hooked a scanner up to it and it said it was cyl#3. So my plugs were froze in place (4 out of 6), I used a spray lubricant and cleaner (Sea Foam Deep Creep). I got the plugs out, put in new ones, check engine light turned off and check engine light also shut off. I was backing up and my brakes got stiff, I was unable to stop... What do you think happened?

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Check the vacuum hose to the booster.

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