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The 'BRAKE' light in the dash of my 1981 Corvette turned on so I added some brake fluid to the master cylinder but the light Still is on. The emergency brake never worked while I've had it but that's not my main concern unless its the cause of my problem.

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The light comes on to to let you know there is low pressure in the system. If the fluid was extremely low when you filled it the brake linings are extremely worn or you have leak in the system. I would check under the car for any signs of moisture around the brake lines. If your brake linings are good and no leaks can be found you will need to replace the master cylinder. Good luck

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