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I have a 87 toyota pickup that the alt. warning light and the brake warning light come on dim when the key is turned on, and stay on. When I set the park break they both turn bright. I have checked the fuses and the altinator.

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The alternator is bad, this is the way foriegn car makers do things, when the alternator is bad or going bad and if it has a bad diode the dash lights will light up like the batt and brake and sometimes even other waring lights, replace the alternator and the problem will be sloved. good day,

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