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Ihave a 98 gmc topkick has always started great. i tried to

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hello john . ihave a 98 gmc topkick has always started great . i tried to start it yesterday and i see the red brake assist light is on as well as a chime sound and now it wont turn over . lots of battery present .
JA: Has the light been on for some time?
Customer: in recollection , no.
JA: Are you fixing your 98 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i em . nothing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: the low water light/ picture was on . i topped it up and light went out .
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: GMC
Expert:  JFN1 replied 1 month ago.

Treat this as a conventional "no start" problem. Do you have power on the purple wire at the starter with the key in the START position?