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The mower shuts down electric circuits as soon as you turn the key on, no instruments nothing. When I pull the plug on the voltage regulator, I think that's what it is mounted on the side on the engine. The plug has 2 white wires with more coming out of the regulator. With plug together the solenoid clicks and the circuits go dead. When it runs with plug pulled apart something smells hot. I can't tell if it's a belt smell or an electrical smell. What do these 2 white wires go to? Any help would be appreciated.Jon

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make sure you mower deck is not still engaged. that might make it not start with that safety switch.

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you have sheared off the keyway either on the mandrel or pully on the engine

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soliniod should have two small terminals one should get power when turn key to start position the other runs through ground curcuit which runs through break and pto switch most tractors wont start with out break switch working properly i would start with that first the i would go to pto switch. hope this helps

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SOURCE: smells like burning rubber

sounds like a bad bearing take the belt off and see what pulley is hard to turn look for the one with dark marks on it from the belt

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