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I just bought a 2019  MSU 400 w/ 700 miles.  I got it home yesterday and noticed a faint rubber burning smell.  I can't track it down.  I'm on dirt so its not tires and pavement.  Parking brake is off.  Temp on the machine appears fine.  Thx for any suggestions   I thought maybe belt but I'm not racing nor going but a mile or two.   

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i would start it up, or turn the key ON, and feel of any hot wires you can reach, such as the main + battery cable, to be sure there isn't a short burning the coating off a wire.

also check for any thing that may have fell on the muffler/exhaust pipe.

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On 1/4/2021 at 5:36 PM, T-boss 410 said:

Could it be the drive belt?

BINGO.. thats my bet 

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