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My tractor with new battery will barely turn over then a round

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My tractor with new battery will barely turn over then a round thing on right side gets hot and starts smoking.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 8 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer . It could be a few things . First remove the spark plug and see if it turns over easily if so without the spark plug it's a compression issue , if it still struggles with no plug it's the starter
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 8 months ago.
Hi were you able to test the starter ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 7 months ago.
Hi just checking to see if you had any luck with the starter ?