Specifications

Buyer's notes

Notes JD Loy hood resists fading, won't rust or dent<br/>Durable primer and powder paint finish<br/>Large, 14-in. (36-cm) steering wheel for more comfortable operation<br/>John Deere Easy Change 30-second oil change system
Warranty 2 year/120 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)

Chassis

Frame Full-length welded steel
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Weight bracket Optional rear
Receiver hitch No
Front axle Cast-iron front axle, powdered-metal front wheel bushings
Spindle bushings No
Front tires 15x6-6
Rear tires 20x10-8
Hood material JD Loy, UV resistant
Fender deck material Stamped steel
Floor mats Yes, with debris removing channels
Storage Storage tray with cover
Service interval decal Yes
Fender handles/grips Handgrips
Cup holder Yes
Equipment mounting CargO Mount™ system

Dimensions

Height 45.3 in.
115 cm
Overall length 69.5 in.
176.5 cm
Wheelbase 48.9 in.
124.2 cm
Width with mower 60.8 in.
154 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 50 in.
127 cm
Weight Mower, no fuel, 492 lb
223 kg

Electrical system

Battery 12 V
300 CCA
Charging system Regulated, 16 amp
Engine starter Bendix type
Hourmeter Yes, with service reminder
Headlights Two standard, incandescent
Taillights or reflector Reflectors
Backup lights No
Rear work lights No
12-V outlet Optional accessory

Engine

Power 24 hp
17.9 kW
Displacement 44.2 cu in.
724 cc
Manufacturer/model 44U877 (M44)
Type Overhead valve, full-pressure lube, oil filter
Cylinders V-twin
Governor Mechanical
Choke/speed control One lever, ReadyStart®
Cooling method Air
Air cleaner Cartridge with prefilter
Oil drain Not required - Easy Change™ 30-second oil change system

Fuel system

Type Gasoline
Fuel delivery Pulse pump and carburetor
Fuel gauge Mechanical, viewable from seat
Fuel tank location Rear
Fuel fill opening Center, 1.75 in.
4.45 cm
Fuel tank capacity 2.4 U.S. gal.
9.1 L

Key Specs

Engine manufacturer/model 44U877 (M44)
Engine power 24 hp<br/>17.9 kW
Steering type Sector and pinion with single drag link and tie rod
Cutting width Edge™ mower deck, 48 in.<br/>122 cm
Transaxle control Two-pedal foot-controlled hydrostatic
Rear tires 20x10-8
Lift system type Lever on fender deck
Transaxle type Hydrostatic, 2-wheel drive
U.S. warranty 2 year/120 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)

Lift system

Type Lever on fender deck
Hydraulic outlets No
Mower cut height 13 positions, 1-4 in.
2.5-10.2 cm
Cut height increments 0.25 in.
0.64 cm
Preset cut height No

Mower attachability

Type Slide under tractor
Front draft arms One spring clip
Rear draft arms Two spring clips
Mower wheels rotate No
Drive system Single belt

Mower deck

Type Side discharge
Construction Stamped steel deck shell
Mower deck material Steel, 12 gauge
0.105 in.
2.7 mm
Mower wash port Yes
Mower drive system Electric power take-off (PTO) clutch
Mower wheels Four
Mower wheel adjustment One bolt
Mower level adjustment Easy-level deck
Cutting width Edge™ mower deck, 48 in.<br/>122 cm

Optional equipment

Mowers Standard, 48 in.
122 cm
Rear bagger 2-bag, 6.5 bu
229 L
Mulching system Mulch cover
Front blade 46 in.
116.8 cm
Snow blower Two-stage, 44 in.
111.8 cm
Sprayer Tow-behind, 15 U.S. gal.
56.8 L
Mounted, 15 U.S. gal.
Tow-behind only, 25 U.S. gal.
94.6 L
Spreader Tow-behind only, 125-175 lb
57.7-80 kg
Front bumper Standard two-bar styled front bumper
Weather protection Snow cab
Sun canopy Yes
Bucket holder Yes, single bucket
Grass striping Lawn striping kit
Tow-behind tools 16

Safety

Meets ANSI standard Yes
Meets OPEI standard Yes
Backup protection Reverse Implement Option (RIO)
Safety video Yes

Seat

Type One piece with lumbar adjustment
Seat back height 15 in.
38.1 cm
Armrests No
Fore-aft adjustment While seated, 5.5 in.
14 cm
Seat suspension Tilt, two coil springs

Steering

Type Sector and pinion with single drag link and tie rod
Steering wheel Deluxe, diameter - 14 in.
35.6 cm
Tilt steering wheel No
Turning radius 18 in.
45.7 cm
Uncut circle radius 20 in.
50.8 cm
Four-wheel steer Not available on this model

Transaxle

Type Hydrostatic, 2-wheel drive
Control Two-pedal foot-controlled hydrostatic
Cruise control Standard
Oil cooler Fins and fan on transaxle
Oil filter Yes, not serviceable
Differential lock No
Forward speed 0-5.5 mph
0-8.9 km/h
Reverse speed 0-3.2 mph
0-5.1 km/h
Brakes Internal wet disk