Specifications

Buyer's notes

Notes One-piece hood for easy service access, molded-in color hood material reduces sound and will not rust or dent
Durable E-coat primer and powder-paint finish
Warranty 4 year/300 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 Welded heavy-duty
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Weight bracket Standard rear, optional front
Receiver hitch No
Front axle Cast iron front axle, front wheel ball bearings
Spindle bushings No
Front tires 15x6.5-8
Rear tires 22x11-10
Hood material Molded-in color hood material reduces sound, will not rust or dent
Fender deck material Stamped steel
Floor mats Sure-grip rubber
Storage On fender and under seat
Service interval decal Yes
Fender handles/grips No
Cup holder Yes
Equipment mounting Yes, heavy duty

Dimensions

Height 47 in.
120 cm
Overall length 72 in.
182.9 cm
Wheelbase 49.4 in.
125.5 cm
Width with mower 68.4 in.
174 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 59.4 in.
151 cm
Width without mower 38.5 in.
97.8 cm
Weight Mower, no fuel, 659 lb
299 kg

Electrical system

Battery 12 V
340 CCA
Charging system Flywheel alternator, regulated, 15 amp
Engine starter Bendix
Hourmeter Yes
Headlights Two standard, incandescent, 27 W
Taillights or reflector No
Backup lights No
Rear work lights No
12-V outlet Optional

Engine

Power 22 hp
16.4 kW
Displacement 44.3 cu in.
726 cc
Manufacturer/model FS651V
Type Overhead valve, full-pressure lube, oil filter
Cylinders V-twin, cast-iron liners
Governor Mechanical
Choke/speed control Separate levers, automatic choke return
Cooling method Air
Air cleaner Dry, replaceable with foam precleaner
Oil drain No tools

Fuel system

Type Gasoline
Fuel delivery Pulse pump, carburetor
Fuel gauge Gauge on dash
Fuel tank location Rear
Fuel fill opening On left fender, 3 in.
7.6 cm
Fuel tank capacity 3.3 U.S. gal.
12.5 L

Lift system

Type Foot pedal with adjustable spring assist
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 Yes

Mower attachability

Type Roll under tractor
Front draft arms Attached with spring pins at two points
Rear draft arms Quick-pull pins
Mower wheels rotate Yes, 90 degrees for easy mower removal
Drive system Dual belt

Mower deck

Type Side discharge
Cutting width 54 in.
137 cm
Construction Stamped steel deck shell
Mower deck material 10 gauge
0.135 in.
3.4 mm
Mower wash port Yes
Mower drive system Electric power take-off (PTO) clutch, in-line belt
Mower wheels Four
Mower wheel adjustment Seven-position, spring-loaded pin
Mower level adjustment Exact Adjust ports and onboard deck-leveling gauge

Optional equipment

Mowers 54A (standard)
Rear bagger 7, 19 bu
247, 670 L
Powered material collection Power Flow? blower
Mulching system Yes, MulchControl?
Front thatcher 38, 46, 54 in.
96.5, 116.8, 137.2 cm
Front blade 44 in.
111.8 cm
Snow blower Two-stage, 44 in.
111.8 cm
Sprayer Tow-behind, 15 U.S. gal.
56.8 L
Tow-behind, 25 U.S. gal.
94.6 L
Mounted, 25 U.S. gal.
Spreader Tow-behind, 125 lb
57.7 kg
Tow-behind, 175 lb
79.4 kg
Mounted, 125 lb
Front bumper Styled bumper option
Brush guard Yes
Weather protection Weather enclosure
Sun canopy Yes
Bucket holder Yes, double bucket
Grass striping Lawn striping kit
Tractor shovel 40 in.
101.6 cm
Tow-behind tools 16

Safety

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

Seat

Type Open-back design with grasp
Seat back height 15 in.
38.1 cm
Armrests No
Fore-aft adjustment While seated, slide rail, 14-position, 7 in.
17.8 cm
Seat suspension Tilt, two coil springs, three-position no-tools adjustment for operator weight

Steering

Type Manual, sector and pinion
All-wheel steer Not available on this model
Steering wheel Large, 14 in.
35.6 cm
Tilt steering wheel No
Turning radius 16 in.
40.6 cm
Uncut circle radius 18 in.
45.7 cm

Transaxle

Type K58 hydrostatic integrated with transaxle
Control Twin Touch? pedals
Cruise control Yes, button on dash
Oil cooler Fins and fan on transaxle
Oil filter Internal, not replaceable
Differential lock No
Forward speed 0-6.2 mph
0-10 km/h
Reverse speed 0-3.5 mph
0-5.6 km/h
Brakes Internal wet disc