Specifications

Buyer's notes

Notes Heavy-duty garden tractor transaxle
Steering spindle bushings for long life
Built-in rear weight bracket
Warranty 4 year/500 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 - each holds up to four Quik-Tatch weights, 42 lb
19 kg
Receiver hitch No
Front axle Cast iron front axle, front wheel ball bearings
Spindle bushings Metal, replaceable
Front tires 15x6.5-8
Rear tires 24x12-12 turf
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 Yes, under seat and covered toolbox
Service interval decal Yes
Fender handles/grips Handles
Cup holder Yes
Equipment mounting Yes, heavy duty

Dimensions

Height 45 in.
114.3 cm
Overall length 75 in.
190.5 cm
Wheelbase 51.2 in.
130 cm
Width with mower 62.5 in.
159 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 53.6 in.
136 cm
Width without mower 41 in.
104.1 cm
Weight Mower, no fuel, 748 lb
339 kg

Electrical system

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

Engine

Power 24 hp
17.9 kW
Displacement 44.3 cu in.
726 cc
Manufacturer/model FS730V
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 and carburetor
Fuel gauge Gauge on dash
Fuel tank location Rear
Fuel fill opening On left fender, 3 in.
7.6 cm
Fuel tank capacity 4.4 U.S. gal.
16.7 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 belts

Mower deck

Type Side discharge
Cutting width 48 in.
122 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 48A (standard)
Rear bagger 7, 14, 19 bu
247, 493, 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 48 in.
121.9 cm
Snow blower Two-stage, 44 in.
111.8 cm
Rotary tiller Mechanical, 30 in.
76.2 cm
Sleeve hitch Yes, implements include box scraper, rear blade, plow, disk, and cultivator
Plow, moldboard Yes
Box scraper Yes
Cultivator Yes
Rear blade Yes
Sprayer Tow-behind, 15, 25, 45 U.S. gal.
56.8, 94.6, 170.3 L
Mounted, 25 U.S. gal.
94.6 L
Spreader 125, 175 lb
57.7, 79.4 kg
Mounted, 125 lb
57.7 kg
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 19

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 14 in.
35.6 cm
Tilt steering wheel No
Turning radius 16 in.
40.6 cm
Uncut circle radius 23 in.
58 cm

Transaxle

Type K72 hydrostatic integrated with transaxle
Control Twin Touch™ pedals
Cruise control Yes, button on dash
Oil cooler Fins and fan on transaxle
Oil filter Yes
Differential lock Standard
Forward speed 0-7.2 mph
0-11.6 km/h
Reverse speed 0-5.2 mph
0-8.4 km/h
Brakes Internal wet disc