John Deere 65

John Deere 65The John Deere 65 is a riding lawn mower with small single-cylinder Tecumseh engine and belt-driven gear transmission with three forward and one reverse gear. The John Deere 65 was manufactured from 1978 to 1983.

This lawnmower used open operator station and mid-mount 28 inches (710 mm) mower deck with the single blade. The John Deere 65 used an air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine with vertical PTO shaft and recoil starter. This Tecumseh engine produces 5.0 HP (3.7 kW).

The John Deere 65 is equipped with gear transmission (4×2 2WD) and independent mid-PTO shaft with a mechanical clutch.

John Deere 65 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 65
Length 1,300 mm (52 in)
Width 1,020 mm (40 in)
Height 0,970 mm (38 in)
Wheel base 1,020 mm (40 in)
Dry weight 142 kg (270 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 1.9 L (0.5 US gal)
Tires size
Front tires 4.10×3.50-4
Rear tires 4.80×4.00-8
Engine model Tecumseh
Fuel Gasoline
Bore x stroke
Power output 5.0 HP (3.7 kW)
Starter type Recoil
Oil type 10W30
Oil capacity 0.81 L
Spark plug Champion RJ8C
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 (2WD)
Transmission type Belt-driven gear transmission
Gears Three forward and one reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 6.1 kmh (3.8 mph)
Reverse: up to 4.0 kmh (2.5 mph)
Mower deck
Deck type Mid-mount mower deck with one blade
Deck size 710 mm (28 in.)
Height range