John Deere 66

John Deere 66The John Deere 66 is a riding lawn mower with small single-cylinder Tecumseh engine and belt-driven gear transmission with five forward and one reverse gear. The John Deere 66 lawn mower was manufactured from 1975 to 1977.

This lawnmower used open operator station and mid-mount 30 inches (760 mm) mower deck with the single blade. The John Deere 66 used an air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine with vertical PTO shaft and recoil starter. This Tecumseh engine produces 6.0 HP (4.5 kW).

The John Deere 66 is equipped with gear transmission (4×2 2WD), manual steering, disc brakes and independent mid-PTO shaft with a mechanical clutch.

John Deere 66 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 66
Wheel base
Dry weight 138 kg (304 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 3.8 L (1.0 US gal)
Tires size
Front tires 11×4.00-5
Rear tires 4.80×4.00-8
Engine model Tecumseh
Fuel Gasoline
Bore x stroke
Power output 6.0 HP (4.5 kW)
Starter type Recoil
Oil type 10W30
Oil capacity 0.8 L
Spark plug Champion RJ8C
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 (2WD)
Transmission type Belt-driven gear transmission
Gears Five forward and one reverse
Ground speed
Mower deck
Deck type Mid-mount mower deck with one blade
Deck size 760 mm (30 in.)
Height range