John Deere 116

John Deere 116The John Deere 116 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the 100 Lawn series. This tractor was manufactured by the John Deere from 1981 to 1985. The John Deere 116 riding mower is equipped with a 0.7 L two-cylinder gasoline engine and gear type transmission with 5 forward and 1 reverse gear.

The John Deere 116 lawn tractor used the Briggs & Stratton 402707 engine. It is a 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40.0 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 87.0 mm (3.43 in) of the cylinder bore and 55.0 mm (2.17 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) of maximum output power.

The John Deere 116 is equipped with manual steering, disc brakes, open operator station and 9.5 liters (2.5 US gal.; 2.1 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the John Deere 116 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with manual lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere 46 in (1,160 mm) mower deck with manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 42 in (1,060 mm) blade
  • Front-mount John Deere 38 in (960 mm) snowblower

John Deere 116 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 116
Length 1,610 mm (63.4 in)
Width
Height 1,020 mm (40.2 in)
Wheel base 1,130 mm (44.5 in)
Weight 219 kg (483 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 9.5 liters (2.5 US gal.; 2.1 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton 402707
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 87.0 mm X 55.0 mm (3.43 in X 2.17 in)
Horsepower 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 5W-20, 30
Oil capacity: 1.4 L (1.5 US. qt, 1.2 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug AC R046, Champion RJ-12, Autolite 308
Spark plug gap 0.762 mm (0.030 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Disc
Transmission model Peerless
Transmission type Gear type
Gears 5 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 8.5 kmh (5.3 mph) Reverse: 2.7 (1.7 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 1.2 L (0.3 US. gal, 0.3 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15×6.00-6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 18×8.50-8, 20×10.00-8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO spped