The John Deere 312 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the 300 series. This tractor was manufactured by the John Deere in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA from 1977 to 1978. The John Deere 312 is equipped with a 0.5 L single-cylinder gasoline engine and shaft-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.
The John Deere 312 garden tractor used the Kohler K301AQS engine. It is a 0.5 L, 476 cm2, (29.0 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 85.7 mm (3.37 in) of the cylinder bore and 82.6 mm (3.25 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,500 rpm of maximum output power.
The John Deere 312 is equipped with manual steering, open operator station and 17.0 liters (4.5 US gal.; 3.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.
Following attachments are available for the John Deere 312 garden tractor:
- Mid-mount John Deere 38 in (960 mm) mower deck
- Mid-mount John Deere 46 in (1,160 mm) mower deck
John Deere 312 Specifications
|Model||John Deere 312|
|Weight||344 kg (758 lbs)|
|Fuel tank capacity||17.0 liters (4.5 US gal.; 3.7 Imp. gal)|
|Cabin type||Open operator station|
|Engine model||Kohler K301AQS|
|Engine type||Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline|
|Displacement||0.5 L, 476 cm2, (29.0 cu·in)|
|Bore and stroke||85.7 mm X 82.6 mm (3.37 in X 3.25 in)|
|Horsepower||12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,500 rpm|
|Oil type||API SF or SG|
|Spark plug||Champion RH10|
|Transmission and chassis|
|Transmission model||Sundstrand 15|
|Transmission type||Shaft-driven hydrostatic|
|Gears||Infinite forward and reverse|
|Front tires||Lawn/turf: –|
|Rear tires||Lawn/turf: –|