The John Deere GX325 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the GX series of the John Deere lawn tractors. The JD GX325 was manufactured in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA from 2002 to 2003. This tractor used Kawasaki FH531V V-twin 90° engine.
The Kawasaki FH531V is a 494 cc (30.15 cu-in) air-cooled four-stroke gasoline engine. The FH531V has V-twin 90° design with vertical PTO shaft and overhead valves (OHV). The engine is equipped with float type carburetor with a fixed main jet and pulse type fuel pump.
The FH531V engine has a 68.0 mm (2.68 in) cylinder bore and 68.0 mm (2.68 in) piston stroke. Compression ratio rating is 8.5:1. The Kawasaki FH531V produced 18.0 HP (13.4 kW) at 3,600 rpm of maximum horsepower and 39.0 Nm (3.98 kg·m; 28.78 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm of torque.
The John Deere GX325 is equipped with Tuff Torq K71 hydrostatic transmission (infinite forward and reverse gears), manual steering and wet disc brakes. This tractor used open operator station. The GX325 tractor also features an electric starter and a 15.1 L (4-gallon) fuel tank.
Following attachments are available for the GX325 tractor:
- John Deere 48-inch mower deck – mid-mount 48-inch deck (1210.0 mm) deck with 3-blades and hydraulic lift
- John Deere blade – front-mount 1210.0 mm (48 in) blade with manual lift;
John Deere GX325 Specifications
|Model||John Deere GX325|
|Length||1,830 mm (72.25 in)|
|Width||990 mm (39 in)|
|Height||1,110 mm (43.6 in)|
|Wheel base||1,250 mm (49.2 in)|
|Weight||296 kg (654 lbs) – shiping|
|Fuel tank capacity||15.1 L (4 US gal.)|
|Engine model||Kawasaki FH531V|
|Displacement||494 cc (30.15 cu-in)|
|Bore x stroke||68.0 x 68.0 mm (2.68 x 2.68 in)|
|Power output||18.0 HP (13.4 kW) at 3,600 rpm|
|Starter type||Electric starter|
|Oil capacity||1.8 L (1.9 US.qt.)|
|Spark plug||NGK: BPMR6A; CHAMPION: RCJ8Y|
|Transmission and chassis|
|Transmission type||Hydrostatic (Tuff Torq K71)|
|Gears||Infinite forward and reverse|
Forward: up to 11.3 kmh (7.0 mph)
Reverse: up to 6.4 kmh (4.0 mph)
|Transmission oil capacity||4.7 L (5.0 qts)|
|Wheels and tires|
|Front tires||Lawn/turf: 16×6.50-8|
|Rear tires||Lawn/turf: 23×10.50-12|