John Deere L118

John Deere L118The John Deere L118 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the L100 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere from 2003 to 2005. The John Deere L118 lawn tractor is equipped with a 0.7 L V-twin gasoline Briggs & Stratton engine and belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The John Deere L118 is equipped with manual steering, independent middle PTO shaft with a mechanical clutch, open operator station and 7.9 liters (2.1 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines and transmission:

  • In 2003 and 2004 this tractor used the Briggs & Stratton CV40 engine and Tuff Torq K46V transmission.. The Briggs & Stratton CV40 is a 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40 cu·in) V-Twin natural aspirated gasoline engine with 75.4 mm (2.97 in) of the cylinder bore and 73.4 mm (2.89 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 20.3 PS (14.9 kW; 20.0 HP) of maximum output power.
  • In 2005 the John Deere L118 used the Briggs & Stratton 407777 engine and Tuff Torq T40 hydrostatic transmission.. The Briggs & Stratton 407777 is a 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40 cu·in) V-Twin natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 75.4 mm (2.97 in) and the piston stroke is 73.4 mm (2.89 in). This engine produced 22.3 PS (16.4 kW; 22.0 HP) of maximum output power.

Following attachments are available for JD L118 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 42 in (1,070 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 42 in (1,070 mm) two-stage snow blower with manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 43.5 in (1,110 mm) two-stage snow blower with manual lift

John Deere L118 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere L118
Length 1,524 mm (60 in)
Width 910 mm (35.8 in)
Height 980 mm (38.6 in)
Wheel base
Weight 235 kg (518 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 7.9 liters (2.1 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V Type BCI Group U1
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton CV40
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 75.4 mm X 73.4 mm (2.97 in X 2.89 in)
Horsepower 20.3 PS (14.9 kW; 20.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type API: SG or SF
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2.01 US. qt, 1.67 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton 407777
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 75.4 mm X 73.4 mm (2.97 in X 2.89 in)
Horsepower 22.3 PS (16.4 kW; 22.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type API: SG or SF
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2.01 US. qt, 1.67 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model Tuff Torq K46V (2003-2004)
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 9.2 kmh (5.7 mph) Reverse: 5.5 (3.4 mph)
Transmission model Tuff Torq T40 (2005)
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.9 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 5.2 (3.2 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15×6-6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20×10-8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Independent with mechanical clutch
Middle PTO spped