John Deere L120

John Deere L120The John Deere L120 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the L100 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere from 2003 to 2005.

The John Deere L120 is equipped with one of two engines: a 0.7 L v-twin Briggs & Stratton CV40 gasoline engine or a 0.7 L v-twin Briggs & Stratton Intek 40 gasoline engine and belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears. The JD L120 is equipped with manual steering, disc brakes, open operator station and 7.9 liters (2.1 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor used following engines:

  • Briggs & Stratton CV40 (2003-2004). It is a 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40.0 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 22.3 PS (16.4 kW; 22.0 HP) of maximum output power.
  • Briggs & Stratton Intek 40 (2005). It is a 0.7 L, 655 cm2, (40.0 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 L120 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 48 in (1,210 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 46 in (1,160 mm) blade
  • Front-mount John Deere 0422GX 42 in (1,070 mm) two-stage snow blower with manual lift

John Deere L120 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere L120
Length 1,525 mm (60 in)
Width 910 mm (35.8 in)
Height 980 mm (38.6 in)
Wheel base
Weight 241 kg (531 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-twin
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 SAE 10W-30, API: SG or SF
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2.01 US. qt, 1.67 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug gap 1.0 mm (0.040 in)
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton Intek 40
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
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 SAE 10W-30, API: SG or SF
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2.01 US. qt, 1.67 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)
Ignition air gap 0.203-0.305 mm (0.008-0.012 in)
Intake valve clearance 0.102-0.152 mm (0.004-0.006 in)
Exhaust valve clearance 0.230-0.280 mm (0.009-0.011 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Disc
Transmission model Tuff Torq HD K46
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.9 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 5.2 (3.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.3 L (2.43 US. qt, 2.02 Imp. qt.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.5-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 22×9.5-12
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Independent with mechanical clutch
Middle PTO spped