John Deere LT166

John Deere LT166The John Deere LT166 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LT series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA from 1998 to 2001. The JD LT166 is equipped with a 0.5 L V-twin gasoline engine and hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The John Deere LT166 lawn tractor used the Briggs & Stratton 303777 engine. It is a 0.5 L, 479 cm2, (29.2 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 68.6 mm (2.7 in) of the cylinder bore and 66.0 mm (2.6 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) of maximum output power.

The John Deere LT166 is equipped with manual steering, open operator station and 7.5 liters (2 US gal.; 1.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the JD LT166 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 38: 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere Freedom 42: 42 in (1,060 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere 48C: 48 in (1,160 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 4291M: 42 in (1,060 mm) blade with manual lift

John Deere LT166 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere LT166
Length 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Width 910 mm (35.8 in)
Height 1,030 mm (40.6 in)
Wheel base
Weight 180 kg (397 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 7.5 liters (2 US gal.; 1.6 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 160A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton 303777
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 479 cm2, (29.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 68.6 mm X 66.0 mm (2.7 in X 2.6 in)
Horsepower 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30
Oil capacity: 1.5 L (1.6 US. qt, 1.3 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug gap 1.02 mm (0.040 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model Tuff-Torq K51
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.8 (3 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15×6.00-6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20×10.00-8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with manual clutch
Front PTO spped