John Deere LT180

John Deere LT180The John Deere LT180 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LT series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA from 2002 to 2005. The John Deere LT180 is equipped with a 0.5 L two-cylinder gasoline engine and belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The John Deere LT180 lawn tractor used the Kawasaki FH500V engine. It is a 0.5 L, 494 cm2, (30.1 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 68.0 mm (2.68 in) of the cylinder bore and 68.0 mm (2.68 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP) of maximum output power.

The John Deere LT180 is equipped with manual sector-and-pinion steering, mechanical disc brakes, open operator station and 7.5 liters (2 US gal.; 1.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the John Deere LT180 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 42 in (1,060 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere 48 in (1,160 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 44 in (1,110 mm) blade with manual lift

John Deere LT180 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere LT180
Length 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Width 1,210 mm (47.6 in)
Height 1,040 mm (40.9 in)
Wheel base 1,210 mm (47.6 in)
Weight 230 kg (507 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 Kawasaki FH500V
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 494 cm2, (30.1 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 68.0 mm X 68.0 mm (2.68 in X 2.68 in)
Horsepower 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30, API SF, SG, SH, or
Oil capacity: 1.8 L (1.9 US. qt, 1.6 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion: RCJ8Y; NGK: BPMR6A
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual sector-and-pinion
Brakes Mechanical disc
Transmission model Tuff Torq K46
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 9.3 kmh (5.8 mph) Reverse: 5.6 (3.5 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