John Deere LX173

John Deere LX173The John Deere LX173 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LX 100 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA from 1996 to 1998. The John Deere LX173 is equipped with a 0.4 L single-cylinder gasoline engine and Gear type transmission with 5 forward and 1 reverse gear.

The JD LX173 lawn tractor used the Kohler CV15S engine. It is a 0.4 L, 426 cm2, (26.0 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 89.0 mm (3.5 in) of the cylinder bore and 66.0 mm (2.6 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP) of maximum output power.

The John Deere LX173 is equipped with manual sector-and-pinion steering, external disc brakes, open operator station, 9.5 liters (2.5 US gal.; 2.1 Imp. gal) fuel tank and mid-mount John Deere 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with manual lift.

John Deere LX173 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere LX173
Length 1,680 mm (66.1 in)
Width 1,262 mm (49.7 in)
Height 1,020 mm (40.2 in)
Wheel base 1,162 mm (45.7 in)
Weight 238 kg (525 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 9.5 liters (2.5 US gal.; 2.1 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 295A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine model Kohler CV15S
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.4 L, 426 cm2, (26.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 89.0 mm X 66.0 mm (3.5 in X 2.6 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.8 L (1.9 US. qt, 1.6 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual sector-and-pinion
Brakes External disc on transaxle
Transmission model Peerless 801
Transmission type Gear type
Gears 5 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 9.2 kmh (5.7 mph) Reverse: 4.4 (2.7 mph)
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 electric clutch
Front PTO spped