John Deere LX176

John Deere LX176The John Deere LX176 is a lawn and garden tractor from the John Deere LX100-series. The John Deere LX176 garden tractor was produced at the John Deere Horicon Works plant (Horicon, Wisconsin, USA) from 1991 to 1998.

The John Deere LX176 tractor used an air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke Kawasaki FC420V gasoline engine with vertical PTO shaft. The FC420V engine has an OHV (overhead valve) design; cast-iron cylinder liner; reciprocating balancer; float type carburetor with fixed main jet; flywheel magneto transistor type ignition system; mechanical governor.

An 89.0 mm (3.5 in) cylinder bore and 68.0 mm (2.68 in) piston stroke give the motor a total of 423 cc of displacement. Compression ratio rating is 8.4:1. The Kawasaki FC420V motor produced 14.0 HP (10.4 kW) at 3,600 rpm of horsepower and 30.6 Nm (3.12 kg·m; 22.58 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm of torque.

The John Deere LX176 is equipped with Tuff Torq K61 belt-driven hydrostatic transmission (infinite forward and reverse), mechanical band brakes, and manual sector-and-pinion steering. This tractor used open operator station, independent PTO-shaft with electric clutch and 9.5 L (2.5 US gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for The John Deere LX176 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 960.0 mm (38 in) mower deck with 2-blade and manual lift
  • Front-mount John Deere 960.0 mm (38 in) single-stage snow blower
  • Front-mount John Deere 1060.0 mm (42 in) single-stage snow blower

John Deere LX176 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere LX176
Length 1,670 mm (66.1 in)
Width 1,260 mm (49.7 in)
Height 1,020 mm (40.2 in)
Wheel base 1,160 mm (45.9 in)
Weight
Fuel tank capacity 9.5 L (2.5 US gal)
Battery 12V
Engine
Engine model Kawasaki FC420V
Fuel Gasoline
Displacement 423 cc (25.8 cu-in)
Bore x stroke 89.0 x 68.0 mm (3.5 x 2.68 in)
Power output 14.0 HP (10.4 kW) at 3,600 rpm
Starter type Electric starter
Oil type 10W-30
Oil capacity 1.3 L (1.4 US. qt)
Spark plug NGK: BPR5ES; CHAMPION: RN11YC
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 (2WD)
Transmission type Hydrostatic transmission (Tuff Torq K61)
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph)
Reverse: up to 4.0 kmh (2.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 3.4 L (3.6 qts)
PTO-shaft
PTO type Front, independent with electric clutch
PTO speed 3,600
Wheels and tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15×6.00-6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20×10.00-8