John Deere X340

John Deere X340The John Deere X340 is a lawn and garden tractor from the John Deere X-series. The John Deere X360 garden tractor was produced at the John Deere Horicon Works plant (Horicon, Wisconsin, USA) from 2006 to 2011. The X340 used Kawasaki FH721V engine and Kanzaki K58 (Tuff Torq K58) transmission.

The Kawasaki FH721V is a 675 cc, (41.20 cu-in) V-twin 90° air-cooled 4-stroke internal combustion small gasoline motor with a vertical shaft. The FH721V has cast-iron cylinder liners and overhead valves (OHV). The engine is equipped with twin-barrel, float type carburetor with fixed main jet; pulse type fuel pump and flywheel magneto transistor type ignition system. A 72.5 mm (2.85 in) cylinder bore and 76 mm (2.99 in) piston stroke give the motor a total of 675 cc (41.19 cu-in) of displacement. Compression ratio rating is 8.1:1.

The Kawasaki FH721V develops 25.3 PS (18.6 kW; 25.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm and 56.0 Nm (5.7 kg·m; 41.3 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm of torque.

The John Deere X340 tractor is equipped with the Kanzaki K58 (Tuff Torq K58) variable speed hydrostatic transmission (infinite forward and reverse) and manual steering. This tractor used open operator station and 13.2 L (3.5 US gal.) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for The John Deere X340 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 54X (Xtra Mower) – 1,370 mm (54 in) mower deck with 3-blade and manual lift
  • Front-mount blade – 1,110 mm (44 in) with manual lift
  • Front-mount snow blower – 1,110 mm (44 in) dual-stage with hydraulic lift

John Deere X340 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere X340
Length 1,730 mm (72 in)
Width 980 mm (38.5 in)
Height 1,090 mm (43 in)
Wheel base 1,250 mm (49.4 in)
Weight (without mower deck) 271 kg (598 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 13.2 L (3.5 US gal)
Battery 12V
Engine Kawasaki FH491V
Engine model FH721V
Fuel Gasoline
Displacement 675 cc (41.2 cu-in)
Bore x stroke 72.5 x 76.0 mm (2.85 x 2.99 in)
Power output 25.0 HP (18.6 kW) at 3,600 rpm
Starter type Electric starter
Oil type 10W-30
Oil capacity 1.9 L (2.1 US.qt.)
Spark plug NGK: BPR4ES
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 (2WD)
Transmission type Hydrostatic transmission (Kanzaki / Tuff Torq K58)
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 9.3 kmh (5.8 mph)
Reverse: up to 5.6 kmh (3.5 mph)
Wheels and tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 22×11.00-10