The 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
|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)|
|Engine Kawasaki FH491V|
|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 capacity||1.9 L (2.1 US.qt.)|
|Spark plug||NGK: BPR4ES|
|Transmission and chassis|
|Transmission type||Hydrostatic transmission (Kanzaki / Tuff Torq K58)|
|Gears||Infinite forward and reverse|
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|